November 28, 2020

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Getting a bank loan in the name of your business that reports to the business credit agencies is invaluable for building business credit and finding larger and less expensive financing in the future. The top issue for small business owners was business taxes. In October 2019 alone, American companies paid $7.2 billion in import taxes (along with an additional $42 billion in costs since US trade tariffs began) In addition to a 21 percent federal corporate tax, small businesses in 44 states also pay state taxes, ranging from about four percent (Colorado) to 12 percent (Iowa) Small businesses also pay both state and federal unemployment taxes. There are further taxes levied on small businesses depending on situation and location, like real estate taxes or state-based taxes such as California’s franchise fee tax or disability insurance tax. With all of these taxes adding up, it’s no surprise that the costs weigh … Read the rest

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Like any business that expects to succeed, your joint venture needs to have a plan – a business plan allows you and your JV partner to form a blueprint of your success and a strategy for achieving it. If you are forming a new JV, or have an existing JV without a business plan, here’s how to get one started right away. You’ll need the personal details of all of the directors or partners of the business (including their home addresses for the last two years). You’ll also need your basic business details, including your Company’s Registration Number (provided by Companies House) if you’re a limited company. The “Ready to apply” sections on the product pages will help you to prepare. A leader who is labeled as a multiplier views their business as having many intelligent people and they will help figure things out and get even smarter in the … Read the rest

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The hard part about joint ventures is the actual work in convincing a potential JV partner about the merits of the venture. We also find chapter 5-Secrets of Developing a Creative Marketing Program-a good intro course for anybody beginning a new marketing strategy. Here Levinson outlines “Seven steps to creative marketing”-a worthwhile checklist for any small business marketer to use. Again, this is a great tool to use to review any campaigns you are launching or already have in the works. The key to every successful religious business is to have financial backing of people called ‘tithing members.’ Once this hurdle is out of the way, you are well on your way to growth as people can be baited with programs with hype and entertainment to keep the clientele coming back for more. One of the most important principles of success is to cater to the carnal desires of the … Read the rest

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