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Guest Post: How to Save Money with the Utility Sales Tax Deduction

By Kelly Lynch, CPA, Henry + HorneUtility Sales Tax Deduction Did you know you can claim a deduction for sales tax paid on purchases o...

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Roundtable Takeaways: Alternative Pay Models and COMPS Order #36

We hosted a roundtable with more than 50 restaurateurs to discuss changing pay models in the wake of rising wages. Todd Fredrickson, a labor...

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Do You Know the Difference Between a Tip and a Service Charge?

As we move deeper into the holiday season, you're probably seeing an uptick in big parties. Are you adding autogratuity to the bill? That's ...

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Three Compliance Changes Coming January 1, 2020

With just a few short weeks left of 2019, make sure you're prepared for three compliance changes coming January 1, 2020. 1.) The minimu...

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Guest Post: Why Do You Need Workers' Comp?

From our friends at PinnacolWorkers' compensation insurance protects employers and their injured workers by paying for medical expenses and a portion of lost wages when an employee is injured on th...

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Denver City Council Approves Minimum Wage Proposal

On November 25, Denver City Council voted to approve the proposed minimum wage increase. Under this proposal, Denver's minimum wage wil...

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Guest Post: How to Winterize Your Workplace

From our friends at Pinnacol.As the seasons change, there’s a buzz at work. Employees grow excited about fall and the upcoming holidays. But as the days grow shorter, we know that inclement w...

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Two Changes to Overtime Rules Are on the Horizon in 2020

Two changes to overtime rules are on the horizon in 2020. The first is a done deal – and you’ll need to comply with it come Jan...

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Denver City Council Votes to Allow Common Consumption Areas

Update, November 13, 2019: Denver City Council voted on November 12, 2019, to allow Common Consumption Areas to go forward. Excise and ...

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After 37 Years, Pete Meersman Retires from the Colorado Restaurant Association

After 37 years with the Colorado Restaurant Association, Pete Meersman is celebrating his retirement. After a stint on the Mile High Chapter...

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