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Sales Tax Fundamentals for Businesses Who Sell Online
24Jun
Sales Tax Fundamentals for Businesses Who Sell Online
If you let it sneak up on you, sales tax can be one of the most difficult and confusing administrative aspects of running an eCommerce business.
Investing for Founders: Not Your Father’s 401(k)
19May
Investing for Founders: Not Your Father’s 401(k)
So you are on your way to becoming a startup success story. You have passed the seed stage and are gaining traction.
Filing Taxes in 2017: Every Date You Need For 2016 Business Taxes
28Apr
Filing Taxes in 2017: Every Date You Need For 2016 Business Taxes
In the world of business taxes, there are three pricey tax penalties businesses can avoid, and—as is true with so many of your tax responsibilities—they all come down to one thing: paying your taxes on time
Paying Your Future Self to Save on Business Taxes Now
20Jan
Paying Your Future Self to Save on Business Taxes Now
Retiring sounds fun, right? And so does saving on taxes now. Luckily, as a business owner, there are ways you can feed these two birds with one scone.
The Socially Responsible Way to Save on Small Business Taxes
30Dec
The Socially Responsible Way to Save on Small Business Taxes
I’m a huge fan of charitable giving year round, but especially during the month of December. Once the month kicks off with #GivingTuesday, businesses and individuals around the world begin integrating giving back as a great way to observe the holidays throughout the month.
Holiday Bonuses! Cheery Employees & Lower Small Business Taxes
15Dec
Holiday Bonuses! Cheery Employees & Lower Small Business Taxes
A few weeks ago, I wrote about how charitable giving is a great way to observe the holidays as a team and shape your company culture in the best possible way.
Finding and Filing the Right Forms for Your Business Taxes
8Dec
Finding and Filing the Right Forms for Your Business Taxes
Believe it or not, the purpose of annual tax returns isn’t to increase sales of Xanax. It’s to give the country’s public sectors (federal and state) a way of tracking revenue and spending patterns across individuals and companies
The IRS Cares About Your Back Taxes Even if You’re a Small Business
27Sep
The IRS Cares About Your Back Taxes Even if You’re a Small Business
The case of Coca-Cola should leave you in no doubt. Last Friday, the soft-drink giant announced that it had received a love note from the IRS—to the tune of $3.3 billion.
Startups! Don’t Forget to Claim The R&D Tax Credit
5Aug
Startups! Don’t Forget to Claim The R&D Tax Credit
Whether you’re developing something completely original (like contact lenses that display text messages), or adapting existing products for the better (such as the transparent hole punch) there could be a tax credit waiting for you in the horizon!