What Is the W-8BEN Form and How Can I Use It When Working with Businesses Outside the U.S.?

What Is the W-8BEN Form and How Can I Use It When Working with Businesses Outside the U.S.?

Here's what small businesses need to know about the W-8BEN form and how it affects withholding taxes to foreign persons and businesses.

Important: S Corporation Filing Deadline and Extensions

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,

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

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

Can an LLC Owner File for Unemployment?

Can an LLC Owner File for Unemployment?

Learn about filing for unemployment when you’re self-employed and starting a new business. Find out the rules for collecting benefits as a new entrepreneur.

Why Do So Many People Form LLCs in Nevada?

Why Do So Many People Form LLCs in Nevada?

Nevada has recently emerged as a serious contender for small businesses who want to form an LLC.

What Steps Need to Be Taken to Form a Nonprofit Business?

What Steps Need to Be Taken to Form a Nonprofit Business?

Here are the steps to determine whether a nonprofit is the right type of entity for you, and if so how you can start a nonprofit organization.

Kicking Off Your Business With the Right Financial Projections for Growth

Kicking Off Your Business With the Right Financial Projections for Growth

How can you accurately gauge revenue and sales without a track record? Here are the questions to ask for accurate financial projections for growth:

20 Questions to Ask Before Setting Up Your Business Bank Accounts

20 Questions to Ask Before Setting Up Your Business Bank Accounts

Starting a business is exciting, complex and fraught with countless decisions before you make your first sale. One important choice is where to set up your business bank account and

Navigating Taxes for LLCs — Top Tips to Ease the Headache

Navigating Taxes for LLCs — Top Tips to Ease the Headache

Filing taxes for your limited liability company (LLC) can present some unique complexities compared to filing taxes as an individual taxpayer. There are a few aspects of filing your LLC

Need a Physical Address for Your Business?

Need a Physical Address for Your Business?

Here are a few reasons as to why you’d want to maintain an address other than your home for your small business, and how you can go about getting one.