Tom McFerson, CPA, ABV
Tom McFerson, CPA, ABV, is partner at the veterinary accounting firm Gatto McFerson in Santa Monica, Calif.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 08, 2017
Sometimes the practice owner is the last to know. Watch for these flashing signs of warning to get ahead of the curve.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 15, 2017
Here are straight-up answers to six questions you may be asking yourself about bundled preventive-care-service plans.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 13, 2017
Everybody will be affected: the well-off as well as the nation's veterinary practice owners and just about every tax-paying American. Here’s our guess in President Trump’s first month of office on the future of Uncle Sam’s revenue.
VETTED - Jan 13, 2017
Feel out of your depth talking the practice owner into a new piece of expensive equipment or planning your own startup or practice purchase? You’re not alone. Here’s the short answer to, “What do I need to think about when I borrow a lot of money?”
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Nov 29, 2016
Why you should (or shouldn't) buy that new piece of equipment just because you're hungry for a tax benefit. (Did you remember we have a new president coming with tax ideas of his own??)
VETTED - May 23, 2016
Building a veterinary clinic is a long, detailed process. But a journey of 1,000 miles starts with a single step—well, five steps.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 01, 2015
It's all here: Debunking audit urban legends, avoiding mistakes that trigger audits and managing a tax audit if you do get that scary letter from the IRS.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 01, 2014
Choosing the right loan for you doesn't have to be a guessing game—if you know where to focus your efforts.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Dec 01, 2013
The economy's looking up—and so should you. It's time to get out of the red and into rebuilding your practice with these tips.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 27, 2013
All veterinary practice owners are required to give out an ObamaCare notice by Oct. 1. Use these answers to FAQ about this notice to make sure you're in compliance.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 01, 2013
This list will keep you entertained—and maybe make you a better veterinarian.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Dec 01, 2012
Market conditions aren't ideal, but they're improving. So why are veterinary practice sales still sluggish?
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 01, 2012
The presidential victor will put his stamp on four years of tax hikes and drops. See what's up for debate in 2013 and what your paystub and retirement funds will look like.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jan 01, 2012
Make your veterinary practice better, one step at a time, by implementing a way to track systems, procedures, and client preferences.