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Why Your Business Shouldn't Be Your Retirement Plan
Retirement

Why Your Business Shouldn't Be Your Retirement Plan

If you don't have a 401(k) because you are banking on your business to fund your retirement, tax expert Mark Kohler says it's time to reevaluate your retirement plan.
Kate Taylor
The Basic Tax Deductions Most Small Businesses Forget
Taxes

The Basic Tax Deductions Most Small Businesses Forget

Tax expert Mark Kohler says small business owners should have taxes on their mind year-round so they don't miss any potential deductions.
Kate Taylor
How to Choose the Right Business Structure
Tax Center

How to Choose the Right Business Structure

By reviewing the pros and cons of these four common business structures, you can determine which one will benefit you most.
Mark J. Kohler
Are You Deducting Your Health-Care Expenses Properly?
Taxes

Are You Deducting Your Health-Care Expenses Properly?

Tax and legal expert Mark Kohler says small businesses need to know what their health-care options are or they won't get the proper writeoffs.
Kate Taylor
The Top 4 Reasons to File Taxes Early
Tax Tips

The Top 4 Reasons to File Taxes Early

Be ahead of the game -- to gain access to owed funds, avoid fraud and reduce errors.
John Hewitt
5 Year-End Tax Preparation Tips That Will Make Your Accountant Happy
Tax Center

5 Year-End Tax Preparation Tips That Will Make Your Accountant Happy

Paying taxes is a joyless duty but there are ways to make the process less painful.
Amrik Randhawa
What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS Audit
Tax Center

What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS Audit

These lessons learned can help you navigate the audit process.
Garland William Binns III
Huh? IRS Awarded $1 Million in Bonuses to Employees Who Owed Back Taxes
Tax Center

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.
Geoff Weiss
How Your Tax Bill Stacks Up Around the World
Taxes

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.
Allison Linn
Tech Tools to Keep Organized Next Tax Season
Business Circle

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.
Polly Brewster
5 Questions to Ask Before Filing a Tax Extension
Tax Center

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.
Chris Newmarker
4 Ways to Plan Ahead For Tax Season Next Year
Tax Center

4 Ways to Plan Ahead For Tax Season Next Year

Now is the best time to get organized and save yourself headaches in 2015.
Greg Jones
Learning From March Madness: Why Filing an Extension Could Be Your Sleeper Tax Strategy
Tax Center

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.
Mark J. Kohler
All Business Entities Are Not Created Equal: Finding the Perfect One for You
Business Structures

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.
Jennifer Friedman