Managing Your Business

Learn how to keep your business running smoothly with tips on hiring practices, improving sales, reducing liabilities, and more.

Understanding the Wash Sale Rule: What to Avoid When Selling Investments at a Loss

Have a loss on an investment? Beware the wash sale rule, which could prevent you from deducting the loss on your taxes.

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How Hispanic Small Businesses are Using Supplier Diversity Programs to Secure Contracts

If you're a Hispanic small business owner and you want to expand your clientele, supplier diversity programs can open doors to the private sector as…

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How Mompreneurs Maintain Work-Life Balance

Mompreneurs know the importance of work-life balance, but how do they put it into action? How do they maintain work-life balance, even when they're…

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Does Your Business Really Need a Facebook Page?

Every other company—big or small—seems to have a Facebook page. It makes you wonder if it's a prerequisite to having a business these days. Sure,…

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Does My Business Get a Tax Break for Buying a Car?

If you purchase a vehicle for your business, it pays to understand the nuances of current tax law. How can you use Section 179 and bonus depreciation…

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You Might Qualify for the R&D Tax Credit Without Knowing

Develop or improve products or processes? Your company might enjoy significant tax benefits. This quick primer explains how.

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What Is Debt Financing for Small Businesses?

Decide if debt financing is the right way for you to fund business growth.

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What Business Owners Need to Know About California Property Tax

If you're doing business in California, here are some important things you need to know about property taxes.

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Avoid Capital Gains Tax on the Sale of Qualified Small Business Stock

Own shares of a small business? Section 1202 might allow you to sell them tax-free.

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IRS Phone Number for Business: What to Know Before Calling

If you find yourself among the multitudes of people who need to contact the IRS, here are some things you should know for once you get past the hold…

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