Restaurant tax strategies your generalist CPA may be missing

There’s a lot a generalist CPA can do for your restaurant business. But at the same time, there’s a lot more to be gained by working with a CPA who specializes in restaurant tax and accounting. If you’re not working with a restaurant accounting specialist, you could be missing out on some key credits, deductions, …

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Data Analytics for your restaurant

When you think of ways to improve your restaurant’s performance, tech and data don’t usually come to mind first, but it should. Your business is awash in data and getting it to work for you will help you set realistic goals, efficiently target your client base, improve internal processes and identify business opportunities. Here’s what …

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Breaking up with your CPA

Business partnerships are a lot like relationships. You get into one thinking it’s for the long haul but along the way your needs stop getting met. It’s easy to settle for substandard service, and it’s hard to know when it’s time to cut your losses and move on. But there are red flags you can …

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Three top pain points for restaurants and what to do about them

It’s rough out there for restaurants right now. What COVID-19 didn’t kill, problems left in the pandemic’s wake are threatening to. Restaurants weathered the last few years with flexibility and creative problem-solving. You turned your parking lots into dining rooms, offered take-out Margaritas, introduced QR code menus and accessed federal assistance funding to fill in …

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Restaurant financing ideas

Your days as a mom and pop shop are behind you. You threw your life savings into your restaurant, asked your friends and family for additional funding, and you’re ready to grow your concept. Now what? Here are some tips on finding restaurant financing. Get your accounting process in order. As a small restaurant business …

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