From The Desk Of: Darrel K. Zehm

Blocking Emergency Funds, Protecting Land, Withdrawing Troops, Spying on Russia

Blocking Emergency Funds, Protecting Land, Withdrawing Troops, Spying on Russia

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on Feb. 15 (H.J.Res. 46) – This resolution was an effort to block the national emergency declared by President Trump for the purpose of using funds previously allocated for other initiatives to build a border wall along the southern border shared with Mexico. The resolution, whichRead more about Blocking Emergency Funds, Protecting Land, Withdrawing Troops, Spying on Russia[…]

How to Determine a Business’ Health by its Net Profit Margin

How to Determine a Business’ Health by its Net Profit Margin

When it comes to figuring out a company’s net profit margin, this calculation gives a business and its financial officers a much better picture of the company’s profitability. Defining Net Profit Margin Net profit margin determines the percentage of revenue that ends up as profit after expenses are accounted for. Represented as a percentage, it’sRead more about How to Determine a Business’ Health by its Net Profit Margin[…]

Trump Tax Law Makes Now the Perfect Time for the Roth Conversion Retirement Trick

Trump Tax Law Makes Now the Perfect Time for the Roth Conversion Retirement Trick

Converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA takes some fortitude and faith in the future numbers because this change can accelerate your tax bill. The current market and tax rate cuts from President Trump’s plan, however, are creating an environment ripe for conversions and making the move much more palatable. Together, these two factorsRead more about Trump Tax Law Makes Now the Perfect Time for the Roth Conversion Retirement Trick[…]