The Texas Workforce Commission's Office of the Commissioner Representing Employers ("TWC") has an employer hotline to answer employer questions about basic legal issues related to hiring, work-separation, and other employment and post-employment issues. The number is 800-832-9394. There are also free resources available online. Check out the publication, "Especially for Texas Employers" that … [Read more...] about Texas Employers, Here are Some FREE Resources to Help you Run your Business!
If you have a corporation or other business entity (Corporation, LLC, LLP and so on), you shouldn't just "file it and forget it"! Once you have established a business entity, there are certain requirements for keeping it "in good standing" here in the Lone Star State. (Other states, too, so if you are following us from out of state, be certain to check on the requirements in your individual … [Read more...] about Your Corporation- Don’t Just File it and Forget it!
If you are thinking of starting a business right now, you can do a lot on your own to organize yourself. There are many resources available tor small business owners. The Small Business Administration has a lot of free information with organizational help online. Also check out Texas Wide Open for Business from the Texas Governor's Office. This is a good resource for any Texas business and is … [Read more...] about Free Information for Your Small Business Start Up!
Forming an entity can have many benefits for a small business owner. Separating and Protecting personal assets is the one most commonly mentioned. However there are other benefits as well. Having a business entity can make it easier to take in other owners. It can also be beneficial to separate different aspects of a service or product provided by the business into separate companies. This can … [Read more...] about Is it Time to Form a Business Entity for your Small Business?