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Nonprofit Purpose and Tax-Exempt Status

March 7, 2019,

For many nonprofits, tax-exempt status is everything. The first step in obtaining tax exemption should be defining your nonprofit’s purpose.

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How to Choose a Tax Preparer

No matter what your scenario, there comes a time when you should consider hiring a professional tax preparer. Read more

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Drafting a Will: Estate Planning for Small Business Owners

Put together a business estate plan that covers your company’s assets, trade secrets and organizational structure so that forces beyond your control don’t slow it down. Read more

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Should Your Startup Get a Loan?

March 6, 2019,

Startup businesses that took on debt are more likely to succeed (as long as they use business debt as opposed to taking on personal debt).

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7 Legal and Financial Steps to Closing Your Small Business

March 5, 2019,

Exiting a business requires filing paperwork to officially dissolve your business with the state and taking care of other legal and financial formalities.

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Protect Your Secrets: The Non-Disclosure Agreement

A non-disclosure agreement (NDA) helps keep your business’s private information under wraps so that you’re the only one who capitalizes on your inspiration. Read more

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Covering Your Back: The Buy-Sell Agreement

Investing a little time and energy into what’s known as a buy-sell agreement can create rock-solid protections for your business in the face of life’s many changes. Read more

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10 Reasons to Keep an Active Business Blog

March 2, 2019,

Maintaining a business blog is just as critical. Here are reasons you might want to use that expertise to keep your business blog active.

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5 Legal Mistakes Every Startup Should Avoid

Entrepreneur and attorney Charley Moore, the founder and Executive Chairman of Rocket Lawyer shares five common legal mistakes startup entrepreneurs make and how to avoid them: Read more

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Define Your Structure: Corporate Bylaws

Along with articles of incorporation, corporate bylaws provide a major--if not the major--foundation for your small business. Read more

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5 Creative Tips for Motivating Your Team

March 1, 2019,

Do you experience a little dip in enthusiasm around this time of year? Here are 5 creative ways to boost employee motivation and morale.

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