Small Business

Top 4 Reasons Why People Start an Online Business

Easy access to real-time information has made the internet the go-to source for most of us. In addition, the internet has revolutionized the way of doing business influencing and changing the habits of various shoppers. Over 800 million have shopped online worldwide and the number of internet shoppers has grown by almost 20% every year. […]

Home-Based Business Start-up Guide

There are millions of home-based business in United States and the number is still growing. More and more people are turning into running a home-based business because of the various advantages it presents. Did you know that one of the best ways to reduce your taxes is to start a home-based business? Did you know […]

Business Plan: Why You Need One For Your Home Based Business

If you are just starting a home-based business, one of the questions that you may be asking yourself is “Do I really need a business plan?”  It’s just a home-based business and not a big conglomerate with huge revenues and a large customer base. Well, the answer is a BIG YES!! A business plan should […]

Home Business Start-up: Tax Payment Issues

As a business owner, you also need to be aware of the types of taxes that you have to pay. You do not have to pay all the taxes discussed in this article because the other taxes varies depending on how you operate your business such as whether you are selling products, hiring employees, or […]

Home Business Start-Up: Business Accounts, Insurance and Financing

After you’ve decided on the type of entity that you’ll operate for your business and filed the necessary business documents such as business licenses and permits, the next step would be working on more administrative part of your business. When operating a business, there are a few more administrative task that you have to complete. […]

Tips For Choosing A Home Based Business

Finding the right business is never easy. The last thing you want to do is to start something and waste your time on it and later find out that it is not for you. There are a lot of opportunities out there and it seems that each one of them is promoted as the best business available. So what do you do and where do you start?

Corporations: The Pros and Cons

Explains what a corporation is, what are the advantages and disadvantages when choosing this as your business entity, and the common federal tax forms used.

Limited Liability Company (LLC): The Pros and Cons

Explains what a Limited Liability Company (or LLC) is, what are the advantages and disadvantages when choosing this as your business entity, and the common federal tax forms used.

Partnership: The Pros and Cons

Explains what a partnership is, what are the advantages and disadvantages when choosing this as your business entity, and the common federal tax forms used.

Sole Proprietorship: The Pros and Cons

The article discusses what a sole proprietorship is as a form of business entity, the advantages and the disadvantages, and the various forms of tax forms that are used.

Financing Options for Your Home-Based or Small Business

While most of home businesses require a very low start-up cost, however, there are still a lot of home based businesses that require some start-up capital to use for working capital and to purchase inventory and equipment. Check the various ways to finance your home-based business or small business.

Home-Based Business Career Opportunities

New claims in unemployment nationwide jump unexpectedly as 500,000 unemployment applications submitted nationwide last week were the most in nine months as reported in the Los Angeles Times August20, 2010 edition. The economy has not picked up yet and more people are still looking for jobs. What happens if the unemployment benefits has been exhausted? […]