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How Property Owners Can Benefit From a Cost Segregation Study

June 13th, 2016

Co-authored by: Gian Pazzia, CCSP, Principal at KBKG and Tom Jackson, Director at DZH Phillips Cost Segregation is a strategic tax savings tool that allows companies and individuals who have constructed, purchased, expanded, or remodeled any kind of real estate to increase cash flow by accelerating depreciation deductions and deferring federal and state income taxes. Numerous […]

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DZH Phillips Give Back Committee: Girls on the Run 5k Race

June 2nd, 2016

Giving back to our community is a big part of what makes our firm unique. On Sunday, May 22, DZH Phillips volunteered at the Girls on the Run 5k race in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park.  Our team enjoyed supporting the race at the mile two water station, handing out water and cheering for over […]

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Nonprofit Panelists Reveal 8 Key Steps to Consider Before M&A

May 27th, 2016

Before saying “yes” to a Merger or Acquisition (M&A), enter with caution and start to peel back the layers, as you may find some underlying issues with your organization or the organization you are about to join forces with. On May 18, we sat down with industry experts to discuss M&A in nonprofits and learned […]

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We’ve Been Nominated for “Best Employee Perks”

April 18th, 2016

We’re proud to announce that DZH Phillips has been nominated for “Best Employee Perks” for the 2016 Work Local Awards, a celebration of the best local employers in the Bay Area. The Work Local Awards highlights the achievements of local employers that continue to make our communities thrive within boutiques, cafes, nonprofits, startups and more! […]

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1031 Exchanges: What You Need to Know to Take Advantage

March 29th, 2016

If you have a gain when selling property, IRC Section 1031 provides an exception, allowing you to postpone paying tax on the gain if you reinvest the proceeds in similar property as part of a qualifying like-kind exchange. Gain deferred in a like-kind exchange under IRC Section 1031 is tax-deferred, but it is not tax-free. […]

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How to Value Your Company – The Market Approach

January 20th, 2016

A key factor leading to a smooth business purchase negotiation is having a clear understanding of how a buyer views the value of your business. You may think its value should be based on potential future earnings while a suitor may want to sell off existing assets. A novice understanding of each of the three […]

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