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Business Of The Month (#BOTM): Ashley Patton, Hopemont Investment Group

As part of Incfile’s ongoing Business Of The Month series, we are profiling some of our favorite clients who are making great things happen with their businesses! We recently interviewed Ashley Patton, co-founder of Hopemont Investment Group, a real estate investment firm based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Ashley and her husband started a business because they […]

14 Common Business Licenses You Might Need

Starting your business is an exciting and busy time. You need to get everything in order before you launch, and one of the most important legal requirements is business licensing. Business licenses and permits are typically issued by the state or federal government and are necessary for certain types of business. Ensuring you’re compliant with business license regulations […]

Small Business Tax Tips: How to Set Your New Business Up for Tax Success

Tax season as a first-time business owner can be complicated and stressful. You go into business to make money, but making money usually means owing taxes—and the thought of owing a large amount on your business taxes when you’re just starting a business can be scary. As a new small business owner, you know that every […]

Important: S Corporation Filing Deadline and Extensions

If you’ve recently formed your small business as an LLC with an S Corporation, congrats! You can now enjoy the tax benefits that come with having a pass-through business entity, along with the legal protection of your personal assets. For those with an S Corporation, it’s important to note this year’s new filing deadline for […]

Can You File a DBA Online?

Under the right circumstances, a limited liability company (LLC) can benefit from establishing a DBA — or “doing business as” — name. But all the misinformation surrounding DBAs, how they work and when they best serve your company only presents further complications. Many companies lack the guidance to make an informed decision regarding their company’s potential return […]

New IRS Tax Deadlines Could Help Business Owners Conserve Cash During Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic is causing massive changes to almost every area of life, and now tax time is one of them: The IRS has announced that Tax Day is being moved to July 15. The deadlines for filing individual tax returns and for making payments of 2019 taxes owed (up to a certain limit) are […]

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