News

When is a deduction not a deduction?

When is a deduction not a deduction?

What does De Sylva v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue mean for entrepreneurs? You could call it a cautionary tale. In 2004, Robert De Sylva of California bought a boat with the intent of modifying it with a helipad and renting it to people wealthy enough to want to...
Start Planning for Next Year’s Taxes Today

Start Planning for Next Year’s Taxes Today

It might be too late to do anything about this year’s tax bill, but that shouldn’t stop you from planning ahead to minimize taxes on your small business income going forward. Before we get too deep into the current year, take some time to plan ahead to keep your...
Six Reasons to Start Your Own Business

Six Reasons to Start Your Own Business

You’ve been thinking about starting a business for years. It’s time to finally do it. Resolve to finally start your own business in 2019. Why Start a Business? We realize starting your business is a big leap, but there’s a reason you want to do it. Need more...
It Doesn’t Take a Crystal Ball to Plan Ahead

It Doesn’t Take a Crystal Ball to Plan Ahead

As the end of the year approaches, businesses are pondering what economic challenges and opportunities lie ahead in 2019. Predicting the future can be a tricky business, but planning ahead is what sets successful businesses apart. Looking Ahead Although, we don’t have...
Problems Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

Problems Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

Running a small business is a rewarding occupation, but new entrepreneurs need to keep in mind some small-business horror stories and take the lessons to heart. The experts at Numbers House will help your small business avoid some of these blunders that turned dreams...
Five Tax Considerations for New Entrepreneurs

Five Tax Considerations for New Entrepreneurs

Your startup has secured capital, filed for business licenses, and maybe even identified an office space and your first hires. Ready to go, right? Not so fast. First-time entrepreneurs need to pay close attention to tax policy and how it affects them. There are lots...