Tag: sole proprietor

Top 10 Tips for Sneaking Some Work In During Vacation

[This guest post is by blogger and writer Heather Legg.] Any small business owner knows it’s hard to get away for a vacation. And when you do, you think about work. With all the joys and benefits of owning your

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Plurals and Possessives: What Does Your Sole Proprietorship’s Name REALLY Mean?

Over in our DBA filings department, we’ve noticed a trend among sole proprietors to insert either their first or last name into the business name to indicate something that they themselves own: a bakery, a print shop, a photography company. But

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Which Type of Business Is Best For Me? An Overview

Starting a business is tough. There are lots of things to think about—the industry landscape, your market, finding the startup cash you need—and which type of business is best for you is no less important a decision. Let’s take an

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Corporate Veil: Q&A

For many business owners, one of the main factors in the decision to incorporate is the limited liability protection inherent in a corporate structure; contrary to a sole proprietorship or partnership DBA, the owners of a corporation are not liable

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