The Freelancers’ Show: LIVE Q&A #6 – March 24, 2015

04:07 – At what point does it make sense to register as a corporation? Apart from liability, I assume. If you have profits to reinvest in the business?

13:25 – Do you umbrella all your products, brands, DBAs, etc. under a main corp?

18:32 – What was the comical, but legit contract you mentioned on a show recently? (Contracts)

21:35 – Expensing Home Office for Tax Purposes

  • Tax Deductions
  • Tax Credits

31:12 – Errors and Omissions Insurance (Cont’d)

34:38 – Marketing to Launch

41:26 – Contract Resolution

43:29 – If expensing a home office, do you pay for bills, utilities, etc. out of a personal or business account?

45:44 – Prototyping Tools

50:20 – Partnerships and Investments: “My friend has an idea!! … I actually like this one!!”

  • Even small-scale apps or services?


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The Brain Audit: Why Customers Buy (and Why They Don't) by Sean D'Souza (Jonathan)
The Silkworm (A Cormoran Strike Novel) by Robert Galbraith (Jonathan)
The Positioning Manual for Technical Firms by Philip Morgan (Reuven)
WASD CODE 87-Key Illuminated Mechanical Keyboard with White LED Backlighting – Cherry MX Clear (Chuck)

Grifiti Fat Wrist Pad (Chuck)
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (Chuck)
Mastery by Robert Greene (Chuck)


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