Since 2008 the growth in home based business has exploded.
What used to be a small secondary business or supplemental income generator is turning into a burgeoning industry.
The logistics of businesses run out of the home enable single mothers, contractors and service businesses to save money on overhead expenses, open franchises and capitalize on having a convenient and less stressful place to work.
The IRS does allow deductions for a designated office space. Check out the rules before claiming any deductions.
Always start with a 3-5 year business plan and thoroughly investigate any franchise you are contemplating. Direct ship rather than warehouse products is preferable.
With the sophistication in reaching customers through computer you no longer have to spend valuable advertising dollars on maintaining a storefront.
Susan Moore & Associates can help you with insurance particular to these businesses.