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Did You Know: Use Tax

Use tax is a tax charged on items that you purchase for use without paying sales tax. In most cases, this is charged on items because you purchased an item...

Trick or Treat: Halloween Spending on the Rise

It seems Halloween is not just for kids anymore. Adults are joining in on the fun and having a significant impact on the economics of the holiday. Halloween expenditures are...

Meet Our Team: Lisa Gillam

Lisa joined Fortiviti as the Office Manager in May 2014. She has spent the past several years working as a preschool teacher and raising her kids, but is excited to...

Are You Eating Out Tonight?

Game 7 of the World Series is tonight! The Royals are gearing up to #TaketheCrown and you may be gearing up to head to a bar or restaurant to watch...

Did You Know: Origination of Fortiviti

Fortiviti {Four – ti – vi – tee} originates from the combination of fortitude and productivity. Fortitude is essential to enduring the roller coaster ride of entrepreneurship and business ownership....

Meet Our Team: Amelia Meier

Amelia works as a staff accountant on one of the client service teams at Fortiviti. Her love for small business and entrepreneurship began with the inception of her fiancé’s business,...

A Day at Harvesters

What a great day! Thanks to all of you who participated in our chili drive, we were able to donate 50 pounds of food to Harvesters yesterday! As a team,...

Did You Know: Annual Cost of Accountant

The average annual cost of an entry-level accountant is nearly $51,000 (according to salary.com). This doesn't include the cost of training, computer equipment, software, and other supplies to make them...

Leaders are Readers

It's been said by many, that Leaders are Readers. Harry S. Truman may have been the first, but he was not the last. Personally, I love reading, but find that...

#BeRoyal

Ok - we HAVE to post about the Royals! Fortiviti calls Kansas City home and it is a great time to be in Kansas City! It's not just that the...