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Income Taxes

2016 Federal Tax Calendar

IRS Tax Deadlines for the 2016 Calendar YearThis is the IRS general tax calendar, which includes the 2016 due dates that most taxpayers will need…


Tax Tips for the Self-Employed

Special Tax Considerations for Self-Employed IndividualsThe ability to work for yourself and be your own boss is an exciting prospect. Becoming self-employed in your field…


Hobby Income

Is your favorite pastime classified as a business or a hobby? Here's how the IRS sees it.Millions of people enjoy having hobbies — whether it’s…


Reporting Tip Income to the IRS

Information About Tips & TaxesIf you receive tips as part of your job, it’s important to realize that all tips are considered income and are…


Tax Calendar: Due Dates for 2015

This is the IRS’ general tax calendar, which includes all the 2015 deadlines that most taxpayers will need to know.NOTE: If you file your taxes…


Business Taxes: Important Due Dates

In general, all businesses operating in the U.S. are required to report their activities to the IRS by filing annual tax returns. The due date…


5 Tax Deductions for Businesses

Beyond normal day-to-day business expenses, there are many other tax deductions that can help business owners reduce their tax liability. Not using all the deductions…


Tax Tips for Independent Contractors

Information for Self-Employed PersonsFor Federal income tax purposes, it is important to know whether you are an employee or an independent contractor.Employee vs. Independent ContractorThe…