All News for the Month of November 2013
Pay Attention - New Taxes, Penalties Coming with Obamacare
By JENNIFER ROBISON, LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNALWe’re talking accounting today. You’re already bored, aren’t you?But you’d better look alive, because the taxes we’re describing relate to the...
Financial Fridays (Aired December 6, 2013)
After a “Best Of” show during Thanksgiving Week, we were back live with Financial Fridays on December 6. Our guests this week included:Geoffrey Lawrence, NPRI Director, The Nevada Policy Research Institute...
PBTK Growth Leads to Larger Office Space in Salt Lake City
December 4, 2013 – Full-service accounting firm Piercy Bowler Taylor and Kern (PBTK) announces the relocation and expansion of its Utah office. The recent addition of three Principals and as many practice...
Survey: More 401(k) Plans to Provide Financial Advisers to Workers
(Reuters) - What will your 401(k) look like in five years? Not the account balance - that will be determined mainly by the size of your contributions and market performance - but the plan itself. There's a good...
Retirement Plan Deadlines - December 2013
Retirement plan administrators and 401(k) plan sponsors should be aware of the following December 2013 administrative deadlines for defined contribution and defined benefit plans:Defined Contribution Plan DeadlinesDecember...
Financial Fridays (Aired November 22, 2013)
This week’s Financial Fridays radio show (KLAV 1230) included a few familiar voices. Our guests included:Sean Shamsi, Owner-The Shamsi Law Firm (Los Angeles) was also on the show. He is an attorney practicing...
PBTK Celebrates Twenty Three Years of Growth
November 20, 2013 – Full-service accounting firm Piercy Bowler Taylor and Kern (PBTK) celebrates twenty three years of continued growth, resulting in a firm ranked as the largest locally-owned CPA firm in Southern...
Las Vegas Business Press Ranks Accounting Firms
The Las Vegas Business Press recently ranked PBTK as the largest accounting and tax preparation firm in Las Vegas, based on the number of Certified Public Accountants (CPAs). See below for a PDF of the article with...
Financial Fridays (Aired November 15, 2013)
This Friday’s show featured Chuck Ley and Clay Overlien in studio joined by our regular guest-host Jay Beltz of PBTK, plus a call-in from Bob Green.Jay Beltz, ERPA, QPA, is PBTK’s Director of Pension Services....
Financial Fridays (Aired November 8, 2013)
This week’s Financial Friday radio show (KLAV 1240 AM) featured a special guest host, Andrea Murad. A freelance journalist whose career has spanned Wall Street and Main Street, Andrea understands how the financial...
IRS Announces 2014 Pension Plan Limitations; Taxpayers May Contribute Up to $17,500 to Their 401(k)
The Internal Revenue Service recently announced cost of living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for pension plans and other retirement-related items for tax year 2014. Some pension limitations such as those...
Aon Hewitt: DC plans trying harder to ensure retirement security
A recent article in Pensions & Investments said defined contribution plans are doing more to make sure their participants can have financial security in retirement, according to a survey from Aon Hewitt.According...
Financial Fridays (Aired November, 1, 2013)
On this week's Financial Fridays radio show, we interviewed three guests - Geoffrey Lawrence, Chuck Mune, and Andrea Murad. For more details on our guests, here are their biographies:Geoffrey Lawrence, NPRI Director,...
Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern Joins Movement to Raise Fraud Awareness
November 1, 2013 - Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern CPAs and Business Advisors (PBTK) will be participating in International Fraud Awareness Week, November 3-9, 2013, as an official supporter to promote anti-fraud awareness...