Redpath Insights

How to Calculate and Use Material Margin to Drive Competitive Pricing

May 5, 2021 - When determining manufacturing costs and pricing, you can look at a number of different margins to determine efficiency and profit. These metrics often factor in many costs like overhead, labor, and more. Material margins, on the...

SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund Applications Opening

April 30, 2021 - The Small Business Administration has announced that the Restaurant Revitalization Fund will open for registration by qualifying restaurants on April 30 at 9 am EST, with these same restaurants able to submit applications...

What MN Nonprofits Need to Know About Unemployment Claims Right Now

April 29, 2021 - Employers across the country saw a dramatic surge in unemployment due to the COVID-19 pandemic and nonprofits were not spared, with around 40% of nonprofit employees filing unemployment claims as of a November 2020 report from...

Building a Leadership Team? Ensure Culture Fit with These Three Easy Tips

April 6, 2021 - Guest article by Mike Paton, Global Ambassador for EOS Worldwide

Opinion: Your Construction Safety Program Canโ€™t Be Effective Without a Good Work Plan

March 31, 2021 - Guest blog from Scott Staffon, CSP, Director of Risk Management at CSDZ

Individual Aspects of the American Rescue Plan

March 26, 2021 - The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 included many provisions affecting businesses, pensions, payroll, and individuals. Below are some of the provisions affecting individuals.

Three Things to Know About Selling Your Business Before You Do It

March 25, 2021 - "Should I sell my business?" It's a question every owner asks themselves sooner or later. The decision to sell your business, whether you plan to stay on board or exit post-close, is obviously not one to make quickly โ€“ or alone.

Should You Buy Down to Offset MN's 2021 Unemployment Insurance Tax Assessment?

March 23, 2021 โ€“ Minnesota employers are accustomed to receiving their unemployment insurance (UI) tax rate notices in December notifying them of their unemployment tax rate for the coming year. This early notice generally allows employers time...

IRS Extends 2021 Individual Tax Deadline to May 17

March 17, 2021 โ€“ Acknowledging pressure from both Congress and tax and accounting groups, the IRS announced today that it plans to extend this yearโ€™s tax deadline from April 15 to May 17. While the IRS has not yet provided formal guidance, the...

Additional Stimulus Bill โ€“ Business and Individual Incentives

March 10, 2021 - The House of Representatives has passed another stimulus bill (the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021) which was recently passed by the Senate. The bill now goes to the President who is expected to sign the legislation.