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Mark E. Battersby is a freelance writer who has specialized in taxes and finance for the past 25 years.

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An aggregate producer’s guide to tax planning Posted on 04 Dec 2017 in the featured & Features categories.

Good tax planning is based on an aggregate business’ current tax rate versus its future tax rates.

Obamacare and the road ahead Posted on 17 Jul 2017 in the featured & Features categories.

While Congress attempts to overhaul the nation's health care law, businesses, including aggregate producers, must continue to comply with the Affordable Care Act.

Strategies for achieving tax savings Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the featured & Features categories.

With tax filing deadlines approaching, consider some ways to achieve tax savings.

Determining when revenue is considered income Posted on 10 Feb 2017 in the Features categories.

Find out what aggregate producers should know about new revenue recognition standards.

Capitalizing on equipment repairs Posted on 09 Jan 2017 in the Features categories.

Learn to determine whether repairs, maintenance and improvement expenses count as capital expenditures.

Considering tax implications for company gatherings Posted on 16 Nov 2016 in the featured & Features categories.

The season for holiday parties and gift giving will soon be upon us. Although many aggregate business owners and managers clearly know how to celebrate and show their appreciation to […]

Battling for independent contractor status Posted on 05 Sep 2016 in the featured & Features categories.

When it comes to classifying workers as employees or independent contractors, be sure to get it right.

Law could provide tax relief for aggregate producers Posted on 06 Apr 2016 in the featured & Features categories.

Once again, lawmakers waited until late in the year to pass another “extenders” bill. The new “Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015” retroactively extends the 50 or […]

Understanding tax write-offs Posted on 29 Feb 2016 in the Features categories.

As many in the aggregate industry have learned, our ever-changing tax rules make it difficult to get the full tax deduction producers are entitled to for the equipment and property […]