Home businesses require good planning, a strong basis and lots of information. This article can provide you with some tips and tricks to help you build that foundation in a manner which gives your business strength.
Keep your gas receipts and keep track of mileage for work related trips for your home based business. Such expenses are wholly deductible, no matter how long or short the trip. You have to be able to show that the trip was required for the business.
Have a “soundbite” description of your business ready in your mind. If you have the ability to summarize your business quickly, you can impress people in any situation. Within this soundbite is also the base for your business slogan. After all, everything important about the business is in the soundbite.
You should obtain a post office box for all of your business mailings. Don’t use a home address when you need to post advertising online! This will protect both you and your family.