Run Your Own Corporation by Garrett Sutton
“I’ve set up my corporation. Now what?”
If you have asked yourself this question, Run Your Own Corporation is the book to answer it. Written in an easy to follow, entertaining and educational format, this is the companion book to Garrett Sutton’s bestselling Start Your Own Corporation.
Follow the lives of three different couples as they start new companies all the way through their first five years in business. You will see real life examples of mistakes often made by new entrepreneurs, and the consequences of them. You will see these business owners learn, grow, struggle and succeed while learning about taxes, document retention, how to deal with local, state and federal governmental agencies, employee issues, customer recognition, legal matters, trademarks, insurance, business plans, corporate veil protection, stock sales, business credit, annual meetings, IRS audits and more.
Run Your Own Corporation shows you what to do, and what not to do, in very human terms throughout the early stages of your business. Learn from these business owners mistakes and you can save yourself thousands of dollars and many sleepless nights while freeing yourself to worry about what is really important, your business! Read the Kirkus Review here. To read the Pacific Book Review, click here.
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Reviews of Run Your Own Corporation
“Part survival guide, part cautionary tale, a volume in which every aspiring entrepreneur should invest.”
– KIRKUS REVIEW, Read the full review here.
“Run Your Own Corporation is a must for any entrepreneur who wants to protect their business and see it grow in a sustainable way!
– Pacific Book Review, Read the full review here.
Table Of Contents
- Chapter One – B.C. (Before Corporation)
Control and Corporate Veil, Choice of Entity, Hobby Loss Rules, Your Name
- Chapter Two – A.D. (Activation Day)
Taxation and Accounting Systems, Payroll Taxes, More Choice of Entity Issues
- Chapter Three – Day One
Records, EIN, Corporate Formalities
- Chapter Four – Day Two
Keeping your Books, Payroll Compliance, Personal Guarantees, Stationery
- Chapter Five – Day Four
- Chapter Six – First Week
Capitalize Your Business, Home Office Deductions, Writing Contracts
- Chapter Seven – Second Week
Business Plans, Attracting Customers, Vehicle Deductions
- Chapter Eight – One Month
Extending Credit, Getting Paid, Building Business Credit, Protecting Your Website
- Chapter Nine – First Quarter
Personal Responsibility for Payroll Taxes, Trademarks, Business Insurance
- Chapter Ten – Second Quarter
OSHA, Business Gratitude
- Chapter Eleven – Year One
Protecting the Corporate Veil, Annual Filings, Annual Meetings, Business Travel, Education Expenses
- Chapter Twelve – Year One
End of Year Questions
- Chapter Thirteen – Eighteen Months
OSHA Returns, Awards, The Criminalization of Business Activity
- Chapter Fourteen – Year Two
Corporate Veil, IRS Audits, Corporate Notice and Lawsuits, Managers and Directors Review
- Chapter Fifteen – Year Three
Granting an Equity Stake, Stock Ledger, Record Retention, Social Media, Leadership
- Chapter Sixteen – Year Five
Exit and Legacy Strategies, Mergers, Asset Sales, Stock Sales