Job and Business
July 25, 2013
You do not want to use the IRS like a bank account. Believe me, the money withheld from your paycheck would be better spent elsewhere – loans, payments, or a pair of shoes – than it would sitting in the digital catacombs of the Internal Revenue...
July 19, 2013
You may have noticed the remarkably high self-employment tax on Form 1040 (15.3%) and wondered how Americans – who have such a rich history of entrepreneurship –...
July 17, 2013
You may have noticed a bigger bite out of your paycheck since January, 2013.
The monster responsible is payroll taxes. That is because politicians allowed the ...
July 16, 2013
Occasionally an article will pop up about the hard-edged stance the IRS takes with small businesses, and particularly sole proprietorships.
Always, the implicit...
July 10, 2013
Elsa and Bill are recently married and considering whether to ‘marry’ their sole proprietorships into one business. They are unsure how their taxes will be affected. Will it be more difficult to file as a partnership? Would a qualified joint...
July 3, 2013
Michael Dell did not discover electricity, nor the transistor, but he revolutionized PC sales nonetheless. The firm’s main advantage was in keeping a smaller inventory than its competitors, which supported a reduced price scale.