Self Made: NASE's Blog

Welcome to the Self Made. This is a blog focused primarily on the self-employed and micro-business and full of fantastic posts by not only our team of experts but by YOU!  We realize that there are many ways to help the small businesses out there which is why we invite other business minded individuals to post here and help the rest of the community as well.

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Exchange Health Care Applications Released

On April 30th, the Department of Health and Human Services released the new, simplified exchange health care application for both individuals and families.

Posted on May 01, 2013

The Small Business Lending Fund Is Supporting Small-Businesses Across the Country

A buzz has been created recently as reports that the U.S. Treasury’s funding of the Small Business Lending Fund grew by over $1.5 billion between the third and fourth quarter last year. This is exciting as getting funding to local banks and community development loan funds and in the hands of America’s smallest business is a great way to stabilize and grow the U.S. economy. Getting money to the self-employed will lead to more jobs and stronger communities.

Posted on Apr 25, 2013

Yes, it's April 15th, but don't panic!

Well, it's here. April 15th and the tax return is due today. My guess is that a bunch of us have not completed all of the detail that we had hoped to and now we're not sure what to do. First, don't panic!

Posted on Apr 15, 2013

Six Tax Tips From The IRS

Posted on Apr 12, 2013

Only In America! - Tax Tip #6

Posted on Apr 08, 2013

April mistakes bring May headaches - Tax Tip #5

Posted on Apr 01, 2013

Don't be tempted by the fudge! - Tax Tip #4

Posted on Mar 25, 2013

Celebrating Women in Business

Posted on Mar 20, 2013

The worst tax return mistake of them all! - Tax Tip #3

Any deduction that is eligible, allowable, and even encouraged, yet for whatever reason was omitted from the return means that a small-business owner is giving more money than is owed to the IRS.

Posted on Mar 18, 2013

If you have a mouse, you are not alone! - Tax Tip #2

After years and years of being self-employed and working with the self-employed, I know how easy it is to feel stuck and alone with the issues you are facing with your small business.

Posted on Mar 11, 2013

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