The Tax Professional Business Show

Everything LLCs- What are My Options and Potential Pitfalls?

Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) can be pretty amazing, but they aren't the cure for every business owner's structure. In this show, Mark and Mat break down the best places to use an LLC, how to maintain them, what state to register them within, how to design them with a partner and even have an IRA as an owner, including much, much more. They will also discuss the potential problems with LLCs and where NOT to use them protecting yourself from some costly mistakes clicking a button 'online' and thinking you just saved taxes or got your best asset protection. Don't miss this powerful discussion and even if you think you know it all about LLCs. For more information about the Show and Mat and Mark, visit www.refreshyourwealth.com.

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How to Buy A Business and Avoid the Pitfalls

Starting a small business is a very different proposition than "buying" a small business. Yes, once the doors are open, there shouldn't be a difference in the strategic plan and operations, HOWEVER, in the start-up and acquisition phase, the steps are unique to 'shopping' for a business and avoiding the pitfalls. Join Mark and Mat as they give you important considerations and strategies that will help tremendously if you are considering buying a business. Listen in and learn how to blow up your IRA investments. For more information about the Show and Mat and Mark, visit www.refreshyourwealth.com.

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How to Turn Your Hobby into a Legitimate Business

Mark and Mat discuss one of the beautiful aspects of the American Dream:  How you can create a business around and make money at what you LOVE doing!! Believe it or not, millions of Americans actually wake up in the morning making a living at a job they love.  HOWEVER, there are important tax and legal considerations.  Join us for another amazing show with weekly tax and legal tips helping you succeed in YOUR American Dream HOW to turn YOUR Hobby into a profitable business. Send in your questions in advance to mark@markjkohler.com and don\'t miss this important episode. Tuesday, June 23rd, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here from your computer.

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How to Start or Expand Your Business and Avoid the Mistakes

Starting a new business can be nerve racking and full of pitfalls. Even if you own a current business, how to open up another line of business or stream of income can be a tricky process.  Join Mark and Mat as they break down the steps to open a business without making common mistakes. Together, they have personally consulted with over a 1,000 small business owners and have seen what does and doesn\'t work in small business.  Tap into their wealth of knowledge on this important show. The show will broadcast Tuesday, May 12th, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here.

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Writing Winning Contracts and Open Forum Show

Writing a quality contract and not getting taken advantage of is only 1/2 the battle.  The Contract should also create a framework for a successful project and relationships between all of the parties. Not including specific provisions or short cutting the process and cost you big time. Listen in for strategies to help you succeed in your contracts.  We will also be taking open forum questions as part of our new show format. First, will also be covering our weekly tax and legal tips and then I will be fielding questions on Tax Strategies, Asset Protection, Estate Planning and Business Planning. We NEED and WANT your INPUT and Feedback.  Mat and Mark will be doing their best to answer your questions, and if I don\'t have the answer for you, I will find it.  Please email your questions and comments in advance to mark@markjkohler.com. Put in the subject line \'Show Question\'. The show will broadcast LIVE Tuesday, May 5th, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here.

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Cool Investments and Projects You Never knew Your IRA Could Own

IRA strategies and self-directing your investments within your tax deferred vehicles are AMAZING!! During the show we will share some unique investments and strategies you may have never heard of. Don't think you know it all in this area of the law, EVERY WEEK we hear of interesting projects our clients are investing in. Listen in and learn how to blow up your IRA investments. For more information about the Show and Mat and Mark, visit www.refreshyourwealth.com.

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Creative Wills and Trusts, and Your General Tax & Legal Questions

Join Mark and Mat as they discuss the exciting and misunderstood topic of Wills and Trusts.  What CAN you really do to plan your estate and get creative?  Listen to Mark and Mat as they share stories and examples of some of their most creative plans they have ever created.

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Mark Kohler Open Forum Show - Tax & Legal Questions!!

