WBC Record Keeping Basics (M&T Bank) 7/24/24

Join us, virtually, for this collaboration with M&T! Webinar link and details provided upon registration.

Principal Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about tools to help track income and expenses.
  • Learn when to file 1099s.
  • Learn the importance of separating personal and business accounts.
  • Learn the difference between cash vs. accrual accounting methods!
  • Learn the appropriate way to pull excess cash out of the business.

This will be presented by:

  • Crystal Stewart, Senior Tax Manager and Allyson Thomas, Tax Supervisor with DELEON & STANG  Crystal Stewart: Crystal joined the firm in July 2022 as a Senior Tax Manager in the Leesburg, VA office. She specializes in income tax planning, compliance, and review. Her experience includes an emphasis on tax and assurance services for government contractors, professional service providers, and non-profit entities. She also acts as a taxpayer advocate in handling inquiries from federal and state agencies. She began her profession in 2007. She has been named a Top Financial Professional by Northern Virginia Magazine for 2023 and named to Washingtonian’s 2022 list of Top Tax Accountants. Washington, DC’s Best Financial Advisors—Tax Accountants for 2022 and 2024. She describes herself as reliable, disciplined, personable, detail-oriented, and motivated. She is excited to share her experience with team members and to be able to work with our clients. She loves that D&S is committed to its staff and focuses on both personal and professional growth. She grew up in Temperance, MI, and currently resides in Reston, VA, with her cat Xander. Some of her hobbies are anything outdoors—she loves hiking, walking, and riding her bike. Education: University of Toledo: Bachelor of Business Administration and University of Toledo: Masters of Science Memberships: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)
  • Allyson Thomas: is a valuable member of the DeLeon & Stang team, beginning her journey in 2019 as an intern, and has since been promoted to her current position of Tax Supervisor. Allyson specializes in tax preparation for businesses and individuals, as well as providing business consulting services to businesses in a variety of industries. Originally from Knoxville, MD, Allyson now resides in Boonsboro, MD, with her husband, Lonnie. Living on his family’s farm, they actively engage in breeding and raising Limousin show cattle. In her free time, Allyson pursues her passion for horse riding and spending time outside on the family farm. Education: Shepherd University: Bachelor of Science in Accounting (2019) Memberships: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA) Designations: Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

This workshop is made possible by the generous contribution of time and expertise by a WBC volunteer. Please respect our volunteer’s time by arriving on time. If you are unable to attend the class, please notify us promptly. Refunds will be made in accordance with our published cancellation policy.

The Women’s Business Center is funded  through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Wednesday, July 24, 2024
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

COST: $0


Zoom details will be provided upon registration.


Questions?  See our FAQs page or contact Sheina Waddell, Training Coordinator at (703) 768-1440 or email at sheina@cbponline.org


The Women’s Business Center is funded  through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Speaker: Allyson Thomas

Meet Allyson Thomas

“Those who know, do. Those that
understand, teach.”

Community Business Partnership of Springfield, VA