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The tax code draws a distinction between ordinary income and income derived from the sale of a capital asset, or “capital gain.” In most instances, this distinction is straightforward and there is little confusion about whether income falls into one category or the other. Every now and then, however, a situation develops in which the classification of income is a difficult matter. There is much at stake in the determination of whether income is either ordinary or derived from the sale of a…Continue
Added by Jorgen Rex Olson on January 4, 2017 at 10:40am — No Comments
You're a smart contractor and you know QuickBooks has the Financial Reports, Job Costing Reports and Job Profitability Reports you need to operate and grow your construction company; but it does not provide Benchmarking Reports to let you see how your Construction Company is performing compared to your competitors.
Every time you or your bookkeeper opens the darn thing it…Continue
Added by Randal L. DeHart, PMP, QPA on May 23, 2016 at 12:41pm — No Comments
Current world of business is highly competitive and complex. There is no unifying formula for success. Each and every situation is different. People who are engaged in the business world have to accept these challenges and the way they handle them will determine how successful they are going to be.…Continue
Added by Tim Scott on December 9, 2014 at 1:32am — No Comments
Business education refers to various courses designed to provide students essential skills to achieve success in business, especially those for launching and running businesses. These courses range from advanced management science to marketing to basic computer courses taken for personal career goals.
Business education classes inculcate students the confidence to overcome real life business situations and emphasize…
Added by Tim Scott on December 2, 2014 at 9:15pm — No Comments
I'm an RN who is physically no longer capable of doing bedside nursing. I'm looking into Patient Advocate Programs, both general and RN specific. The cost of these Certificate courses varies from $900.00 up to $7000.00. I'm currently on SSDI, so money is very, very tight. The program I'd like to go to is around 5K, directed at RN's. It has an excellent reputation plus has a built in network of alumni.
The $900.00 course is a generalist program. It's on line, no face to face, while…Continue
Added by Helga Bluestone on August 20, 2013 at 9:27pm — No Comments
Following the recent financial uproar of 2008, scores of people as well as businesses have been trapped under an incredible load of credit card debt. Under these trying fiscal circumstances, when almost every single individual is experiencing problems in making ends meet, credit card debts are a common scenario. Businesses, whether big or small, has to undergo a tough financial phase, where…Continue
Added by Rick Murphy on November 9, 2012 at 2:59am — No Comments
Deciding where to buy, how to go about it, and what kind of dental practice to purchase is a very important step in the career of a dentist. There are many essential decisions to make and key factors to examine as you search for the perfect dental practice that meets all of your needs.
Take your Time
Dentists must not rush into a purchase, and need to manage their expectations, understanding that the process will take some time. There is no need to hurry through…Continue
Added by Josh Lough on October 10, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Have you been recently thinking of being an entrepreneur? If answered yes, you first need to get sound information on the startup business advice so that you don’t take a wrong decision that can spoil your entire business idea. Business firms are usually built to generate revenue within a nation and therefore they always need to stay on top of their finances in order to set profits rolling. But debt is something…Continue
Added by Rick Murphy on October 5, 2012 at 1:41am — No Comments
There are many businesses that end up failing due to the lack of marketing. They end up making the wrong decisions, using the wrong strategies and even picking up marketing techniques that isn't right for their business. This is why small business owners have to keep up to date when it comes to small business marketing. They need to continuously learn about various tips they can use to market their business.
First of all, instead of going after people whom…Continue
Added by Stefan Holm on June 8, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Now that we're well into spring and nearing summer, I thought a best accounting practices for Startup Businesses post might be appropriate...
How to establish an accounting method that will grow with your business:
Determine the accounting practices and procedures that you will use at the very start. Establish a bookkeeping method that is forward-thinking, so that you're business growth doesn't have to wait while you refigure your bookkeeping methods
Added by John Huddleston on May 15, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Creating an estate plan is critical for unmarried couples. Because an unmarried partner is not considered an heir under California law, a will or living trust must be executed to include the partner as beneficiary of the estate.
Added by Dwight Edward Tompkins on February 23, 2012 at 8:33pm — No Comments
It’s always been surprising to me as an experienced online marketer just how much time and money is spent on paid marketing channels such as pay per click ads but how little time and money is spent gaining free marketing through increasing the organic rankings on the major search engines.
With this in mind, I decided to do some research to determine how much traffic is driven from paid search advertising versus organic search rankings. It may surprise you to learn that 90% of…Continue
Added by Dwight Edward Tompkins on September 10, 2011 at 8:43am — No Comments
The new tax law signed by the President in December gives the owners of Family Businesses probably the biggest tax break to come along in many years.
That break is the lifetime gift tax exemption, now $5 million, for next two years (2011 & 2012); or $10 million for a married…Continue
Added by Dwight Edward Tompkins on April 9, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
The days are way back where everyone was going through a brochure in order to learn about any product/service that has been offered by a Company. Today, digital media such as websites, blogs, microsites and social network applications are indispensable tools of communication.
The digital platforms known as social media are a useful communication tool for people of the information age. Those companies who are smart enough to invest in the…Continue
Added by Omur Oztas on March 22, 2011 at 7:41am — No Comments
When considering how to do your taxes, you have some choices. One is, you can prepare your return yourself, or, you can select a storefront tax preparer that has only had brief training (for a few weeks) to instruct them on how to process different kinds of tax returns. It…Continue
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Added by kristin baker on December 30, 2010 at 11:49am — No Comments
When you launch a small company, one of the first…
Added by kristin baker on December 30, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments
Everyone loves a good tip, right? Here are 55 quick tips for search engine optimization that even your mother could use to get cooking. Well, not my mother, but you get my point. Most folks with some web design and beginner SEO knowledge should be able to take these to the bank without any problem.…
Added by Brian Bateman on December 12, 2010 at 8:17am — No Comments
When it comes to owning a construction, architecture, or engineering firm many of the tax tips are the same as a regular business, but there are some special points to be made about each tax tip as well as some tax tips that are unique to these three industries.
One tax tip for small businesses that can be…Continue
Added by Jessica Chisholm on November 3, 2010 at 3:00pm — No Comments