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    The employee HSA contribution deduction is pretax.  However, looks like I have to do an adjustment for 2% shareholders.​ ------------------------------ Kenneth MacGregor CCIFP, CMA Chief Financial Officer Gilmore Construction Corporation Denver CO (720) ...

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    Ok, I get that the companies contribution to a 2% employee/shareholder is taxable, but what about the employee's contribution from his paycheck?  Is that deduction taken pre or post tax? ------------------------------ Scott Wallace Otto Baum Company, ...

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    Ron, We also incorporate Rolling 12's into our financial reporting and budgeting. I generally build my projections on a calendar basis, but I then link these schedules to quarterly versions that compare our current period just ended 12 months to ...

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    Does your inventory manager have access to just the part of the accounting software that would allow that manager to create a PO there. That could streamline. Cheers, Brenda Keomany President 503-347-6263 ...

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    We have a materials/inventory manager who orders all of our materials for jobs and inventory, and of course uses PO's. That said, we still route the material invoices to him for approval. All other invoices are routed to the person who initiated the ...

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    Purchase orders can help you to quickly know if you are paying the right amount and if the purchase was authorized. Or you can do it the old fashioned way and go find the contract amount and all the change orders add those up and add any prior payments ...

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    ​​ We are a heavy highway earthwork contractor exploring the Change Request function under the PJ module in Sage 300CRE.  We want to utilize the Change Request / Change Order function together to update our Owner Contract Items under Contract Management ...

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    With our HSA I add the company contribution portion to everyone's income. Then for the HSA deduction the company portion and or any additional amount are deducted pretax like 401K. So essentially it nets out to $0 if the employee only doing the company ...

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    RE: Purchase Orders

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    Darin, Here are my thoughts, hopefully other members will comment with their thoughts/experience as well. Many contractors use purchase orders for materials that are ordered at the start of a project. This can be done at relatively low cost and provides ...

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