Tax Deductions

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Taxes

Options for Deducting Your Company's Auto Expenses

Deducting auto expenses can confound small-business owners, but it doesn't have to. Here's a quick explanation of your options.
Mark J. Kohler
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
Finance

Can I Deduct That? Your Tax Deduction Checklist

Figuring out what you can and can't deduct as a business expense is challenging. These tips help you lower your tax bill without running afoul of the federal tax code.
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
5 Questions to Ask Before Filing Your Taxes
Finance

5 Questions to Ask Before Filing Your Taxes

Don't file your taxes just yet. You could save yourself more money by answering these five simple questions.
Mark J. Kohler
Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions
Finance

Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions

At tax time, novice entrepreneurs will quickly find out just how complex the U.S. tax system is. But don't let that stop you from taking advantage of a few key tax deductions.
Amrik Randhawa
Tax-Time Crunch: 3 Deduction-Tips To Help Boost Your Bottom Line
Cash Flow Center

Tax-Time Crunch: 3 Deduction-Tips To Help Boost Your Bottom Line

April 15th is right around the corner. Here's how to minimize what you owe to Uncle Sam.
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
Calculating Your Home-Office Deduction Just Got Easier
Finance

Calculating Your Home-Office Deduction Just Got Easier

The IRS provides a new streamlined option for determining how much you can deduct for your home-office space.
Catherine Clifford
Tips for Writeoffs, Obamacare and Keeping the Tax Man at Bay
Finance

Tips for Writeoffs, Obamacare and Keeping the Tax Man at Bay

Tax accountant Mark Kohler offers need-to-know advice to business owners.
Mark J. Kohler
The Fiscal Cliff: 3 Tax Changes You Need to Know Are Coming
Cash Flow Center

The Fiscal Cliff: 3 Tax Changes You Need to Know Are Coming

At the end of the year, a slew of tax breaks are set to expire, effectively increasing your bill to Uncle Sam. Here is a rundown of some of the changes that may not heard about.
Catherine Clifford