What income do authors make from publishing?

February 17th, 2014 → 7:53 am @

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

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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.

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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.

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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

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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

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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?

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Guy Kawasaki keynote at TAP2013 on APE: Author Publisher Entrepreneur

February 8th, 2013 → 2:46 pm @

Guy Kawasaki’s keynote at the Technologically Advanced Publishing TAP2013 discussing his book APE: Author Publisher Entrepreneur.

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