Tom Walter - St. Marys, Ohio

Speaker:  Saturday, April 7th

Program Description:  Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 - What Does it Mean to Me and My Business?



Tom and Cheryl Walter have partnered for over 27 years as Stone Garden Studio in St. Marys, Ohio. Cheryl (MPhotog, NCert, CPP) drives the photography and artistic side of the business while Tom (PhotogCr) manages the business' financials. Their studio business has taken on many different forms in 27 years - from store front studio with retail equipment sales, 1-hour photo processing, multiple employees to a small home based studio.
Tom has a BA in Economics from Yale University, and began his career in business and estate planning. He completed the Approved Business Instructor course at PPA in Atlanta in 2004, and received his Photographic Craftsman degree in 2012. He is a Past President of PPO and served on the board for many years.


Program Description:  Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 - What Does It Mean to Me and My Business?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was passed on December 22, 2017. Most of the changes will affect your business in 2018 and forward. Did this simplify the US Tax Code? Not exactly. With the new rules, tax professionals are looking for new interpretations and case rulings to clear up some confusion in the long term; however, there are some clear changes to be aware of, and actions that need to be taken now. Come discuss what this might mean for you and your business in the near future. Topics include:s


Program Level: Beginner