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Idaho Business Short-Term Asset Defined

Idaho Business Short-Term Asset Defined

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Short-Term Assets Idaho business assets are normally subdivided on the balance sheet into two categories. The first is the Short-term assets or current assets. These items will be used or converted into cash within a period of one year or...

Idaho Business Long-Term Assets Defined

Idaho Business Long-Term Assets Defined

Boise Idaho Business Long-term assets also called non-current assets are not expected to be converted to cash or totally use up in a year or less period. Rather they are expected to be of value to the Boise Idaho company for more than a year. Long-term assets would...

Is an Idaho C Corporation Investor Preferred?

Is an Idaho C Corporation Investor Preferred?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Investors Yes. Investors like to minimize their risk. Only Idaho corporations provide a true liability shield and can issue stock. An Idaho C-Corporation stock can be issued either as voting shares, which allow shareholders to exercise some...

199A 20% Deduction for Qualified Idaho Businesses

199A 20% Deduction for Qualified Idaho Businesses

Boise Idaho Business Guide: 20% Business Income Deduction To qualify for the new tax reform’s 199A 20% business income deduction you must: Have a qualified pass-through business entity. If you are a specified service or trade, then you are subject to the fade-in and...

Is an Idaho C Corporation High-Earner Preferred?

Is an Idaho C Corporation High-Earner Preferred?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: High-Earners Yes. Idaho C-Corporations are not required to pay a reasonable wage. However, it is a good rule of thumb to pay working owners/shareholders even a small wage. Salaries paid to an owner of an Idaho C-Corporation is treated as...

Can an Idaho C Corporation Have Multiple Owners?

Can an Idaho C Corporation Have Multiple Owners?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: C Corporation Yes. An Idaho C corporation can have any number of owners or shareholders, although it is required to register with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) upon reaching certain thresholds. These thresholds are extremely...

How to Start Your Own Idaho Construction Company

How to Start Your Own Idaho Construction Company

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Get Started Now Using your skills and experience to start your own Idaho construction company will provide a source of income that allows you to be your own boss and set your own hours. With some planning and motivation, you can be well on...

199A Deduction for Idaho Business Income

199A Deduction for Idaho Business Income

Boise Idaho Business Guide: 199A 20% Business Income Tax Deduction If you own and operate your Idaho business as a sole proprietorship, partnership, or S-corporation, business income can now qualify for some or all the new 20 percent deduction. Now you may also...

New 20% 199A Idaho Business Income Deduction

New 20% 199A Idaho Business Income Deduction

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Get the Facts To start you off on the right foot you will need to understand how the deduction works in a perfect case scenario to reduce your Boise Idaho business income taxes. An Idaho business owner can qualify for 199A 20 percent tax...

Should I Buy a Home Using an Idaho LLC?

Should I Buy a Home Using an Idaho LLC?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Protect Your Personal Assets 1: Homeowners can maintain some privacy because the Idaho LLC is listed as the property owner 2: Owners have more protection in the event of a lawsuit If you own your residence in your name, if someone who’s...

4 Tips to Marketing Your Idaho Business Online

4 Tips to Marketing Your Idaho Business Online

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Marketing Help The following Local Idaho Search Engine Optimization (SEO) tips will help you promote your Boise Idaho business online, strengthen your Internet presence and gain an advantage over your competitors. Focus the keywords in the...

Moving to Boise Idaho From California

Moving to Boise Idaho From California

Relocating to Boise If you are thinking about relocating your business, home and family to Boise Idaho from California there are many benefits. Below are many examples of why folks are moving to Idaho like crazy. Meet Friendly People When you walk down the street in...

Can an Idaho C Corporation Own Real Estate?

Can an Idaho C Corporation Own Real Estate?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: C Corporation Yes. An Idaho C-Corporation can own real estate and is the best at protecting shareholders limited liabilities. However, real estate that goes into either type of corporation typical does not come out tax-free. Transferring...

Benefits of Buying an Idaho Franchise

Benefits of Buying an Idaho Franchise

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Price Right When you buy an Idaho franchise, you are purchasing a well-established brand name an excited potential customer base in the area. So, whether you purchase a franchise that is already up and running, or you choose to start one...

Does an Idaho LLC Protect Idaho Landlords?

