Certified Public Accountants
...Freeing clients to pursue their passions since 1981

Asset Protection Archives - The SPSCPA Blog

Asset Protection

Prepare for California’s worst season

California Fire Safety - Sobul, Primes & Schenkel CPA Los Angeles

Fire season is here… take steps to protect yourself Though California is frequently the butt of jokes for having no “real” seasons, Californians are all too aware that the state’s worst season (if you don’t count tax season) is fire season. This year fires are already in the news because we did not have much of a rainy season. The Read More »

Global Corporate Accounting Fraud Up Sharply

Global Fraud Alert - Sobul, Primes & Schenkel CPA Los Angeles

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) recently published a global survey with some interesting results regarding global corporate accounting fraud. Those of you investing or conducting business either globally or domestically might be interested in their findings. Jeff Cameron, our expert in this field puts it this way, “Accounting fraud consists of both fraudulent financial reporting (where the company’s lenders and investors are the Read More »

Thinking of remodeling and going greener? Now might be the time.

Green Remodeling Tax Benefit - Sobul, Primes & Schenkel CPA Los Angeles

Are you one of the many people who are not only considering remodeling but also reducing their carbon footprint while saving money? If you are, taking the next step just got a lot easier thanks to new, expanded tax benefits that are available for 2009 and 2010 as part of the recently enacted American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Because of Read More »

An Appreciation for Depreciation

Depreciation - Sobul, Primes & Schenkel, CPA - Los Angeles

New Depreciation Rules are Part of the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 Earlier this year, the “Economic Stimulus Act of 2008” was passed in an effort to jumpstart the economy. In addition to the stimulus tax rebates for individuals and families, the new law includes a couple of business incentives that we want to make sure you know about, especially Read More »