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No one likes doing taxes, but today there are software options and professional services that can take the edge off of the pain. Internet-connected software gives you hands-on satisfaction without worrying about formulas and math. Accounting professionals do even more of the heavy lifting, leaving you time to enjoy the money you’ve earned.

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With so many business formation choices available, how do you decide what's best for your business? What are the differences and benefits? Find answers to common questions in our comparison of LLCs and LPs. more...

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Small business is as the heart of the nation’s employment, paying nearly half of America’s payroll and generating more than half of the new jobs over the last year and half. Yet continued pessimism and a steady erosion of our position internationally has caused concern. Lawmakers recently passed a slew of tax cuts and incentives to boost small business growth. While some changes are permanent, others are set to expire by the end of 2010. more...

- - Running Your Business

The government claims its easing the burden on small businesses, but what are recent initiatives really doing to increase the small business outlook? Check out this breakdown. more...

- - Government & Politics

Thinking about writing off that "business expense"? You may want to think again. Learn which tax breaks to use, and which ones to use with caution. more...

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Millions of American businesses are run out of homes, and for good reason. It’s the most direct way to start, and the cheapest way to build an enterprise. Those benefits are obvious in the tough economy–-but for too many entrepreneurs, one simple advantage of working at home is not so easy to see: a gift from the federal government. more...

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When thinking about yoga, sales tax probably isn’t the first thing springing to mind. However, in Missouri, it’s front and center in the minds of yoga studio owners and for some legislators as well. The issue appears to have been building for a while. more...

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Many of us have a Pavlovian response to the word "taxes," and for good reason. So, in the interest of you enjoying this story, try replacing the dreaded "t" with another one word— "windfall."

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If you are a small business owner or simply have a number of entertainment or travel related expenses, you may be paying too much in taxes. Did you know that what you spend dining with a client or even tipping the valet might be deductible? more...

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Each year, as April 15th looms on the horizon, millions of Americans comb their receipts, all in the name of the cherished income tax deduction. But, smart business owners know they reap bigger benefits when focus on taxes year round. So, what kind of personal expenses qualify? Consider the following: more...

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