small business

New 1099 Tax Form Burden for Small Businesses

  In the 1,000+ page health care reform bill, a new tax compliance burden completely unrelated to health care was snuck in unnoticed by the IRS. The full ramifications of this previously unnoticed paragraph is just coming to light the past few weeks. Here’s the deal. The provision has to do with the 1099 forms […]

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Job Creation in Private Sector Remained Weak in June

TweetThe United States added just 83,000 private-sector jobs in June, a dishearteningly low number that could add to the growing number of economists who warn that the economic recovery has slowed to the point that it cannot generate enough job growth. Department of Labor June Employment Report Over all, the nation lost 125,000 jobs, according […]

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Obama – Small Business Lending Bill

“WASHINGTON — President Obama exhorted Congress on Monday to make passage of a long-languishing small-business aid package its first order of business when it returns next month from its break. “I ask Senate Republicans to drop the blockade,” Obama said in the Rose Garden after meeting with his economic advisers.” Obama calls for passage of bill […]

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Finding Hidden Pockets of Revenue Growth

The last month has been such a whirlwind of activity for me. In addition to working with existing clients many of whom are having record sales years, I’ve been working with several new clients getting them ready for having a big year in 2010. In addition, I’ve been doing the road warrior thing giving speeches […]

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Sigh… Obama Screws Up Businesses Again…

I just read the latest news that the Obama administration is instituting a 90% pay reduction for the top 25 employees at all the companies that were provided bailout money. The idea is that voters are irritated at the idea that these executives are making a lot of money and getting paid with tax payer […]

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