Starting a Business

A Guide for Starting a Business in Wyoming

Wondering how to start a business in Wyoming? Get all the tips and guidance you’ll need to tackle to start and launch a business in the “Cowboy State".

How to Start a Restaurant Business

Wondering how to start a restaurant? This article has important food for thought to help you learn what it takes to launch a restaurant business.

Your Guide to Starting a Business in Delaware

Thinking about starting a business in Delaware and wondering what you need to do? This 17-step guide will give you valuable insight.

Secretary of State Annual Report Deadlines: A State-by-State List for LLCs and Corporations

Wondering if you need to submit a Secretary of State Annual Report and when it’s due? This state-by-state list will help you prepare and stay in compliance.

How to Start a Trucking Business and Shift Your Business Dream into Drive

Wondering how to start a trucking company? Step on the gas and head in the right direction with what you'll learn in this post.

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Calculating Sales Tax for Business

Confused about how to calculate sales tax for business? Learn about recent sales tax legislation, tools for calculating sales tax, and more.

Help Clients Choose What Is the Best Business Structure Without Fear of Unauthorized Practice of Law

What is the best business structure? Here's how to help your clients (and boost your revenue) without illegally engaging in the practice of law.

Protect Your Brand with a Trademark

Protect Your Brand with a Trademark to identify and distinguish your company, product or service and distinguish it from competitors.

Your Complete Starting a Business in California Checklist

Ready, set, launch! Here’s your starting a business in California checklist. This handy guide will help make sure you don’t miss a thing.

S Corp Election Deadline Is Approaching March 15, 2019 So Don’t Delay

The S Corp election deadline is just around the corner. Here's what you need to know if you want to reap the tax benefits of an S Corp in 2019.

How to Hire Your First Employee

Hiring your first employee is exciting. It means your business is growing and you need someone with special skills to help take it further.

Have Employees? Then You Need to Understand Employment Taxes

Hiring employees can make a world of difference when it comes to eliminating your stress and streamlining operations and understanding employment taxes

The Difference Between a Business Entity Statutory Conversion and Business Domestication

Statutory conversion vs. business domestication. One changes a business entity type; the other changes a company's home state. Read on to learn more!

Business Startup Deductions to Take in 2018

What startup tax deductions can your business take in 2018? This post covers the types of startup business expenses and discusses which may be deductible.

Five Marketing Ideas to Grow Your Business When Stuck in a Seasonal Rut

Are sales in a seasonal slump? There's no need to worry! Here are five marketing ideas to grow your business during slow times.

5 Steps to Start a Business By Year End–A Guide for Startups

What do you need to do to get your startup off the ground before next year? These steps to start a business will give you the direction you need.

2018 End of Year Business Compliance Checklist

Finish 2018 right with all of your business compliance requirements in order. This end of year business checklist will help.

Use a Home Address to Incorporate a Business–What to Consider

s it OK to use your residential address as your business address, too? Here's what to consider before you use your home address to incorporate a business.

How to Start an Amazon Business

Entrepreneurs and startups have recently become very unclear about how to start an Amazon business because the responsibility of online sellers to collect and remit sales tax has been an issue under debate for quite some time. Entrepreneurs who have brick-and-mortar stores in jurisdictions that have enacted sales tax clearly must add state (and sometimes local) sales tax to customer’s bills when selling taxable goods. And then send they must send those funds to the proper tax authorities. But what if you sell your products online to customers in other states? The rules haven’t been completely clear in [...]