Does an Idaho LLC Protect Idaho Landlords?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Protection No Asset Protection The top reason to put your rental properties into an Idaho LLC is to protect your other assets. Let’s look at an example. Your tenant trips and falls down the stairs suffering a serious injury. They hire a...

Idaho Construction Company Startup Checklist

Idaho Construction Company Startup Checklist

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Construction Here are 11 important steps that Idaho businesses starting a construction or home improvement company need to consider. Fund your new Idaho company. Get an Idaho business license. Create a legal Idaho business entity. Setup an...

Things to Ask Before You Buy an Idaho Business

Things to Ask Before You Buy an Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Get the Facts Before signing the purchase agreement for a new Idaho business, you should find out as much as you can about how the business makes money and how it is run daily. Questions to Ask the Idaho business Seller Does the business...

Idaho Business Simple Tax Strategies

Idaho Business Simple Tax Strategies

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Tax Help If you think your Idaho businesses tax bill is set in stone, your wrong. The art of lowering your taxes comes through properly planning your Idaho business expenses and deductions. Your tax preparer can help, but they are not...

Idaho Entrepreneurial Business Crowdfunding

Idaho Entrepreneurial Business Crowdfunding

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Grow Your Capital Boise Idaho business entrepreneurial projects focus on the creation of goods and services that have commercial appeal and value. This could include clothing, accessories, mechanical, electrical devices, software,...

Beware of Owning an Idaho Franchise

Beware of Owning an Idaho Franchise

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Is it Practical? Owning an Idaho franchise is not for everyone. The idea of being your own boss plus the upfront costs and extra obligations to a corporate business, can be unnerving. What the Franchise Requires It takes a lot of guts to...

Idaho Business Strategies to Improve Profits

Idaho Business Strategies to Improve Profits

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Profit and Grow Once you have identified your profit drivers, you should develop strategies to grow them without increasing costs. This method of making your Idaho business more profitable involves looking at ways to increase sales revenue...

Idaho Public Charity Crowdfunding

Idaho Public Charity Crowdfunding

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Charity Idaho crowdfunding for public good/charity projects are used to conduct an activity or create objects that service the public in some way. Backers may receive recognition, but typically do not receive special access. Such project...

Crowdfunding an Idaho Business Advantages

Crowdfunding an Idaho Business Advantages

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Crowdfunding Creators For creators of the new Idaho business, crowdfunding has the potential to address various project needs. Crowdfunding services to collect money to make the idea economically possible, but the community benefits are...

Idaho Crowdfunding Donations vs. Sales

Idaho Crowdfunding Donations vs. Sales

Boise Idaho Business Guide: The Basics Backers typically think of projects supporting a new Idaho business as philosophically divided between two categories: donations or sales. Donations Idaho Donation projects are designed to produce art, social or political...

Planning an Idaho Crowdfunding Campaign

Planning an Idaho Crowdfunding Campaign

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Crowdfunding Campaign Design Now that you have decided that crowdfunding is right for your Idaho business project, it is time to grow through the process of designing your campaign and choosing the right platform. Undoubtedly, your idea is...

Boise Idaho Crowdfunding Ideas

Boise Idaho Crowdfunding Ideas

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Best Ideas The best projects and help with a new Idaho business is to seek crowdfunding for anything that involves the creation of unique products, services, piece of art, literature, music or film. Backers usually receive physical or...

Idaho Kickstarter Business Campaigns

Idaho Kickstarter Business Campaigns

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Kickstarter Money All or nothing crowdfunding systems are based on fixed funding goals. A creator of a new Idaho business will only receive the money if the target is met while the campaign is running. In other words, if the creator sets a...

Idaho Business GoFundMe

Idaho Business GoFundMe

Boise Idaho Business Guide: GoFundMe Money GoFundMe is focused on the support of individuals and businesses based on special circumstances or a unique situation. You may have been invited to such a site to help someone go to college, pay for a medical emergency, or...

Idaho Business Crowdfunding Campaign Preparation

Idaho Business Crowdfunding Campaign Preparation

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Getting Ready Your new Boise Idaho business campaign is a concise presentation of your story and your enthusiasm. Ultimately, the campaign must show that you project is exciting, unique, and worthy of their time. For a new Idaho business...

Perfecting your Idaho Business Crowdfunding Pitch

Perfecting your Idaho Business Crowdfunding Pitch

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Campaign In addition to creating a great campaign video and having the specs, budget and creation process written in detail, you need a pitch. Your new Boise Idaho business will depend upon it. Follow these tips to make your Idaho business...

