Money Matters

Looking to purchase a new food truck or expand your existing mobile empire? These sections were designed to help everyone from the novice to food truck veteran in the areas of money matters.

Accounting

  • payroll service

Food Truck Payroll Service Options For Vendors

Managing your food truck employees may be difficult, but it doesn't hold a candle to managing their payroll. Executing payroll manually involves a slew of complex calculations. Also, check cutting and tax withholding, which is [...]

Crowdfunding

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6 Crucial Steps To Crowdfunding Your Food Truck

While not as expensive as restaurants, food trucks are some of the most capital-intensive businesses to start. Build-out and equipment costs, starting inventory, licenses, fees and working capital can easily add up to over a [...]

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Food Truck Crowdfunding 101

Once an unknown financing option for culinary entrepreneurs, food truck crowdfunding has quickly evolved into a fast, effective way to raise cash for just about any mobile food industry project. Crowdfunding’s growing popularity is good [...]

Financing

  • loan denials

7 Common Reasons For Food Truck Loan Denials

No one likes rejection. Especially when it comes in the form of loan denials for your future food truck empire. Educating yourself about why businesses do or do not receive financing is the first step to [...]

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Financing A Food Truck In A Tough Economy

Although food trucks are popping up across the country, some hopeful owners are still struggling financing a food truck, and this has many culinary entrepreneurs wondering how to go about getting the cash they need to either [...]

Taxes

  • 2019 Standard Mileage Rates

2019 Standard Mileage Rates For Food Trucks

The Internal Revenue Service has issued their 2019 standard mileage rates. Used these rates to calculate the deductible costs of operating your food truck. As of Jan. 1, 2019, these 2019 standard mileage rates are for the use [...]

  • 2018 standard mileage rates

2018 Standard Mileage Rates For Food Trucks

The Internal Revenue Service has issued their 2018 standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating your food truck or other vehicles for your food truck business. As of Jan. 1, 2018, the 2018 standard [...]

  • 2017 Standard Mileage Rates

2017 Standard Mileage Rates For Food Trucks

The Internal Revenue Service has issued their 2017 standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating your food truck or other vehicles for your food truck business. As of Jan. 1, 2017, the 2017 standard [...]

  • food truck sales tax

Food Truck Sales Tax Basics

As a mobile food vendor, one of your many responsibilities will be the correct payment of food truck sales tax. Even though the consumer is usually responsible for paying the tax, the vendor has the obligation [...]

  • 2016 Standard Mileage Rates

2016 Standard Mileage Rates For Food Trucks

The Internal Revenue Service has issued their 2016 standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating your food truck or other vehicles for your food truck business. As of Jan. 1, 2016, the 2016 standard [...]