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Stay Bonus Agreements: What They Are and How to Use Them

A stay bonus agreement, also referred to as a retention bonus agreement, is a written agreement between a company and a key employee to encourage the employee to stay with the company.

Understanding the definition and purpose of this type of bonus agreement is critical for both business owners and employees.

What is a Stay Bonus?

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Schedule K-1s are Due March 15th – Are You Ready?

Whether you’re a small LLC, an Electing Large Partnership LLC or an S-Corporation, March 15th marks the date you must file your 2019 tax returns (Form 1065, 1065-B, 1120S, or 2553, depending upon your business entity).

In addition to filing your taxes by this date, March 15th also marks the deadline for sending out Schedule K-1s...
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Can Your Business Survive the Loss of a Key Person?

Maybe you’ve protected your business with general liability coverage, property insurance, commercial automobile coverage, and workers’ compensation insurance.

But for some businesses, operations would come to a grinding halt without certain essential contributors—key persons as we call them. If your business includes any key persons then key-person insurance should be a part of your business insurance...
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LLC Management: Who Should Run the Shop?

Determining who will manage the day-to-day affairs of your business is an important decision.

Knowing this from the beginning is important for the success of your business, but also because your Limited Liability Company (LLC) operating agreement demands it. Luckily, LLC operating agreements are very flexible and the management structure can be tailored for your business’s...
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