IRS simplifies home office deduction

February 10th, 2014 → 9:35 am @

Every one in a while the IRS makes like simpler for taxpayers! In 2013 the IRS simplified the Business Use of the Home deduction.

Tax Tips for Writers

3 days left to win a copy of Writers Market 2014

January 29th, 2014 → 8:38 am @

Carol Topp of TaxesForWriters.com is giving a way a copy of Writers Market 2014.

Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Win a copy of Writers Market 2014

January 10th, 2014 → 12:36 am @

Carol Topp of TaxesForWriters.com is giving a way a copy of Writers Market 2014.

Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Marrying Writing Business and Creativity Nov 16, 2013

October 17th, 2013 → 8:25 am @

Author and CPA, Carol Topp will be speaking to the Society Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators on Saturday November 16, 2013 9 am -12 noon in Strongville, OH

Author to Business Owner &Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Your Guide to Book Publishing interview with Judith Briles

April 26th, 2013 → 7:58 pm @

Carol Topp, CPA will discuss the business side of writing and publishing with Judith Briles

Author to Business Owner &Blog

When should a writer hire a CPA?

April 5th, 2013 → 4:01 pm @

When should a writer consider hiring a CPA?

Blog &Business Tips for Writers

Video blog: Will losses mean writing is a hobby?

March 18th, 2013 → 8:53 am @

If you show losses as a writer for 3 years in a row will the IRS classify you as a hobby writer?

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers &Video blog

Writing with a friend as co-authors

November 1st, 2012 → 6:11 pm @

Considering co-writing a novel with a friend?. What to know before you proceed.

Blog &Business Tips for Writers &Q&A

Your book is an asset that produces income!

September 3rd, 2012 → 6:55 pm @

Joanna Penn from The Creative Pen sees her books as intellectual property and it affects the way she runs her writing business. Creating Intellectual Property Assets Through Writing Can Change Your Life   My husband and I had tried to build up a property portfolio in Australia but with the global financial crisis and the […]

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Who says you’re a professional writer?

January 30th, 2012 → 8:19 am @

Nailing Down Your Professional Status By Gary A. Hensley In the old television show Sanford and Son, Fred Sanford asks a man, “Who says you’re an attorney?” “I do,” the man says. Fred says, “Who says you’re not?” The man mumbles, “The State of California.” You don’t want to be on the wrong end of […]

Blog &Business Tips for Writers