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The Latest Developments

New Bill to Give Equal Credit for Energy Storage

The Investment Tax Credit has existed for a number of years, and it provides a 10 percent tax credit for certain assets placed in service. From time to time special interests have been given preferential treatment in using the ITC, most recently the solar industry, receiving a credit for 30 percent of the value of the placed in service asset....

September 28, 2016 by The Rodman Team

What Are Payroll Items in QuickBooks?

Considering processing your own payroll in QuickBooks? Whether you’re moving from a payroll service or getting ready to pay your first employee, you’re taking on a complex set of tasks that requires a great deal of setup and absolute precision....

September 28, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Can't Keep Up with Bills? QuickBooks Online Can Help

How does your company keep track of its bills now? If you’re like a lot of small businesses, you’re still dealing with a lot of paper....

September 28, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Will Your Biomass Project Qualify for a Production or Investment Tax Credit?

As of May 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2016-31, which clarified and expanded safe harbor for biomass to begin construction by December 31, 2016. In order to satisfy the IRS, a biomass project must meet the Continuity Safe Harbor requirement, so as to qualify for the Production Tax Credit (PTC) or Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for Biomass Project....

September 7, 2016 by The Rodman Team

How Charitable Contributions Can Affect Your Income Taxes

If you regularly file a Schedule A, you know that most of the deductions you record there benefit you and your family as well as lowering your tax bill. Home mortgage interest means you have a place to live. Medical and dental expenses? You have health care. The real estate taxes you pay come back to you in terms of local resources....

September 7, 2016 by The Rodman Team

The Renewable Energy and Clean Tech Platform - Part Two

In the second of our two-part series, we're discussing how this year’s candidates line up on renewable and clean sources of energy....

August 10, 2016 by The Rodman Team

A Sustainable Financial Roadmap for Developers

As domain experts in alternative energy, our “Green Team” works with renewable energy producers and businesses throughout the U.S. providing tax advisory, financial, accounting services, and Investment Tax Credit (ITC) studies....

August 10, 2016 by The Rodman Team

The Renewable Energy and Clean Tech Platform – Part One

Every four years when America goes to the polls to elect a new President, taxpayers are anxious on what the candidates’ policies will be and how they will impact themselves and their businesses. Under the Obama administration, an atmosphere of pro-renewable and clean sources of energy allowed for legislation to promote and grow the clean...

May 31, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Cap Lifted, Rate Dropped. MA Solar Industry Back on Track.

In April, Governor Baker signed into law a crucial solar net metering bill. Although the bill is basically a short-term fix, we were able to breathe a collective sigh of relief after five long months of negotiation between the House and Senate as they struggled to come up with this compromise bill. The new law...

May 10, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Are You Applying Finance Charges? Should You Be?

Assessing finance charges is a complicated process. But if you have a lot of late payments coming in, you may want to consider it. There are many reasons why your customers send in payments past their due dates. Maybe they missed or misplaced your invoice, or they’re disputing the charges. They might not be very...

April 28, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Urging for a Standalone Solar Bill in Massachusetts

The recent extension to the solar investment tax credit (ITC) was welcome news with its promise of a stable investment environment and continued job growth (potentially thousands of jobs) in the green sector. To recap, the legislation extended the temporary 30 percent energy ITC for solar property from its current 2016 expiration through 2019. The...

March 30, 2016 by The Rodman Team

Proposing a Climate Change Coexistence with Capitalism

The U.S. has a leadership role in the world and with that, a responsibility to not only recognize, but address climate change. Our presidential candidates are proud to consider the U.S. the greatest nation on earth. But, if we are to command the respect of the rest of the world’s leaders, then we need to move...

February 23, 2016 by The Rodman Team