Taxes for Writers online class open until April 15 2019

March 15th, 2019 → 7:07 am @

Author and CPA Carol Topp claims she can explain federal income tax, self-employment tax and sales tax in clear English. Let’s hear her try! She will explain tax deductions and record keeping tips to make your life easier. This course is not as dull as it sounds and loaded with examples! In this course you […]

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What sets off an IRS audit flag?

February 20th, 2019 → 12:20 pm @

Co-mingling businesses can set off an IRS audit.

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No blogging income yet, should a blogger file a tax return?

February 13th, 2019 → 3:25 pm @

A blogger wonders if she should file a tax return since she doesn’t have any income yet.

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Is a business expense also tax deduction for a writer?

February 26th, 2018 → 2:23 pm @

A writer wonders if he can deduct the cost of a new laptop

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Is your writing a hobby or a business?

February 21st, 2018 → 12:16 pm @

How do you know if you have a hobby or a business?

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I didn’t get paid. Can I deduct it on my taxes?

February 1st, 2018 → 10:16 am @

You did the work and got stiffed. Can you deduct it?

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Business Tips and Taxes for Writers price reduced!

January 8th, 2018 → 10:13 am @

Business Tips and Taxes for Writers (1st edition from 2012) is on sale.

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Did the 2017 Tax Bill Help or Hurt Writers?

January 5th, 2018 → 10:02 am @

Did the 2017 tax bill, now law, help or hurt writers and bloggers

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Update to Business Tips and Taxes for Writers in 2018

October 21st, 2017 → 7:15 pm @

Business Tips and Taxes for Writers getting an major update in 2018

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I never claimed start up expenses on my tax return

March 7th, 2017 → 8:22 am @

Carol, I listened to your webinar on Writers: Prepare Your Taxes Properly. I am not sure if I will have income this year from my book as it is due out either in December or January. I have expenses of $5,500 so far this year. I also had similar expenses last year but never filed […]

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