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Archive for December, 2009

Choosing an accounting software package can be daunting, but it’s a VERY important task.

Accounting Software

This is part 4 in my 7 part series “7 Things Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know”.  You can download this entire series in my eBook on my web site – www.Makara-Assoc.com.

Selecting the wrong software for your company could save money in the short-term but cost more in total resources in the long run.

Additional costs incurred will include:

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Human Resources and Payroll Issues

Posted by Mark On December 23rd

The do’s and don’ts of human resources and payroll processing can be expensive!

Human Resources and Payroll Planning

This is part 3 in my 7 part series “7 Things Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know”.  You can download this entire series in my eBook on my web site – www.Makara-Assoc.com.

For example:

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Tax Planning is a Year Round Activity

Posted by Mark On December 16th

I work with a number of business owners who, over the years, have learned tax planning CANNOT be done effectively in February, two months after most year-ends.

Tax Planning

This is part 2 in my 7 part series “7 Things Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know”.  You can download this entire series in my eBook on my web site – www.Makara-Assoc.com.

Tax planning is a year round activity.

Questions such as:

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Cash flow management is the #1 key to any successful business.

Cash Flow Management

This is part 1 in my 7 part series “7 Things Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know”.  You can download this entire series in my eBook on my web site – www.Makara-Assoc.com.

In today’s environment of small margins, tight credit and monthly bills coming due, it seems like every two weeks, the availability of “cash” is at a premium.

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2010 Estate Tax Becomes Clearer

Posted by Mark On December 4th

I just received this update this morning, and this begins to clarify the 2010 Estate Tax…

WSJ-Article

Be sure to check out the full article on the Wall Street Journal!

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me, call me at (239) 384-9688, or visit my web site at: www.Makara-Assoc.com.

-Mark

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Small Business Owners – What You Need To Know

Posted by Mark On December 1st

I’m really excited about my new blog, and being connected to you through the online communities!   If you’re on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn, be sure to follow me!

7-Things-Every-Small-Business-Owner-Needs-To-Know

In my first series of blog posts, I’m going to be reviewing the most common questions I’ve received over the last 18 years from Small Business Owners…

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