Answering employers’ questions about coronavirus

Coronavirus employers

Charley Moore, Rocket Lawyer Founder and CEO answers common legal questions for employers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic for HR Executive. The questions address issues that could arise in […]

Rental income tax guide for landlords

rental income tax

Becoming a landlord presents incredible opportunities for stable passive income. However, it also presents new financial and legal obligations, including paying rental income tax. There are several nuances to taxation […]

W-2 deadline, 1099 forms, and online filing: Employment tax FAQs

w2 deadline

The deadline for filing W-2 and 1099-MISC forms is fast approaching. Here are a few quick answers to common questions about the W-2 deadline, 1099 forms, and online filing from […]

Small business resolutions to help you grow in 2020

small business resolutions

It’s the start of a new year and a new decade. People naturally look ahead as the new year arrives, thinking of what opportunities await them and what they’d like […]

Federal holidays & overtime pay: How to calculate time and a half

Working on a federal holiday

Are you an employer wondering how holiday pay works? Rocket Lawyer explains the legalities of working on a holiday and the meaning of time and a half.

Small Business Saturday: 7 last-minute marketing ideas

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On November 30th, millions of shoppers will head out to support local businesses in celebration of Small Business Saturday. Make it easy for your community to support you with these […]

Small business funding resources for veterans

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Are you a veteran and an owner of a small business? Learn about some resources and lenders that offer options for military veterans.

5 Great Reasons to Incorporate Your Business

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If you’re launching your business or have a side hustle, consider incorporation. Here are our 5 reasons to incorporate your business, it is a great idea for your business, and it’s a lot easier than you think.

Supporting local businesses on Small Business Saturday

women in business

While Black Friday and Cyber Monday are great times to shop for the holidays (who doesn’t love great discounts?!), both shopping days mainly benefit large retailers. However, Small Business Saturday […]

Small business opportunities during the holidays

small business holiday shopping

Early planning and consistent marketing is the best way to ensure a successful holiday sales season, especially for small businesses. This year, Americans are planning to spend an average of […]

Why should you care if a hacker gets your SSN?

identity theft

Learn how hackers can use your personal information and how to protect your identity if you find yourself in a situation where your SSN is stolen.

Documents 18-Year-Olds Should Sign By Labor Day

legal foundation for your business

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