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What Are Withholding Allowances?
By Max Freedman | September 29, 2020

When paying employees, employers must take into account withholding allowances to know how much to deduct for income taxes.

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Commercial Real Estate Loan Guide
By Dock David Treece | September 11, 2020

Learn how to qualify for a commercial real estate loan.

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36 Small Business Deductions, From A to Z
By Julie Ritzer Ross | September 08, 2020

Is your small business taking advantage of every tax deduction it qualifies for? Here are 36 deductions that may help your business save money on taxes.

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FIFO vs. LIFO: What Is the Difference?
By Business News Daily | August 28, 2020

What inventory management method should you use for your business? Learn about FIFO and LIFO to help you decide.

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What a National Coin Shortage Means for Your Small Business
By Andrew Martins | August 18, 2020

America is dealing with a coin shortage due to COVID-19. Find out why and how you can help local businesses.

Review
AdvancedMD
By Adam Uzialko | August 13, 2020

Check out, AdvancedMD, a medical practice management software that offers convenient appointment reminders, plus paperless faxing and prescribing.

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What Are Intangible Assets?
By Simone Johnson | August 05, 2020

Not all company assets are physical items like property or equipment. Learn what intangible assets are, how to acquire them and how to account for them on your balance sheet.

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What Is a Tax Audit? What Do You Do If You Get Audited?
By Simone Johnson | August 04, 2020

Understanding what a tax audit is can make them less scary. Here's what you should know if you receive an audit notice from the IRS.

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Cash Flow Management: Techniques and Tools
By Matt D'Angelo | July 24, 2020

Cash flow management is an essential skill that all business owners should possess. These techniques and tools make it easier to manage cash flow.

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What Is ROI?
By Simone Johnson | July 10, 2020

Here's everything you should know about return on investment and how to use it to ensure your business spending is increasing your earnings.

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The Sole Proprietorship Tax Guide
By Andrew Martins | June 30, 2020

As the July 15 tax deadline gets closer, it's important that you know how to file your taxes as a sole proprietor.

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What to Do When Customers Won't Pay Their Bill
By Sammi Caramela | June 23, 2020

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

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How to File for Unemployment: A Step-by-Step Guide
By Simone Johnson | June 12, 2020

Learn how to file a claim for unemployment benefits.

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Direct Costs vs. Indirect Costs: What Are They, and How Are They Different?
By Ethan Spielman | June 12, 2020

Understanding direct costs and indirect costs is important for properly tracking business expenses.

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How a Government Shutdown Hurts Small Businesses
By Business News Daily Editor | May 29, 2020

From not having access to loans to not getting paid for government contracts, the impact of government shutdown on small businesses could be significant.

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Section 179 Deduction: Rules and Limits
By Business News Daily Editor | May 27, 2020

Section 179 allows businesses to get the entire depreciation deduction in a single year.

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Bull Market: When Stocks Are Rising
By Business News Daily Editor | May 24, 2020

A bull market is a period of optimism and investor confidence.

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Crazy Tax Deductions Allowed by the IRS
By Matt D'Angelo | April 16, 2020

These off-the-wall tax deductions are legal, believe it or not. Do you qualify for any?

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What Is Dividend Investing?
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 06, 2020

Dividend investing can be a great way for small business owners to stabilize their investment portfolios and receive passive income.

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Deal Reached on $2T Coronavirus Stimulus: What It Includes for SMBs
By Adam Uzialko | March 26, 2020

A stimulus plan is in the works to address the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Learn how it will help small businesses plan for long-term recovery.

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What Is Deflation?
By Business News Daily Editor | March 16, 2020

Deflation is when prices fall. It is the opposite of inflation.

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U.S. Businesses Get Access to Low-Interest SBA Loans to Weather Coronavirus Impact
By Andrew Martins | March 12, 2020

President Donald Trump announced last night that the Small Business Administration will provide low-interest loans to SMBs affected by COVID-19.

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What Happens If You Can't Make Payroll?
By Business News Daily Editor | February 25, 2020

You should avoid missing payroll at all costs. If you can't make it, here's what happens.

Review
Wise Business Plans
By Chad Brooks | February 19, 2020

Wise Business Plans is a business plan writing service. The company provides custom business plans to entrepreneurs and businesses. Business plans are custom written by accomplished MBA writers,...

Review
LivePlan
By Chad Brooks | February 19, 2020

LivePlan gets high marks for its extensive business plan software features. Learn more about this company's resources, including market analysis, in our review.

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GoSmallBiz
By Chad Brooks | February 19, 2020

GoSmallBiz is ideal business plan software for startups. The software has all of the tools that new entrepreneurs need to create a business plan that will guide them toward success.

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Enloop
By Chad Brooks | February 19, 2020

Enloop is a free, online business plan software application that gives you access to business and market analysis databases. Read more about it in our review.

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BizPlan
By Chad Brooks | February 19, 2020

BizPlan.com offers a contemporary online interface that is simple to use while also providing enough flexibility for the advanced user. The software allows other collaborators to access, edit and...

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What Is a REIT?
By Business News Daily Editor | February 03, 2020

A real estate investment trust (REIT) is essentially a mutual fund that invests in real estate.

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What Is Stagflation? Inflation Plus Stagnation
By Business News Daily Editor | February 03, 2020

Stagflation is rare, but it has devastating effects on the economy. Here's what a period of stagflation would mean for businesses and the larger job market.