How To Protect Your Business With a Non-Disclosure Agreement

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A Non-Disclosure Agreement (or NDA) is often referred to as a confidentiality agreement, proprietary agreement, or secrecy agreement. Employers, businesses, artists, and other individuals use this legal document to keep […]

When and How to Repay Your Deferred Payroll Taxes

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There were several legislative and executive actions taken in 2020 designed to provide tax relief to individuals and small business owners adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. One of those […]

Do You Need to Trademark Your Business Name?

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Running your own business can be a major challenge for even the smallest of operations. As a small business owner, you are acutely aware of the many demands on your […]

How Are Multi-Member LLCs and Their Members Taxed?

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Limited liability companies, or LLCs, are popular business entities. Many families, friends, and married couples starting a business choose this type of structure for its simplicity and for the liability […]

Tax Season 2021: How To Survive an IRS Tax Audit

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Being audited by the IRS? Rocket Lawyer has your all-inclusive guide to IRS audit, including causes of an IRS audit and what to do if you’re audited.

Handling a Cease and Desist Order for Violating COVID-19 Regulations

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As a business owner, you know  how difficult it is to keep up with the changing federal, state, and local COVID-19 regulations. If you are not properly following the government’s […]

Are There Tax Extensions Available for Businesses Filing in 2021?

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Filing income tax returns and paying taxes is not something most small business owners or sole proprietors enjoy doing, but it is something that every entrepreneur must do. Understanding the […]

What’s In the New $1.9 Trillion COVID Relief Bill for You?

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Much of the American Rescue Plan promised by Joe Biden following his Presidential victory in 2020 was delivered on March 11, 2021, when the President signed H.R. 1319, the American […]

How To Incorporate Your Business in 3 Easy Steps

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Small business owners have been spending the last year riding the ups and downs of the pandemic and waiting for what we all hope is a post-pandemic surge of economic […]

SBA Offers New Resources for Women-Owned Businesses

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There are 12.3 million women-owned businesses in the United States, comprising 40% of all U.S. businesses and generating an estimated $1.8 trillion annually according to the National Association of Women […]

7 Tips to Avoid a Small Business Tax Audit

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Receiving a notice that you are being audited can be very nerve-wracking, especially for a small business. You need to put all of your time and attention into actually running […]

Raising Your Profile as a Black-Owned Business During the Pandemic

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The pandemic has caused financial upheaval for businesses across the country. From trying to find new customers to adjusting how to do business while keeping people safe, these issues have […]