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As warmer weather approaches, U.S. home owners and building managers are beginning to think about getting their green spaces in shape once more. Is your landscaping business ready? How’s your pipeline looking? Will last year’s customers come back? What are you doing now to retain and win new busine Read More
Small business owners have a choice as to how they record income – and this can have a big impact on your taxes and your financial picture.

Let’s take a look at the two methods of accounting and the impact this can have on your taxes, cash flow, and view into your finances. Read More
With Tax Day only a week away, make sure you sort out all your small business tax needs ASAP! To help get you started—or help you early filers plan for next year’s Tax Day—take a look at our best tax and accounting blog posts from the past year. Read More
If you’re new to business, then wrapping your arms around your tax obligations can seem like an uphill task. The first question you need to ask yourself is which tax laws impact your business from the get-go? It may be safe to assume that your tax obligations kick in once you start making a profit. Read More
If you’re a small business owner or freelancer, estimated tax payments are a tough pill to swallow. Here are just some of the cash dilemmas business owners face when managing their estimated taxes - and how you can overcome them. Read More
You’ve been in business for three months and have reached your first revenue goal – success! Unfortunately, revenue alone isn’t a true indicator of business success. So what is? Read More
Small businesses are in a unique position to create valuable customer experiences. Their products and services are often niche; the target customer is very defined; and business operations are agile and unconstrained by corporate rules and processes. Small businesses are also trusted for their inte Read More
So you’ve got a great idea for a new product or solution and you think it’ll be a sure-fire hit. Not so fast. To find out if your idea has traction, you need to test it.

It’s an often-overlooked step that can help you refine your offering and ensure a successful go-to-market strategy. So before Read More
Hate the rain, snow and ice? Sure it’s an inconvenience, but for small businesses the cost of winter weather can be devastating. Winter weather costs U.S. businesses $10 billion in combined economic and insured losses each year.
30% of small businesses close for 24 hours or more due to a disaster Read More
Does identity theft keep you awake at night? These days there’s a good chance that you’ve had your identity stolen. But what about your business data? According to Travelers Insurance, 62% of cyber-breach victims are small to mid-size businesses. These businesses are also at the greatest risk of at Read More

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