Category Archives: Home Business

Home Business Taxes: Prepare to Meet with Your CPA

Home Business Taxes: Prepare to Meet with Your CPA

When meeting with your CPA about your home business taxes, it’s important to be prepared. Each year, I make the trek to my accountant’s office with my year’s profit and loss statement, and all my documentation. By now, I’m pretty good about bringing what’s needed, since I’ve been using an accountant for my home business taxes

The Challenge Of Rapid Business Growth: 7 Possible Changes To Anticipate

The Challenge Of Rapid Business Growth: 7 Possible Changes To Anticipate

As an entrepreneur, your startup enters a new phase when your business faces the numerous crises that arise from business growth. For your business to handle the new influx of demand for your product or services, it needs to expand to survive. Old solutions, familiar ways of doing business, principles and processes will no longer fit the bigger challenges.

Create Your Own Benefits Package When Self-Employed

Create Your Own Benefits Package When Self-Employed

When you own a business, you don’t have the luxury of benefits from “the man.” You need to create your own benefits package when self-employed. Earlier this week, my buddy Glen at Free From Broke shared an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal about the rise of benefits packages for freelancers. As a contract worker