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4 Tax Filing Tips For New Startups

4 Tax Filing Tips for New Startups

by Deborah Sweeney

Small businesses, welcome to Uncle Sam’s favorite time of year! Though it may be Uncle Sam’s favorite, tax season is often less than anticipated with entrepreneurs, especially if you’re new to filing taxes for a business. How soon do I need to start hanging onto receipts? How should I tax my LLC? What can I... Read more »

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How to Find the Right Accountant For Your Business

4 Steps to Find the Right Accountant for Your Business

by Lisa Furgison

You might not have a full list of employees on the payroll yet, but many small business owners find they have a need to turn to an accountant for financial help from their very beginning of their new venture. Whether you need assistance filing taxes, want someone to act as a financial advisor, or need... Read more »

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4 Accounting Practices You Don't Want to Screw Up

4 Accounting Practices You Don’t Want to Screw Up

by Lisa Furgison

Put plainly, there are certain accounting practices you don't want to screw up. If you don't get your finances in order, you could find yourself in trouble down the road. Read more »

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Financial Pros and Cons of Working at Home

Does Working From Home Really Save You Money?

by Kelly Gurnett

If you’re contemplating making the switch to a home office, here are the financial pros and cons you should keep in mind. Read more »

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Please Help Us - How the Target Breach is Affecting Small Business

Main Street Kickboxing vs. Target

by Mayra Ceja

How a big business's security breach is affecting thousands of small businesses' cash flow. Read more »

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Managing Cash Flow in a Seasonal Business

How to Balance Cash Flow in a Seasonal Business

by Arlene Soto

My business is busy in the spring, summer and fall but slows in the winter. How do I ensure I have sufficient cash flow throughout the year? Read more »

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How to Create an Invoice

How to Create an Invoice: A Starter Guide

by Kelly Gurnett

Everything you need to know to get started sending invoices that look professional, are easy to track, and—most importantly—get you your hard-earned money. Read more »

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How to Make Sense of Your Financial Statements

How to Make Sense of Your Small Business Financial Statements

by Caron Beesley

The truth is most businesses ignore the most powerful financial tools in the accounting arsenal: the balance sheet and the cash flow statement. Here's how to use them. Read more »

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5 Tax Preparation Tips Every Entrepreneur Should Know

by Lisa Furgison

A tax attorney offers five tax tips every entrepreneur should know when starting a company. Read more »

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Top 3 Places Where Your Business Could Be Losing Money

by Lisa Furgison

To guard your startup cash, you'll want to make smart business decisions out of the gate. Check out this article to learn where your business can lose money fast. Read more »