Archive for January 2018

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Customer stories: Meet Hanna

Hanna is our featured entrepreneur for January. Learn more about his business and how he uses Rocket Lawyer for his legal needs.

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Self-employed? Remember these 3 things when preparing quarterly taxes

Are you self-employed? We are discussing three things to consider when preparing your quarterly taxes this year to make sure that you stay compliant

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5 Signs Your Small Business Needs Funding

Sometimes as a business owner, you have so much juggling happening that you don’t realize you may need some financial help. Our partner, Kabbage provides a guide on 5 signs your small business could benefit from extra capital.

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Landlords: Should you consider incorporating?

As a landlord you’re running a business, have you considered giving some formality to this venture? Take a look at our incorporation for landlords guide and learn how to do it and what benefits this will bring.

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LLC vs S-Corp: Choosing the best entity for your business

Which is better an LLC or S-Corp? This is a common question asked during the incorporation process. Learn about each entity before choosing the right one for your business.

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W-2 & 1099 tax reporting deadline approaches

2017 tax reporting deadlines for business owners is fast approaching. Learn more about when W-2’s and 1099’s are due and what happens if you miss the deadline.

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Does the New Law = Higher Taxes in Your State?

The new tax law has become effective as of the new year. Learn what that means for you depending on where you live and what you own.

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4 common tax penalties and how you might avoid them

Tax season is already hard without the thought of getting a penalty. Learn more about the 4 common penalties and how to avoid them.

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11 Common Incorporation Questions Answered

We had the chance to talk with one of our On Call attorneys for a Q&A session where he was able to answer a few of the most common incorporation questions.

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How does the new tax law affect homeowners, joint filers and families?

The new tax law brings numerous changes to the special deductions and credits available to homeowners, joint filers, and families. Learn more about what may have the biggest impact on your tax bill.

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Tax Reform Questions: What is a pass-through business entity?

If you are a small business owner or planning to become one, you likely have seen some mention in the news about the GOP tax law changes for small businesses. […]

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New 2018 Laws for Californians

California may soon be nicknamed the rebellious state due to its passing of legal recreational marijuana use and defiance to federal immigration efforts. See the progressive and controversial new laws taking effect in 2018.

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12% of Americans Want to Incorporate for Tax Breaks—Should You?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is on its way to the IRS to start drafting regulations, learn more about what that means for you and your business.