The Open Forum Show is always a favorite of our listeners!! FIRST our regular tax tips and legal tips and then I will be fielding questions on Tax Strategies, Asset Protection, Estate Planning and Business Planning. I NEED and WANT your INPUT and Feedback.  I'll do my best to answer your questions, and if I don't have the answer for you, I will find it.  Please email your questions and comments in advance to mark@markjkohler.com or mat@kkoslawyers.com. Put in the subject line \'Show Question\'. The show will broadcast LIVE Tuesday, June 2nd, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here.

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How Texting Can Threaten Your Assets and Business

Join Mark and Mat as they discuss two incredible and engaging topics on today's show.  First, we will be having special guest DC Cordova join us, author of the book "Money Making Systems", and contributor to "Think and Grow Rich for Women".  She has participated in over a dozen motivational films and TV shows. She has been interviewed around the world in every type of media, and hosted the Money & You® radio show. DC has spoken in countless stages and is a sought-after speaker both in English and Spanish helping thousands make more money AND profit in their businesses. Mark and Mat with also be discussing the ever increasing dangers of detraction driving.  They will not only discuss the dangers of texting and the physical harm it can do to you and others, but the impact it can have on your business, income and future wealth.  The criminal and civil repercussions can be devastating.  Asset protection begins with responsible driving and you may be shocked to understand what your 'plan' won't protect if you are negligent in a car accident.

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Increase Sales with Business Consultant Kelly Roach

Please join Mat Sorensen and Mark Kohler for another amazing show with weekly tax and legal tips helping you succeed in YOUR American Dream. We are also excited to welcome Business Growth Coach, Kelly Roach to the program! Kelly began her career as a Sales Professional for a Global Fortune 500 firm where she personally produced more than $30 million in sales in record time, catapulting her career and setting her up to achieve 7 promotions in 8 years. Kelly’s passion is in teaching others the strategies and systems she used so that they can succeed, profit and grow their businesses at a record rate. Don't miss this episode of the Mark Kohler Show!! 

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Protecting Your Reputation Online and in Social Media

Please join Mat Sorensen and Mark Kohler for another amazing show with weekly tax and legal tips helping you succeed in YOUR American Dream. We are also excited to welcome Chris Bennett the CEO and Founder of 97th Floor (www.97thfloor.com/company) a digital marketing agency headquartered in Lehi, UT. 97th Floor works with clients like, Adobe, SalesForce, Discover, Time Warner Cable, Dell, ESPN and X-Games. Chris is passionate about all things digital marketing and has been involved in the industry for over 10 years. Chris speaks all over the world both at conferences and Universities including SMX, SearchLove, Adobe Summit and DreamForce. In 2013 Chris was named one of the 10 Coolest Entrepreneurs in Utah by BusinessQ magazine. Don\'t miss this episode of the Mark Kohler Show!! Tuesday, June 16th, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here from your computer.

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ACBS 004 - The Champion Entrepreneur, Anthony Witt on the Importance of Group Involvement

The drastic difference between people is that some people limit themselves, whether it be with their weaknesses or strengths. If you place yourself around people who have similar problems, or roadblocks and are able to discuss these limitations as a group, like Masterminds, you can gain a perspective of change that will lead to actions. These actions will push you forward to become a Champion Entrepreneur.    Key Takeaways:  [1:26] A passion for contractors [4:28] Personal struggles [6:18] Providing value for people  [8:47] Your perspective of change  [10:01] The victim mentality [12:32] Accountability is what makes a Champion [13:18] Motivation, Inspiration, Action, Involvement  [14:01] The concept behind Mastermind Groups [19:10] Contact information for Anthony  [20:05] Anthony does this to grow his business [22:27] Figure out what makes you unique [24:57] Feeding of each other [25:52] Coaching and Consulting  [27:06] The new book [29:14] The Champion Entrepreneur Podcast   Mentions In This Episode: The Champion Entrepreneur - Podcast The Law of Success - Napoleon Hill Masterminds  Smart Passive Income - Pat Flynn

