Garrett Sutton

Garrett Sutton is an attorney and the bestselling author of eight business books, including Start Your Own Corporation and Loopholes of Real Estate. His latest book, co-authored with Nav’s Head of Market Education Gerri Detweiler, is Finance Your Own Business. Garrett can be reached at

Articles by Garrett Sutton


The New Rule for W-2s and 1099s Business Owners Need to Know

This is a guest post by Garrett Sutton of Corporate Direct. As a business owner, you well know there are …


The End-of-Year Legal Audit You Can’t Afford to Skip

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” – Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin’s famous words were written to …


Doing Business as a Sole Proprietor Is Easy, But Is it Best?

You like the ease of operation as a sole proprietor. There are no annoying state fees and no bothersome annual …


A Big Retirement Fund Mistake Cost These Small Business Owners $180,000

Some entrepreneurs are tempted to use their IRA retirement funds to invest in their small business. Instead of cashing out …


Will The New Crowdfunding Rules Mean Money For Your Business?

The Securities and Exchange Commission recently announced long-awaited new rules affecting equity and debt crowdfunding. Entrepreneurs have every right to …