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Trademark vs. DBA — Can You Have One Without the Other?

When you decide how to name your company, you’ll need to decide whether you want a trademark or DBA name or, perhaps, both.

Understanding D-U-N-S Number & Why It’s Important for Your Business

If you’re wondering what is a D-U-N-S number and if you need one, we have the answers. Here’s what you need to know.

Risks of Being Your Own Registered Agent

Being a business owner comes with a lot of responsibilities, but being your own Registered Agent should not be one of them. Learn why.

Do’s and Don’ts of Getting a Virtual Address for a Non-U.S. Resident Business

Setting up shop and establishing a business in the U.S. as a non-resident may be easier than you think, and you can do it from anywhere in the world.

What Are the Most Recession-Proof States for You to Start Your Business?

Wondering which states are the least likely to suffer through the next recession? Check out this top 10 list for great states to start your business.

Understand How You’ll Be Taxed If You’ve Been Drawing Unemployment Benefits

If you’re drawing unemployment benefits, you will be taxed. Learn how to deal with taxes while collecting unemployment as a small business owner.

IRS Offers ‘How-To’ Guide for Audits of LLCs, Small Businesses

Learn what to expect during an audit, including payment options, when to appeal a decision, your responsibilities and how to plan for the best outcome.

Should You Have a DBA or an LLC for Your Remote Business?

If you’ve been furloughed or lost a job, now may be the perfect time to start a remote business. Explore your options and take the next step!

Should You Use Your Unemployment Benefits to Start an LLC?

If you are collecting unemployment insurance, now may be the right time to create an LLC under government supported self-employment assistance programs.

8 Ways to Make a Seamless Shift to a Work-from-Home Environment

If you’re newly working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, here’s how to make a seamless shift from the office to a work-from-home setting.