Small Business For Dummies

Small Business For Dummies

This comprehensive and practical guide addresses how to find your business niche and time a start-up, figure out approximate costs, identify legal and tax issues, market products or services, and learn bookkeeping basics. Also recommended: Steven D. Peterson and others’ Business Plans Kit for Dummies (3d ed. Wiley, May 2010.) (Library Journal, May 1, 2010)

Want to start the small business of your dreams? Want to breathe new life into the one you alre (more…)

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Small Business Accounting Simplified

Small Business Accounting SimplifiedMost small-business owners understand marketing and management concepts and even economic principles, but many become nonplussed when faced with financial statements, tax forms, or charts of accounts.

This book was written by a business attorney who has written several books and legal guides for the layperson and the small-business owner. Unlike most introductory accounting texts, his guide provides practical explanations of the record-keeping and bookkeeping (more…)

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Taxpertise

Taxpertise: The Complete Book of Dirty Little Secrets and Tax Deductions for Small Businesses the IRS Doesn’t Want You to Know
Taxpertise: The Complete Book of Dirty Little Secrets and Tax Deductions for Small Businesses the IRS Doesn't Want You to KnowKeep Your Money!

Taxpayer champion and enrolled agent Bonnie Lee puts the IRS under the microscope and uncovers proven methods, and surprisingly simple strategies to minimize your taxable income, maximize deductions, and, ultimately-add thousands back to your business’ bottom line!

Do you owe an insurmountable sum to the IRS? Pay pennies on the dollar. Secret formula the IRS uses to determine an acceptable offer is revealed-Page 246 Save tax dollars si (more…)

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Wealth Creation for Small Business Owners

Wealth Creation for Small Business Owners: 75 Strategies for Financial Success in Any EconomyWealth Creation for Small Business Owners: 75 Strategies for Financial Success in Any Economy

“Wealth management . . . is not often at the forefront of a young entrepreneur’s mind. But with some careful planning you can ensure that you are flush for the future.” –Dominic Preston, GrowthBusiness.com

Millions of small business owners are sitting on a gold mine and don’t realize it! Your enterprises can be tools for creating extensive personal wealth–assets not tied to your businesses. Certain little-known small business laws allow entrepreneurs to use business tax systems (more…)

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Keeping the Books

Keeping the Books: Basic Recordkeeping and Accounting for the Successful Small BusinessBusiness owners who lack an accounting background will find the glossary of accounting terms invaluable!

A great resource for basic bookkeeping and business record management, Keeping the Books is a comprehensive, yet down to earth, treatment of one of the most important, yet often neglected, aspects of running a business.  User-friendly and packed with easy-t (more…)

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