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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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Small Business ExpertKent Capener, a guest biz expert, spells out exit strategies for the start-up biz plan writer. It's in

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Guide to Creating a Positive First Impressions With a Professional Website Design

The spying technology market is growing at a fast pace, and when it comes to selling products online, manufacturers are paying attention to minute details when it comes to website design. They say that the online customer wants quick, secure and prof

Tips For Running A Green Catering Business

Going green has long evolved beyond being a mere trend, and is now part and parcels of life across a wide range of industry sectors. With more customers demanding sustainability from every company they patronize, bolstering the environmentally friend

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Entrepreneur of 2017 - Enter for your chance to shine!

Important News for Small BusinessAre you breaking the rules? Changing the game? Generally being brilliant? Then you may be one of the trailblazers who inspired others with ideas, leadership and accomplishment. This award is your opportunity for global recognition. Enter for your chance to shine!

If you're an entrepreneur looking to get recognition or know a person running a business who deserves admiration, don't hesitate to nominate them NOW.

$1,000 Small Business Grant Now Open for Applications

Important News for Small BusinessIdea Cafe is pleased to announce the beginning of a new Grant campaign in honor of all forward-thinking businesses.

The 19th Small Business Grant will award $1,000.00 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.

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