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  • May 30, 2013

    If you are a self-employed individual or the owner of a small business with no employees, you can file your business taxes along with your...

  • May 9, 2013

    When I get a letter from the IRS — and yes, it’s happened — I get a chill. Am I in trouble? Did I miss a deadline or overlook a tax? I hate to open the envelope.

    But you've got to open it and face the question right away. If you throw the...

  • April 6, 2013

    If you don’t think that you’ll be able to prepare your business tax return and gather the necessary documents on time, consider requesting a...

  • March 21, 2013

    For Shauna Wekherlien, the owner of Tax Goddess Business Services PC in Scottsdale, Ariz., the scariest tax audit she saw was a corker, including threats from the Internal Revenue Service and a dash of ignorance and hostility.

    “This client...

  • March 21, 2013

    You do — which comes to most people as a surprise.

    You probably know that you owe a nanny tax on the wages of a regular babysitter. That same tax applies to any household employee. That includes someone you hire to clean your house, even...

  • March 21, 2013

    It happens to the best of business owners. One day, you’re rocking along on your taxes … and suddenly your receipts are missing or your business partners forget important tax write-offs. Now you’re thinking you need to figure out how to file a...