1099s

Are Sharing-Economy Workers Contractors or Employees?

Companies in the booming sharing economy depend on contractors who may legally qualify as full time employees. The distinction is crucial for both workers and their employers.

Tx Zhuo

· 4 min read

W-2 or 1099? Why It Pays to Classify Your Employees Correctly.

At stake are taxes for the employer and sick days, vacation and other benefits for the employee.

Rebecca Cenni

· 4 min read

K-12 Curriculum Needs a Major Overhaul to Develop Entrepreneurship Skills

We need to rethink how we teach children if we are to graduate adults who can fill the available jobs and grow the economy larger.

George Deeb

· 6 min read

Will Your Business Fall Victim to the Dreaded Tax Audit?

Even if you have all of your ducks in a row, the IRS could hand select your return to be audited. Here are some reasons why.

Bonnie Lee

· 4 min read

5 Year-End Tax Tips to Get You Ready for 2014

Taking some time now to get your finances and taxes in order can bring substantial savings come tax season.

Bonnie Lee

· 3 min read

What To Do If You Receive a 1099-K Notice From the IRS

Stay calm: It may not be an audit. Get some professional tax advice, gather up your records and respond, says tax expert Barbara Weltman.

Barbara Weltman

· 4 min read

Tax Time: 1099s for Contractor Wages Made Easy

New IRS-approved web filing options make filing 1099 forms a breeze.

Online Sellers Brace for a New Tax Filing Requirement

Some small businesses may need to declare added income on their 2011 returns. Here's what you need to know if do business on eBay or Etsy.

Carol Tice

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Congress Moves to Cut Controversial 1099 Provision

The Senate overwhelmingly voted to repeal a controversial provision within the health-care law.

Diana Ransom

Three Online Tax Resources for Small-Business Owners

Looking for ways to make Tax Day a little less painful? These websites might have what you need.

Jonathan Blum

· 5 min read

What Healthcare Reform Could Mean for Your Business

Healthcare reform isn't a done deal, but you still need to prep for upcoming changes

Craig Guillot

· 5 min read