Small Business Relief Overview by MN DEED
Great list of all Relief Options Currently Available and Why/when you may want to apply.
Comparison of Two Available SBA Loans for Small Businesses
Chart Showing Features of Each Loan
IRS Updates Related to COVID-19 Relief
Most up to date news from IRS
MN Unemployment Coronavirus Page
Info for employees and employers
MN Unemployment Instructions for the Self-Employed
Step-by-step instructions on applying for MN Unemployment
Great list of resources/advice for employers and small businesses
Department of Labor COVID-19 Guidance
FAQs and Details on the Paid Leave Rules for Small Employers
MN Governors Office Response Page
Sign up for email list for Daily Updates on Virus and State Agency Responses
Need Health Insurance in MN?
Special Enrollment Period thru MNSure
Intuit Small Business COVID-19 Resources
Tips, links and tools (including fundraising)
Free HR Resources
Includes Sample HR Policies and other Great Resources
Springboard for the Arts COVID-19 Resources
Support for artists in these times...
Twin Cities Music Community Trust
A place to donate and/or ask for help for local musicians.
Tons of Searchable information, downloadable forms, publications and up-to-date information on tax laws and issues.
Where's My Refund?
Check status of your IRS refund online
Make a Payment Online to IRS
Make a one time payment of your tax bill or quarterly estimates.
Check Your Federal Tax Withholding
Tool to estimate if you are withholding enough from paychecks
Online Payment Agreement
If you owe the IRS less than $50,000, you can easily set up a payment plan online here.
Get a scary call or email from the "IRS"? Concerned that it's a scam? Check out most recent scams and how to report them here.
Request IRS Transcripts, Wage Details, etc..
MN Revenue Website
Lots of information on Income, Property Tax Refunds and Sales Tax for businesses and individuals.
Where's My MN Income or Property Tax Refund?
Online status of refunds for both state income tax and property tax refunds.
Make a MN Tax Payment
Pay your MN Tax Bill or Quarterly Estimates
State Tax Law Changes
Updated every Thursday with most recent info on the many changes to Sales Tax, Income Tax and other special tax law changes.
Register for MN Tax ID
Do you collect sales tax, have employees, medical services in MN?
MN Sales Tax Fact Sheets
Industry Specific Rules for Sales and Use Tax--find yours here!
MN Political Contribution Refund Form
Get a refund if you make contribution to state level candidates or parties
Check Federal Refund Status Online Here
Check MN State Refund Status Here
IRS Direct Pay
Pay your individual Income tax bill or quarterly estimates here.
Pay your MN Income tax bill or quarterly estimates here.
MN E-Services for Businesses
File and Pay Sales Tax, Withholding Tax or Other Business Taxes here.
Still our favorite option. New Self Employed Version is phone app based and includes mileage tracker. Bigger versions available depending on size of company and features needed.
Free online accounting software. Decent option for self-employed, but not quite enough reporting power for corp or partnerships.
Online invoicing, time and expense tracking software, but doesn't have Bank Reconciliation.
Fox Tax Online Payroll Demo
See how our online payroll system can work for you.
Easy and affordable way to make and file 1099-misc and W2s online.
Mileage App Tracker for your Phone
Time tracking for your employees. Integrates with Quickbooks, Xero and Intuit Payroll
IRS ACA Tax Provisions Website
Information for Individuals, Employers and other Organizations set up to help you see how law affects you.
New site set up to help individuals and businesses enroll in new Health Care Exchanges.
Required Notice to Employees
Every employer, regardless of whether you offer health insurance to employees or not, is supposed to give a notice to employees. A sample letter to use is found here.*Full disclosure: they offer us a referral credit from this link if you apply. This is a private insurance brokerage that can help you compare different plans both from private and new government plans, but should not be confused with the actual ACA funded MNSure or healthcare.gov sites.
MN Secretary of State
File to form a new company OR file your Annual Business Renewal Online here.
Springboard for the Arts
Non Profit Organization helping all types of artists in the midwest. Great resource for anyone making a business of their art
An amazing art gallery promoting abstract and contemporary art. Attached to Fox Tax HQ as our fabulous co-tenant!
SCORE provides free and confidential business counseling tailored to meet the needs of your small business and your personal objectives.
WomenVenture is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women achieve economic success and prosperity.
Provides support services for non profit organizations
Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association
Organizers of Art-A-Whirl and other Northeast Minneapolis Art Events and Activities.
Northeast Minneapolis Arts District
Learn more about our artsy neighborhood!