The Risk of Misclassification

The two-sided coin of misclassifying your workers is troubling. There are significant fines and consequences for labeling an independent contractor an employee, but hiring an employee when an independent contractor is better can lead to significantly increased costs. With that said, even an experienced business owner should pause to double-check how they have identified who […]

Benefits of Having Your Business Donate to Charity

Giving money to charity might seem counterintuitive to those running a for-profit company. However, it is important to keep in mind that charitable giving can not only make a big difference to the recipients of your generosity, but it can also provide a net gain to your business. In addition to the potential tax advantages […]

How Do I Choose an Entity Type?

When starting a business, a business owner must first choose their entity type. Two of the most popular entity types are the limited liability company (LLC) and the corporation. Choosing between these two types of entities can be difficult for business owners who are not familiar with the unique features of each type. To choose […]

Disaster Preparedness Month: How to Prepare for Whatever May Come Your Way

The unpredictable can occur at any time: fires, hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, pandemics—you name it. Because September is National Disaster Preparedness Month, we want you to be prepared for whatever life throws at you. Although none of us can predict the future, there are some things you can do to ensure that you and your family […]