Inventory, manufacturing process, business success topics for small DTC manufacturers.
Need a bit of a push to get your Etsy accounting done, so you can get back to doing what you love? We take a look at some Etsy accounting tips and tricks to help you get motivated.
We discuss how cash based accounting may not be the best option for your handmade business.
State taxes can be a quagmire of rules and regulations - we discuss how it works and what you need to be aware of as a handmade seller.
We discuss the considerations around how to select the best bookkeeping software if you are a handmade business.
Not sure what estimated taxes are? This post will explain when they are due and how to calculate from a handmade seller perspective.
Confused about your Annual Income Tax obligations as a handmade seller? This blog post will help!
Thinking of setting up or purchasing a spreadsheet to get your handmade inventory under control? Before you do, you'll want to read this.
We discuss the different structures available for US businesses, and show you the advantages and disadvantages of each one.
Wondering if your handmade business is considered a hobby or a business? This article will explain the finer details from a tax perspective.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was just signed into law by President Trump - what does this mean for small handmade sellers?
If you are sole trader that makes your own products then Quickbooks Self Employed (SE) is most likely not your best option - we discuss why.
This article discusses how shipping label costs from your Etsy sales can be claimed on your tax return.
If you are just starting your craft business and need some advice, or need some guidance on what to do next in order to grow your handmade business further then definitely consider arranging a mentor meeting with SCORE.
How to track your handmade expenses correctly to ensure that you are always in the IRS' good books.
If you store your inventory and product samples at home in a dedicated location, you should be eligible to claim for business use of this space without needing to meet the usual "exclusive use" test.
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