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Quote[/b] (Billz @ Dec. 11 2006,7:17)]That's what we do. Storage space, office space, home phone, for fax, cell phone, lots of gas, anything the accountant will let me write off, we do. If I added all that up, I would bet we cleared about 50% of gross.
Thats the way to go... plus letting this computer that is used for "business only" set in your house, cost at least $1000 per month of rent...
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In a service type business most of what you charge and also make depends on location, you cannot charge the same prices in say Alabama as you could in Connecticut. I believe it all works out though as it is much cheaper to live in some states than others. Just as an example I have friends in Ohio and they have a beautiful home which cost them about 150,000, that same house here in NJ where I live cost about 300,000. You also have to remember, all work and no play...Well to quote an earlier post you have to have time for fishing.
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