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Working on Memorial Day: How to Make It Better for Your Team
By Isaiah Atkins | May 26, 2022

Few employees want to work on Memorial Day and other holidays, but sometimes it's unavoidable. Learn how to make it a better workday for your team.

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Work Experience or Free Labor? Learn What Makes Unpaid Internships Legal
By Siri Hedreen | May 26, 2022

Learn how state laws and the primary beneficiary test apply to small business owners navigating the legality and morality of unpaid internships.

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Grasshopper Review
By Chad Brooks | May 26, 2022

Grasshopper is our favorite virtual business phone service for a mobile workforce because of its ease of use and flexibility.

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GoTo Connect Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

GoTo Connect combines the power and reliability of Jive's cloud VoIP phone systems with GoToMeeting's web, audio, and video conferencing into one simple, reliable, and flexible solution.

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Ooma Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

Ooma Office is our favorite business phone system for very small businesses because of its easy installation and low cost.

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RingCentral Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

RingCentral is our favorite phone service for businesses because of its wide array of features, reliability and multiple service plans.

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8x8 Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

8x8 is our favorite phone system for small businesses because of its features, reliability and customer service.

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Nextiva Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

Nextiva is one of the best phone systems for businesses with multiple locations. It's a cloud-based VoIP system that can spread across several offices and stores yet still be managed from one central...

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Dialpad Review
By Jeff Hale | May 26, 2022

Dialpad offers voice calling, video conferencing and text messaging. This flexibility helps small businesses connect with clients in ways that work best for both customers and businesses. This VoIP...

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BambooHR Employee Monitoring Software Review
By Neil Cumins | May 26, 2022

BambooHR is a great option for a stand-alone performance management system because of its open API, which allows it to integrate with a variety of other human capital management software suites and...

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Hubstaff Review
By Skye Schooley | May 26, 2022

Hubstaff is an employee monitoring software solution focused on time-tracking and productivity monitoring. Its tools help keep employees on task and allow managers to better prioritize the most...

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SentryPC Review
By Neil Cumins | May 26, 2022

SentryPC is the most affordable employee monitoring solution, with six cloud-based plans, low per-user rates and screenshot add-on capabilities. It tracks which websites and apps workers access,...

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Veriato Review
By Neil Cumins | May 26, 2022

As one of the oldest employee monitoring brands on the market, Veriato is a leading software provider for businesses concerned about security and retention. It offers a comprehensive suite of tools...

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InterGuard Review
By Neil Cumins | May 26, 2022

InterGuard gives you a clear, comprehensive view of what your employees are doing while they're on the clock, plus it provides tools to increase productivity.

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Teramind Review
By Neil Cumins | May 26, 2022

Teramind is our pick for the best employee monitoring software overall. It has all the tools you need to engage in effective employee monitoring from a variety of angles. Teramind supports many...

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What Small Businesses Need to Know About FICA Tax
By Donna Fuscaldo | May 26, 2022

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

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What Are Payroll Taxes?
By Sean Peek | May 26, 2022

Employers must withhold federal income tax plus any state or local taxes. Here's what every small business owner should know.

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Tax Deductions You Should Take – and Some Crazy Ones to Avoid
By Derek Walter | May 26, 2022

Tax deductions are great, but some might be less than legal. Here's the ones you should take and which ones you should avoid.

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Getting Audited? How to Handle It Like a Pro
By Siri Hedreen | May 26, 2022

While the chances of an IRS audit are small, most tax audits involve small and medium-sized businesses. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Calculate and Pay State Unemployment Tax (SUTA)
By Adam Uzialko | May 26, 2022

Employers are required to pay state unemployment insurance taxes. Here's how to calculate and pay unemployment tax in your state.

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Understanding Small Business R&D Tax Credits
By Katharine Paljug | May 26, 2022

Learn how small businesses can get tax benefits with research and development credits.

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How to File a Tax Extension for Your Small Business
By Derek Walter | May 26, 2022

Filing for a business tax extension can buy you some additional time when you're not yet prepared to file your taxes. Here's how to do it.

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What Is a Tax Audit? What Do You Do If You Get Audited?
By Simone Johnson | May 26, 2022

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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Taxable vs. Nontaxable Fringe Benefits
By Skye Schooley | May 26, 2022

Learn the differences between nontaxable and taxable fringe benefits, and how each option applies to your business.

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Sales Tax for E-commerce: What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Bennett Conlin | May 26, 2022

Sales tax gets complicated if you sell to customers in other states. Learn how to manage your sales tax obligations and comply with state tax laws.

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How to Reduce Your Business’s Tax Liability
By Katharine Paljug | May 26, 2022

Your tax liability is the total taxes you owe to the IRS or state governments and learning how to legally reduce your tax burden can save your business,

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Small Business Taxes: What to Expect in 2022
By Jennifer Dublino | May 26, 2022

Find out which tax laws, codes and deadlines apply to small businesses in 2022.

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The 10 Best (and Worst) States for Small Business Taxes
By Julianna Lopez | May 26, 2022

A major factor in tax season is your state's tax code. Where does your state fall on this list of the best and worst states for small business taxes?

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36 Small Business Deductions, From A to Z
By Julie Ritzer Ross | May 26, 2022

There are many tax-deduction options available for small businesses. Are you taking advantage of them?