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What Is Cloud-Based Accounting?

Wednesday, July 24th, 2024

Digital solutions have revolutionized nearly every industry, with cloud-based accounting leading the charge in revolutionizing financial management. Business owners, solopreneurs and independent contractors seeking agile and scalable solutions must understand the distinction between traditional and cloud-based accounting software to make savvy choices. Advantages of Cloud-Based...

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Know the Difference: W2 vs 1099

Wednesday, May 15th, 2024

Navigating the world of employment types can be confusing for business owners. W2 and 1099 forms are given to different types of workers for IRS classification and tax documentation. Understanding the distinction between W2 and 1099 workers is crucial for tax law compliance and...

TurboTax vs. CPA

TurboTax vs. CPA

Friday, August 25th, 2023

Time and money are the most precious resources for small business owners, sole proprietors and gig economy workers. When tax time rolls around again, it can be tempting to take a DIY approach with software like TurboTax. However, that method can expose you to...


Why Bookkeeping Matters

Monday, May 15th, 2023

In the dynamic day-to-day of entrepreneurship, bookkeeping can be the stabilizing force that keeps your business running smoothly. It's not always the topic that sparks the most excitement, but it's undeniably critical for business success. Let’s take a closer look at what bookkeeping is,...

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Small Business Grants

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Federal and state agencies, plus some privately owned companies, offer grants to help entrepreneurs cover various costs associated with starting and running a business and those who need relief due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While researching and applying takes some legwork, the reward of securing...