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Coronavirus Update – Upcoming Office Closures

March 20, 2020 To our clients and community, I want to provide an update on our evolving response to the coronavirus outbreak. Please be assured that CDH is taking all necessary precautions to ensure the use of best practices for minimizing the risks for our team,...

Coronavirus Tax Relief

March 18, 2020 To our clients and community, In response to the COVID-19 pandemic affecting our nation in unprecedented ways, the U.S. Treasury Department announced the IRS is postponing the April 15 income tax payment deadline by 90 days. Individual taxpayers may...

A Message To Our Community about Coronavirus

March 13, 2020 To our clients and community, At CDH, the health and safety of our team, clients, and community are always a top priority. Amid the growing concerns around COVID-19, we want to assure you that CDH is closely monitoring the situation and taking...

Is Your Business Approaching a Tipping Point?

In the late 70’s Tandy/Radio Shack, Texas Instruments and Apple had the beginnings of a personal computer. Most were used for gaming and personal empowerment but most business people didn’t see the value add. It was a toy for hobbyists, hackers, and nerds. The tipping...

Your Year-End Financials: Managing Overhead Costs in 2020

This is the first in a two-part series focused entirely on the year-end close process. Businesses are looking back over the past year to decide how to proceed throughout the current. Making these decisions isn’t easy and the consequences run deep, which is why it’s so...

Going Against the Grain

Joe Ricketts built Ameritrade which merged with Toronto-Dominion and is now TD Ameritrade. Back in the 80’s he was frustrated with the clunky PC’s and floppy disks that customers had to install on their own to process stock orders. So he did something different –...

The Easy Way to Work in Multiple Currencies

Working with multiple currencies is almost as difficult as working with multiple languages. International companies end up investing a significant amount of time, staff, and resources to manage the extra obligations involved with currency exchanges. Worse, if their...

Has Your Business Outgrown Narrow AI?

Narrow AI works fine for chess or the game of Go because there are a defined set of rules to follow and multiple game scenarios that can be run to fine tune the best strategies/outcome. The rub comes with general AI where the rules are not so defined. For example, why...

Gain Real Value with Step Innovation

Most people think of innovation as a ground breaking, disrupting event but in reality there are different types of innovation. Making something better does not require a clean-sheet approach to create – take your current baseline and innovate in steps to get value add...

It’s a Small World With Sage Intacct

Every business that has ever attempted to operate internationally has encountered the same obstacle – the world is a huge place. Having headquarters in one location and offices spread around the globe makes it incredibly difficult to manage everything cohesively. All...

Wendy Kelly Named CDH CEO and Managing Principal

Itasca, IL, October 1, 2019 – CDH announced today that its leadership team has unanimously selected Wendy Kelly as the next CEO and Managing Principal effective October 1, 2019.  Kelly joined CDH in 2010 with over 20 years of public accounting experience and had most...

Does Your Quote Include the A-Team?

Barry Coyne Universities today don’t want you to know about adjunct professors – no chance of tenure, no benefits, a race to the bottom as colleges try to mitigate teaching costs as they compete for a diminishing student population. Just like choosing the right...

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