Tag: Small Businesses Fail

Should you incorporate your small business?

When a business is started, it can be structured as a proprietorship, partnership, or corporation. Proprietorship A sole proprietorship is one person operating a business, without forming a corporation.  The income of the business is then taxed in the hands of the owner (the proprietor), at personal…

COVID19 Resources – Personal & Business (Updated 06/30/2020)

General Information: (Updated 6/30/2020) Most updated interactive guide to programs available: https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html -This encompasses Individual, Business & Industry General info on benefits with all relevant links for even more info!  https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/coronavirusbenefits/ General Links: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/canadas-reponse.html https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/03/canadas-covid-19-economic-response-plan-support-for-canadians-and-businesses.html? https://www.bankofcanada.ca/markets/market-operations-liquidity-provision/covid-19-actions-support-economy-financial-system/ https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx https://www.alberta.ca/covid-19-supports-for-albertans.aspx The unfortunate reality of…

Why Small Businesses Fail: Top 7 Reasons for Startup Failure

Business failure isn’t something you want to think about when you start a business. But according to the SBA, about one-fifth of business startups fail within a year. Here are 7 reasons why small businesses fail and the ways your business can avoid failing….