Tax Credits

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Sell Losses at Your Failed Company for Cash. Take Full Advantage of Tax Credits.
Selling a Business

Sell Losses at Your Failed Company for Cash. Take Full Advantage of Tax Credits.

You worked hard to build your business. Realize all the fruits of your labor when it comes time to file your return.
Cameron Keng
10 Questions to Ask When Working With an Accountant
Accountants

10 Questions to Ask When Working With an Accountant

Ask your accountant these critical questions to better maximize your profits, tax savings, cash flow and more.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The 3 Most Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make on Their Taxes
Tax Center

The 3 Most Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make on Their Taxes

CPAs reveal the big IRS no-no's committed by 'treps
Amanda Steinberg
The Road Ahead For Entrepreneurs And Tax Reform
Finance

The Road Ahead For Entrepreneurs And Tax Reform

Tax reform is happening. Kind of. And slowly. Here are some predictions of how it might all play out.
Dean Zerbe
What to Know About Changes to the Home-Office Deduction
Finance

What to Know About Changes to the Home-Office Deduction

There are changes to how you can deduct the home space you use for your business. Here's what you need to know.
Barbara Weltman
How Big Businesses Slash Taxes With R&D Credit -- and How Yours Can, Too
Finance

How Big Businesses Slash Taxes With R&D Credit -- and How Yours Can, Too

A look at how small businesses can take advantage of the research and development tax credit to cut their taxes and improve their bottom lines.
Dean Zerbe
As Tax Reform Stalls, Small-Business Owners Spend Up To 150 Hours on Their Taxes
Finance

As Tax Reform Stalls, Small-Business Owners Spend Up To 150 Hours on Their Taxes

A new taxation survey finds that the administrative burdens of paying taxes are more significant than the financial burdens. Here are a few tips on how to keep the time devoted to your taxes to a minimum.
Catherine Clifford
Entrepreneurs Could Benefit from New Research and Development Tax Credit
Starting a Business

Entrepreneurs Could Benefit from New Research and Development Tax Credit

Congress debates a bill that would extend a research and development tax credit to startups.
Catherine Clifford
Hidden Cash: Tap Into R&D Tax Credits
Finance

Hidden Cash: Tap Into R&D Tax Credits

Many small businesses could save big bucks by taking advantage of a tax credit long popular with larger companies.
Is the Health Care Tax Credit a Dud?
Finance

Is the Health Care Tax Credit a Dud?

A Government Accountability Office report says the effort to help small businesses pay for health care is too complex to be useful.
Catherine Clifford
Senate Offers Its Own Small-Business Tax-Cut Plan
Finance

Senate Offers Its Own Small-Business Tax-Cut Plan

A few days after the House introduced its tax-cut proposal for small businesses, the Senate responded with its own plan to reduce the tax burden on the coveted demographic.
Catherine Clifford
10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store
Finance

10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store

It can be hard to make expensive changes that could bring big energy savings, such as adding insulation or installing skylights. But you should.
Carol Tice
Five Tips For Avoiding a Tax Audit
Finance

Five Tips For Avoiding a Tax Audit

Before you file your taxes, watch out for these common red flags that could draw unwanted attention by the IRS.
J.D. Roth
How the Republican Presidential Candidates Stack Up on Small-Business Taxes
Finance

How the Republican Presidential Candidates Stack Up on Small-Business Taxes

The Presidential candidates will likely add to their reform agendas in the weeks ahead. But here's a look at the candidates' existing small-business tax plans.
Diana Ransom