Chris joined Zion & Company in September of 2014. Prior to that, he worked in public accounting and as an auditor for the SC Department of Revenue. Chris has extensive experience in sales and use tax, accommodations, and admissions tax. He provides tax compliance and planning services for individuals, corporation and partnerships. Chris attended Clemson University and received Bachelor of Science degrees in Accounting and Financial Management. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, and the South Carolina CPA Leadership Institute Class of 2014. Chris enjoys travel and watching Clemson football games!
Black Friday and Cyber Monday need no introduction, but for small business owners it’s all about Small Business Saturday—an annual holiday shopping tradition that gets communities out in support of their local small businesses. Small Business Saturday falls on November 24 this year, so if you haven’t already…start getting the word out.
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015 requires Forms 1099-MISC reporting non-employee compensation (NEC) in box 7 to be filed by January 31.
Small business owners in many communities offer downtown trick or treat events. Take advantage of this opportunity to build your business reputation. Involvement in local events goes a long way with both existing and prospective customers—indicating a vested interest in your community. Find creative ways to make your business stand out this trick-or-treat season. We hope the following suggestions will spark fun promotional ideas: