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11
Oct
2019

The U.S. Department of Labor Finalizes the New Overtime Rule

11.10.2019

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has released the finalized rule on overtime exemptions for white-collar workers under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The rule updates the standard salary levels for the first time since 2004. While it is expected to expand the pool of nonexempt workers by more than 1 million, it’s also more

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8
Oct
2019

2019 Annual Central Virginia Construction Conference

8.10.2019

The Brown Edwards Construction Services Group invites you to the firm’s 2019 Annual Central Construction Conference at the Hilton Hotel in Richmond. This year’s conference offers an outstanding program of current and significant industry information to those in leadership positions, especially owners, CEOs, CFOs, and other construction-related business associates. In addition to the opportunity to meet industry

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4
Oct
2019

The 2019 Forum On Employee Ownership

4.10.2019

This is a free event featuring presentations from regionally and nationally known employee ownership specialists who bring the latest news and emerging trends. If you have an existing ESOP, or are considering the strategy, you will definitely find value in attending the Forum. In addition to the presentations, there will be a time to ask

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23
Sep
2019

4th Annual SW Virginia/Tennessee Construction Conference

23.09.2019

The Brown Edwards Construction Services Group invites you to the firm’s 4th Annual SW Virginia/Tennessee Construction Conference at the Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City, TN. This conference offers an outstanding program of current and significant industry information to those in leadership positions, especially owners, CEOs, CFOs, and other construction-related business associates. In addition to the opportunity to

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22
Sep
2019

IRS Issues Final QBI Real Estate Safe Harbor Rules

22.09.2019

Earlier this year, the IRS published a proposed safe harbor giving owners of certain rental real estate interests the opportunity to take advantage of the qualified business income (QBI) deduction. The QBI write-off was created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) for pass-through entities. The IRS has now released final guidance (Revenue Procedure

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9
Sep
2019

QuickBooks Live Training

9.09.2019

Are you a bookkeeper, business owner, or nonprofit manager who needs to learn QuickBooks to effectively manage your business? Learn the ins and outs of QuickBooks Desktop 2019 in an interactive classroom setting from our Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisors. This training is Wednesday, October 23rd and the registration fee is $195 which includes training materials and

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1
Aug
2019

Brown Edwards Among Nation’s Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms

1.08.2019

PRESS RELEASE August 1, 2019  Construction Executive magazine, the leading source for news, market developments and business issues impacting the construction industry, released their special issue to recognize the “Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms” for 2019.  Brown Edwards is proud to be ranked #35 in this prestigious group of firms. Brown Edwards has a history

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10
Jun
2019

Brown Edwards Announces Staff Promotions

10.06.2019

Brown Edwards & Company, LLP is pleased to announce the admission of Kelli Vance, CPA to the Partnership.  Anthony Carpenter, CPA, Emily Signorelli, CPA, Megan Meador, CPA and Clarence Rhudy, CPA have become Directors. Brown Edwards is a full-service regional accounting firm with offices in three states and recognized as one of the top 100

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10
May
2019

Brown Edwards Acquires Cherry Bekaert’s Roanoke and Lynchburg Practices

10.05.2019

PRESS RELEASE May 10, 2019 Brown Edwards is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Roanoke and Lynchburg practices of Cherry Bekaert, LLP effective June 1, 2019.  Cherry Bekaert Partners Randy Burton and Richard Hedley in Roanoke will be joining Brown Edwards, as will most of the staff located in both offices.  A significant number

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