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Federal Tax Identification Launches New Live Chat Feature

Taxes are a complex process for both individuals and businesses. Each registered business entity is given a unique, nine digit tax number for identification, called an EIN or FIEN. Federal Tax Identification provides businesses an easy way to file for an EIN number online. The site has now integrated a live chat feature that allows clients to instantly get help with the ss-4 form.

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Internet Biz Gets Funding Tips

Small Business ExpertAn Internet start-up looking for venture capital gets some healthy hints on what to expect from Lillyvette Montalvo, a financial biz consultant.

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“If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney   Walt Disney’s advice may seem simplistic, but in today’s world of impressive technology giving everyone the chance to be their own boss and run their own business, it is now truer t

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$1,000 Small Business Grant: Applications Deadline Extended

Important News for Small BusinessThe application deadline for the 19th Idea Cafe Grant was extended till 21st of January. This way we will give everyone one last opportunity to register for the Grant.

The 19th Small Business Grant will award $1,000 in cash, a total of $1,500 in advertising credits and tons of free publicity.

No matter whether your business idea is ground-breaking or a simple, but yet creative solution to an everyday problem, we would like to hear about it.

Last Chance to Vote for Entreprenuer of 2017

Important News for Small BusinessThere is only one day left before the voting round closes. Come and cast your vote for the entrepreneur who most deserves this prestigious award.

And the recipient of the Entrepreneur of 2018 Award is ...

Important News for Small BusinessWe are thrilled to announce the winner of the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year award - Lawrence Rein, owner of All About MUSIC School

Congratulations to Lawrence who competed against 184 entrepreneurs from all across the United States. He received a total of 414 votes in the voting stage and naturally emerged as the winner. Get the full scoop on his well deserved win.

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