For a small business owner receiving a tax refund can be a big boost. The cash infusion can mean updated improvements for your business, and a new outlook on the future. You now have options that earlier might not have been available such as creating an emergency fund or rewarding your employees. No matter how you look at it, the infusion of cash could allow you to make significant upgrades to your business. Treat this as an investment opportunity that can improve your livelihood. A recent Xero blog discusses seven ways a small business owner can utilize a recent cash flow such as a tax return.