Barbara Weltman, Tax Attorney and Business Expert, Shares Her Expertise on the SCORE Women’s Success Blog in October

Washington, D.C.SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” announces that Barbara Weltman of Millwood, N.Y., appears as a SCORE guest blogger in October. Visit the SCORE Women’s Success Blog at Or, view her posts through the SCORE Web site,


Barbara Weltman is an attorney, a nationally recognized expert on tax and small business, author, and a radio talk show host of Build Your Business radio. She has written dozens of top-selling books, including J.K. Lasser’s Small Business Taxes, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Starting a Home-based Business, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Starting an eBay Business and The Rational Guide to Building Small Business Credit.


Weltman also publishes Big Ideas for Small Business®, a free monthly online newsletter, and Idea of the Daysm, providing entrepreneurs with information, tips and resources. She is a respected corporate speaker, contributing editor and advocate for small business owners.


Weltman graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 1976 and went to work for the J.K. Lasser Tax Institute. In 1983, she moved into private practice, serving primarily small business clients while writing professional and educational materials for accountants and other attorneys.


The SCORE Women’s Success Blog also features five women SCORE leaders who offer their insights, advice and fresh takes on issues facing women entrepreneurs across America. They include:


·      Julie Brander, volunteer and management expert with New Haven SCORE

·      Peg Corwin, volunteer and marketing expert with Chicago SCORE

·      Peggy Duncan, volunteer and productivity expert with Atlanta SCORE

·      Betty Otte, district director and franchise expert with Orange County SCORE in Calif.

·      Christine Banning, vice president of marketing and communications with the SCORE Association in Washington, D.C.


SCORE won the prestigious 2009 Interactive Media Award (IMA) for Outstanding Achievement for the SCORE Women’s Success Blog.


Since 1964, SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” has helped more than 8.5 million aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners through counseling and business workshops. More than 12,400 volunteer business counselors in 364 chapters serve their communities through entrepreneur education dedicated to the formation, growth and success of small businesses.


For more information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. Visit SCORE on the Web at and