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Tax Tip Tuesday E.5 – Audit Myths

Hey, If you are just joining us, each week I am releasing a Tax Tip Tuesday through December 1, 2017.   This week I want …

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Tax Tip Tuesday E.4

Hey, this week’s tax tip is the conclusion to a 3 part series. If you are just joining us, I highly recommend you start with …

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Tax Tip Tuesday E.3

This weeks tax tip is a continuation from last week. If you missed it, you can read it here. So we need a better strategy, …

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Tax Tip Tuesday E.2

Most tax planning advice given to small business owners is based on spending money. “Buy new equipment before year-end.” “Prepay next year’s insurance policy.” “Buy …

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Tax Tip Tuesday

As you may know, I prefer to be writing and talking about brewery growth strategies. What you may or may not know that I have spent …

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Suds and Spent Grains

Welcome to the quarterly edition of Savory Suds and Spent Grains from Small Batch Standard. I thought this would be a fun way to highlight …

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Markup v. Margin

I recently wrote a post about Gross Profit vs Gross Margin, it was nice.  Piggybacking off that topic I want to explain the differences between …

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Can we call a duck a duck?

Recently, we have seen the M&A space for craft breweries in what I call a low boil. Meaning, it’s still hot, but people are talking …

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Equipment that is loved, loves you back

Starting a brewery is hard work. In the beginning and even up through the first 2 years everyone involved is wearing multiple hats, working long …

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CC // Wicked Weed Please

PRODUCT. BRAND. MARKET. SELL. STRATEGY. EXECUTE. MEASURE. HACK. All bullshit aside, let’s forget about selling the brewery for a minute. Why don’t we focus on …

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