6 Ways to Protect Your LLC Status

April 3rd, 2014 → 3:11 pm @

If you do obtain LLC status for your writing business, it is important that you safeguard that status.

Business Tips for Writers

What income do authors make from publishing?

February 17th, 2014 → 7:53 am @

A survey of 5,000 authors reveals income from publishing.

Author to Business Owner &Blog &Business 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

My article on LLCs in the upcoming Writers Market 2014!

August 5th, 2013 → 1:53 pm @

Writers Market 2014 due out August 31, 2013 has an article by Carol Topp, CPA on LLCs and business structures for writers.

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Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast: Taxes for Writers

July 19th, 2013 → 8:39 pm @

    I was honored to be interviewed by Judith Briles’ podcast: Your Guide to Book Publishing Judith’s podcast is EXCELLENT. I always learn  a ton from her guests and Judith herself. We talked about : The top business mistakes authors make Tax deductions for writers If Judith’s cruise is a legitimate tax deduction How […]

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KY Christian Writers Conference Faculty Profile: Carol Topp

May 2nd, 2013 → 3:41 pm @

Carol Topp will be presenting Writing is a Business at the KY Christian Writers Conference in June 20-22, 2013 in Elizabethtown, KY

Author to Business Owner &Blog

Some bad tax advice for writers floating around out there!

March 28th, 2013 → 8:09 am @

Understand that hobby income is fully taxable and rarely are the expenses deductible. It is usually advantageous to consider your writing as business, not a hobby.

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Video blog: Should a writer form a corporation?

February 11th, 2013 → 8:26 am @

Should a writer form a corporation, be a sole proprietor, or consider LLC status?

Author to Business Owner &Blog &Business Tips for Writers &Video blog