How to Start a Publishing Business webinar

March 22nd, 2016 → 7:20 pm @

How to form a publishing company, a free webinar, with Carol Topp, CPA,

Author to Business Owner &Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Taxes for Writers webinar

April 27th, 2015 → 6:42 pm @

Webinar with Carol Topp, CPA helping writers understand taxes.

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

What are the disadvantages to author partnerships?

March 5th, 2015 → 1:23 am @

An author and her sister wish to co-author several books. What are the main reasons to avoid a partnership?

Blog &Q&A

Keep your bookkeeping simple in 2015. Free spreadsheet for writers and authors

February 8th, 2015 → 3:35 pm @

In my book, Business Tips and Taxes for Writers, I discuss record keeping and recommend different software programs that writers can use to manage their business. I start by saying that a simple spreadsheet can work well for many authors. I created a simple bookkeeping spreadsheet for some of my author clients.   Now. I’m […]

Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Business Tips for Writers Part 1 podcast

January 29th, 2015 → 1:30 pm @

Writer, author or blogger, did you know you are also a business owner?
Carol Topp, CPA will help you understand the business side of writing in this episode of the Dollars And Sense Show podcast

Blog &Business Tips for Writers &Podcast/Radio show

Business Tips for Writers webinars

November 8th, 2014 → 6:23 pm @

Carol Topp, author and accountant offers webinars with business tips for writers and publishers. Sponsored by Association for Publishers of Special Sales.

Blog &Business Tips for Writers

How to Start a Publishing Business

October 16th, 2014 → 7:41 pm @

The Business of Writing Today podcast interviews Carol Topp, CPA on How to Start a Publishing Business

Blog &Podcast/Radio show

Bookkeeping spreadsheet for authors and writers (please share!)

September 22nd, 2014 → 8:56 am @

Carol Topp, CPA shares a spreadsheet for authors to track their income and expenses.

Blog

Business of Writing International Summit August 1-2, 2014

May 23rd, 2014 → 9:01 am @

Join me in Louisville, Kentucky August 1-2, 2014 at this summit for writers looking to get published or better market their books.

Author to Business Owner &Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Let’s clear up this IRS rule about hobby profits and losses

March 6th, 2014 → 8:14 am @

I read this misinformation on an unnamed blog recently: To prove that your blog or any business is a legitimate business then you must make a profit 3 out of 5 years that you are in business. That’s a common misunderstanding of the IRS rules. What the IRS states is this: “An activity is presumed […]

Blog &Business Tips for Writers