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5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners .

5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners . The end of the year is usually a hectic time for business owners like me, who are scrambling to wrap up activities while planning ahead for the new year. This December is particularly challenging because of continuing tax uncertainty. As a small-business owner and tax expert, I’ve […]

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Tax Season will Start Late This Year

Tax Season will Start Late This Year Following last week’s tax law changes, the Internal Revenue Service announced today the upcoming tax season will NOT start on time for most people, but taxpayers affected by three recently reinstated deductions need to wait until mid- to late February to file their individual tax returns. In addition, taxpayers […]

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5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners .

5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners . The end of the year is usually a hectic time for business owners like me, who are scrambling to wrap up activities while planning ahead for the new year. This December is particularly challenging because of continuing tax uncertainty. As a small-business owner and tax expert, I’ve […]

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Set Small Goals and Look Out for Yourself

Set Small Goals and Look Out for Yourself How did you start your small business? What was the deciding factor that convinced you to take the leap? I used to be a Director of Finance and we were coming up with some new marketing methods. The company chose a method that caused people to lose their jobs. This […]

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12 Sure-Fire Steps to Improve Your Retail Sales

12 Sure-Fire Steps to Improve Your Retail Sales The purpose of any business is to bring in customers, and it can only be accomplished through marketing. If your cash registers don’t ring, something is wrong and you had better find out what is wrong fast. Because in today’s competitive retail world…getting results is what counts. […]

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President will sign Bush Tax Cuts and Unemployment Benefits

President will sign Bush Tax Cuts and Unemployment Benefits The House approved an $858 billion extension of the Bush-era tax rates and unemployment benefits late Thursday night, a day after the Senate approved the bill, sending the bill to President Obama’s desk. Nancy Pelosi   After procedural hurdles held up the vote for much of […]

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Suffering from Business Burn Out? Fight Back with these Six Tips

Suffering from Business Burn Out? Fight Back with these Six Tips Gustavo A Viera CPA Do deadlines rule your life? Is time your worst enemy? More than ever the pace of small business is changing, and while new tools and technology claim to help us keep pace with evolving demands, they often work to the […]

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5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners .

5 Year-End Tax-Planning Moves for Business Owners . The end of the year is usually a hectic time for business owners like me, who are scrambling to wrap up activities while planning ahead for the new year. This December is particularly challenging because of continuing tax uncertainty. As a small-business owner and tax expert, I’ve […]

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Taxpayers face delayed refunds if tax code issues aren’t resolved

Taxpayers face delayed refunds if tax code issues aren’t resolved IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman warned lawmakers Wednesday that making retroactive changes to the tax code in early 2011 could create an “unprecedented and daunting operational challenge” that could lead to service disruptions and delayed refunds for millions of taxpayers. Several popular tax breaks expired at […]

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What Investors Want from a Business Plan

What Investors Want from a Business Plan  things that an investor wants to see in a business plan submitted for consideration for investment.  And this is more-or less in order of importance, but that order is not as rigorous as a numbered list might imply. 1. Experienced team I want people who have done startups before. They […]

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