1099-Misc Explained

Small businesses are often confused about the IRS filing rules for the 1099-MISC form. If your business has paid at least $600 to another person or company for rents or services in 2010, then you probably need to file.   The 1099-MISC is an informational form that you must send to the recipient of the [...]

QuickBooks Connect and Where the Cloud is Heading (Jan 13)


By popular request, we are hosting a 2nd online webinar on the new QuickBooks Connect service.  Join Group Product Manager Pranay Kapadia and Marketing Manager Lana Khavinson for this session. In this one hour segment we will discuss the present state of the apps and give you an insider view into our plans for the future! We [...]

QuickBooks Has New Support Site

Yesterday, the QuickBooks support site was revamped.   The goal was to make it easier for customers to find answers to their questions. Now, you will see your answer in the top 5 search results more often and will have access to multiple support resources in one search.   Additionally, you can refine your search by product, topic, or [...]

Small Business Lending Fund: The Details

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Earlier this week, the U.S. Treasury Department formally announced details on its $30 billion Small Business Lend Fund (SBLF) that will provide capital for banks with assets under $10 billion to increase their small business lending. The program's application deadline is March, 31, 2011 -- except for S Corporations, mutual institutions, or community development loan [...]

Information About the Tax Cut Act


President Obama signed the Tax Cut Act this afternoon.  Intuit released a short article summarizing some key facts for small businesses. Please feel free to share it with anyone who might find the information useful.

What the Tax Cut Act Means to Your Business

President Obama just signed the Tax Cut Act.  As a small business owner, you may be wondering what this means for you.  Here are a few key facts that the Intuit Online Payroll team pulled together: An Employee-Side Payroll Tax Cut of Approximately 2%: The agreement includes an employee-side payroll tax cut for over 155 [...]

How to Write a Job Description [VIDEO]


Now that you've decided to hire an employee, perhaps you are wondering what you should put in the job description so that you can get the best employee possible.  In this payroll video series installment, courtesy of Intuit Online Payroll, Rhonda Abrams discusses just that! Transcript Rhonda Abrams: All right, the key to getting the [...]

Sleeter Reviews QuickBooks Connect


The Sleeter Group reviewed our new QuickBooks Connect offering for the iPhone.  It gives a solid overview of the functionality of the offering.  Hope you find it useful!   You can read the full article here.