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The Small Business Start-up Kit

By Peri Pakroo

The best step-by-step guide to starting a business available!

Many people dream of running a business of their own -- but often don't know how to start. Sound familiar? This book can help.

User-friendly and loaded with tips, The Small Business Start-Up Kit shows you how to launch a business quickly, easily and with confidence. It explains in plain English how to:

  • choose the best business structure
  • write an effective business plan
  • file the right forms in the right place
  • price, bid and bill your projects
  • draft and use contracts, online and off
  • manage your finances
  • be prepared for, and file, required taxes
  • reach customers online

    The Small Business Start-Up Kit also includes all the forms and instructions you need both as tear-outs and on CD-ROM.

    The 5th edition is completely updated to reflect the latest legal and tax changes. It includes a new chapter on marketing and promoting a new business as well as new information on SEO and hiring and managing employees.
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    • 346.730652 Pak, Nonfiction

    Publish Date

    2008

    ISBN

    9781413307566


    Format: Electronic Resources
    Author: Pakroo, Peri
    Title: The small business start-up kit / by Peri Pakroo ; edited by Catherine Caputo.
    Publisher Date: Berkeley, CA : Nolo, 2008.
    Subject: Small business -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Popular works New business enterprises -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Popular works.
    Isbn: 9781413307566 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1413307566 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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    System Items Available: 1
    System Items Total: 3
    Call Number: 346.0652 Pak
    Oclc: 167514801
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    Bib Id: 287435

    Format: Electronic Resources
    Author: Pakroo, Peri
    Title: The small business start-up kit / by Peri Pakroo ; edited by Catherine Caputo.
    Edition: 5th ed.
    Publisher, Date: Berkeley, CA : Nolo, 2008.
    Description: 1 v. (various pagings) : ill., forms ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
    Series: Nolo's small business essentials
    Series: Nolo's small business essentials
    Subjects: Small business -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Popular works
    Subjects: New business enterprises -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Popular works.
    Other Author: Caputo, Catherine
    Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Contents: Choosing a legal structure -- Picking a winning business name -- Choosing a business location -- Drafting an effective business plan -- Pricing, bidding, and billing projects -- Federal, state, and local start-up requirements -- Risk management -- Paying your taxes -- Laws, taxes, and other issues for home businesses -- Entering into contracts and agreements -- Bookkeeping, accounting, and financial management -- Small business marketing 101-- Websites and E-business -- Planning for changes in ownership -- Building your business and hiring workers -- Getting professional help.
    LCCN: 2007035636
    ISBN: 9781413307566 (pbk. : alk. paper)
    ISBN: 1413307566 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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    Available Copies: 1
    Total Copies: 3
    Call Number: 346.0652 Pak