SMALL BUSINESS

Increase Your Income through International Trade

by J. Stephen Pope If you operate a small business, you may feel that your income potential is quite limited. However, you can increase and diversify your income through international trade.

Limit Your Liability to Protect Your Assets

by J. Stephen Pope If your business runs into serious difficulty, will it bring you down too? For example, what if one of your employees got involved in a serious car accident while working for you? Will the resulting lawsuit bankrupt you personally? Here are just a few ways of protecting yourself against catastrophic losses […]

Expand Your Local Business Through the Internet

by J. Stephen Pope To obtain more local customers for your business, consider expanding your local business through the Internet. Here are some ways of doing so.

How To Incorporate Yourself Without a Lawyer

by J. Stephen Pope You could save hundreds of dollars by incorporating yourself without a lawyer. How? Is it advisable to do so?

Drop Shipping Increases Profits

by J. Stephen Pope You would like to increase your income by selling other peoples’ products but you just don’t have the money to stock inventory. On the other hand, perhaps you have lots of your own product and would like to increase your sales, but you don’t have a lot of money for advertising. […]

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CANADIAN TAX

Home Based Business: Your Ultimate Tax Shelter

by J. Stephen Pope Starting and operating your own home based business is the ultimate tax shelter. Although this article has been written from a Canadian income tax perspective, the principles should be practical in other tax jurisdictions.

The ClickBank E-Commerce Solution

by J. Stephen Pope ClickBank.com can offer you multiple solutions for your e-commerce business. Here are some of the advantages of using ClickBank.

Income Tax Returns Your Accountant Should Not File

by J. Stephen Pope You’ve been feeling uneasy (perhaps even guilty) because you’ve failed to report your under the table business income. Perhaps you’ve never filed a tax return, even though you know you owe money. Finally, you contact an accountant to resolve the situation. Although it is commendable that you are trying to correct […]

Reducing Taxes Through Dividend-Salary Mix Calculations

by J. Stephen Pope Should I take wages or dividends from my privately owned corporation? What is the best way of taking money out of my company? In other words, what will result in the least amount of income taxes? A Canadian accountant will perform a dividend-salary mix calculation to determine the best way of […]

Alas! In E-Commerce Taxland

by J. Stephen Pope In trying to comply with tax laws for your e-business, you may find yourself falling down the rabbit-hole, going through the looking glass, and attending a Mad Tea-Party. Common sense, logic, and fairness never did apply fully to the field of taxation but this is especially true of e-commerce transactions.

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INTERNET BUSINESS

How To Really Profit from Domain Names

by J. Stephen Pope Have you heard about domain names that sold for over a million dollars? Inspired by this, you imagine registering a great domain name, hanging onto it for a while, and then selling it off to become the next multi-millionaire. It could happen, but don’t count on it!

Autoresponder Services Improve Your Profits

by J. Stephen Pope Perhaps you, like me, have web hosting that includes, free of any extra charge, unlimited autoresponders. That being the case, you might be inclined to balk at any suggestion to start paying for them. Recently, however, I made the switch to paying a monthly fee for unlimited autoresponders. Am I rich […]

Internet Marketing Secrets Spiel

by J. Stephen Pope Wouldn’t you like to know all the Internet marketing “secrets” that have made me the man I am today? I live in a house way too big for my beautiful wife and myself. We eat three square meals a day and can snack anytime we feel like it! We drive our […]

Domain Name Strategies Maximize Profits

by J. Stephen Pope Whether you want to come up with your own original name or wish to buy someone else’s, here are some strategies for obtaining a profitable domain name.

Grow Your Business with Affiliate Marketing

by J. Stephen Pope To generate additional business income, consider expanding your business through affiliate marketing. Here are three ways of boosting your business income with affiliate programs.

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Incorporate Yourself