sole proprietor, small business

Sole Proprietorship

Last week, I reviewed the LLC (limited liability company).  Today I’m discussing sole proprietorship, the second in my series reviewing business structures and which one is best for your business. Sole proprietorship the most simple and therefore the most common structure used when starting a business. According to, as of 2014, there were approximately 23 million sole proprietorships nationally.  Other business structures like LLCs … Continue reading Sole Proprietorship

start up, LLC

Limited Liability Corporations

Starting a new business is exciting, but can also be very intimidating.  There is such a variety of legal classifications to consider when forming your business entity and it can be confusing to know which one is right for you.  Currently, two of the most popular small business structures are the Limited Liability Company (LLC) and the S Corporation (also called Subchapter S Corporation). There … Continue reading Limited Liability Corporations

accounting, numbers

Why I Enjoy Accounting

I thought it was only fitting that my first blog post be about why I actually enjoy accounting and why I’m good at what I do.  Truthfully, accounting was not my first career choice.  Had the universe lined up differently, I would have studied nuclear engineering and spent the first half of my career on a Navy submarine.  Instead, my path led me to the … Continue reading Why I Enjoy Accounting