March 7th, 2017 → 8:22 am @ Carol Topp
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 […]
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 3rd, 2017 → 8:48 pm @ Carol Topp
great questions on tax deductions for writers
January 28th, 2017 → 10:17 am @ Carol Topp
A writer can deduct book research expenses in the year they occurred.
May 11th, 2016 → 6:41 pm @ Carol Topp
Writers need to be conducting their business as a business to avoid an IRS audit, especially those with multi-year losses.
February 16th, 2016 → 9:10 am @ Carol Topp
An author at a writers conference told me, “The IRS stopped the home office deduction.” I knew that wasn’t true, but she insisted that her tax software did not include a deduction for her home office. It was probably because she failed to reply correctly during the software interview process. Tax software can lie […]
February 9th, 2016 → 8:55 am @ Carol Topp
Helpful information for writers during the tax season
February 2nd, 2016 → 6:55 pm @ Carol Topp
What can an author write off on their tax return (and how do you do it)?
September 4th, 2015 → 9:57 am @ Carol Topp
How a teenager can become a published author and how a parent can help.