New Business Formation
Helping You Build the Foundation for a Successful Business
The decision to start a new business is an exciting one, but as every experienced business owner knows, there’s more to it than developing a product and hoping it sells. As an entrepreneur, you’re probably a "big picture" person with a vision. You'd rather not deal with nitty-gritty details like choosing a business entity, sales and payroll tax, or accounting systems that help you manage cash flow. The good news is that we're here to help you figure it out.
What We Do for You:
Planning for Success - and Profit
Determine which business entity best meets your goals and minimizes tax liability
Prepare a cash flow budget
Create a business plan to help you secure financing (if needed)
Set up an accounting system using software that works for you
Create billing systems and implement policies and procedures for collections
Make sure you are compliant with state, local, and federal tax laws such as sales and use tax, payroll tax, and Federal EIN (Employer Identification Number)
Prepare annual tax returns and quarterly estimated taxes as needed
Assist you in filing paperwork for state and local licenses and permits as required
Assess your business insurance needs
The keys to a successful -- and profitable -- business are meticulous planning and a methodical approach to running your business. Failing to do this in the initial stages of business formation is often a recipe for disaster, and it's the reason most businesses fail. Don’t let it happen to you.
Say "yes" to making your dream come true. If you're ready to become your own boss and get your new business off to an excellent start, call our:
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What Are My Business Startup Costs?
Before you launch a new venture, you should take the time to estimate the total capital that will be needed. Startup costs are divided into two main categories: one-time startup costs and recurring monthly expenses. Depending on when you expect to receive payments for your goods and services, it may be wise to begin with several months of working capital. Use this calculator to help discover and estimate your total business startup costs.