After graduating from Washington and Lee University Law School, Catherine got her start in the tax department of KPMG's Chicago office where she served middle market clients in a number of different industries.
In 1994, after ten years at KPMG, she founded FRS & Associates. Shortly after, Catherine combined the business of FRS with two other accounting firms, managing them as one entity – XPonent Group. Today, Catherine leads the firm in providing planning, financial reporting, outsourcing, and tax services to a diversity of satisfied clients.
Catherine's experience at a big 10 accounting firm and her experience as a woman business owner give her an advantage that serves her clients well.
Instilling a thankful frame of mind among your staff makes for a gratifying work place. Consider a few suggestions for developing an atmosphere of thankfulness to get into the spirit of the holiday season.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday need no introduction, but for small business owners it’s all about Small Business Saturday—an annual holiday shopping tradition that gets communities out in support of their local small businesses. Small Business Saturday falls on November 24 this year, so if you haven’t already…start getting the word out.
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015 requires Forms 1099-MISC reporting non-employee compensation (NEC) in box 7 to be filed by January 31.