‘B’ is for budget: 3 easy ways to balance your business budget

The ZLC Group: 'B' is for B Budget: 3 best practices for balancing your business budget

You can’t run a successful business without knowing where your money is coming from and where it’s going. In short, you need a business budget. To help you and your business operate as efficiently as possible, here’s a quick guide to help you manage your business budget.   1. Take a look around your industry. […]

Welcome to the new look of The ZLC Group, CPAs!

ZLC Group: The tax man stands proudly in front of Buffalo's City Hall

A message from one of our partners – Edward Lavery, CPA   Dear clients, partners, and friends: For those of you who have been with us for a while, you’ve probably noticed a fresh new look at thezlcgroup.com. And for those of you who may be new to our website or business, welcome!  As we […]

 ‘A’ is for audit: Terms you need to know before your business audit

It’s time to conduct an audit for your business, but which industry terms and conditions do you need to know? Here’s a quick list of concepts to know—and tips to consider—before your business is audited this tax season.   AUDIT: a systematic review of your business transactions; a review of your financial records to verify […]

5 ways to avoid getting audited by the IRS

5 ways to avoid getting audited by the IRS

Can you feel it in the air? It’s that magical time of year again: tax season! For some, it’s a simple task. For others, it’s a bit more complicated than that. No matter which way you look at it, though, there is one universal truth to filing your taxes: Nobody wants to get audited. To […]

3 financial tasks to complete at the end of the year

3 financial tasks to complete at the end of the year

Like it or not, a new year is upon us—and that means looking back to see how we fared with our finances in 2021. To help you finish the year strong (or establish a plan for future success in 2022), here are a few financial tasks to consider before the clock strikes midnight on New […]