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You’ve jumped through what seems like countless hoops to get your business going. You’ve filled out every form and talked to all the right people. You did all the research and learned from others’ past mistakes. Now it’s just a matter of getting it all done.
Of course this is easier said than done. There are a million things you have to do as a business owner you never dreamed about as a salary or wage worker. Aside from your usual business matters you must now attend to you have to worry about dealing with taxes.
How stressful was tax time this year? Are you looking forward to forgetting all about Schedule C’s and 1099-whatzit’s until 2014? We don’t blame you. But what if I told you that taxes don’t have to be stressful and with the right preparation tax time could breeze by just like spring?
In fact, Outright is offering an email series “Spring Clean Your Business Finances” to do just that – get your business finances in order so you can master tax time 2014 (and beyond).
With so much information out there about small business banking, understanding the ins and outs of your business finances can be a headache at first. Adopting good banking practices in the first stages of your business can mean the difference between success and ending up wrapped in debt.
Business banking differs slightly from personal banking, so it is important you have a strong understanding of your financing options and how to keep track of your spending and investments. Continue reading
While most people think of fitness goals when making their New Year’s resolutions, it’s also smart to get your personal and business financial documents in shape. After the holiday season is out of the way, it seems like tax time is right around the corner for your small business. It’s never too early to start getting your documents in order in case you want to buy a business or recapitalize your existing one. Continue reading
You love being the CEO of your business, but what happens when you have to be the CFO?
Dealing with your business finances can be overwhelming. If you want to take your company to the next level, you are going to need to have some major clarity around your business finances. You need to lift up the hood of your business money and see what is going on in there. That way, you can make better financial decisions, have more control over your business, and focus on your life without being worried about your company finances. How cool would it be if your stress level went down?! Continue reading