Small Business Taxes

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  • September 26, 2016

    An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a 9-digit number issued by the IRS for the purposes of identifying a particular business’ tax account. The EIN format is XX-XXXXXXX.

    EINs are used by employers, sole proprietors, corporations,...

  • September 13, 2016

    Obtaining your EIN Number for an LLC can be done fairly easily online. Now that EIN (Tax ID) obtainment is available via the web, businesses no longer need to apply the “old way” via fax or by mail. Simply follow these step-by-step instructions...

  • March 14, 2016

    The IRS allows both individuals and businesses to file for a tax extension, which gives you more time to file your income tax return. However, the rules and due dates for business tax...

  • October 28, 2015

    The ability to work for yourself and be your own boss is an exciting prospect. Becoming self-employed in your field of expertise can give you the freedom to find a work-life balance that is hard to achieve when you are employed by a someone else...

  • October 2, 2015

    The Additional Medicare Tax was implemented in late 2013 as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Starting in tax year 2013, you may be required to pay an Additional Medicare Tax (on top...

  • August 31, 2015

    If you receive tips as part of your job, it’s important to realize that all tips are considered income and are subject to Federal income tax.

    The...

  • April 9, 2015

    Nearly everyone knows that April 15 is the deadline for submitting tax returns in the United States. Although some entities may need to file before that date – including businesses, which must generally file by March 15 – most individuals need to...

  • March 23, 2015

    Form 1099-MISC is an information return used to report certain miscellaneous income/payments to the IRS. If you are an independent contractor, or you hire an independent contractor, you...

  • March 10, 2015

    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 and type of tax return that is filed depends on the type of business entity.

    NOTE...