Money

Never Sweat Quarterly Estimated Taxes Again with this Quick Guide

Guess what? Your quarterly estimated taxes are due soon, on June 16th. If you forgot, then you’re like many other small business owners. If you’re not used to paying them or keep an accurate calendar, you just might find these…

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Money

Tax Extensions 101

This post is brought to you by GoDaddy Online Bookkeeping (formerly Outright) the simplest way to manage your small business finances online. Sign up today for a less taxing tax time! Oh man. You’re taking a look – your first…

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Money

What Should You Do With the 1099-MISC Forms You Receive?

Another day, another mysterious tax form in your mailbox. This one says it’s for “Miscellaneous Income” and it’s from one of your clients. Actually, as you look through the rest of your mail, you see a handful of these 1099-MISC…

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Uncategorized

Do You Need to Send Out a 1099-MISC?

Just as the holidays finish up, tis the season… for tax forms! This especially holds true if you’re a business owner – suddenly there are all sorts of forms with all kinds of crazy letters after them to deal with.…

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Money

What to Expect at Tax Time in 2014

Taxes, taxes everywhere! We’ve heard a lot of small business owners say that January through April 15th every year feels like running to and fro plugging holes in a dam. The tax deadlines and due dates never seem to end.…

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Management, Marketing & Strategy

Domain Name Shoppers Get New Freedom of Choice

Remember when you went to register a domain name for your business website? Did you feel like your naming options were a little…limited? While you wanted something simple and to the point like AmazingLamps.com, there just wasn’t anything close to…

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Got Invoices?, Money

5 Reasons Your Invoice Didn’t Get Paid on Time

[From the Editor] Pssst!! We recently broke down all our Invoice Design advice into an easy to read eBook: Invoice Hacks to Encourage On Time Payment Get a copy now! Wouldn’t it be nice if you sent out an invoice…

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Accountants, Money

How to Make Your Accountant Love You

Whipping your business into shape takes a lot of work. While you’re a good business person with a great product or service, you may not exactly be a financial whiz. So you head out to the nearest accounting firm to…

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Management

Freelancer vs. Employee: What You Need to Know

Running a business takes a lot of work and you often find yourself working extremely long hours every single week. Eventually you’ll get to a point where you need some help. However, that doesn’t mean you have to get a…

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Management

Tips for Finding a Business Mentor

Wouldn’t it be nice if someone handed you an instruction manual when you start your business? Right before you open your doors someone says, “Oh, wait, you forgot to do this or that…here’s the Business 101 Manual so you never…

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