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  • Stimulus: How it Affects Small Business Taxes
    This CNN article, via our accountants Linkenheimer LLP, has pros and cons of the current Stimulus package. Read the entire article or, here are …
  • New Tax Tips for Businesses - Business Tax Deductions
    Here are 11 changes in the tax system that will affect you as a small business. Be sure your accountant is up to date on the 2008 rules.
  • Cost of Business Tax Preparation
    What can you expect to pay for having someone file the taxes for your small business? There are a number of variables. How complicated is the return? And does the CPA
  • Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
    As you begin your tax review for your small Internet Business, start with the source. The IRS has a section of their website just dedicated to tax issues for small …
  • Meet Paul English and Customer Service
    Here's an article that is quick to read but lasting in its impact. Paul English is a model of an entrepreneur to know. He walks his talk. His travel company, Kayak, is a great example. He believes …
  • What To Do If Your Startup Is About To Fail
    Here is yet another truly helpful article by entrepreneur Jason Calacanis on keeping your business going, or letting it go. He makes several great points about entrepreneurs gaining credibility …
  • Alaska InvestNet : For Entrepreneurs
    This site has an incredibly well-written and easy to understand set of documents. Of particular note is the explanation of Cap Tables. We highly recommend reading the document and working with the …
  • What strong beliefs on culture for entrepreneurialism did Peter / Max / David have at PayPal? - Quora
     Read about PayPal's early corporate culture.
  • Raising Capital For Startups
    In this presentation that was created for the FBFund Incubator, Joe talks about closing the deal when you are approaching investors to raise capital. In his slides, he gives a timely reminder to …
  • File For Your Tax Extension
    Get an IRS approved 6 month tax extension with no excuses needed. Visit FileLater.com.
  • Tax Return Preparer Fraud
    As long as you are thinking about Taxes, perhaps it is worth a glance at the IRS page that talks about the care you need to take in reviewing your returns when they are …
  • Business Models on the Web
    Here’s an in-depth look at business models, with a good focus on the internet businesses, which have their own unique revenue and cost implications. There’s also a fabulous podcast of …
  • User Interface Redesign
    How often should you redesign your user interface? And, how do you get your users to move with you? Jakob's article addresses this issue very clearly and succinctly. Take a look at it …
  • Co-registration for Marketing
    Co-registration is a mechanis where you pay on a per-name basis to have one of your marketing pieces such as newsletter subsription etc presented to another organization's Website visitors. While …
  • Startup Advisory boards
    Our first recommendation to anyone starting a business is to seek a few advisors. We have gained invaluable experience and advice by have advisors who knew the busines we were in. This article …
  • Legal Issues for Startups
    In this slide show from the FB Fund Incubator summer, Andy Stack addresses some key things to consider for your startup, including intellectual property, employee issues, and IP considerations. …
  • Early-stage Marketing
    Here are the slides from the marketing presentation at the FB Fund incubator summer camp. Presenting their insights on how to get marketing buzz for early stage start-ups, are Jeremiah Owyang, …
  • Landing Page
    The landing page is a critical element in your website conversion. Whether it is your home page, or a page that you direct people do on your paid and unpaid ads, people have expectations about …
  • Great News For Company Founders - New Stock Class
    Adeo Ressi is turning into a kind of paladin for entrepreneurs. The founder of controversial site TheFunded, which lets entrepreneurs anonymously rate venture capitalists, is drawing attention for …
  • Model Legal Documents
    As you go after venture funds, it helps to be prepared with some of the legal documents that you will ultimately need. Use these with your lawyer to complete the process of raising money.