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FreeTaxUSA.com – because enemies don’t even let enemies use TurboTax…

I’ve posted elsewhere more specifically about the evils of TurboTax (and all things Intuit), and have suggested ways of doing your own accounting without software (namely, getting free help from government agencies like the SBA). In this post I am happy to tell you that I have found a truly free online tax alternative.

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Lie: You need TurboTax to do your taxes

No, you most certainly don’t. In fact you really shouldn’t! Here’s why…

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Laziness is the deadbeat dad of invention

I am sure I will be writing more about this little theory later. I’ve thought about it for a long while; And am more and more convinced of the “truthiness” of it. If Necessity is the mother…, Laziness is the deadbeat dad of invention -Tori Taiyo Johnson ©2020 Benfii.com

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BENFII – Benjamin Franklin Invented the Internet

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants. – Sir Isaac Newton I am writing this extremely short blurb in a hurry. It will be a series of posts here on Benfii.com.  This short write up is to explain the premise of a much larger writing project I hope […]

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Yasuke! The first foreign samurai and inspiration behind the Yasuke Japanese Language Immersion Method

In the late 1500s an African slave – and servant/bodyguard to Jesuit missionaries traversing Asia – set foot in Japan.

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Parody Song – Let’s Go Ride Some Bikes

“Let’s go ride some bikes, Up to ZhongShan heights.

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Teach your children English with these public domain children’s books

I won’t be explaining public domain here. I might do that later. Or you can google. Here just a link to a collection of 6,000 free children’s books. https://ufdc.ufl.edu/baldwin/all/thumbs

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Getting Covid19 Small Business relief through the SBA

A very messy post of just some resources about the SBA’s programs for Covid19 relief (and the fact that I am looking into it for my business and a close acquaintance’s business)

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Lies People Tell – Starting your own business equals success, riches, and happy awesomeness

I don’t know you, but (unless you have a special affinity for business) I am willing to bet I have read more business websites, magazines, books, and biographies than you. For example, I know by heart that the Dewey decimal system code for the business section of the library is 658. And I’ll end my […]

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Taiwan Business Visa research – renting at a business incubator

In getting a business visas, one possible avenue is to rent at a government recognized business incubator. Today I saw an advertisement for one here in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Something to look into… More info: List of incubators DaGou (打狗) startup park Pier2 Ko-In

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