Ready for the 1099-NEC?
The Internal Revenue Service has resurrected a form that has not been used since the early 1980s, Form 1099-NEC (the NEC stands for non-employee compensation). This form will be used to report non-employee compensation in place of the 1099-MISC, which has been used since 1983 to report payments to contract
Small Business Best Practices for the Remainder of 2020
This article discusses some of the best business practices that your business can partake in order to ensure or maintain results during this hard time. From knowing the weaknesses of your products to having a playbook and the right tools, these tips can be very useful as we continue on
Successful Employee Recruitment Strategies
This article is aimed at helping small businesses grow in the right direction through the recruitment process. Some of the best practices outlined in this link are identifying what your vacant jobs entail, advertising, and holding introductory calls. Be sure to check out this link and review all of the
Family Business Trends in a Post-COVID-19 World
This article discusses how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the national economy, and in particular, family enterprises. However, being educated on emerging trends such as the rise of small cities, an increase in digitalization, and a slowdown in globalization can help your family business get back on the right track.
Opportunity Zone Tax Incentive Benefits
This article discusses a rare opportunity that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act have produced for investors in the United States. Long story short, this act is incentivizing investors to invest in distress communities in order to receive tax benefits in the hopes of “spur[ing] economic development and job creation”
How COVID-19 Has Changed Business Forever
This article discusses how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting a number of industries in multiple ways. Some of the trends include working from home, hiring based on technology skill set, and restaurants teaming up with delivery services permanently. No matter your industry, being aware of these trends and how they
11 Small Business Accounting Tips to Save Your Business Time and Money
This article discusses some accounting tips that your small business should consider following in order to become more efficient. There are many details business owners must consider, managing your accounting practices early on will allow you to focus on the work of growing your business. Whether it is as simple
Main Street Lending Program Provides Working Capital for Small Businesses
The Main Street Lending Program is designed to help credit flow to small and medium-sized businesses and nonprofit organizations that were in sound financial condition before the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, but now need loans to help maintain their operations until they have recovered from, or adapted to, the
The Future of Remote Working After COVID-19
This article discusses how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the way businesses operate on a day-to-day basis. One major difference the pandemic has resulted in is the increase in telecommuting. This article outlines some of the best practices for remote work. These practices include getting a clearer picture of which roles
Promoting Collaboration During a Crisis
Whether the impact is on a global, national, or individual industry level, this pandemic is already changing the way businesses are operating on a day-to-day basis. As we venture past the peak of the pandemic, businesses are going to have to adapt to the new world in which they reside