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The Nanny Tax Amnesty - Family Helpers
Stephanie Breedlove, co-founder of Breedlove & Associates, a household tax and payroll firm in Austin, Texas, recalls how one family came to her this year.
A nanny they employed tried to use a national tax-preparation company to file her taxes as an independent contractor.
That tax preparer refused, insisting she go back to her employers and have them report her earnings properly.
By Stephanie Breedlove, ...
By Stephanie Breedlove, Founder of Breedlove & Associates
Stephanie Breedlove, Founder ...
Stephanie Breedlove, Founder of Breedlove & Associates
About Stephanie Breedlove | Women Entrepreneurs | Author | Speaker
Stephanie Breedlove is the authentic voice for women entrepreneurs.
She has been walking the walk of a successful entrepreneur for over twenty years.
After launching a career in corporate America with Accenture, she found her true calling as co-founder and CEO of Care.com HomePay (previously Breedlove & Associates), the nation's largest and most comprehensive household payroll and tax firm.
Her startup grew to national leadership, was later acquired for more than $50 million, and plays a vital role in the quality and professionalism of the in-home care industry.
husband founded and self-funded their entrepreneurial endeavor with no prior experience running a business.
During the journey of building a company, she
also built a life that integrated family and business as complements, not competitors, to one another.
To create the life she
often found herself at major crossroads-the kind that alter the direction and outcomes of life and require you to go all in to get to where you want to go.
Stephanie's deep experience coupled with her
rare ability to combine scale, profitability, and quality through value-add, long-term strategies has made her
a sought after mentor, business expert, thought leader, and speaker.
firm have been recognized as:
is truly ahead of her
time, offering a lifetime of example for entrepreneurs striving to answer the calling and build growth businesses that are successfully integrated into a fulfilling life.
is focused on paying it forward to help women entrepreneurs see what they can be, and her
expertise has been showcased in Working Mother
, The Economist
, The Wall Street Journal
, The New York Times
, and more.
She is author of All In: How Women Entrepreneurs Can Think Bigger, Build Sustainable Businesses, and Change the World, is a member of Central Texas Angel Network (the nation's most active angel network), and is engaged with organizations that share her passion for strengthening entrepreneurship, such as EBW2020, The Kauffman Foundation, Forte' Foundation, and The Texas Governor's Council for Women.
is not paying it forward, she
enjoys time with her
husband and sons, as well as hiking, golfing, and competing in sprint triathlons.
is an expert in the Care field, as she
counsels countless business owners, advises government initiatives, and inspires dozens of female entrepreneurs.
does all this with grace, integrity, clarity of her
voice, and power in her
I have been blessed to have her
as a friend and a true inspiration.
is that rare combination of true entrepreneur and leader.
has the desire and tenacity to roll up her
sleeves to build great products from scratch and then scale a team by inspiring them with her
vision and leadership.
Whether it be disrupting established yet inefficient industries, taking on entrenched competition, or pushing her
team to find better ways to solve customer needs, Stephanie
has led from the front in creating new opportunities to move our business forward.
has the unique ability to galvanize an entire organization to get behind her
vision to tackle these challenges.
These qualities make the organization better and ensure long-term profitability as Stephanie's award-winning teams follow her
lead, deliver incredible service and products, and ultimately gain the trust of consumers.
Three words come to mind when I think of Stephanie
, ethical, ethical and ethical.
business acumen is rich, her
personality is warm and approachable, and her
sense of responsibility drives her
to above and beyond performance in everything she
is a great communicator, able to get on board quickly and think through challenges with a creativity that is rare for a "numbers person.
I am lucky to know Stephanie
and am even luckier that I have the privilege of calling her
a dear friend.
I have had the pleasure of working with Stephanie Breedlove
in many capacities over the past 15 years: board members, joint conference presenters, and as a long standing client of Breedlove & Associates
I cannot say enough about Stephanie
is sharp, hard-working, innovative, collaborative, and creative.
carefully and thoughtfully approaches her
work and is results driven.
character is nonjudgmental, compassionate, trustworthy, and she
has the highest ethical standards.
is a gifted speaker, always welcoming and very engaging to her
On a personal note, Stephanie
is simply enjoyable to be with as she
makes others feel empowered and happy.
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