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1099 Reasons to Hire Independent Contractors

Maybe not 1099 reasons. But there are good reasons to go the independent contractor route versus hiring employees. Of course, there are also compelling reasons to go the other direction on that. There’s a lot to consider when you make this choice, so let’s dive in. Independent Contractors versus W2 Employees Before we get into… Continue reading 1099 Reasons to Hire Independent Contractors

Posted on March 8, 2019 in Accounting, Business Strategy, Taxes

Assessing the S corp

The S corporation business structure offers many advantages, including limited liability for owners and no double taxation (at least at the federal level). But not all businesses are eligible – and, with the new 21% flat income tax rate that now applies to C corporations, S corps may not be quite as attractive as they… Continue reading Assessing the S corp

Posted on August 21, 2018 in Taxes

Contemplating compensation increases and pay for performance

As a business grows, one of many challenges it faces is identifying a competitive yet manageable compensation structure. After all, offer too little and you likely won’t have much success in hiring. Offer too much and you may compromise cash flow and profitability. But the challenge doesn’t end there. Once you have a feasible compensation… Continue reading Contemplating compensation increases and pay for performance

Posted on August 9, 2018 in Taxes