Seven Steps to Get Started with Social Media

Social Media is a very hot topic.  Is it for you?  Here is our (short) journey down this path.

“Either you get it or you don’t.”  That’s what my consultant told me six months ago.  I didn’t get it.  Sure we had a website.  I got onto LinkedIn and made a few contacts.  Once in a while we would send out a blast e-mail.  What were we getting for this?  Not much.

Why I Asked My Son to Give Me a Power of Attorney

Recently my son turned 18.  In Connecticut this is considered the age of majority.  In other words, he can make his own decisions.  Well, that’s what the law says.  However, he’s still living under my roof, so he’s got to deal with me.  It’s probably more accurate, though, to say that I have to deal with him.

Tax Breaks for Hiring Your Child

Does your child need a job this summer?  Do you own a business and need some summertime help?  If so, consider hiring your child.  There may be some exceptional tax benefits for you.  If you own an unincorporated business and you employ your child under age 18, their wages are not subject to social security taxes.

Presentation at Manchester High School

Tom Scanlon, CPA, CFP® was recently a guest speaker at Manchester High School.  Tom's presentation with the students provided an overview of savings, loans, credit cards and income taxes.

Health Reform Seminar

BORGIDA & COMPANY, P.C. invites you to attend:

“Health Reform Reality-What You Need to Know Now”

               Presented by:  OVATION BENEFITS™

Highlights:    Small Business Tax Credit                      Grandfathered Plans                      Timeline of Changes Now to 2014

Date:  June 29, 2010 Time:  5:30–7:30 p.m. Location:  Borgida & Company, 360 East Center Street, Manchester

RSVP:   Lynn (860) 646-2465    

Light dinner and drinks served 5:30–6:00 p.m.