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Survey: Fewer Small Businesses Expect to Hire or Grow
Growth Strategies

Survey: Fewer Small Businesses Expect to Hire or Grow

A new report by U.S. Bank cites economic uncertainty as a top challenge for business owners when considering the future of their companies.
Cheryl Winokur Munk
As Tax Reform Stalls, Small-Business Owners Spend Up To 150 Hours on Their Taxes
Finance

As Tax Reform Stalls, Small-Business Owners Spend Up To 150 Hours on Their Taxes

A new taxation survey finds that the administrative burdens of paying taxes are more significant than the financial burdens. Here are a few tips on how to keep the time devoted to your taxes to a minimum.
Catherine Clifford
How to Buy More Time on Your Taxes With an Extension
Finance

How to Buy More Time on Your Taxes With an Extension

Don't feel pressured to file by April 15. If you're scrambling to get your taxes done this weekend, you might be better off filing for an extension. Here's how to do it the right way.
Mark J. Kohler
Simple Strategies for Last-Minute Tax Filers
Finance

Simple Strategies for Last-Minute Tax Filers

You have one week left to get your taxes done, but that doesn't mean you have to scramble. Here are some simple strategies to make the process go smoothly.
5 Questions to Ask Before Filing Your Taxes
Finance

5 Questions to Ask Before Filing Your Taxes

Don't file your taxes just yet. You could save yourself more money by answering these five simple questions.
Mark J. Kohler
Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions
Finance

Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions

At tax time, novice entrepreneurs will quickly find out just how complex the U.S. tax system is. But don't let that stop you from taking advantage of a few key tax deductions.
Amrik Randhawa
Tax-Time Crunch: 3 Deduction-Tips To Help Boost Your Bottom Line
Finance

Tax-Time Crunch: 3 Deduction-Tips To Help Boost Your Bottom Line

April 15th is right around the corner. Here's how to minimize what you owe to Uncle Sam.
Catherine Clifford
7 Tips for Keeping Receipts Organized for Tax Time
Finance

7 Tips for Keeping Receipts Organized for Tax Time

Your accountant will love you if you follow these record-keeping basics. And auditors will have less cause for concern.
Mark J. Kohler
How to Hire the Right People and Other Tips This Week
Growth Strategies

How to Hire the Right People and Other Tips This Week

Why you should open up to potential hires, how you should approach influential people, the importance of listening to your fans and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Keep Your Zen During Tax Season
Finance

How to Keep Your Zen During Tax Season

Here are five recommendations for keeping things copacetic this tax season.
Catherine Clifford
How the IRS Classifies Independent Contractors
Finance

How the IRS Classifies Independent Contractors

The Internal Revenue Service scrutinizes the use of contractors carefully, so don't let worker-classification rules trip you up or you could wind up extra taxes, penalties and interest. Here's how to avoid tax problems with 1099 workers.
Entrepreneur Staff
Entrepreneurs Like Obama's Call for Tax Reform, Immigration Overhaul and Deficit Accord -- Minimum-Wage Hike, Not So Much
Growth Strategies

Entrepreneurs Like Obama's Call for Tax Reform, Immigration Overhaul and Deficit Accord -- Minimum-Wage Hike, Not So Much

In his first State of the Union Address of his second term, the President touched on a handful of issues that matter to the U.S. small-business community.
Catherine Clifford
What Small-Business Owners Want to Hear at the State of the Union Address
Growth Strategies

What Small-Business Owners Want to Hear at the State of the Union Address

Here is a rundown of what entrepreneurs will be listening for from the President in his annual address to Congress.
Catherine Clifford