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Washington Tax Initiatives After the 2010 Midterm Elections

By Garry Fujita On November 2, 2010, the Washington voters made several decisions.  These decisions impact both immediate and future tax and budget issues for the State of Washington.  The voters reviewed and voted on three key initiatives.  One proposed … Continue reading

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Is The SEC Going To Significantly Raise The Accredited Investor Thresholds?

Significantly raising the financial thresholds would be a disaster for the startup community. Continue reading

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New Accounting Standards Will Drive Changes in Real Estate Industry Practices

By John W. Hanley, Jr. 11.04.10   In August 2010, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) released proposed new accounting rules for real estate and equipment leases. If these rules become effective, they will dramatically change the way leases are reported … Continue reading

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Obama Acknowledges The New Form 1099 Rules Need To Be Looked At

During his press conference today, President Obama acknowledged that the new Form 1099 rules needed to be looked at. He said that they were “probably counterproductive.” “That’s something we should take a look at,” he said. Let’s hope Congress repeals … Continue reading

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Stock Option Grant Checklist

If you are granting stock options, you might find this checklist helpful. Continue reading

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