Julie has been a part of the Zion team since the beginning. Although she has been a Staff Accountant since 1997, she has been in the background supporting ZCI as Mark's wife. Julie wears many hats at Zion & Company as not only staff accountant but business manager as well. She holds a teaching degree and taught high school chemistry before coming to ZCI.
Her most important job is that of wife, mom, and grandmother. Julie loves cooking and gardening in her free time, while also serving on various church and community programs in the region.
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: