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As trusted business advisors, we enjoy working with you to co-create ideas and co-develop innovative solutions for your business. Even amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, we still want to continue providing valuable information, including upcoming Houston events that we support, and think may be of interest to you. KCA Turnaround Management Association Client Exclusive: SEC Webinar National Association for Corporate Directors Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce If you have questions about any event details or…
PKF Texas is a proud sponsor of KCA’s next virtual evening event on December 1, 2020 from 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. CST. The final thought leadership event of the year will be moderated by PKF Texas Director Chip Schweiger, CPA, CGMA, and feature a discussion from KCA Founder and CEO, Kevin Carpenter, about energy transition. In his discussion, Carpenter will host a virtual candid conversation answering the question, “What does a low carbon energy future…
The IRS released new ruling and guidance on November 18, 2020 for businesses who received a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan, Revenue Ruling 2020-27 and Revenue Procedure 2020-51, which clarifies the tax deductibility of expenses related to loans that have not been forgiven. The PKF Texas team wants to share with you a special information document with timely considerations to start thinking about. Click the image to the right or download the document from our
Does anyone actually read footnotes? If they’re financial statement footnotes, the answer is usually “yes.” Footnotes can provide donors, governmental supporters and other stakeholders with critical information about your not-for-profit. So it’s important to work with your CPA to make sure your footnotes are accurate and thorough.…
Although planning is needed to help build the biggest possible nest egg in your traditional IRA (including a SEP-IRA and SIMPLE-IRA), it’s even more critical that you plan for withdrawals from these tax-deferred retirement vehicles. There are three areas where knowing the fine points of the IRA distribution rules can make a big difference in how much you and your family will keep after taxes:…
Companies have seen growth after entering third-party agreements, and even though there are benefits, risks can also come with the deal. The good news is these risks can be mitigated through monitored and managed with an effective program of internal and external controls. PKF Texas Contract Compliance Audit Manager, Carlos Gomez, recently published an article on the Houston Business Journal website discussing the complexities of third-party agreements. In his article, Carlos showcases common engagements where…
https://youtu.be/j8onFWSwTCA Byron: Welcome to The PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. My name is Byron Hebert. I’m the Chief Growth Officer here at PKF Texas, and today I want to introduce you to two of the faces of PKF Texas, Matt Goldston and Sam Razmandi. We’re going to talk to you today about one of the services PKF offers: our Outsourced Controller and CFO Program in the Entrepreneurial Advisory Service Department. Both these guys are experts…
According to a study conducted by the Association of Fraud Examiners (ACFE), fraud costs organizations about 5% of their annual revenues. For this year’s International Fraud Awareness Week, the Houston Chapter of the ACFE has lined up activities for friends, family and colleagues to join and participate in from November 15 – November 21 to raise awareness to fraud. The Houston Chapter of ACFE has shared the daily International Fraud Awareness Week activities, which include:…
The PKF Texas not-for-profit team hosted its next Zoom webinar, “Forging Ahead: Planning Your Fundraising and Investment for 2021.” Once again, PKF Texas Audit Senior Manager, Nicole Riley, CPA, CFE, moderated a panel, which included Ryan McCauley, Regional Director of Foundation & Institutional Advisory, Northern Trust; and Sara Wise, Senior Consultant, Mission Advancement. With 2021 around the corner and the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, not-for-profits are wondering about what the next year looks like for their…