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A Guide to Bonus Depreciation
By Jamie Johnson | June 29, 2022

Not sure what bonus depreciation is or how to track it? Learn how to claim bonus depreciation for your business assets in this detailed guide.

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What Small Businesses Need to Know About FICA Tax
By Donna Fuscaldo | June 29, 2022

Learn how to collect, report and file FICA taxes for your business.

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Paycards vs. Direct Deposit: Which Is Right for Your Business?
By Adam Uzialko | June 29, 2022

What's the better way to pay your employees – a paycard or direct deposit? Read on to find out.

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Which Payroll Forms Do Employers Need?
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Learn all about the payroll forms small business owners must file or obtain, and how payroll software can help.

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What Is Invoice Factoring?
By Dock David Treece | June 29, 2022

This guide explains invoice factoring, a funding option available to businesses that turns outstanding invoices into cash in exchange for a fee.

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What Are Accounting Standards?
By Jamie Johnson | June 29, 2022

This guide introduces the concept of accounting standards and explains why they are important to businesses trying to better manage their finances.

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What Is Predatory Lending?
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Predatory lending practices include loan flipping, hidden fees and balloon payments. Fortunately, there are laws that protect borrowers.

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Balance Sheet vs. Income Statement: What’s the Difference?
By Vishal Sanjay | June 29, 2022

Business owners use both balance sheets and income statements to gauge their companies' performance. Learn the distinctions and how to best use both.

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How Next-Day Payment Can Help SMB Cash Flow
By Matt D’Angelo | June 29, 2022

Learn how next-day payments and other quick loan options can bolster your small business's cash flow.

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How to Create a Payroll Budget
By Dock David Treece | June 24, 2022

Creating a payroll budget requires adding the total cost of each employee on your payroll. Learn to conduct this essential aspect of running your business.

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What Are Payroll Deductions?
By Dock David Treece | June 24, 2022

Learn exactly how to calculate net pay and payroll withholdings for your small business.

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How to Make a Pay Stub
By Dock David Treece | June 24, 2022

Pay stubs are an important part of payroll accounting. Learn how to make pay stubs so your employees can track their wages, taxes and deductions.

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1099-MISC vs. 1099-NEC: Which One Do You Need?
By Dock David Treece | June 03, 2022

1099-MISC and 1099-NEC are IRS forms used to report your taxable payments to non-employees. Learn when each is used and how.

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What Is Imputed Income?
By Max Freedman | June 03, 2022

Learn what imputed income is, see examples and find out how to calculate the taxes you must pay on it to stay compliant.

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Gross Pay vs. Net Pay
By Julie Thompson | May 24, 2022

Gross pay is what employees earn before taxes, benefits and payroll deductions are withheld. The remaining amount is net pay. Learn how to calculate each.