IRS The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on IRS en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:45:00 GMT Facing an Audit? Here Are Steps to Take When the Tax Man Comes. Don't panic but respond appropriately and respectfully. Follow these practices to help stave off IRS scrutiny. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:45:00 GMT John Hewitt What to Expect When You're Expecting...Tax Refunds and Obamacare If youÂ’re one of the millions getting tax credits to help pay health-insurance premiums under Obamacare, you might want to do some tax planning now or you might be in for an unwelcome surprise. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Trent Bryson So You're Being Audited. Now What? Seven steps to get you through the ordeal. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT J.D. Roth The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business Sure, you're idea is unique but how businesses survive, or don't, is the same for everybody. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT Robert Tuchman 5 Tax Planning Tips for Your Small Business We're more than half way through 2014: Where does your business stand in terms of taxes? Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Bonnie Lee The IRS Has Put a Stop to this Obamacare Workaround Those planning to send staffers to individual health exchanges with pre-tax funds might face some unpleasant surprises come tax-time. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:15:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub Huh? IRS Awarded $1 Million in Bonuses to Employees Who Owed Back Taxes While many of us scramble to file on time and avoid penalties, an internal investigation has revealed that IRS workers who owed back taxes were actually given bonuses. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:14:00 GMT Geoff Weiss 5 Tax Mistakes that Startups Make Get through tax time without a migraine or massive fines by avoiding these rookie tax blunders. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT Polly Brewster IRS Will Tax Bitcoin, Says It's Not Currency In a historic ruling, the IRS said Bitcoin is property, not currency, and will be taxed as such. Here's what you need to know. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:03:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Be Honest: Maybe You Shouldn't Do Your Own Taxes Our experts give you five reasons to reconsider taking the DIY route. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Chris Newmarker The 3 Most Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make on Their Taxes CPAs reveal the big IRS no-no's committed by 'treps Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Amanda Steinberg The S Corp Deadline Is Approaching: What to Know The March 17 deadline to take the S Corp election is nearly here. We explain who is eligible and how it might benefit you. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT Nellie Akalp Will Your Business Fall Victim to the Dreaded Tax Audit? Even if you have all of your ducks in a row, the IRS could hand select your return to be audited. Here are some reasons why. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 08:45:00 GMT Bonnie Lee The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT Gael O'Brien 5 Mistakes I've Made So You Don't Have To A wise person learns from someone else's experiences, so there's no excuse to repeat these business blunders. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT Joshua Steimle IRS to Take a Closer Look at Small Business Filings Here are three important tips for how entrepreneurs can avoid getting into trouble with the IRS. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT Gabrielle Karol 5 Hiring Practices to Keep You Out of Hot Water With the IRS Distinguishing between independent contractors and employees properly means covering all your bases. Here are five important steps to take. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:00:00 GMT Barbara Weltman How to Respond to a Letter From the IRS? Breathe. Getting a letter from the IRS can be a panic-inducing experience. Here's how to handle it and calm your nerves. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:30:00 GMT Amrik Randhawa How to Scale Up Your Holiday Workforce the Right Way There's a right way and a wrong way to staff up for the holidays. Here are a few tips for keeping you on track and out of the IRS's headlights. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:00:00 GMT Jeff Wald Why You Should Keep Business and Personal Expenses Separate Mixing business expenses with your personal life can get messy fast. Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:00:00 GMT J.D. Roth