Tax Policy The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Tax Policy en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT 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 San Francisco to Tax Google, Facebook for Using City Bus Stops The Wi-Fi-equipped commuter shuttle buses offered up by tech giants such as Google, Yahoo, Apple and Facebook are now going to be taxed based on the number of stops they make in city bus zones. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 18:30:00 GMT Laura Entis 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. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:30:00 GMT Dean Zerbe Taxes, Healthcare and Immigration: Preview of the 2013 IFA Public Affairs Conference A look at how the International Franchise Association plans to advocate for the franchise industry's interests in Washington. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 18:29:00 GMT Kate Taylor The Half-Baked Plan for Pot Legalization Increasingly, marijuana is seen as a potentially big financial opportunity. But the tax man is making it a business buzz-kill. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 14:59:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Why Overseas Job Creation Is Good for U.S. Workers Rather than robbing jobs, increased growth overseas actually helps companies domestically, which is good for both employees and investors. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 16:41:00 GMT Ray Hennessey The Internet Sales-Tax Bill Takes a Step Forward A bill which would end tax-free online shopping moves on to the House of Representatives, where it is likely to be met with resistance from anti-tax Republicans. Tue, 07 May 2013 07:22:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Why Internet Sales Tax is Bad Public Policy (Opinion) The Marketplace Fairness Act, expected to pass in the Senate on May 6, requires online retailers to charge shoppers their state's sales tax. Is the law a poor political move? Tue, 30 Apr 2013 07:30:00 GMT Scott Shane The Internet Sales-Tax Showdown and Your Bottom Line The Senate is expected to vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 this week. If passed, online retailers would have to collect sales tax in all states, even if they don't have a physical footprint in the state. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 09:44:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 14:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Health Care Is Now the Top Concern for Small Businesses For the first time in two years, health care trumps the economy as the biggest issue that small-business owners are worried about, according to a new report. Mon, 08 Apr 2013 09:45:00 GMT Cheryl Winokur Munk Small Business to Washington: Reduce the Debt Congress's top priority should be reducing the national deficit, according to entrepreneurs. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 09:54:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Taxpertise The Complete Book of Dirty Little Secrets and Tax Deductions for Small Business the IRS Doesn't Want You To Know Mon, 06 Aug 2012 16:04:00 GMT Bonnie Lee 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. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 03:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Lowering Taxes on Manufacturers Won't Help Small Business (Opinion) Giving special treatment to one industry leads to misallocation of resources to that favored business sector. Tue, 01 May 2012 12:00:00 GMT Scott Shane