One of the most common questions I hear from self-employed individuals begins with the phrase, “Can I write off…?” I’m often surprised by what follows the question.
Though it still may be barbecue and beach season, the end of 2014 will be here before you know it. For business owners, it also means getting financial ducks in a row in...
Women still have a hard time getting small business loans.
Business owners should strive to take advantage of every possible deduction in order to minimize their tax liability.
Women are a growing force in the business world, but if they own a company, they may still struggle to get a loan from a bank.
The nation's oldest cutlery manufacturer has filed for bankruptcy after 177 years of making knives and other kitchen tools.
Taxes are a big deal—especially for small business owners. The IRS can end up taking more than 50% of your Schedule C profit in ordinary income taxes and self-employment taxes....
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Is a crowdfunding business loan right for you? Here is advice.
everal states will be holding Sales Tax Holidays in August, many this very weekend! But if you think that the sales tax holidays are just for back-to-school shopping – think...
When you incorporate your business, you create a new separate entity, and in the eyes of the IRS, you become an employee of the corporation. And this move means you must go on...
Traditionally a field dominated by technology and biotechnology, venture investors have developed an appetite for food.
If you’re part of an accelerator or startup, the SEC just granted you a new way to approach funding in 2014: the right to solicit a broader range of investors.
Rather than using traditional loans to fund their businesses, the majority of small business owners dig into their own bank accounts to keep their companies afloat.
European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.
Entity selection is a big decision new small business owners must make, and the decision to incorporate comes with tax ramifications.