Business Times of Edmond, Oklahoma April 2018 - Page 3

ED M O N D, O K LAH O MA APRIL 2018 GENERAL MANAGER VOL.10 | NO. 4 INSIDE 2018 Lance Moler INTERIOR DESIGN, STAGING ARE SPECIALTIES AT INTERIOR GILT EDITOR Mark Codner SALES TEAM Terri Bohanan Nancy Sade 6 Interior design or staging of a home can sometimes be a challenge to homeowners who are trying to update or sell their property. But, Interior Gilt aims to ease the stress of some of those decisions with services that include a variety of furniture, interior design and home staging services. MOTIVATION AND SALES CYCLES CONTRIBUTING Lance Moler WRITERS AND Mike Crandall PHOTOGRAPHERS Jim Denton Nick Massey Patty Miller Van Mitchell Tim Priebe Karen Moore Kristy Sturgill 24 Some of the most common questions we are asked in our firm have to do with improving sales — making them bigger, faster, and/or easier. You might be surprised to hear that all of these things are possible, although not easy to do. ANOTHER WAY TO DEDUCT MEDICAL COSTS 26 With the advent of the TCJA, the deductible medical expense has increased in 2018 since taxpayers were limited to a medical expense threshold of 10 percent and that has been reduced to 7.5 percent. That is good news since more taxpayers will be able to claim their out-of-pocket medical expenses in 2018. OK-YAKI OPENS AT THE PATRIARCH Miss your Business Times? Call 341-2121 to get on our mailing list. Thanks! The Business Times is a monthly publication of The Edmond Sun devoted to business in the Edmond area. All rights reserved. Copyright © April 2018. 29 Chef Jonathon Stranger likes to say that his goal in everything they do is to create a positive moment in someone else’s day. That’s the philosophy he extends to patrons in opening a permanent kitchen at The Patriarch Craft Beer House & Lawn in Edmond. April 2018 | The Business Times 3