Tag Archives: Schedule C

23 Jan 2017
Self Employed

Taxes for the Self-Employed – What You Need to Know to Avoid Audits

If you’ve been self-employed for any length of time, then you’ve probably heard the horror stories about fellow business owners being audited.  In fact, the IRS tends to pay close attention to sole proprietorships of all sizes and is particularly tough on businesses that deal mainly in cash. Offering decades of industry experience, the team
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17 Jan 2017
Tax deductions

Top 10 Tax Deductions for Self Employed

It’s no one’s favorite time of the year.  After the New Year, many small business owners start anticipating the dreaded end of the fiscal year, also known as tax season.  And while finding the money to pay Uncle Sam can be tough for the cash-strapped small business owner, there are some ways to minimize the
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31 May 2016
Cash vs Accrual Basis Accounting

Cash Basis vs. Accrual Basis Accounting

Small business owners have to make numerous decisions, not the least of which is determining the best method to handle accounting. Typically, businesses use one of two principal accounting methods, known as cash method and accrual method a (also referred to as cash basis and accrual basis accounting respectively).  IRS defines an accounting method as a set
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