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Municipal Income Tax Webcast: What you need to know about state law changes

Sante Ghetti |

As teams begin to hit the field in preparation for the upcoming football season, we want to ensure you are also gearing up for the game-changing effective date of House Bill 5's municipal income tax laws. Municipalities are currently amending their existing income tax ordinances to incorporate the new law’s provisions, and your business should be prepping now too in order to be ready by the end of the year.

To take a deeper dive into the new law and help you plan now for changes that will impact you, your business or your clients, please join us as former Ohio Tax Commissioner Tom Zaino hosts a webcast on September 28th at 9:30 a.m.  Register here today!

Small Business Matters

Tips for Your Business: BYOD Can be a Boon to Productivity

Tony Felice, Inline Technology Services | Linktunity Expert |

Employees are increasingly using their own devices to do at least some of their work. BYOD (“Bring Your Own Device”) examples range from accessing company email and calendar remotely to working from home on a computer connected to the company network. Users often prefer to use their own tablets or laptops to access company systems, especially when working remotely.

Small Business Matters

Target Your Most Profitable Customers

Jeff Susbauer |

All customers are not created equal. Some are more profitable than others. Focusing on those customers who are more profitable can mean a big bottom-line increase for your business. But how do you do that? Jeff Susbauer, co-developer of the COSE Strategic Planning Course, has identified three key steps businesses should take to find out the answer to that question.


Spotlight

Ask the Expert: Are You Ready For the EMV Revolution?

Brendan Hickey, Solupay Processing Solutions | Linktunity Expert |

EMV is a form of contactless payment and is now the global standard for inter-operation of integrated circuit cards, or “chip cards.”  You might also hear EMV referred to as “chip cards,” “chip and PIN,” and “chip and signature.” The term EMV comes from the developers of this technology – Europay, Mastercard, and Visa. Some credit/debit cards already use this technology in the U.S., while other regions of the world such as Europe, China and Canada have been using it for years. EMV uses a small microprocessor that’s embedded into a credit or debit card. Banks and credit card companies want you to use them because they’re more secure than magnetic strip cards.