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5 Steps to Create a Small Business App

Launching an app is a great way to build your brand, but there are many steps in the app development process. Here are five ways to create a successful small business app.

Guide to Understanding Credit Card Processing

Customers want to pay with credit and debit cards. Payment processors facilitate these transactions. Explore what it entails to partner with a merchant services provider.

A Guide to Sales Tax Collection and Payment Requirements

Before you start collecting tax from your customers, you'll have to first register with the government to remit your collections.

Tax Credits Small Businesses Don’t Know They Qualify For

Explore these commonly missed tax credits to see if there are opportunities to lower your current tax burden.

How to File a Research and Development Tax Credit

You may be more eligible than you think to claim expenses against the lucrative R&D tax credit.

How W-2 Employees Are Taxed Differently Than 1099 Contractors

Misclassifying W-2 employees as 1099 contractors has severe penalties that can ruin an otherwise successful business. Learn the difference here.

Money-Saving Tax Strategies for Small Business

From paying down debt to choosing a retirement plan, there are several decisions small business owners need to make that can have an effect come tax season.

How to Report Cryptocurrency Payments on Your Taxes

The IRS considers cryptocurrencies as property, subject to capital gains tax. Learn how to file a return reporting virtual currency in this complete guide.

How Do Charitable Donations Impact Your Taxes?

Donating throughout the year can significantly lower your tax burden, but make sure you’re keeping the right documentation filed.

How to Protect Your Social Media Accounts

Social media is an enticing way for hackers to infiltrate your network and steal your business data. Keep your accounts secure by following these best practices.