Small Time Operator: How to Start Your Own Business, Keep Your Books, Pay Y…



Small Time Operator is one of the most popular business start-up guides ever. In clear, easy-to-understand language, the author covers:

  • Getting permits and licenses
  • How to finance a business
  • Creating and using a business plan
  • Choosing and protecting a business name
  • Deciding whether to incorporate
  • Establishing a complete bookkeeping system
  • Hiring employees
  • Federal, state, and local taxes
  • Buying a business or franchise
  • Dealing with—and avoiding—the IRS
  • Doing business on the Internet
  • Handling…