LB Carlson to Sponsor the 2019 Minnesota Manufacturing Conference
The 2019 Minnesota MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE Strengthen. Unify. Educate. Wednesday & Thursday, October 16 & 17, 2019 Minneapolis Marriott Northwest 7025 Northland Drive, N., Brooklyn Park, MN 55428 The Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association (MPMA) and the Manufacturers Alliance are co-hosting The…
63rd Annual PIM (Printing Industry Midwest) Golf Outing
LB Carlson was a proud beverage and hole sponsor at the Minnesota 63rd Annual PIM (Printing Industry Midwest) Golf Outing on August 8th, 2019 held at Bunker Hills Golf Club, Coon Rapids, MN.
You Could Get an Unexpected Tax Bill or a Refund for 2017 or 2018
ALERT!!!! You could get an unexpected tax bill or a refund for 2017 or 2018 from Minnesota Revenue! Minnesota Legislature’s 2019 Special Session partially conformed Minnesota tax law to 2017 federal tax law. Retroactively! The Minnesota legislature has a hard…
IRS Urges Paycheck Checkup
The IRS has launched a special campaign encouraging taxpayers to perform a “paycheck checkup” to ensure the right amount of tax is being withheld from their paychecks for 2019. This is particularly important given changes implemented by the Tax Cuts…
Did Legislators in St Paul Decide to Conform to Federal Tax Law?
A Rumor is Floating: Did our Whippersnapper Legislators in St Paul Decide to Conform to Federal Tax Law? In 2017, Congress and President Trump passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA). It dramatically changed the definition of…
LB Carlson Facilitates and Advises The John Roberts Company in their Asset Acquisition of HM Graphics, Inc.
LB Carlson was involved throughout the entire process including; initial valuation and assessment of investment opportunity, Letter of Intent negotiations, preparation of financial projections, due diligence, financing assistance, review of definitive agreements, structuring, general consultation and advisory to John Roberts…
Financial Statements Tell Your Business’s Story, Inside and Out
Ask many entrepreneurs and small business owners to show you their financial statements and they’ll likely open a laptop and show you their bookkeeping software. Although tracking financial transactions is critical, spreadsheets aren’t financial statements. In short, financial statements are…
Research and Development Tax Credits – An Untapped Opportunity in the Graphic Arts Industry
The Research and development (R&D) tax credit is a permanent fixture in the tax code. Some estimates put the amount of credit claimed at over $13 billion annually. This credit was established by congress to encourage business innovation, process improvement…
Vehicle-Expense Deduction Ins and Outs for Individual Taxpayers
It’s not just businesses that can deduct vehicle-related expenses. Individuals also can deduct them in certain circumstances. Unfortunately, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) might reduce your deduction compared to what you claimed on your 2017 return. For 2017,…
LB Carlson Employee Promotions
We are pleased to announce the following promotions to Principal at LB Carlson: Dan is a leader in the Minneapolis office attest department providing outstanding client service and creative solutions that contribute to the success of our clients. His dedicated…