Do I Even Need a Business?

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When starting a business, this is often one of the first legal questions that comes up.  If you as the owner have gotten to this point, then you’ve probably already figured out that you have a market, and how to target that market.  You turn to your lawyer to help with the legal side of […]

What to Watch for in 2018 (WA edition)

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While Washington has fewer changes this year than California, there are still some significant issues that businesses owners will want to watch out for in the coming year.  In addition, changes to tax policy and the updates to the audit rules for LLCs and partnerships are nation-wide (see bottom for tax updates.) Note that the […]

What to Watch for in 2018 (CA edition)

Posted on Posted in California, Employment, Taxes, Updates

2017 was a busy year for the California legislature!  Not only do business owners need to make sure they are in compliance with the automatic minimum wage updates, there are a variety of new statutes to follow as well.  Below is a roundup of the big changes taking place effective January 1, 2018.  In general, […]