DISASTER RECOVERY

Hurricane Michael and Florida Residential Associations

On October 10, 2018, Hurricane Michael and its 155 mph winds changed life forever in Northwest Florida. Residents of Bay County and Gulf County suffered the worst, with catastrophic damage as a result of the extreme winds and storm surge. Many of these residents live in condominium and homeowner associations, which suffered damage along with [...]

2018-12-05T15:50:46+00:00November 14th, 2018|DISASTER RECOVERY|

Hurricane Michael Tax Filing Deadline Updates

Last Updated: November 4, 2018 1:45 PM We hope that our clients and friends have remained safe during this significant weather event. Our thoughts are with all of those who have been affected during and in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. IRS Announces Tax Relief for Hurricane Michael Victims The IRS has extended deadlines that apply [...]

2018-12-05T15:38:12+00:00October 12th, 2018|DISASTER RECOVERY|

IRS Announces Tax Relief for Hurricane Florence Victims

(Last Updated: October 26, 2018) Hurricane Florence's timing couldn't have been worse for U.S. victims with fast-approaching tax filing deadlines. The IRS has extended upcoming individual and business tax deadlines to January 31, 2019, for Hurricane Florence victims in parts of North Carolina and affected areas. Taxpayers in other localities added later to the list [...]

2018-11-12T15:42:24+00:00September 19th, 2018|DISASTER RECOVERY|

Understanding Terms Found in Common Business Interruption Policies

Hurricanes and other disasters – floods, earthquakes, tornadoes, and even cyber attacks or power outages – can cause devastation to businesses and disrupt their operations. Business owners who have had to close shop due to an unexpected disaster should review their commercial insurance policies to determine if they have a business interruption rider. While reviewing [...]

2018-12-03T12:00:11+00:00October 9th, 2017|BUSINESS CONSULTING, DISASTER RECOVERY|

Why Donating to Disaster Relief Can Have Optimal Tax Benefits

If you were fortunate enough to have not been impacted by hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, or other natural disasters this year, then why not consider making a charitable donation to the victims? There are several “smart” ways to make a contribution that will help provide disaster relief and also get you tax deductions and other rewards for your [...]

2018-11-12T15:44:02+00:00October 3rd, 2017|DISASTER RECOVERY, INDIVIDUAL TAX|

Business Interruption Claims Can Help Businesses “Resume Flight” Following Unexpected Disaster Delays

If you’re traveling somewhere by airplane, perhaps one of the worst things that can happen to you at the airport is missing your scheduled flight. Your two big questions are probably: When can I get on the next flight and resume my journey? and, How much money is missing that flight and getting on a [...]

2018-11-12T15:44:04+00:00October 1st, 2017|BUSINESS CONSULTING, DISASTER RECOVERY, OCTOBER 2017|

Disaster Recovery: Protect Your Assets With the Right Insurance

When a disaster of any kind damages a home or a business, the owners’ first reaction may be to reach for something that makes them feel protected. We have compiled a number of insurance policy options that individuals, businesses, or both can purchase to protect themselves from property damages, business interruptions, or other losses due [...]

2018-11-12T15:44:05+00:00September 29th, 2017|DISASTER PREPARATION, DISASTER RECOVERY, INDIVIDUAL PLANNING|