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Taxes, Gig Workers, and Your Seasonal Help

  • 22 October 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Taxes, Gig Workers, and Your Seasonal Help

Did you hear the big employment law news out of California? The state’s businesses are facing strict new limits on using independent contractors. It’s a valuable reminder that not all workers are equal in the eyes of the government, especially those considered independent contractors versus employees. 


Behold This CEO's “Sick” Tax Crimes

  • 15 October 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 136
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Behold This CEO's “Sick” Tax Crimes
A CEO of two Denver-area technology companies was found guilty on a host of charges, including impeding the administration of tax laws, conspiracy to defraud the U.S. government, and conspiracy to steal employee benefit plan funds.

You Can't Beat the IRS with a Dead Horse

  • 8 October 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 145
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You Can't Beat the IRS with a Dead Horse

Some people seem to think the IRS will overlook just about anything. But a dead horse? That’s hard to miss. When a California-based horse enthusiast and IT business owner’s last horse died in 2008, being horseless didn’t stop her from continuing to claim business deductions for her horse-related endeavors.

Joe Biden's Bold Tax Loophole

  • 24 September 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 272
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Joe Biden's Bold Tax Loophole

In case you missed it, presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden released his tax returns this summer. He makes a lot, but that’s not what has business owners and accountants talking.

Bonus Depreciation Relief for Some 2017-18 Purchases

  • 17 September 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 175
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Bonus Depreciation Relief for Some 2017-18 Purchases

The IRS will now permit taxpayers to change their bonus depreciation treatment for property acquired after Sept. 27, 2017, and placed in service during a tax year that includes Sept. 28, 2017. 


Your 3 Types of Taxed Income

  • 27 August 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 260
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Your 3 Types of Taxed Income

Taxes are fickle. One classification misunderstanding and the IRS could blindside you with a tax or a tax rate you weren’t expecting. Small business owners are especially vulnerable since their personal and business assets can be uncomfortably intertwined. The key to tax savings is in understanding three main types of taxed income and how the money you make (or lose) should be classified. 


Taxability of Employee Snacks Versus Meals

  • 20 August 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 502
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Taxability of Employee Snacks Versus Meals

Here’s something to chew on: The IRS continues to clarify its position on deducting the cost of free food provided to employees. This time, office snacks get a delicious boost while other meals lose their deductibility entirely.

Employee Theft Could End Your Business

  • 23 July 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 283
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Employee Theft Could End Your Business

Fraud is all around us these days, but it’s not just strangers who find us vulnerable. Your own employees could be stealing from you. The problem can be especially devastating for small business owners, who surprisingly tend to lose the most.


Tom Petty's Estate Is Free Fallin'

  • 16 July 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 299
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Tom Petty's Estate Is Free Fallin'

There’s no doubt the late, great rock star Tom Petty thought he had his legacy all wrapped up in a neat package before he passed away. Like too many before him, he was wrong.


Work During Vacation Could Pay Off

  • 9 July 2019
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 258
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Work During Vacation Could Pay Off

Mixing business with pleasure while traveling this summer? Some of it might be tax deductible, but the rules are tricky. Your ability to deduct travel expenses depends on this criteria:

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