November/December | 2018
How sound are your financial statements?
Many contractors may not fully realize how much important and useful information is in their financial statements ― information that is of special interest to lenders, sureties and investors. But what condition are those reports in? This article explains how to get the most from financial statements. A sidebar describes the role of these statements in strategic planning.

Don't let your company become a cyber target
Hackers are only interested in organizations such as banks and retail chains that store the sensitive data of millions of customers, right? Not necessarily. As the construction process grows more reliant on the Internet, contractors can become cyber targets, too. This article discusses the why and how of cyberattacks and what construction companies can do to fight back.

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In construction, dispute resolution is a
many-splendored thing

In the construction industry, disputes often arise between contractors and owners or with other parties. In such situations, construction companies may encounter a number of dispute resolution methods along with potential litigation. This article reviews these methods, providing key details about each.

Preparing for a project owner's audit
Construction Success Story

This issue’s “Construction Success Story” features an asphalt contractor who was looking to expand from smaller privately funded projects to larger public jobs. One of his many concerns was the prospect of a project owner auditing a job and his company. So, he consulted with his CPA, who explained to him what such audits might entail and how to best prepare for them.

Firm News: HMWC is a donation drop location for Toys for Tots
Starting November 26- December 14th HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors is hosting a Toys for Tots drive donation boxes are located in the lobby of HMWC's offices at 17501 E. 17th Street, Ste 100, Tustin, CA 92780. We are collecting new unwrapped toys - $10 and up.
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HMWC New website!
HMWC is pleased to announce the launch of our new website! This leading-edge design incorporates user-friendly content through the site, vibrant photos, and intuitive navigation. You’ll find industry-specific sections, our latest news and resources , details on our services and partners , and more! Fresh content is added every week. Please check it out and let us know of your feedback.
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