Salon Labor and Wage Laws Focus of PBA Symposium

Beauty experts took a deep dive into compliance for owners. The event was sold-out.

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9 Often-Overlooked Ways to Legally Save on Your Taxes

Eric Tyson, the author of Small Business Taxes for Dummies offers small business owners nine strategies for saving money on their taxes, which increases revenue.

Rethinking the Tip Tax Credit

As the salon industry finds new champions with Representatives Darin LaHood and Suzan DelBene, a new bill promises credits on the FICA taxes owners pay on tips.

Why Stylists Need to Report Tip Income

April McDaniel, a CPA with Kopsa Otte, a leading tax and accounting firm working with salons across the U. S., explains why you should report your tips.

Reps. LaHood and DelBene Introduce Legislation Aimed to Empower Beauty-Based Business by Extending Tip Tax Credit

The Small Business Tax Fairness and Compliance Simplification Act (H.R. 6736) would modernize existing laws to provide relief to small businesses in the hair care and beauty service industry.

What Salons and Spas Need to Know About the New Tax Law

In December, Congress passed and Trump signed the biggest tax bill into law since 1986. Is this a blessing or a curse for salon owners? Find out as CPA Larry Kopsa reviews the changes with Salon Today.

ShearShare New Partnership Simplifies the Financials for Solo Artists

ShearShare, a global marketplace that allows salon and barbershop owners to rent their excess suites and booths to licensed cosmetologists and barbers on demand, has partnered with Track and First American Payment Systems to provide financial resources to self-employed beauty and grooming professionals who use the ShearShare platform.

Can You Write Off Your Salon's Good Works?

Salon industry tax advisor Larry Kopsa examines a salon's different charitable options and the tax ramifications of each.

Learn from The Hunger Games and Defeat the IRS

An avid Hunger Games fan, Larry Kopsa applies lessons learned from the popular series to help salon owners play the tax game and defeat the IRS.

Taxing Times: Ways to Save on Your Return

As we worked on this story, Larry Kopsa was working hard on tax returns for this year’s April 17 filing date, but he took a quick break to give us some eye-opening tips for owners.