We review the best small business and investing books
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How To Start And Run Your Own Corporation: S-Corporations For Small Business Owners. Fully updated 2014 version teaches entrepreneurs all about S-corporations.
The Second Edition has new detailed chapters about employment taxes (with representative W-2s, 940, and 941 tax forms and a discussion of payroll withholding). It shows in detail how S-corporation taxes work at the shareholder level, with representative Schedule E and 1040 tax returns. The 1120S tax return and IRS form K-1s have all been updated from the first edition. New appendices have been added, including an S-corporation tax calander to help new S-corporation owners remember the important tax due dates.
The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" To Rob You Blind
Stop Getting Ripped Off: Why Consumers Get Screwed, And How You Can Always Get A Fair Deal
Broke, USA: From Pawnshops To Poverty, Inc.—How The Working Poor Became Big Business
The Cheapskate Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of Americans Living Happily Below Their Means
Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America
Shop Class As Soulcraft
Outliers: The Story of Success
Free Lunch: How The Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves At Government Expense (And Stick You With The Bill)
Aiming At Amazon: The New Business Of Self Publishing
The Undercover Economist: Exposing Why The Rich Are Rich, The Poor Are Poor--And Why You Can Never Buy A Decent Used Car!
The Culture Code: An Ingenious Way To Understand Why People Around The World Live And Buy As They Do
What No One Ever Tells You About Marketing Your Own Business: Real-Life Marketing Advice from 101 Successful Entrepreneurs
The Art of The Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide For Anyone Starting Anything Guy Kawasaki's new book for entrepreneurs.
Flight Capital: The Alarming Exodus of America's Best And Brightest
The New Health Insurance Solution: How To Get Cheaper, Better Coverage Without a Traditional Employer Plan. Learn about the new Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Ping: A Frog In Search of a New Pond
Steal These Ideas: Marketing Secrets That Will Make You A Star
Getting Rich In Your Underwear: How To Start And Run A Profitable Home-Based Business
All Your Worth: The Ultimate Lifetime Money Plan by Elizabeth Warren and Amelia Warren Tyagi helps struggling Americans get their finances in balance.
Pitch Like A Girl: How A Woman Can Be Herself And Still Succeed
Minding Her Own Business: The Self-Employed Woman's Essential Guide to Taxes and Financial Records. Completely updated for 2005, Zobel's book covers the new one-person 401(k) and other current tax topics. The ideal resource for sole proprietorships or one-member limited liability companies.
The Coming Generational Storm
The Warren Buffett Way
Principled Profit: Marketing That Puts People First
The Iron Triangle: Inside The Secret World of the Carlyle Group
You Need To Be A Little Bit Crazy: The Truth About Starting And Growing Your Business offers entrepreneurs and small business owners insight into the ups and downs of running a business.
Between Trapezes: Flying into a New Life with the Greatest of Ease.
How To Start And Run Your Own Corporation: S-Corporations For Small Business Owners teaches you all about S-corporations, including sample 1120S and K-1 tax returns.
Rich In America: Secrets To Creating and Preserving Wealth offers financial planning for the wealthy, including dealing with concentrated stock positions.
Ideas Are Free: How The Idea Revolution Is Liberating People And Transforming Organizations.
The Family CFO: The Couple's Business Plan For Love And Money.
Print-On-Demand Book Publishing is written to help authors and self publishers get started with POD publishing.
Get More Business Right Now! Tools & Ammunition Designed To Fight Off The Alligators And Get The Business You Need
Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign To Rig Our Tax System To Benefit The Super Rich—And Cheat Everybody Else
Authentic Happiness: Using The New Positive Psychology To Realize Your Potential For Lasting Fulfillment
The Business Start-Up Kit: Everything You Need To Know About Starting And Growing Your Own Business .
The Girl’s Guide To Starting Your Own Business.
The Ultimate Competitive Advantage: Secrets of Continually Developing a More Profitable Business Model shows entrepreneurs that continual business model innovation is the key to success.
Working For Yourself: Law and Taxes for Independent Contractors, Freelancers, and Consultants is a solid introduction to the taxes consultants face, including estimated tax payments and self-employment taxes
What Every Business Owner Should Know About Valuing Their Business is a great book for entrepreneurs and angel investors who want to learn how to value a business.
