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Accounting, Finance, HR and Tax for Startups

Can a convertible note decrease your 409A valuation?

Can a convertible note decrease your 409A valuation?
Posted on Mon, 29 July 2019

409A’s are outside valuations performed to help startups determine the strike price of their employees’ options.

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What people have been saying about our Law Firms studies

What people have been saying about our Law Firms studies
Posted on Mon, 22 July 2019

This year, we’ve released studies on both the top law startup firms as well as the top startup boutique law firms.

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How recruiting costs change as a startup grows

How recruiting costs change as a startup grows
Posted on Tue, 16 July 2019

Most of our startup clients are growing fast, raising capital, developing and shipping product and hiring. Lots and lots of hiring!

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Top 5 and Top Boutique Startup Law Firms

Top 5 and Top Boutique Startup Law Firms
Posted on Wed, 26 June 2019

A list of the top 5 startup law firms and top 10 boutique firms curated by Kruze Consulting, a leading CPA focused 100% on venture-funded startups.

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Essential HR Tools for the scaling startup

Essential HR Tools for the scaling startup
Posted on Tue, 18 June 2019

Kruze Consulting has worked with over 1000+ startups and has helped set up numerous HR infrastructure systems.

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Recent Startup Podcasts

Recent Startup Podcasts
Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019

Our COO, Scott Orn, has been busy talking with interesting players in the Startup space on Kruze Consulting’s Founders and Friends Podcast.

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Spring Cleaning Cash Flow Management Tips for Startups

Spring Cleaning Cash Flow Management Tips for Startups
Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019

Kruze Consulting’s VP of FP&A, Healy Jones, gives three top tips on how to spring clean your startup’s cash flow management to help reduce your burn rate.

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571-L SF Property Tax Statements for California Startups

571-L SF Property Tax Statements for California Startups
Posted on Tue, 30 April 2019

If your startup has a location in California, then you likely have the pleasure of needing to file a 571-L SF Property Tax Statement. What is the Form 51-L?

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Uber Lyft - April 2019 Updated Analysis

Uber Lyft - April 2019 Updated Analysis
Posted on Mon, 29 April 2019

We recently updated our Uber vs. Lyft Market Share Report. Check it out to see how these two competitors fought over the startup ridesharing market!

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Featured Service - Embroker

Featured Service - Embroker
Posted on Sun, 28 April 2019

Embroker is an intelligent insurance platform for startups and businesses.

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What financial information do VCs want after an investment?

What financial information do VCs want after an investment?
Posted on Mon, 22 April 2019

If you are a startup CEO who has just raised funding, this post will help you understand the financial information your VC’s will expect to see from you.

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Featured Service - Decisely

Featured Service - Decisely
Posted on Tue, 2 April 2019

Decisely is a benefits brokerage and HR services company that offers interconnected technology solutions to small businesses and startups.

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Some of our newest Quora posts

Some of our newest Quora posts
Posted on Thu, 28 March 2019

We’ve been busy answering questions on Quora. Below are some of our most recent Answers that you might find interesting!

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Free Resource for Startups Raising Venture Capital

Free Resource for Startups Raising Venture Capital
Posted on Tue, 19 March 2019

Kruze Consulting has compiled the ultimate Finance, Tax and HR Due Diligence Checklist, free for Startups to download and use in their fundraising efforts.

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Tax Time Smoothies

Tax Time Smoothies
Posted on Thu, 14 March 2019

Continuing our tradition of focusing on employee wellness, we recently brought in some healthy smoothies to help our team deal with the stress of tax time.

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