Brian Hollister joined the Mary P. Hollister, CPA PC team in 1993. As a Technology Specialist, Brian evaluates the technology needs of the firm, maintains data security and integrity, and ensures that the firm’s software and hardware are operating at peak efficiency at all times. He assists clients with their technology needs, and prepares personal income tax returns.
Brian is also a Partner in Hollister Brothers Dairy Farm, located in Whitehall, New York. He is a member of the Whitehall Rifle Club and Treasurer of the Vermont Dairy Herd Improvement Association. Outside of the office, Brian enjoys spending time with family and friends, and precision shooting.
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It’s graduation season, and for many parents that means it’s almost time to start shelling out for college tuition. For those well-prepared parents with established 529 plans in place, the time has come to tap into that money pool. Of course, when it comes to tax-advantaged savings, trust that the IRS is keeping close watch, so it’s important to avoid making any rookie mistakes. It’s also important to keep saving as you move forward.
Having a remote workforce can be challenging, especially if you are trying to build a positive, collaborative work environment. So, how do you create a sense of comradery when you have staff in remote locations? These tips can help:
If you are expecting a refund this year, you may be tempted to splurge on something not-so-practical. Before you do, take some time to think about ways to use your refund to bolster your financial health. We’ve put together a few ideas for you to consider: