Priyanka Prakash is a former Fundera.com staff writer and a freelancer specializing in small-business finance, credit, law and insurance, helping business owners navigate complicated concepts and decisions.
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Types of Business Entities
A business entity is formed to conduct business activities. Learn about the different types and how to choose one.
EIN Lookup: How to Find Your Business Tax ID Number
Finding your business tax ID number—aka employer identification number (EIN)—is easy. Here are three ways to do it.
Bench Accounting Review: Pricing, Features, Alternatives
This affordable bookkeeping service is best for freelancers and small businesses with relatively simple financials.
DBA (Doing Business As): What Is It and How Do I Register?
A DBA allows you to do business under a different name than your legal one.
How to Apply for an Employer Identification Number (EIN)
The IRS' online application is the easiest and fastest method to obtain an EIN for your business.
What Is a General Partnership? Pros, Cons & How to Form
A general partnership, while inexpensive to set up, potentially saddles the partners with big personal liability.