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How a new partial sales tax exemption could help the manufacturing sector grow

Equipment acquired for use in manufacturing or research and development could be partially exempt from California’s sales and use tax under a new exemption signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.

Understanding your first financial statement audit

Whether your business is experiencing rapid growth that is putting pressure on cash flow, or you are taking new technology to market and need an influx of outside equity, attracting outside funding will require establishing credibility in your financial statements.

How loan covenants can help you and your bank manage your transactions

Risk is part of the game when you’re making bold moves that you hope will lead to the growth of your business. But it’s a much different story for the person who works at a bank and sits across from that eager business owner looking to make those bold moves. “Banks are not in the […]

Why knowledge is power in the search for the right benefits plan

The cost of health care has frustrated people from all sides, whether you’re trying to raise a family or lead a business. The good news is that there is a way for companies to track where the money is being spent and use that information to control costs.

Why you should be superficial in the way you build your e-commerce site

Security and substance are two words that need to define the look and feel of your e-commerce website. If the site isn’t safe and focuses more on glitz than functionality, you’ll have a hard time building a successful business on the Web.