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Insurance 101: Cyber Liability

Today’s age, in which technology runs so much of our world, opens up a whole new set of digital risks that we may not have considered a few years ago. With so much of our communication, transactions, and storage of information done over the internet, we must take the time to ensure that it is […]

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19 Tips for Managing Your Small Business Finances

At any point in the management of your small business, your small business’s finances will be central to its success. As your business grows and develops, it can become more challenging to pinpoint where to focus your time to ensure your finances are running smoothly. Managing your small business’s finances may be stressful, but there […]

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How to Deal with Small Business Taxes in Texas

Texas is one of the most business-friendly states in the country. While it offers an attractive environment for small business owners, with a large population and a robust economy, there are essential things to consider. Starting a business in Texas can be a wise decision, but there are tips to help make the process easier. […]

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Worker Classification: Employee vs. Contractor

Every small business begins with just one person or a small team creating a plan and developing a vision. If the company is going to keep growing, however, you eventually need to start expanding your team and invite someone new to join you in your work.  Once your company starts to grow, you won’t be […]

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What to Know About Small Business Taxes in New York

New York is an important state for business in the United States. Many of the biggest corporations have locations in New York City as well. It’s an exciting place to be, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy for businesses.  Business owners looking to establish a small business in New York will need to be aware […]

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Making Sales: How to Handle Etsy Sales Tax

In the age of e-commerce, online merchants like Etsy are invaluable business platforms for many small businesses. Platforms like Etsy give countless small businesses access to a wider audience and a simpler sales process, but you need to know how to calculate, collect and submit Etsy sales tax on your transactions.   Selling your goods and […]

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Taxes for Truckers: How to Handle Excise Tax

If you drive trucks, sell trucks, or run any trucking-related business, you need to be familiar with all the taxes and fees associated with trucks. For truckers just starting, you may need to budget for these tax responsibilities ahead of time.  Truck drivers who drive big rigs on the highway have to pay the Heavy Highway […]

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Business Entity: What Is an LLC?

What is an LLC? A Limited Liability Company can be a great way to grow a small business. It offers limited liability, something that can be helpful to its members. While they can offer a lot of benefits, there are some drawbacks you’ll want to know about. Here’s what you should know, how to form […]

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How to Grow Your Business: Part 5 – Evaluate the Data

Growing your business in a sustainable way requires an investment of time and effort, but more importantly, it requires studying your environment and drawing on the opportunities you find. A good business is a flexible one that responds to the circumstances around it.  You might think you have a great idea for a new product […]