February 21st, 2017 → 10:19 am @ Carol Topp
Writers: Don’t make these 8 common tax mistakes.
February 10th, 2017 → 11:27 am @ Carol Topp
No one likes recording odometer readings, so use information from Google maps instead.
February 2nd, 2016 → 6:55 pm @ Carol Topp
What can an author write off on their tax return (and how do you do it)?
February 10th, 2014 → 9:35 am @ Carol Topp
Every one in a while the IRS makes like simpler for taxpayers! In 2013 the IRS simplified the Business Use of the Home deduction.
January 7th, 2014 → 2:38 pm @ Carol Topp
If bloggers receive products for review, or freebies from companies, you have to keep track of that as income.
October 1st, 2013 → 8:07 pm @ Carol Topp
Many authors and other self-employed business owners seem to think that if they suffer years of losses, their business will be classified as a hobby (which is quite punishing from a tax perspective). But, I always explain that a business can have years of losses and still be considered a legitimate business. Here’s an excellent […]
August 19th, 2013 → 9:04 am @ Carol Topp
Tax tips for authors on mileage, home office deduction and meal deduction.
July 19th, 2013 → 8:39 pm @ Carol Topp
I was honored to be interviewed by Judith Briles’ podcast: Your Guide to Book Publishing Judith’s podcast is EXCELLENT. I always learn a ton from her guests and Judith herself. We talked about : The top business mistakes authors make Tax deductions for writers If Judith’s cruise is a legitimate tax deduction How […]
March 18th, 2013 → 1:36 pm @ Carol Topp
Sonia had great questions on tax deductions for authors, sales tax and using Quickbooks
January 28th, 2013 → 8:13 am @ Carol Topp
Here’s a short video clip of me, Carol Topp, CPA, giving a presentation to a writers group. I’m giving them a quiz on taxes for writers.