Important updates to the pass-through deduction—will you qualify?

Important updates to the pass-through deduction—will you qualify?

The Tax Reform Act of 2017 gave us the new Section 199A pass-through deduction—a valuable tax deduction available to many businesses, including those in the restaurant and hospitality industry. It also gave us some eligibility requirements that have to be met to take the deduction.

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Sponsor: Scott and Company LLC


Boost Profitability by Automating Cash

Boost Profitability by Automating Cash

Automated systems can eliminate cash loss with speed and accuracy, allowing your staff to focus on building sales and profit.

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Sponsor: Fiserv


5 Things Every Hospitality Business Owner Should Consider in the Tax Reform Law

5 Things Every Hospitality Business Owner Should Consider in the Tax Reform Law

The new tax law contains some of the biggest changes we’ve seen in tax policy in the last 30 years. Some of the changes will be beneficial to your business and some will not. Our goal is to help you sort them out to maximize the benefits to your business and plan for the changes.

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Sponsor: Scott and Company LLC


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Commodities: Down, down, down ... unless you're Papa John's

Commodities: Down, down, down ... unless you're Papa John's

Pizza operators got a break from most commodity prices last week, which turns out to be a particularly good thing since three of the four brands monitored here lost a chunk of value over the five days. The exception? Surprise! Papa John's.

Commodities: Changes ahead?

Commodities: Changes ahead?

Changing weather, politics and consumer demand could foreshadow equally changing commodity and stock prices in the weeks ahead. This week though values for most pizza staple ingredients fell, though most brand values did too.

Commodities: The 'dog days of summer' toss pizza operators a bone

Commodities: The 'dog days of summer' toss pizza operators a bone

The end-of-summer weather may be sweltering, but pizza operators had little to sweat last week.

Commodities: Papa John's pulls out of nosedive, while Domino's dips

Commodities: Papa John's pulls out of nosedive, while Domino's dips

In trading, both commodities and stock, it has been a truly up-and-down week for pizza restaurateurs.

Commodities: A good news-bad news kind of week

Commodities: A good news-bad news kind of week

Commodity and pizza stock prices were a true blend of good and bad news last week with the bright spots in this week's report revolving around a plentiful cheese supply and healthy crude oil inventories.

A smart new source for pizza payment, financial info

A smart new source for pizza payment, financial info

Contemplating going cashless, accepting Bitcoin and adding online and mobile payment options are just a few decisions restaurateurs and retailers are facing these days, but making those decisions just got easier.

Commodities: A brutal week for most pizza brands

Commodities: A brutal week for most pizza brands

Growing pizza commodity prices, but falling stock prices for most brands, left pizza restaurateurs with a weekend headache and hopes for a better July.

Commodities: Yum, Papa John's slide, but so do commodity prices

Commodities: Yum, Papa John's slide, but so do commodity prices

Papa John's and Pizza Hut parent, Yum Brands slid in trading last week, but mostly lower commodity prices took some of the sting out of those losses.

Commodities: Cheese, wheat, auto fuel get pricier

Commodities: Cheese, wheat, auto fuel get pricier

Most pizza stocks monitored by this site took hits last week during trading, though one brand did get some love from Wall Street.

Commodities: Domino's, Papa Murphy's win big

Commodities: Domino's, Papa Murphy's win big

It was a storybook ending last week on the stock market for Domino's and Papa Murphy's.

Commodities: Soaring gas prices rock pizza restaurateur's delivery-centric world

Commodities: Soaring gas prices rock pizza restaurateur's delivery-centric world

The breaks that pizza restaurateurs are getting on commodities like cheese and wheat are likely being "eaten up" by surging vehicle fuel and natural gas prices.

Compostable pizza box promises restaurateurs cost savings

Compostable pizza box promises restaurateurs cost savings

It's round, like the pies it is designed to hold, costs more than cardboard boxes and is made of something that's usually thrown away. But PizzaRound may just be the answer to a whole list of problems created by traditional cardboard pizza boxes.

Commodities: An 'up-and-down' week for pizza stocks, commodities

Commodities: An 'up-and-down' week for pizza stocks, commodities

Last week's commodities and brand trading results formed a hilly path of ups and downs across the board.

Pizza franchisors, meet your new competition - Jersey Mike's

Pizza franchisors, meet your new competition - Jersey Mike's

Pizza franchisors, heads up! Seems there is a new player in the pizza game —one that's eyeing pizza operators willing to venture into a little "out-of-the-[pizza]-box thinking," so to speak.

Commodities: Traders lay a golden egg in pizza restaurateurs' baskets during Easter week

Commodities: Traders lay a golden egg in pizza restaurateurs' baskets during Easter week

Aside from the mounting price of vehicle fuel, it was a very happy Easter week for pizza operators.

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