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The Coronavirus Impact On Business Around Parma

The Coronavirus Impact On Business Around Parma

I want to check in with you, because these are obviously unprecedented times for ALL of us.How are things going for your business right now? Shoot me back an email through the email button at the top of the page and let me know.(I should say from the outset that I'm...

How to Stop Wasting Time in your Parma Business

How to Stop Wasting Time in your Parma Business

With all of the talk of quarantines, panic, and medical opinions flying faster than sports takes, there are so many unique, emotional temptations for us to give into these days.First, there's the fear. Clearly, I'm a tax accountant -- not a doctor -- so my advice here...

Estate Planning For Parma Business Owners

Estate Planning For Parma Business Owners

We're rolling through busy season, and have begun to connect with many of our great Parma clients. Already wrapped a few very elegant tax returns (if I do say so myself).One of my favorite things about this time of year is connecting with all of you, and getting...

My Parma Small Business Health Quiz (Part 2)

Last week, I began asking you a series of questions, and I'd like you to thoughtfully consider the questions I'm asking, and send me back an email through the email button at the top of the page with YOUR answers.You don't have to email back, of course ... but please...

My Parma Small Business Health Quiz (Part 1)

My Parma Small Business Health Quiz (Part 1)

Things are getting busier around Ye Olde Accountacy Shoppe (i.e. Trent Accounting) as more and more Parma business owners are touching base to get on our calendar for the next few weeks.Will you join them?If so, great. You know how to find us. Let us know if we can...

Five Tips To Build A Healthy Company Culture by Linda Trent

Five Tips To Build A Healthy Company Culture by Linda Trent

Like many Parma business owners, you probably set some goals for 2020.So ... hmmm ... how are you doing on those?Based on data collected by Statistic Brain, 27.4 percent of people typically abandon their resolutions within a week. Within two weeks of January 1st, 31.6...

Linda Trent’s 2019 Personal Income Tax Documents List

Linda Trent’s 2019 Personal Income Tax Documents List

So yes ... you run a business.Which affords you some massive opportunities not available to Parma wage employees on your PERSONAL taxes (depending, of course, on how everything is set up for you).So that likely means that you have a couple different tax returns to...

Influence and Leadership In The Digital Age by Linda Trent

Influence and Leadership In The Digital Age by Linda Trent

Here's a truth that some Parma entrepreneur-types HATE to acknowledge: uptight accountants are a useful bunch.One of the things we really like, btw, is getting AHEAD of the game for our Parma clients.Which, regardless of your entity structure, means that I'd like to...

The Three Kinds of Customers For Parma Businesses

The Three Kinds of Customers For Parma Businesses

Bar none, the most important asset in your Parma business is your client and customer list. This is even true if you are in a "capital-intensive" business with significant material assets. In fact, I'd be very interested to hear someone make a strong case that it...

Protecting Your Focus At All Costs by Linda Trent

Protecting Your Focus At All Costs by Linda Trent

War drums beating in Iran.Impeachment (?) proceedings. Democratic primaries.Weird economic signals.There is literally SO MUCH that can rob you of your greatest asset as we move forward into 2020.And in case it wasn't obvious, I'm talking about your focus.As a local...

How Trent Accounting Plans to Make 2020 Our Best Year Ever

How Trent Accounting Plans to Make 2020 Our Best Year Ever

By the time you actually get to reading this, there is a very good chance that you're reading a voice from the last decade. 🙂 I make it a practice to prepare my posts to Parma clients and friends a few days in advance, and RIGHT NOW, it is still 2019.But 2020 is...