Sole Proprietorship vs LLC [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 16, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Exit Promise @ [source]

Understanding the differences between a sole proprietorship and an LLC (Limited Liability Company) is essential for any business owner – but especially important for a business owner trying to decide the best structure for their startup. Understanding the pros and cons of a sole proprietorship versus a Single Member LLC can be confusing, so we’ve created a simplified comparison in an effort to make it easy to decide which structure is best for your business.

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death, and yet his long shadow continues to influence today’s entertainers, creators and social marketers. Yes, there have been accusations that the Colonel exploited Elvis, though closer examination of history and records shows that their partnership was one of the most successful joint ventures in modern business, and one that has continued to pay dividends 40 years after Elvis’s death and 20 after Parker’s (the Elvis Presley brand continues to be one of the top grossing entertainer brands in the world, routinely generating up to $55 million a year).

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Using her past experience as a small business accountant, she helps burned out business owners get more done in less time. I then took classes to become a Tax Specialist for small businesses as well as became a Certified Bookkeeper.

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This has to be one of the more head-beating pieces of economic research that has been done recently. It's the bit about Soviet Russia in between which is somewhere between nonsense and why one Earth did they bother?

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An interesting little point being made about the wealth of some of those in the past, the implication of which is that Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and the like simply aren't rich enough to be considered truly wealthy by those historical standards. This is obviously a contentious point and economists have tied themselves in knots over the years trying to work out how we can compare incomes, wealth, in fact even just basic lifestyles, over centuries and millennia.

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American voters are in favor of tax reforms to support farmers ranch families and other agricultural small businesses, a new survey has found.

Digital media and survey research company Morning Consult surveyed 1,996 registered voters, on behalf of the American Farm Bureau Foundation for this study.

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Amazon Sees 16% Retail Sales Increase [0.06]

Posted on July 30, 2017, 3:31 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Despite a dramatic decrease in income that caused shares to drop 3% after the Q2 earnings announcement on Thursday, Amazon saw big increases in the sales of its publishing-related products .

The retail category, which includes print books and e-books in addition to many other products, had an increase of 16% in sales in the quarter ending June 30, 2017 over the same period in 2016.

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Understanding The S Corp [0.20]

Posted on July 30, 2017, 3:24 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

As your company gets larger and starts to earn more profits, it is usually a good idea to think about setting up a corporate structure. With an S-Corp, the shareholders are only liable for the amount of their investment in the company.

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Growth Hacks: Recalibrate Your Ambition [0.08]

Posted on July 29, 2017, 7:28 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

It was one of the odder situations I have come across. He'd actually had that discussion with someone from a business school, and gave me a a figure of £2-2.5m.

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What Insurance Do You Need To Avoid Financial Ruin? [0.11]

Posted on July 28, 2017, 12:42 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Preparing for the worst is no fun, but it’s vital. But unfortunately, most of us don’t think about preparing for the bad stuff that can happen.

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SaaS Business Model Magic & Mythology [0.12]

Posted on July 26, 2017, 8:19 p.m. by Exit Promise @ [source]

As consumers, we’ve become increasingly familiar with the notion of paying a monthly fee for various business and lifestyle services.

Those of us in finance are familiar with annuities.

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Tax Reform For Dummies: 2017 Edition [0.10]

Posted on July 25, 2017, 2:33 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

As the battle over the future of healthcare divided our nation throughout the past few months, you remained squarely on the sideline.

And with that failure putting an end to the healthcare battle, the GOP turned its collective attention to its next biggest priority: tax reform.

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This Tax Change Will Hurt Thousands Of Investors [0.09]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 8:21 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Bad news for investors who rely on dividends from their investments; the UK government has confirmed it plans to go ahead with a proposed reduction on the tax-free dividend allowance.

Currently investors can enjoy £5,000 of income from dividends on their investments before they have to pay any tax on further dividend income.

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3 Hidden 7%-10% Funds That Put ETFs To Shame [0.20]

Posted on July 22, 2017, 12:13 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

If you want to find the best high-yield opportunities on Wall Street, you don’t follow bright neon signs – you turn over rocks.

Today, I want to show you three such CEFs that dole out yields between 7% and 9.5% … and somehow fly right under most investors’ radar.

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Like flip phones and floppy disks, pensions are largely a thing of the past. But it’s still possible to create pension-like income on your own.

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Fortunately, the early tech-friendly candidates are already entering the field with some fascinating ideas.

One new candidate in the field, author and former Clinton tech advisor, Alec Ross, has proposed a rather unique “income share agreement” credit for childcare services.

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How to Start Building an Email Opt-in List [0.32]

Posted on July 20, 2017, 2:50 p.m. by @ [source]

Marketers should never ignore new income streams for their business.

Emails are extremely flexible, so it’s easy to give both businesses and customers great benefits—one of which is the very fast delivery of new sales, deals or information that may be relevant.

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Research: Moral Appeals Can Help Reduce Tax Evasion [0.04]

Posted on July 20, 2017, 2 p.m. by @ [source]

The classic approach to reducing tax evasion is to increase the probability of being detected and to increase penalties. The classic approach to reducing tax evasion is to increase the probability of being detected and to increase penalties.

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15 Ways to Increase Your Income [0.07]

Posted on July 18, 2017, 3 p.m. by Entrepreneur: Latest Articles @ [source]

Whether you are new to your career or an industry veteran with 20 years of experience, it's likely that you want to increase your take-home pay. Although we can't guarantee you a raise this year, there are some ways to increase your income in 2017 -- and you might not even have to leave the house to do it.

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