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When you’re running a small business, sometimes it can be hard to find the time for leisure. And, if you’re putting a lot of your income into growing your business, it can be tempting to combine your business travel with vacation.   Tacking a vacation onto a business trip is a great way to save […]

While the crates of classic rock albums in your attic are a record collection worth keeping, chances are you’re less enthusiastic about your “other” record collection: the high volume of old business records taking up valuable space in your office or on your hard drive. Even if you and your bookkeeper have established an efficient […]

One of the best ways you can support the success of your business is to choose a business structure that fits your needs and objectives. There are many different business entities, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. When choosing whether to organize your business as an LLC, partnership, S corp, or other entity, it’s […]

When starting a new business or expanding your current business, choosing how it will be organized is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. Your business structure has major implications with regard to tax treatment, your personal liability as an owner, and even your ability to grow the business. There are many different business […]

While the C corporation is the business structure of choice for the Fortune 500, many business owners have found success by adopting C corp’s smaller variation: the S corporation. If you’re starting a new business or thinking about restructuring your existing business, choosing S corp status may provide some valuable advantages. With an S corp, […]

The choice of your business’s accounting method from the start shouldn’t be taken lightly. Whether you use a cash basis or accrual basis of accounting – can have a long-term impact on your profit/loss data, your tax strategy, and even your ability to secure financing or attract investment. Each method has its own benefits and […]

During tax season, electronically preparing and filing tax returns may make businesses more vulnerable to cybercrime. Tax-related scams are one of the most common types of fraud committed against businesses and individuals. Cybercriminals are constantly devising new ways to steal sensitive financial information in order to commit tax identity theft and other crimes.   Fortunately, […]

Tax identity theft is a growing risk for American businesses. This form of identity theft happens when thieves steal a business’ Employer Identification Number (EIN) and other tax information so they can submit a fraudulent tax return and claim tax benefits on behalf of their victim. Thieves may also use a business’ EIN to file […]

If you own a small business, it can be difficult to separate work from the rest of your life. Many owners use their home or personal vehicle for business or may combine work and leisure when they travel. Your business and nonbusiness activities may be intermingled, but your finances shouldn’t be. It’s important to understand […]

Opening a separate checking account for your business can significantly improve how you manage work-related expenses and recordkeeping. By separating your business and personal funds, you can make it easier to complete your tax return and avoid costly tax mistakes.    Why You Need Accurate Records Even if you work from home, keeping your business […]