Old Edition. See ISBN 0-917510-22-4: Small Time Operator / Edition 26

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Detailed advice covers everything people need to know to take control of their business and be a success. This latest edition includes a new section on doing business on the Internet. "A phenomenal book." - Julianne Malveaux, King Features Syndicate

Everything an aspiring entrepreneur needs to know about starting and maintaining a small business--from turning a raw proposal into a workable business plan to keeping accurate records and avoiding audits--is presented in the highly readable style that has made this the bestselling small-business book of all time. Illustrations, charts & tables. Size D. 200 pp.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780917510182
  • Publisher: Bell Springs Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 9/1/2000
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 26
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 8.52 (w) x 10.91 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: Be Your Own Boss
Getting Started: Basics
Business Location
Legal Structure
Licenses and Permits
Choosing a Business Name
The Business Plan
Warming Up to an Unpopular Subject
Business Bank Accounts
Bookkeeping Simplified
Recording Income
Credit Sales
Recording Expenditures
Calculators and Adding Machines
Financial Management
Business Growth
Hiring Help
You, Incorporated
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
Deep in the Heart of Taxes
Business Expenses
Self-Employment Tax
Retirement Deductions
Other Small Business Tax Issues
The Internal Revenue Service
Federal Information Returns
Excise Taxes
State and Local Taxes
App How to Balance a Bank Account
App Balance Sheets
App Professional Help
App Husband and Wife Businesses
App Home-Based Businesses
App Import Businesses
App Export Businesses
App Buying a Business
App Freelancers, Professionals, Consultants
App Computers
App Filing Your Business Records
App Intellectual (Intangible) Property
App Small Business Survival
Income Ledger and Year-End Summary
Expenditure Ledger and Year-End Summary
Depreciation Worksheet and Equipment Ledger
Credit Ledger
Payroll Ledger
Partners' Capital Ledger
Petty Cash Ledger
Inventory Record
Keeping Current: The Annual Update Sheet
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 8, 2003

    Need Tax Help Come Here

    Great Book, helped me to do my taxes and I now can keep a clean record of my taxes each year thanks to Small Time Operator. If you have a business you should read this book!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 20, 2003

    Solid Guide To Business Taxes

    'Small Time Operator' is a solid and readable guide to business taxes and recordkeeping. A great book for someone just starting a business.

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