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    5 Mobile Apps for Tax Season

    by on March 3, 2015

    Mobile apps seem to make everything easier, don’t they? With tax time upon us, let’s look at some of the mobile apps that can help you save time filing your taxes and finding the financial resources you need for your business.
    TurboTax Mobile App
    If you’ve …

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    What You Can and Can’t Write Off With Business Travel

    by on February 26, 2015

    For many small business owners, traveling a few times a year (or even as often as every week) is a necessity. Fortunately, you can deduct many of your business expenses on your taxes. Knowing which are and aren’t eligible for write-off can save you a lot of he…

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    5 Major Small Business Tax Mistakes to Avoid

    by on February 25, 2015

    Taxes are a challenge for many small business owners. What’s tax-deductible? What would cause the IRS to audit you? With so much going on in your world, it’s easy to make mistakes with your small business return. Here are some of the biggest issues that tax pr…

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    Expert Tips: How to Deal With the IRS

    by on February 19, 2015

    The Internal Revenue Service: a name that strikes fear into the hearts of taxpayers and business owners everywhere. If you’ve had to deal with them recently, chances are it wasn’t a very good experience. But fear not, below are a few suggestions that may ease …

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    Schedule C for Small Business Owners: 6 Tips to Make Tax Time a Breeze

    by on February 19, 2015

    If you’re a sole proprietor involved in making and/or selling a product, Schedule C [PDF] of Form 1040, which you use to report business income and expenses to the IRS, can be your friend. You can take some of the bite out of your tax burden by taking full adv…

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    State Income Tax Laws: 2015 Updates

    by on February 18, 2015

    Preparing and filing your business tax returns can be daunting, especially when there are so many laws at both the state and federal levels. Additionally, it seems there are changes to these laws every year, making it difficult for anyone to stay on top of the…

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    Tax Brackets: Know Where You Stand as a Sole Proprietor

    by on February 18, 2015

    Thinking of starting a new business in 2015? The type of company you found can have a significant effect on your tax obligation in the coming years.

    Of the most common business entities—including partnerships, LLCs and corporations—sole proprietorsh…

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    New Small Business? 5 Things to Know About Federal Income Taxes

    by on February 18, 2015

    As a small business owner, you may assume the IRS isn’t concerned with your tax liability. However, this assumption couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, reports suggest that the IRS has increasingly targeted small businesses for audits in recen…

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