FAQ: When must individuals pay estimated taxes?
Many federal income taxes are paid from amounts that are withheld
from payments to the taxpayer. For instance, amounts roughly equal
to an employee's estimated tax liability are generally withheld
How Do I? Form a partnership for tax purposes
A business operated by two or more owners can elect to be taxed as
a partnership by filing Form 8832, the Entity Classification
Election form. A business is eligible to elect partnership status
if it ...
September 2015 tax compliance calendar
As an individual or business, it is your responsibility to be aware
of and to meet your tax filing/reporting deadlines. This calendar
summarizes important tax reporting and filing data for
Tax lessons from the 2009 filing season
You've just filed your 2008 tax return and the last thing you
likely want to think about is the next filing season. However, it
never hurts to have a leg up, and with the end of filing season and
How Do I? ... Keep a log for automobile expenses
If you use your car for business purposes, you may have learned
that keeping track and properly logging the variety of expenses you
incur for tax purposes is not always easy. Practically speaking,
No bright line between businesses and hobbies
Businesses benefit from many tax breaks. If you are in business
with the objective of making a profit, you can generally claim all
your business deductions. If your deductions exceed your income for
Client FAQ - Gifts to employees
Q: The holidays are approaching and I would like to consider giving
gifts of appreciation to my employees. What kinds of gifts can I
give my employees that they would not have to declare as income on
Should your company operate as an LLC?
Limited liability companies (LLCs) remain one of the most popular
choice of business forms in the U.S. today. This form of business
entity is a hybrid that features the best characteristics of other
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