Selling The Invisible: A Field Guide To Modern Marketing
Guide: So You Want To Decide Between An S-Corporation and a Limited Liability Company (LLC)?
Guide: So, You Want To Form A Corporation? (Part 2) Deciding Upon A State Of Incorporation helps people choose a state in which to incorporate. Learn the real reason why Nevada is so highly recommend by so many.
Guide: Deciding Upon C-Corporation Or S-Corporation Tax Status Learn about which corporate structure might be best for you.
Guide: Self-Publishing Books From Home
Talk Your Way Out Of Credit Card Debt: Phone Calls To Banks That Saved More Than $43,000 In Interest Charges and Fees! is a great book about negotiating with credit card companies to reduce interest rates and eliminate fees. This advice can save you thousands of dollars, if you carry a credit card balance.
The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal is a great self-help book telling us that we should develop rituals to maximize our personal effectiveness.
The Publishing Game: Publish a Book in 30 Days is a great step-by-step guide to starting a publishing company and self-publishing your own book.
The Self-Publishing Manual: How To Write, Print, and Sell Your Own Book
The Four Routes To Entrepreneurial Success
Angel Financing: How to Find and Invest in Private Equity
Fusion Branding: How To Forge Your Brand For The Future
What They Don't Teach You At Harvard Business School
The Richest Man In Babylon
How To Start And Run A Small Book Publishing Company: A Small Business Guide To Self-Publishing And Independent Publishing
Incorporating Your Business For Dummies
So, you want a career in the publishing industry?
The Only Investment Guide You'll Ever Need by Andrew Tobias is a solid introduction about personal finance.
Grassroots Marketing: Getting Noticed in a Noisy World
Tapping Into Wireless: The Savvy Investor's Guide To Profiting From The Wireless Wave helps investors understand the high-growth area of wireless technology.
Primal Leadership: Realizing The Power Of Emotional Intelligence
The Street-Smart Entrepreneur: 133 Tough Lessons I Learned the Hard Way
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Marketing And Promoting Your Own Seminars And Workshops by Fred Gleeck is a great book for anyone thinking of getting into the seminar business.
Becoming An Investor: Building Wealth By Investing In Stocks, Bonds, And Mutual Funds
Marketing Outrageously: How to Increase Your Revenue by Staggering Amounts is a great marketing book by sports marketer Jon Spoelstra.
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference
Becoming An Investor:
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Now, Discover Your Strengths provides a plan for finding your natural talents.
A Random Walk Down Wall Street is an investment classic.
First, Break All The Rules: What The World's Greatest Managers Do Differently teaches us how great managers get the most from their employees.
Business Know-How: An Operational Guide for Home-Based and Micro-Sized Businesses with Limited Budgets offers practical, hands-on information for dealing with specific, small business situations and saving money within your home business.
Inc. Yourself: How To Profit By Setting Up Your Own Corporation is a classic book about forming your own corporation. But, are the tax-savings of incorporation as significant as the author claims?
The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Accounting Course is a solid introduction to double-entry accounting for small business owners.
Rental Houses for the Successful Small Investor is a great book for investors contemplating investing in real estate rental properties.
Angel Investing: Matching Start-Up Funds With Start-Up Companies is a great new book to help us understand the world of angel investors and venture capitalists.
Financial Shenanigans: How To Detect Accounting Gimmicks & Fraud In Financial Reports teaches investors how to spot accounting fraud and gimmickry.
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The stories of 101 entrepreneurs are profiled in What No One Ever Tells You About Starting Your Own Business by Jan Norman
Low Risk, High Reward: Starting and Growing Your Small Business With Minimal Risk is an excellent introduction to starting a small business. It covers many small business start-up issues and gives some useful advice on lowering your risk of losing money.
Wondering how to help your daughter sell more Girl Scout cookies? Read our review of the outstanding study of human nature: Influence: How And Why People Agree To Things
Thinking Like An Entrepreneur: How To Make Intelligent Business Decisions That Will Lead To Success In Building And Growing Your Own Company.