Finance http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Remodel now, deduct now under new IRS safe harbor rule http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/remodel-now-deduct-now-under-new-irs-safe-harbor-rule <div class="field-byline"> Mark Battersby </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Changes allow businesses to deduct the more of improvement costs during the current year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/remodel-now-deduct-now-under-new-irs-safe-harbor-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/remodel-now-deduct-now-under-new-irs-safe-harbor-rule#comments Finance Tue, 15 Dec 2015 15:00:00 +0000 50091 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 10 easy strategies to trim your income tax bill http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/10-easy-strategies-trim-your-income-tax-bill <div class="field-byline"> William Lynott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s too late to do anything about 2015 taxes, but now is the best time to take steps to minimize Uncle Sam’s bite out of your income for 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/10-easy-strategies-trim-your-income-tax-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/10-easy-strategies-trim-your-income-tax-bill#comments Management Tips Finance Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:00:00 +0000 49961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Experts suggest making tax planning a year-round effort.</p> Getty Images Chipotle’s foodborne illness crisis illustrates need for coverage http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-s-foodborne-illness-crisis-illustrates-need-coverage <div class="field-deck"> There’s a way risk-averse operators can protect themselves against collateral damage from a crisis at associated properties. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a way risk-averse restaurant operators can protect themselves against collateral damage from a crisis at associated properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-s-foodborne-illness-crisis-illustrates-need-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-s-foodborne-illness-crisis-illustrates-need-coverage#comments H.R./Legal Finance Mon, 23 Nov 2015 15:58:00 +0000 49691 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>An incident at one unit can taint the reputation of others in the same group or chain. Are you covered for lost business?</p> Thinkstock Urban Outfitters to buy some Vetri restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/vetri-family-restaurants-sold-urban-outfitters <div class="field-deck"> In a move to grow, Marc Vetri has aligned most of his highly regarded portfolio with a national clothing and home furnishings retailer. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a move to grow, Marc Vetri has aligned most of his highly regarded portfolio with a national clothing and home funishings retailer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/vetri-family-restaurants-sold-urban-outfitters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/vetri-family-restaurants-sold-urban-outfitters#comments Trends Top Chefs Finance Tue, 17 Nov 2015 18:30:00 +0000 49451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Coming soon to an Urban Outfitters near you: Pizzeria Vetri.</p> Vetri Family Priced out of San Francisco, restaurants look to Oakland http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/priced-out-san-francisco-restaurants-look-oakland <div class="node-body video-body">TV personality Anthony Bourdain visits Juhu Beach Club for Indian street food in Oakland, Calif.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/priced-out-san-francisco-restaurants-look-oakland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/priced-out-san-francisco-restaurants-look-oakland#comments New Restaurant Concepts Finance Video Tue, 03 Nov 2015 17:28:00 +0000 49071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Will wage woes hurt the value of restaurants? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/will-wage-woes-hurt-value-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> Bob House </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurant owners and sellers are asking more questions as minimum wage hikes and the push to expand overtime pay gain momentum. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant owners and sellers are asking more questions as minimum wage hikes and the push to expand overtime pay gain momentum.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/will-wage-woes-hurt-value-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/will-wage-woes-hurt-value-restaurants#comments Management Tips Finance Fri, 30 Oct 2015 14:00:00 +0000 48791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to avoid legal, practical pitfalls of raising capital http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/how-avoid-legal-practical-pitfalls-raising-capital <div class="field-byline"> Steven Reed </div> <div class="field-deck"> Understand capital structures and the rules that govern them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant owners can avoid financing pitfalls by understanding capital structures and the rules that govern them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/how-avoid-legal-practical-pitfalls-raising-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/how-avoid-legal-practical-pitfalls-raising-capital#comments Finance Sun, 25 Oct 2015 07:51:00 +0000 48621 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Bitcoin in restaurants: Mo' money or mo' problems? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/bitcoin-restaurants-mo-money-or-mo-problems <div class="field-deck"> An on-site ATM that lets customers buy digital currency is meant to attract cutting-edge tech lovers to your operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An on-site ATM that lets customers buy digital currency is meant to attract cutting-edge tech lovers to your operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/bitcoin-restaurants-mo-money-or-mo-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/bitcoin-restaurants-mo-money-or-mo-problems#comments Finance Technology Thu, 22 Oct 2015 21:00:00 +0000 48431 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com George Frey/Getty Images RH 2015 top performers share tales from the trenches http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/rh-2015-top-performers-share-tales-trenches <div class="field-deck"> Financing, staffing and other issues mount in fast-growing restaurant companies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Financing, staffing and other issues mount in fast-growing restaurant companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/rh-2015-top-performers-share-tales-trenches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/rh-2015-top-performers-share-tales-trenches#comments H.R./Legal Finance Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:13:00 +0000 47881 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Creativity, common sense whittle operator's opening budget http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/creativity-common-sense-whittle-operators-opening-budget <div class="node-body audio-body">Mic Heynekamp of Eddyline Brewery describes how creativity and common sense whittled his opening budget</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/owner-interviews/creativity-common-sense-whittle-operators-opening-budget" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/site-files/restaurant-hospitality.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/09/roulogopromo_2.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/site-files/restaurant-hospitality.com/files/podcast/audio/ROU_Heynekamp.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=41314617">ROU_Heynekamp.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/creativity-common-sense-whittle-operators-opening-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/creativity-common-sense-whittle-operators-opening-budget#comments Owner Interviews Finance Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 47601 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com