Tax deductions for bloggers (and writers)

February 13th, 2017 → 10:59 am @

Author and speaker Susan Gunelius compiled a fantastic list of tax deductions for bloggers.

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

IRS study finds lots of businesses might really be hobbies

May 11th, 2016 → 6:41 pm @

Writers need to be conducting their business as a business to avoid an IRS audit, especially those with multi-year losses.

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

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

Helpful tax information for bloggers, writers and authors

February 9th, 2016 → 8:55 am @

Helpful information for writers during the tax season

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

How You (or Your Child) Can Become a Published Author

August 28th, 2015 → 1:49 pm @

In this episode of the Dollars and Sense podcast, host Carol Topp is joined by teen author Rachel Coker.

Blog &Podcast/Radio show

The Business of Writing online workshop

April 15th, 2015 → 3:45 pm @

Taxes for Writers online workshop sponsored by Women’s Fiction Writers Association

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

Is this author given a gift or is it a sale?

March 12th, 2015 → 1:41 am @

An author wonders if a “thank you donation” she received is a gift or a sale.

Blog &Q&A &Tax Tips for Writers

Do writers as business owners pay taxes twice?

February 24th, 2015 → 10:35 am @

A business owner wonders if she will pay taxes twice, once as the business and again when she takes money out of her business.

Blog &Tax Tips for Writers

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

What Do You Give an Author for Christmas?

December 18th, 2014 → 1:00 pm @

Do you have a writer or budding author on your Christmas list? Carol Topp, host of the Dollars and Sense Show podcast has some gift ideas for the writer on your shopping list.

Blog &Podcast/Radio show