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How to Run Payroll in QuickBooks
By Trish Petak | February 02, 2023

This easy, step-by-step guide will show you how to run payroll in QuickBooks, featuring in-depth instructions and images.

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Affiliate Links: What Small Businesses Should Know
By Jennifer Post | February 02, 2023

Learn how this cost-effective technique can help your small business tap into the followers of influencers and others.

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What Is A Profit And Loss Statement?
By Adam Uzialko | January 31, 2023

Learn the importance of accurate P&L statement reporting and how it may keep your business on the right track and sound financial footing.

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10 Tax Solutions for Small Businesses
By Sally Herigstad | January 30, 2023

Tax apps, business tax software and other tools can help small business owners stay on top of tax obligations. Discover 10 small business tax solutions.

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How a Government Shutdown Hurts Small Businesses
By Adam Uzialko | January 27, 2023

A government shutdown can have negative impacts on small businesses — such as lost profits or delayed loans. Learn how your company can prepare for one.

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How to Calculate Annual Revenue
By Sally Herigstad | January 26, 2023

To determine your business' financial health, you need to know how much money you are bringing in. Here is how to calculate your annual revenue.

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5 Tax Changes Small Business Owners Need to Prepare For
By Sally Herigstad | January 26, 2023

Tax changes for the 2023 tax year may affect you and your business. Learn about key tax issues and tips for getting ready for tax season.

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Small Business Taxes: What to Expect in 2023
By Sally Herigstad | January 25, 2023

This article includes the most up-to-date tax rules small business owners need to know for the current year.

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How to Turn Knowledge into Money
By Ned Smith | January 23, 2023

Joseph Hennessey, Small Business Innovation Research Adviser, explains

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What is NASDAQ?
By Dock David Treece | January 23, 2023

Learn all about NASDAQ, the world's second-largest, tech-heavy stock exchange.

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7 Credit Card Processing Tools You Should Be Using
By Max Freedman | January 23, 2023

These tools will help you accept credit cards, online or in person, without the headaches.

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Section 179 Deduction: Rules and Limits
By Dock David Treece | January 23, 2023

This tax rule allows businesses to get the entire depreciation deduction in a single year.

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What Are Intangible Assets?
By Simone Johnson | January 23, 2023

This guide defines intangible assets and explains why they're important to a small business.

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What Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average?
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 23, 2023

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or the Dow, is an index that shows how 30 companies have traded in the stock market.

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Filing for Bankruptcy: Information, Benefits and Disadvantages
By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

Bankruptcy helps people and businesses get a fresh start financially. Learn what filing for bankruptcy entails, as well as its benefits and disadvantages.

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How to Calculate Compound Interest
By Erica Sandberg | January 23, 2023

This guide explains what compound interest is and how to calculate it for your small business.

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Small Business Taxes: Advice from the Experts
By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

With April 15 quickly approaching, Business News Daily spoke with several tax and small business experts about some of the biggest mistakes that are made when filing taxes, what deductions shouldn't...

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Opening a Business Account When You Have Bad Credit
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 23, 2023

ChexSystems can negatively affect your ability to open a business checking account, but it won't make it impossible.

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iPhone Credit Card Processing: What You Need to Know
By Adam Uzialko | January 23, 2023

Small businesses often use iPhones for credit card processing. Learn how to use your iPhone as a POS device and the best credit card processors for iPhone.

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What’s a Balance Sheet, and Why Do I Need One?
By Adam Uzialko | January 23, 2023

It's a tool for looking inside your business to outline what it's really worth.

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Accounts Payable and Your Business: What You Need to Know
By Adam Uzialko | January 23, 2023

Accounts payable includes all of your business's expenses except payroll. Here's how to handle this important component of your business finances.

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Accounts Receivable: What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Marci Martin | January 23, 2023

Accounts receivable refer to unpaid invoices a business should receive from customers from sales. Learn how accounts receivable affects operations.

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Small Business Loan vs. Cash Advance: What’s the Difference?
By Mark Henricks | January 23, 2023

Business loans and lines of credit aren't the only ways a small business can get funds. Learn why a cash advance might work for your company.

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How Long Could Your Business Survive on Cash Reserves?
By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

The average small business can only last 27 days without cash inflows. How long would your company make it?

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FIFO vs. LIFO: What Is the Difference?
By Adam Uzialko | January 23, 2023

Learn the differences between FIFO (first in, first out) and LIFO (last in, first out) to determine the best inventory management method for your business.

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What Is a Tax Audit? What Do You Do If You Get Audited?
By Simone Johnson | January 23, 2023

Worried about having your taxes audited? Find out what a tax audit is, what triggers it and how to handle an audit notice.

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GAAP: Standards and Rules for Accountants
By Adam Uzialko | January 23, 2023

GAAP guidelines provide direction for accountants when preparing financial statements. Here are the 10 GAAP principles accountants should follow.

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10 Top Expense Trackers
By Sean Peek | January 23, 2023

Find the best apps to manage your expenses on the go.

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How to Expand Your Business to Another State
By Isaiah Atkins | January 23, 2023

If your business is growing quickly, you may want to take your operations beyond your state's borders. Learn how to expand successfully.

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What to Do When Customers Won’t Pay Their Bill
By Max Freedman | January 23, 2023

Are your customers refusing to pay their outstanding balance? Here's what you can do when a customer won't pay their bill.