2016-08-21T11:02:10ZViability of a business and how to create a viable business. Viability is compared to solvency and liquidity.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZDescribes the arbitration process vs. the litigation process, with points of differences and similarities.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZWhat is cash flow, how cash comes in and out of a business and why it's important in a small business to manage cash, especially at startup..
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZAll about business assets, including types of assets, what records to keep, taxes and capital gains taxes, and assets as collateral.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThe difference between tax evasion and tax avoidance, examples of tax evasion, and how to avoid tax evasion charges at an IRS audit.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThis article discusses benefits and drawbacks to mandatory arbitration and issues with mandatory or forced arbitration clauses in consumer contracts.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZBusiness licenses and permits may be required by federal, state, and local authorities. Here's a guide to types of licenses and permits.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZYou might wonder if it's legal to pay your employees in cash. But when it comes to taxes and the IRS, it might be more trouble than it's worth.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZWe'll look at the two types of purchases and how they are considered for both accounting and tax purposes.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZFinancial statements needed for a successful business plan, including balance sheet, income statement, and sources and uses of funds.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZHow a business owner's capital account works, including capital contributions. How the balance in an owner's capital account is determined.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThis article details some tips to help you be successful in small claims court, including preparation and showing up.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZFirst steps to starting any business: Begin with a business name, then a location, then go on to registering, financial, legal and marketing tasks.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThis article takes you through the process of determining cost of goods sold for your business tax return, step by step
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThis worksheet is a simplified statement that you can use to show a lender how much you need for financing & how much collateral you will contribute.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZHow business owners are paid. Most business owners don't take a salary but are paid from profits. How corporation business owners are paid.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZOwner's equity vs. retained earnings. All owners have equity, but it's different for accounting purposes with corporations.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZAs a business owner, you can loan money to your business or invest in it. A discussion of the two alternatives, from a risk and tax viewpoint.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThis article provides a general outline of the information required on Form 1120 - U.S. Corporation Income Tax Return, including schedules.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZUnderstanding Partnership Types: Limited Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership, General Partnership and Limited Liability Company
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZFind out what happens in small claims court and learn some tips for making your court appearance successful.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZThe IRS sets requirements for categorizing workers as independent contractors or as employees. Here is a brief discussion of the distinctions.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZWhat to include in a conflict of interest policy for a corporate board of directors, including confidentiality and fiduciary responsibilities.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZWhat is a sole proprietor and sole proprietorship business, how to start a sole proprietorship, taxes for a sole proprietor/
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZYou may have to take someone to small claims court. Here are the steps in the small claims process, including how to collect the money.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZHow to deal with non-payment by employer and make sure you get paid for your services as an employee or independent contractor.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZAttorney Michael Helfand discusses the legal obligation of employers to pay employees, and what happens if employees are not paid.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZA definition of gross pay and how to calculate gross pay for hourly and salaried employees, including overtime calculation.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZBasics of contracts and agreements, including why contracts are needed and 6 requirements for a valid contract.
2016-08-21T11:02:10ZA guide to filing federal partnership tax returns, including documents needed, due dates, forms, filing an extension or amended return.