Hobe & Lucas CPAs Completes a Successful Year of Growth with the Addition of 10 New Employees

CLEVELAND, OH – January 25, 2018 Hobe & Lucas CPAs, a full-service accounting and business consulting firm located in Independence, Ohio continues to grow with the hiring 10 new employees. The new team members were hired over the last six months and range from management level to audit and tax associates.  These recent additions follows […]

How the sweeping tax reform will affect you or your business.

On December 22nd, 2017, the most sweeping tax reform in more than 30 years was signed by President Trump.  There are many updates to both individual and business tax law. Below are summaries of the Act’s major tax provisions and changes that will impact individuals, businesses and foreign operations. If you have any questions or […]

Five key business areas to review before 2018

These final two weeks of the year are usually filled with a hope that a few of those outstanding proposals will turn into sales commitments. This is also a great time to reflect on the past year and prepare for the upcoming year. We’ve compiled five areas you should be spending extra time with during […]

Why business owners should regularly upgrade their accounting software

Many business owners buy accounting software and, even if the installation goes well, eventually grow frustrated when they don’t get the return on investment they’d expected. There’s a simple reason for this: Technology is constantly changing. Technological improvements are occurring at a breakneck speed. So yesterday’s cutting-edge system can quickly become today’s sluggishly performing albatross. […]

Ensuring a peaceful succession with a buy-sell agreement

Ensuring a peaceful succession with a buy-sell agreement

A buy-sell agreement is a critical component of succession planning for many businesses. It sets the terms and conditions under which an owner’s business interest can be sold to another owner (or owners) should an unexpected tragedy or turn of events occurs. It also establishes the method for determining the price of the interest. This […]