Top 15 Small Business Ideas for 2020 You Should Consider

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There’s a long list of small business ideas for 2020. Here you will learn about some of the best small business ideas for 2020. Apart from that, the job includes processing payrolls and preparing tax returns for business clients.

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Painless Payroll: 5 Top Tips on How to Streamline Your Payroll Process

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Does the payroll process leave you feeling frustrated? If you’re not naturally a numbers person or don’t have payroll experience, the task can eat up lots of your work time. Payroll takes almost five hours per pay period for many small business owners.

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5 Ways To Increase Your Value In The Post-Pandemic Marketplace

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For example, in the UK, there were 600,000 fewer employees on payroll and 342,000 fewer jobs in May than in March. Why you should increase your value. You need a competitive edge more than ever in today’s uncertain and overcrowded marketplace.

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U.S. Census Pulse Survey Finds Small Businesses Getting Slammed

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of small businesses applied for loans from the Payroll Protection Program (PPP).  The U.S. Census has created a Small Business Pulse survey to track and measure how small businesses are faring during the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 174

The Stimulus Programs Gig Workers and Freelancers Qualify For

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The Paycheck Protection Program is designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on payroll by providing each small business a loan up to $10 million for payroll and certain other expenses.    If all employees are kept on the payroll for eight weeks, SBA will forgive the portion of the loans used for payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities.

2020 139

Paycheck Protection Program Loans Now Available for Independent Workers

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  The loans allow independent workers to access to up to $10,000 in forgivable loans to cover payroll or wages they pay themselves over the eight weeks following the signing date. Starting today, April 10th, independent workers (self-employed, freelancers, independent contractors, etc.) can apply for Paycheck Protection Loans (PPP), which are part of the federal CARES Act stimulus package. 

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The Rise of Career Nomadism

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For an increasing number of workers, it’s not simply a matter of having a traditional payroll job or working independently.  Korn Ferry is a large, global organizational consulting and recruiting firm.

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Small Business Saturday and New Localism

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  According to an AMEX executive , " every $100 spent in locally-owned, independent stores, $68 returns to the community through taxes, payroll and other expenditures."  Buy Local efforts are part of the broader New Localism trend, which we cover in the Intuit 2020 Report.  Today is Small Business Saturday , a promotion by American Express designed to get more people spending money at locally owned, independent merchants.   

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Can You Robot-Proof Your Career?

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While Amazon certainly has no lack for employee talent with over 500,000 employees on the payroll, Amazon Go is a working experiment on the impact of automation on employment. Welcome to an automated future.

2018 213

How To Make The Gig Economy Work For You

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workforce are freelancers and that number is expected to reach 43% by 2020. Getting and keeping clients, meeting deadlines and paying the bills is all on you: You’ll have to pay your payroll taxes, an additional tax burden above what you pay as an employee of a firm.

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Free Webinar: Using Twitter to Grow Your Business

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