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5 Unique Business Ideas Right Under Your Nose

Square is a massive ecosystem of scaleable products and services for businesses of any shape and size, including niche business ideas. Square offers eCommerce options, appointment scheduling software, and plans for specific industries like restaurants.

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Jan 26, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

What Is A DBA & How Do You Register For One?

The biggest disadvantages of a DBA are that a DBA doesn’t establish a new legal entity and you don’t have ownership over your DBA. You couldn’t sue another company for violating a trademark if it registers a business name similar or identical to yours.

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Jan 26, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

How To Record The Employee Retention Credit In Financial Statements

How you record the ERC as a journal entry depends on when you claimed the credit and if you received it as a refund. You can record the transaction by debiting the Income Tax Expense account and crediting the Cash account if you claimed the ERC on your quarterly return. If you filed an amended return to receive a refund, you will record a debit in your Cash account and a debit under the Income Tax Expense account.

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Jan 19, 2023 Filed under: Accounting, Bookkeeping, Invoicing, Small Business

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