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ACBS 003 - Roger Whitney - The Retirement Answer Man

Roger believes that using your family’s priorities as a focus point for your investing is the smartest move. His 1, 3 and 5 year priority process leads to a balance between positive cash flow and debt. Don’t be caught in the middle of the stream when the financial rapids come. His Retirement Answer Man podcast can help investors to make good, solid decisions.    Key Takeaways: [2:16] How Roger got started [2:47] The Retirement Answer Man Podcast [3:09] What subjects do you tackle on your podcast [3:45] Why Roger doesn’t trust the stock market [4:33] Is there a way to invest and expect to win [5:18] Don’t look at wealth creation [5:44] Savings and Investing - A small part of the overall solution [7:14] Why Roger’s strategy is different [8:13] Define 1, 3 and 5 year priorities  [8:58] Free cash flow [9:37] Earning more money [10:07] What are you doing with excess assets  [10:40] Different vehicles to build wealth [11:58] Which wins are right for you [13:05] Entrepreneurs embrace risk more [13:40] A tech bubble example [15:30] Stay away from unbalanced risks [16:21] A difficult thing to do for entrepreneurs [18:10] Boring investments [19:01] Minimize uncertainty  [19:30] Manipulated financial data  [20:32] An average investor example  [22:18] The last 25 years [23:21] The stream example [25:40] Ken Davis quote [27:06] The millionaire next door types [28:10] Contact info for Roger    Mentioned in this episode:  Rogerwhitney.com The Retirement Answer Man Podcast

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Diane Gardner - Best Selling Author, CPA, Tax Coach, Quilly Award

Diane Gardner comes with a long list of accomplishments and book titles. She talks on how a downturn in business motivated her to become a better, more strategic marketer and someone who now can talk into the dreaded microphone. She is proud of the tax savings she has saved her clients and shows it on a counter on her website. She also shares her information in every way technology allows including videos, mastermind groups and books. 

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Preparing for Business & Economic Uncertainty in 2015 w/Chris Martenson

Please join Mat Sorensen and Mark Kohler for another amazing show with weekly tax and legal tips helping you succeed in YOUR American Dream. We are also excited to welcome author of the book The Crash Course, Chris Martenson! Chris Martenson, PhD (Duke), MBA (Cornell) is an economic researcher and futurist specializing in energy and resource depletion, and co-founder of PeakProsperity.com (along with Adam Taggart). As one of the early econobloggers who forecasted the housing market collapse and stock market correction years in advance, Chris rose to prominence with the launch of his seminal video seminar: The Crash Course. It\'s a popular and extremely well-regarded distillation of the interconnected forces in the Economy, Energy and the Environment (the \"Three Es\" as Chris calls them) that are shaping the future, one that will be defined by increasing challenges to growth as we have known it.  Don\'t miss this episode of the Mark Kohler Show!! Tuesday, April 28th, at 11am PST / 2 EST. You can call in and listen LIVE on the road at 646-200-4285, or listen in here from your computer.  

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Amp Up Your Marketing & Accelerate Business with Whitney Keyes

Over the past 20 years, Whitney Keyes has worked as a senior Microsoft manager, strategic adviser for American Express and a marketing consultant to thousands of individuals and organizations around the world. She is the winner of the Small Business Administration’s 2013 Women in Business Champion of the Year Award for Washington State and author of the book, Propel: Five Ways to Amp Up Your Marketing and Accelerate Business

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Dr. Bart Basi - Your best course of action IS a strategic tax plan.

When his Father passed away the family business crumbled because there was no succession plan. Dr. Basi decided that to honor his Father’s memory he would help other small business owners avoid the devastation that befell his family. He's given countless speeches and offers free newsletters filled with expert tax advice. With over 30 years of experience, and a Doctorate in Economics he's the one your tax preparer should be talking to.

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