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2-Minute Tip: What to Keep and When to Shred

Know When to Hold ‘Em, Know When to Shred ‘Em

January is the time most of us are packing away last year’s records to make room for this year. As a business owner you’re required by law to keep certain records. If you kept them all forever, you’d eventually need an extra office just for paper, and an extra server for all the electronic records. Keeping everything in perpetuity isn’t a good plan. But when is it safe to destroy them? How long do you legally need to keep all these records? And when is it to your legal advantage to make sure they’ve been destroyed properly?

Get the answers to these questions (and more) in this week’s edition of Tisha’s Two-Minute Tips.

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