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Welcome to the Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce

The only 5 Star Accredited Chamber in the valley!

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Agua Caliente Transforms The Gaming Experience with New Mobile App

October 28, 2019

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Protect Your Family

When you create your estate plan, the idea that one of your adult children would ever use their inheritance to bankroll a cult is probably something you’d never dream of, much less anticipate. Yet that’s exactly what 40-year-old Clare Bronfman, heiress to the multi-billion-dollar Seagram’s fortune, did with hers. In the end, with her inheritance—and

October 17, 2019

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Taxes and Triple Net Leases: Knowing What’s Deductible in Section 199A

By: Jason Schneider, CPA/Partner, Osborne Rincon CPAs Ranking high on the hottest tax topics of the 2018 filing season was in regards to Section 199A, which allows for a 20% tax deduction on qualified business income (QBI). One limitation revolves around how this Internal Revenue Code section applies to rental real estate. The Internal Revenue …

October 17, 2019

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Funny Insurance Ads .. Just Aren’t That Funny

Funny Insurance Ads…Just Aren’t That Funny   These days, it’s hard to watch TV without seeing another funny insurance commercial. The problem is, insurance is not that funny. And it’s way too complicated to explain in a 30 second commercial. Captive agents work for a single captive carrier insurance company, independent agents work for clients

October 17, 2019

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The Real Cost to You and Your Family

When it comes to putting off or refusing to create an estate plan, your mind can concoct all sorts of rationalizations: “I won’t care because I’ll be dead,” “I’m too young,” “That won’t happen to me,” or “My family will know what to do.” But these thoughts all come from a mix of egoic pride, …

August 26, 2019

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Desert Arc Honored as Recipient of Riverside County’s Sustainability Award

Desert Arc, known for its outstanding work of enhancing the lives and creating opportunities for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities, was one of five recipients of the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources’ Sustainability Award on April 30th.  This annual Sustainability Award was established to distinguish the significant

August 1, 2019

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Is Your Family “Too Young to Need an Estate Plan”

Young families face different estate planning needs and challenges than those who have had a long life behind them. While established families may be concerned about what will happen to their family when they pass on, young, growing families can be more focused on what is happening to their family in the present. And you …

July 22, 2019

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Why You Don’t Want to Miss Your Estimated Tax Payments

By: Michelle Sierra, Staff Accountant, Osborne Rincon CPAs Did you know that you could receive a penalty for not making payments quarterly to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or Franchise Tax Board (FTB)? If you do not withhold enough on your W-2, you may be required to make estimated tax payments each quarter. If you …

July 22, 2019

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Myth #1 – Only permanent policies (Universal and Whole Life) can be sold.

Ever since Benjamin Franklin helped start the first life insurance company in the U.S. in 1759, life insurance has been a key part of our lives and financial planning. But, according to research from the Insurance Studies Institute, 500,000 seniors each year lapse their life insurance policies. That’s a big number! Many people think they …

July 22, 2019

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Help Your Employees Save for Retirement

Help the Employees of Your Small Business Save for Retirement By: Sofia F. Hinojosa, CPA, Osborne Rincon CPAs A great majority of Americans aren’t adequately saving for retirement. Social Security will soon begin to pay less than 100% of promised benefits if Congress takes no action. Many states are stepping up to facilitate plans for …

June 27, 2019

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