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business ledger mhawthorne  Pitfalls of Accounting for Family-Held enterprises
by Michael Hawthorne
An article on page 26 of the Daily Herald Business Ledger





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afhe 2015 Mid-Year Conference

2015 mid-year conference

Scenes from the Afhe 2014 Annual Meeting
April 23-25 - Las Vegas, NV

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Scenes from the Afhe 2014 Mid-Year Meeting
November 14 - Chicago, IL

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afhe 2015 Annual Conference & Membership Meeting

April 22-24, 2015

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Featured Articles

Family Values

4 Oct, 13


Every family has values, right? Do the decisions you make as a family accurately reflect your values?

Pitfalls of the Family Business

5 Dec, 14

Pitfalls of the Family Business

The family business is as old as commerce itself. The first businesses were family businesses, and the grea...

TAX Gut Check

24 Sep, 13


2013 is rolling along; are you doing everything you can to improve your tax situation?

Americans Tapping Retirement Funds Pre-Retirement

9 Aug, 13


According to a recent study, over 25 percent of U.S. workers with a 401(k) will access their plan savings before they retire.


For Sale by Owner

9 Jul, 13


Selling a business is a lot like selling a home … except when it isn’t. 

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