Gillian & Anne discuss why: because taxes do not move your company forward. Things that move your company forward include product design, IT work, marketing, sales, customer service, consumer outreach, etc. Things that don’t, include paying the rent, the taxes, and the phone bill. But they must be done. Since these support tasks take up mindshare – and the bigger the downside risk of NOT tending to the issue, the larger and more insidious the mind share it takes, doing your taxes now will save you tons of time. Plus two more things you absolutely must do right now: tidying up and checking in with your 2016 goals.