Security Deposit Alternatives: Money Savers Or Money Drainers? – Realty Today

Excerpt: Going for a surety bond could subject your credit at risk according to Crystal Stranger of 1st Tax. “I would think that the bond companies would be much more likely to file against your credit or go into a collection process if there is damage,” she says. “Having a third party involved just complicates Read more about Security Deposit Alternatives: Money Savers Or Money Drainers? – Realty Today[…]

6 major risks of ignoring legacy modernization – MRC

Excerpt: What happens when you give your customers an outdated solution that doesn’t meet their needs? Chances are, they’ll find a new solution. But, what happens if your clients have no better options? As explained below, you’ll create frustrated clients. “Working in the tax field I see this issue all too often,” says Crystal Stranger, Read more about 6 major risks of ignoring legacy modernization – MRC[…]

Security Deposit Alternatives: Money Savers or Money Drainers? – See more at: http://www.trulia.com/blog/security-deposit-alternatives-money-savers-or-money-drainers – Trulia

Excerpt: Going for a surety bond could subject your credit at risk according to Crystal Stranger of 1st Tax. “I would think that the bond companies would be much more likely to file against your credit or go into a collection process if there is damage,” she says. “Having a third party involved just complicates Read more about Security Deposit Alternatives: Money Savers or Money Drainers? – See more at: http://www.trulia.com/blog/security-deposit-alternatives-money-savers-or-money-drainers – Trulia[…]

Have Air Travelers Reached Their Breaking Point Yet? – Huffington Post

Excerpt: Have airlines gone too far? Have they cut service to the point that no one wants to fly anymore? Some travelers say yes. Crystal Stranger, an accountant from Honolulu, reached her breaking point when United Airlines — which she describes as “the worst airline ever for traveling with small children” — first charged for Read more about Have Air Travelers Reached Their Breaking Point Yet? – Huffington Post[…]

Tax Community Questions Proposal to End IRS Union Representation- Tax Notes Today

Excerpt: Complications for Practitioners? One enrolled agent said that while the idea of ending NTEU representation at the IRS might appeal to some, the consequences could further impair tax practitioners’ ability to serve their clients. “I can understand the draw of de-unionizing the workforce, in that with lower wages and benefits, it would be possible Read more about Tax Community Questions Proposal to End IRS Union Representation- Tax Notes Today[…]

Gripes about air travel have some people swearing off certain carriers- Washington Post

Excerpt: Crystal Stranger, an accountant from Honolulu, reached her breaking point when United Airlines — which she describes as “the worst airline ever for traveling with small children” — first charged for her checked stroller and then dinged her for overweight baggage as well. “We had to take all our bags apart and re-pack” for Read more about Gripes about air travel have some people swearing off certain carriers- Washington Post[…]

What You Should Know About Pay Transparency – AmericanExpress.com

Excerpt: Crystal Stranger, president of tax firm 1st Tax, sees a major strategic benefit to the call for big businesses to be more transparent. “If they are listing how much their pay scales are for employees with varying levels of seniority, it becomes easier to determine pay scales and raise schedules,” Stranger explains. “This is Read more about What You Should Know About Pay Transparency – AmericanExpress.com[…]

How to Improve Your Credit Score by Separating Business From Pleasure – Go Banking Rates

Excerpt: You might be subject to an IRS tax audit. Crystal Stranger, president of 1st Tax and author of “The Small Business Tax Guide,” recommended keeping personal and business expenses separate to avoid an IRS tax audit. “If your business is audited and you have used personal credit cards to pay expenses, it opens the Read more about How to Improve Your Credit Score by Separating Business From Pleasure – Go Banking Rates[…]

10 Free Business Checking Accounts – Go Banking Rate

Should You Get a Free Business Checking Account? “Having a separate business account is crucial to protecting your business and personal financial lives,” said accountant Crystal Stranger, president of 1st Tax and author of “The Small Business Tax Guide.” Stranger explained that if personal accounts are used for business and the business is audited, your Read more about 10 Free Business Checking Accounts – Go Banking Rate[…]