Tax Center The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Tax Center en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS Audit These lessons learned can help you navigate the audit process. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT Garland William Binns III 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 How Your Tax Bill Stacks Up Around the World Workers in Belgium, Germany, Austria and Hungary face the highest tax burdens, according to the OECD's annual report on individual income taxes. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:20:00 GMT Allison Linn Tech Tools to Keep Organized Next Tax Season Thanks to some savvy cloud-based services, handy apps and online bookkeeping tools you never have to worry about saving a paper trail. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Polly Brewster 5 Questions to Ask Before Filing a Tax Extension Think you need an extension? Don't decide until you weigh the insight of our tax experts. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT Chris Newmarker 4 Ways to Plan Ahead For Tax Season Next Year Now is the best time to get organized and save yourself headaches in 2015. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Greg Jones Learning From March Madness: Why Filing an Extension Could Be Your Sleeper Tax Strategy Business owners should take a cue from 'bracketologists' and embrace unconventional wisdom when it comes to filing an extension this season. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT Mark J. Kohler All Business Entities Are Not Created Equal: Finding the Perfect One for You With tax season in full swing, now is the perfect time to being planning next year and figuring out if you want to change your business structure to help reduce taxes. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT Jennifer Friedman 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 How to Keep Your Tax Returns Safe from Hackers If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT Jennifer Schlesinger Tax Code Changes: What You Need to Know These five changes in the federal tax code can impact the bottom line for you and your business. We outline the biggest shifts. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Chris Newmarker Tracking -- and Maximizing -- Your Dining Write-Offs Before you file your taxes, maximize your dining write-offs for 2013. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT Mark J. Kohler 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 Your Most Common Tax Questions Answered Take down your tax season stress with answers to five frequently asked questions. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:00:00 GMT Herb Weisbaum Put Your Kids to Work and Other Tax-saving Tips for Freelancers What freelancers don't know can hurt them. Our experts outline the most common tax mistakes. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Chris Newmarker Are You (Finally) Ready to Do Your Taxes Online? GoDaddy reveals that half of small companies still do taxes by hand and offers advice on how to go digital. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:30:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow 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 S-Corps and Tax Advantages: What to Know An S-Corp election can save small businesses on certain health care and employment taxes, amounting to thousands for eligible ventures. We explain the advantages. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT Mark J. Kohler Obamacare and Your Taxes: What You Need to Know Now After a spate of health reform delays, we outline what you're up against. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub