You’re probably aware that our planet is experiencing huge changes. Small businesses often seem even smaller when facing the enormous impact humans have on the environment, but we have opportunities to make our businesses greener. The extra bonus is that greening practices often save us time and money in addition to saving our planet. This […]

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Many small businesses work with employees, customers, and communities that have close ties to specific causes. We believe that the connections we make with others are only strengthened by a mutual commitment to these causes. Friendly Systems’ customer Laura Heise recently contacted us about the Walk to Defeat ALS in Atlanta, Georgia. Her inspiring words reminded […]

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South Dakota vs. Wayfair marks a significant change in how businesses and states handle sales taxes. Got questions? We’ve got answers. Sales Taxes across State Lines Particularly in the age of the viral news article, reading carefully about what judicial and legislative decisions mean for your business makes sense. In the particular case of South […]

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The recent June Supreme Court’s Wayfair ruling on states’ collection of Sales Taxes overturns the previous physical presence requirement, but it does not provide states carte blanche to enact or enforce all forms of economic nexus (formerly physical presence) laws. Many states’ new laws also have features that prevent them from violating what is known […]

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Sage 100 and Sage100Cloud version 2015 “telephone” support by Sage will end Sept 30th 2018. The updates for Payroll and AP (1099) reporting ended December 31st 2017. Companies using version 2015 and who need the Payroll and AP tax and reporting updates will need to upgrade their Sage 100 and Sage100Cloud systems to a newer […]

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