Oops! We Apologize for the Inconvenience

Oops! We Apologize for the Inconvenience

The Kingston office phones and internet are temporarily down today (Friday, March 2). We apologize for any inconvenience this causes, and are working to get them back up and running as soon as possible. In the meantime, if you need to reach us, please call either 865.603.0522 or 615.322.9900. Thanks so much!

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Thank you!

Thank you!

To all those who came out on that rainy night to join us at the SESAC Building for more comprehensive information on the new tax reforms, Thank You! We also want to Thank First Tennessee Bank’s Music Industry Division for their sponsorship of the event. On stage were Richard Bringenberg, CPA and Keith Uselton, CPA from UCB along with Andrew Kintz of First Tennessee Bank as moderator. Although there were several favorite deductions that...

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The Party’s (Mostly) Over in 2018

The Party’s (Mostly) Over in 2018

Students of history and those old enough to remember may recall Presidents Carter and Ford both criticized the “three martini lunch,” the quintessential Mad Men era business lunch during which both host and client were reputed to overindulge in the name of schmoozing. It may have killed afternoon productivity, but it was a tax deductible business expense, according to the IRS at the time. A normal part of doing business. Today it’s more likely...

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International Law Annual Forum in Nashville

International Law Annual Forum in Nashville

The 2018 International Law Annual Forum will be held in Nashville from 12 – 4:15 on February 15, at the Tennessee Bar Center, 221 Fourth Avenue North, 2nd floor. It qualifies for Tennessee CLE credit. Sponsors include Uselton, Clay & Bright, SunTrust Private Wealth, and Bloomberg Law. The focus this year is International Investment and Entrepreneurship: Law, Policy and Practice. The conference will consist of three international expert...

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If you have a business, you need a CPA

If you have a business, you need a CPA

Rhonda Abrams is a business author and columnist for USA TODAY. In a recent column, she pointed out that A) business resolutions are far easier to implement and keep than personal New Year’s resolutions, and B) suggested some good ones for business owners to make in 2018. Top of her list? Find a good accountant. We say a hearty Amen to that. Abrams went on to say that most of the new tax laws took effect as of January 1, and as a business...

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Tax Season is Here

Tax Season is Here

There are many new tax laws and regulations that impact 2018, but for now, it’s time to concentrate on filing taxes for the year just past. Your tax returns will be due Tuesday, April 17, and the best time to start gathering your information is now. All of the old tax rules and deductions apply, so put together your records for proof of health insurance, any unreimbursed travel expenses, as well as wages, expenses and W-2 forms. After your...

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