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The Top U.S. Tax Questions Entrepreneurs Should Know the Answers To

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Learn what small business owners ask tax pros most and get the expert informed answers to confidently navigate your taxes. When you sign up, you’ll also receive a free ebook covering the basics of small business taxes.

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A Business Finance Checklist: Wrapping Up Before the New Year

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Fundid and Bench will cover essential steps before closing out your finances for the year. You’ll learn about tax filing prep, goal setting, and year-end grants.

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Free resources for entrepreneurs and small business owners

The Founder's Guide to Startup Accounting

Accounting may be a hassle, but it can also be your startup’s secret weapon. Here’s how.

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How to Do Payroll (And Avoid the Mistakes)

If you currently have employees or plan to hire in the future, you’ll need to know the ins and outs of running payroll.

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17 Big Tax Deductions (Write Offs) for Businesses

One of the simplest ways to reduce your income tax bill is to ensure you’re claiming all of the tax deductions available to your small business.

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Cash flow statement

Use this financial statement template to see how much cash you have on hand for a specific period.

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Balance sheet

A balance sheet lets you see the big picture and understand how much your business owns, owes and how much is left for you.

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Profit and loss statement

Stay on top of your small business financials by tracking your revenues, expenses, and operating costs with this free P&L template.

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Easy to follow tutorials to give you a solid foundation of knowledge. Hit play and add these topics to your list of expertise.

Bookkeeping Basics

Accounting Basics

Cash Flow Statements

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