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Startups – What’s your burn rate?

Startups – What’s your burn rate?

It might be time to update the old adage. Maybe it’s not cash that’s king, but cash flow. One study conducted by U.S. Bank concluded that 82% of business failures can be chalked up to bad cash management.  When your startup’s in its early days, it probably isn’t...

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Meet Our Staff: Megan Mahlstadt

Meet Our Staff: Megan Mahlstadt

In case you missed it, we’ve been using our blog page to introduce you to our ShayCPA team members. As we continue growing, it gives us an excellent opportunity to make sure you know the people who might be answering your email or phone call. Plus, it’s a chance to...

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Does Your Startup Need a Technical Founder?

Does Your Startup Need a Technical Founder?

When you’re building a startup, you know that the people you gather around you matter more than almost anything else. If you’re launching a tech company and you don’t have a programming background yourself, that becomes particularly important. That’s why a lot of...

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How to Create an Executive Summary That Will Wow Investors

How to Create an Executive Summary That Will Wow Investors

When your startup is in its seed stage, you face a catch-22. On the one hand, you need investors to power your growth. But, on the other hand, you need to grow to have something tangible to show investors why it’s worth betting on you.  Fortunately, you can lean on an...

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Tax Deductions for Startups

Tax Deductions for Startups

By Kacie Goff As you work to scale your startup, the old adage rings true: cash is king. The more cash you can have on hand, the easier it is to build your best product and launch into new opportunities. And tax deductions give you an excellent way to maximize your...

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Tech Company Tax Tips – by Akshay Shrimanker, CPA

Tech Company Tax Tips – by Akshay Shrimanker, CPA

Getting ready for tax season isn’t most people’s idea of fun. Here at ShayCPA, we think that’s most likely because it often comes with unexpected, unwelcome surprises. As a result, a lot of people feel tension at the mere mention of the word “taxes.” But it doesn’t...

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