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Open enrollment is here!

Open Enrollment Begins Today!

It is November 1, which means it’s All Saints’ Day, National Vinegar Day, National Cook for Your Pet Day, and the first day of Open Enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace. If you are self-employed or anyone else who purchases health insurance form Helathcare.gov or your state’s own insurance marketplace, then it’s time to start …

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Don't fear the health insurance monster

Self-Employed Health Insurance and Alternatives (Build Your Own Benefits Package – Part 3)

Unfortunately, health insurance tends to be a “damned if you do, damned if you don’t” situation. But usually it’s a lot more “damned if you don’t.” So let’s do, hike up our pants, and jump into some of our options for self-employment health coverage. This is the final installment of my 3 part series on …

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Common Small Business Tax Errors and How to Avoid Them

Top Business Tax Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them (according to a former IRS Officer)

Transcript It’s the beginning of tax season. You probably have already started getting your W-2s, your 1099s, your R2-D2s, and WD-40s. Maybe you already have your Tax Day advent calendar set up. Maybe you’ve already decorated your Tax Day tree. We’re only a little more than two months away from the Big Day, so I …

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