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  • 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...

  • March 19, 2013

    Millions of Americans think of April 15 as a day they’d rather stay in bed — submitting taxes is on no one’s short list for a good time. But for thousands of small-business owners, the looming deadline can be almost impossible to meet — with 24-...

  • March 19, 2013

    Tax extensions aren’t just for your personal income taxes. Businesses can also file for a tax extension if they need more time to file their...

  • March 12, 2013

    If you’re a small-business owner, chances are you’re spending way too much time on taxes or money on an accountant to help you out.

    According to the National Small Business...

  • March 7, 2013

    Yes, if you play it right. Some 4.6 million small businesses are based at home, according to the Small Business Administration, yet only about 3.4 million of these taxpayers are writing off their costs. Some of you are leaving money on the table...