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Gas Prices, Health-Care Law Keep Small Businesses from Hiring
While small-business owners are feeling slightly more optimistic about the economy, they aren't creating jobs, according to a new survey.
Accounting Software Giant Intuit Offers Health-Care, 401(k) Services
The maker of popular accounting tool QuickBooks has expanded its services into the world of employee benefits.
Business Groups Divided as Top Court Considers Health-Care Reform
As the Supreme Court finishes up hearing challenges to the Affordable Care Act, business owners continue to be split on what outcome they'd like to see.
How to Save Money With the Small Business Health-Care Tax Credit
Accountant Mark Kohler explains the three rules for how to maximize this credit.
Mark J. Kohler
A Proposal to Expand Health-Care Tax Credits for Small Businesses
The Obama administration's 2013 budget includes a proposal to make health-care tax credits available to another 140,000 small businesses.
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What the State of the Union Address May Hold for Small Businesses
Here is a rundown of what small business owners and advocates hope to hear from President Obama as he addresses the nation tonight.
Six Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Health-Care Coverage
Health insurance is increasingly complicated and expensive, but small-business owners can better navigate the system by steering clear of these missteps.
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Small Business Health Care Stuck on Hold
Business owners face higher premiums in 2012, but aren't making any changes until the fate of the Affordable Care Act is clear.
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Four Ways to Cut Small Employer Health-Care Costs
Health-insurance premiums in the U.S. surged substantially in 2011. Here's how small companies can reduce costs.
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Five Ways Businesses Are Coping With Rising Health-Care Costs
Some owners have found innovative ways to manage change amid health-care reform.
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Congress Moves to Cut Controversial 1099 Provision
The Senate overwhelmingly voted to repeal a controversial provision within the health-care law.
Starting a Business
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