Category Archives: Self-Employed

Get Ready for Taxes: What to Do Before the Tax Year Ends Dec. 31

The following article was published by the IRS. As tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers there are things they should do now to get ready for filing season. For most taxpayers, Dec. 31 is the last … Continue reading

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Helpful End-of-Year Tax Tips

Own a small business? Trying to brainstorm to make sure you remember all the details you need to pull together at year end for tax season? Here are a handful of useful tips to keep in mind over the next … Continue reading

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As Hurricane Irma Threatens, IRS Urges Taxpayers to Prepare for Hurricanes, Floods and Other Disasters

For September’s National Preparedness Month, the Internal Revenue Service is offering advice to taxpayers who may be affected by storms, fires, floods or other disasters. After the devastation of Hurricane Harvey and with Hurricane Irma threatening parts of the U.S. … Continue reading

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IRS Website Provides Tools to Help Small Businesses Understand Employment Taxes

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service reminds small businesses of the many free products available to help them understand and comply with the law. Products ranging from online calculators, printable calendars, step-by-step guides and … Continue reading

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Startups Can Choose New Option for Claiming Research Credit

The following article was published by the IRS. Eligible small business startups can now choose to apply part or all of their research credit against their payroll tax liability, instead of their income tax liability, according to the Internal Revenue … Continue reading

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Hobby or Business? IRS Offers Tips to Decide

The following article was published by the IRS. Millions of people enjoy hobbies that are also a source of income. From catering to cupcake baking, crafting homemade jewelry to glass blowing — no matter what a person’s passion, the Internal … Continue reading

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Work Opportunity Tax Credit can Help Employers Hiring New Workers; Key Certification Requirement Applies

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service today reminded employers planning to hire new workers that there’s a valuable tax credit available to those who hire long-term unemployment recipients and others certified by their state … Continue reading

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