VOLUME 7 2022

July is here, so we’re now more than halfway through the year! Whether you feel like time has flown by or the last six months have dragged on, now is a good time to review your business’s progress through 2022. What can you do to make the next six months even better? In this month’s newsletter, we share our advice.

You’ll learn some key tips for staying focused, encouraging a positive work culture, and strengthening your business’s social media presence. CPA Geni Whitehouse explains a few ways changing your thought process can improve your business. You’ll also hear from Padgett client and former Top Chef contestant Maria Mazon about how her Padgett partners helped her learn to overcome challenges and build her business. Lastly, we remind you about the Employee Retention Credit and provide third quarter deadlines so you can stay on top of your taxes.


How to build a positive work culture

Research shows that companies with a strong culture significantly outperform companies without that foundation. Here’s how you can build a positive culture for your business.


Chef Maria Mazon is thankful for her Padgett partners

Former Top Chef contestant Maria Mazon is no stranger to challenge, which is why she’s glad to have Padgett by her side: “They’re the heroes behind the taco.”


5 ways to improve your business’s online presence

If you’re like 70% of Americans, you probably use at least one social media site regularly. But what about using social media for your business?


Change your mindset to change your business

CPA and author Geni Whitehouse dives deeper into some practical ways to change how you think about business.


How to avoid distractions at work

If you run a business, you know the value of productivity. If you’re struggling with distractions at work, here are a few tips to help you maintain your focus.


Employee Retention Credit - it's not too late!

Did you know that eligible business owners can still claim the Employee Retention Credit (ERC)? Since 2020, Padgett has helped hundreds of clients apply for the credit, and they've collectively received millions of dollars. If you want to learn more about your eligibility or get started applying for the ERC, contact your local Padgett office today.


Third quarter 2022 due dates

July 31


  • File Form 941 for 2nd quarter 2022
  • File Form 5500 or 5500-EZ for calendar-year 2021 if you maintain an employee benefit plan, or file Form 5558 to request an extension

September 15


  • 3rd installment of 2022 estimated tax due

Calendar-year C Corporations:

  • 3rd installment of 2022 estimated tax due

S Corporations:

  • Calendar-year 2021 return due (Form 1120S) if on extension


  • Calendar-year 2021 return due (Form 1065) if on extension

About Padgett

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