Idaho Business Crowdfunding Campaign Timeline

Idaho Business Crowdfunding Campaign Timeline

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Raise Money Starting an Idaho business crowdfunding campaign can be a little overwhelming. Here is a quick outline of a possible timeline for a generic campaign from start to finish. The schedule will vary depending on many factors...

Idaho Living Trust: Losing Control with a Will

Idaho Living Trust: Losing Control with a Will

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Living Trust A will is usually the first thing that comes to mind when you think about how to plan your estate and transfer your assets and Idaho business to your loved ones. After all, that has been what the public has been told for years....

Does an Idaho Will Avoid Probate?

Does an Idaho Will Avoid Probate?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Idaho Will A will is simply an expression of your wishes, what you want to happen to your assets after you die. Yes, all will must go through probate court process before they can go into effect. How complicated the process will depend on...

Boise Idaho Probate When You Die

Boise Idaho Probate When You Die

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Probate Process Probate is the legal process through which the court makes sure that your will is legally valid, your debts are paid, and your Idaho assets are distributed according to the instruction in your will. And above all the probate...

Using Facebook for Your Idaho Business

Using Facebook for Your Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Facebook Facebook was started with a completely different Idea in mind than being used as a mass business marketing scheme. However, millions of business have successfully taking this young consumer base and have converted them into...

Using Twitter for your Boise Idaho Business

Using Twitter for your Boise Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Twitter Power Twitter is a true internet phenomenon. It distinguishes itself from other social networking sites by limiting users to posting comments that contain no more than 140 characters. Despite this restriction, many businesspeople as...

How to Use Blogging to Build Your Idaho Business

How to Use Blogging to Build Your Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Blogging For Profits Blogging is the tool of choice for many Idaho business owners. On the surface, blogging doesn’t seem like something that can actually make you money. A blog is a web page, but one that is updated frequently with content...

Google Resources for Your Idaho Business

Google Resources for Your Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Google Advances Google has dramatically expanded its business services. Google has so many options for Idaho business owners from hosting, calendars, e-mail, pay-per-clicks, google plus, google places and so many more. You can use...

Benefits of Starting an Online Business in Idaho

Benefits of Starting an Online Business in Idaho

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Online Business Starting an online business has so many upsides that its hard to even find one drawback. The days of starting a Boise Idaho business by renting an expensive facility, hiring an erroneous number of employees and spending a...

Protecting Your Idaho Businesses Trade Name

Protecting Your Idaho Businesses Trade Name

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Trademark The legal standard is that you get the rights to your Boise Idaho business trade name when you begin using it. You get the right to exclude other from using it when you register it. But when you apply to register a trademark, you...

Accounting Methods for Your Idaho Business

Accounting Methods for Your Idaho Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Cash vs. Accrual Accepting that you have to keep track of your Boise Idaho business accounting is half the battle. Next you need to decide how you will do it. How and when you record your business transactions make a difference not only to...

Idaho Business P&L Statement Explained

Idaho Business P&L Statement Explained

Boise Idaho Business Guide: P&L Statement Guide You have likely heard of the term P&L statements, or profit and loss statement. This name is thrown around a lot when discussing your Idaho business with financial people. But what does a P&L really mean?...

Planning Your Idaho Home-Based Business

Planning Your Idaho Home-Based Business

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Budgeting You have a great Idaho business that will be based out of your home. Home-based businesses are not just the new trend, they are the replacement from the industrial brick and mortar ways of yesterday. Today having a home-based...

Starting an Idaho Home-Based Business Budgeting

Starting an Idaho Home-Based Business Budgeting

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Budgeting If your goal is to support yourself and your family, you are not alone. This reason is at the top of the list for why Idaho residents go into business themselves via a home-based one. If you are in the process of budgeting the...

Should You Start a Home-Business in Idaho?

Should You Start a Home-Business in Idaho?

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Starting a Business at Home If you are thinking about starting  Boise home-based business in Idaho you are not alone. People are fleeing the old way of doing business and focusing on a larger scale market place that can be ran from the...

Idaho Service Home-Based Business Options

Idaho Service Home-Based Business Options

Boise Idaho Business Guide: Home-Based Help The service industry continues to grow despite economic downturns. A Boise Idaho business that provide a service has a statistically greater likelihood of success than a business that produces products or food. Many owners...