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

Why you shouldn’t trust tax prep software

February 24th, 2014 → 6:59 pm @

Here’s a perfect example of how tax software doesn’t replace a knowledgeable CPA.

Tax Tips for Writers

Writers: Tax software can lie to you

January 20th, 2014 → 11:15 am @

Tax software is a great tool for writers, but the software is only as good as the user.

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

Free products are taxable income for bloggers

January 7th, 2014 → 2:38 pm @

If bloggers receive products for review, or freebies from companies, you have to keep track of that as income.

Blog

A few mid year tax tips

August 19th, 2013 → 9:04 am @

Tax tips for authors on mileage, home office deduction and meal deduction.

Blog

Tax questions with author Sonia Marsh Gutsy Indie Publishers

March 18th, 2013 → 1:36 pm @

Sonia had great questions on tax deductions for authors, sales tax and using Quickbooks

Tax Tips for Writers &Video blog

Video blog: Can a writer deduct travel expenses?

February 25th, 2013 → 8:36 am @

Can a writer deduct travel expenses to an exotic place for research on a future book?

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers &Video blog

Apps for mileage tracking

February 20th, 2013 → 7:54 am @

Several iphone apps make tracking mileage easier

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

Video blog: Are gifts a tax deduction?

January 28th, 2013 → 8:13 am @

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.

Tax Tips for Writers &Video blog

Tax Deductions for Writers mini ebook. No charge!

January 5th, 2013 → 3:06 pm @

Just in time for tax season. I am offering a mini-ebook, Tax Deductions for Writers

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers