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Should a Business Owner Keep Their Own Books?

By | April 3rd, 2015|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , |

Should a Business Owner Keep Their Own Books? I say yes, but know your limitations.

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Recordkeeping Considerations for a Startup Business

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , , |

Recordkeeping Considerations for a Startup Business - keep your receipts!

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Financing a Small Business, Part 4 of 5: Don’t Spend Money Just to Get Tax Deductions

By | March 16th, 2015|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , , , , |

When financing a small business, it's bad planning to do something just because it's tax deductible

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Financing a Small Business, Part 3 of 5: Tell Your Accountant Before You Spend the Money

By | March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , , , |

Tell your accountant before you spend money on major purchases

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Don’t Be “That” Business Owner

By | July 29th, 2014|Categories: Editorial Commentary, Small Businesses Taxes|Tags: , , |

Don't be "that" business owner.  That's what I tell business owners who complain about having to follow the laws, regulations, rules, etc. Case in point: one time I was talking to a business owner who was venting about his insurance company and the fact that he had to carry workers' comp insurance. And he was unhappy [...]

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