Taxes

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10 States Without Sales Tax This Weekend
Marketing

10 States Without Sales Tax This Weekend

A look at how businesses can cash in on the upcoming sales-tax holidays around the U.S.
Jenna Goudreau
Why Overseas Job Creation Is Good for U.S. Workers
Finance

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.
Ray Hennessey
OPINION: For Employers, Obamacare Penalties Abound
Finance

OPINION: For Employers, Obamacare Penalties Abound

When it comes to the increased trend of adding part-time jobs under Obamacare, what looks like a 'win-win' is actually a 'lose-lose' for businesses.
Ray Hennessey
3 Weekly Accounting Habits to Install Right This Minute
Starting a Business

3 Weekly Accounting Habits to Install Right This Minute

To ease the pain of doing your taxes later, here are some good-accounting practices to implement now.
Amrik Randhawa
Signs That You Are About to Get Audited (Infographic)
Finance

Signs That You Are About to Get Audited (Infographic)

Here's a look at your odds of being audited. And how you can tell if you might be next.
Kathleen Davis
Tax Time Bruises Still Hurt? 3 Accounting Habits to Implement Now
Finance

Tax Time Bruises Still Hurt? 3 Accounting Habits to Implement Now

With this year's tax season happily in your rearview, now's the time to make your next tax time easier. Here are some tips.
Amrik Randhawa
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.
Survey: Fewer Small Businesses Expect to Hire or Grow
Growth Strategies

Survey: Fewer Small Businesses Expect to Hire or Grow

A new report by U.S. Bank cites economic uncertainty as a top challenge for business owners when considering the future of their companies.
Cheryl Winokur Munk
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
How to Buy More Time on Your Taxes With an Extension
Finance

How to Buy More Time on Your Taxes With an Extension

Don't feel pressured to file by April 15. If you're scrambling to get your taxes done this weekend, you might be better off filing for an extension. Here's how to do it the right way.
Mark J. Kohler
Simple Strategies for Last-Minute Tax Filers
Finance

Simple Strategies for Last-Minute Tax Filers

You have one week left to get your taxes done, but that doesn't mean you have to scramble. Here are some simple strategies to make the process go smoothly.
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
Finance

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