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The Small Business Survival Guide, 3rd Ed. (The Small Business Sourcebooks)
FleuryThe Small Business Survival Guide has improved the navigational skills of many small businesses, and it can do the same for you. It combines taxes, accounting, profitability analysis, cash management and risk management into a practical, easily understood presentation. Using the innovative concept of "No-Entry Accounting," you will learn how to effectively and economically prepare for taxes, anticipate financial needs and understand that gray area between you and your accountant. --Avoid "cash traps" that cause businesses to fail--Simplify your record-keeping--Interpret your financial information accurately--Plan for payroll and payroll tax filings--Learn how to value your business
The 16% Solution: How to Get High Interest Rates in a Low-Interest World with Tax Lien Certificates, Revised Edition
J.D. Joel S. MoskowitzWith home foreclosures at an all-time high and the erratic stock market damaging 401(k) accounts, people are looking for innovative ways to invest their money.Moskowitz explains what tax lien certificates are (liens against property for unpaid taxes), why they are safe (certain states insure them), and how they fit into an overall financial plan. This new edition includes updates to the laws and procedures of states and counties that offer tax lien certificates.* The 16% Solution has been updated to reflect current legal requirements and information.* Seen as a great investment solution: "If you become a buyer of tax liens, we recommend reading The 16% Solution by Joel Moskowitz. It's a worthwhile investment." --Ken and Daria Dolan, Straight Talk on Your Money.
Tax-Free Wealth: How to Build Massive Wealth by Permanently Lowering Your Taxes
Tom WheelwrightTax-Free Wealth is about tax planning concepts. It’s about how to use your country’s tax laws to your benefit. In this book, Tom Wheelwright will tell you how the tax laws work. And how they are designed to reduce your taxes, not to increase your taxes. Once you understand this basic principle, you no longer need to be afraid of the tax laws. They are there to help you and your business—not to hinder you.Once you understand the basic principles of tax reduction, you can begin, immediately, reducing your taxes. Eventually, you may even be able to legally eliminate your income taxes and drastically reduce your other taxes. Once you do that, you can live a life of Tax-Free Wealth.
Small Time Operator: How to Start Your Own Business, Keep Your Books, Pay Your Taxes, and Stay Out of Trouble!
Bernard B. KamoroffWritten for small businesses, self-employed individuals, employers, professionals, independent contractors, home businesses, and Internet businesses, Small Time Operator is the most popular business start-up guide ever. In clear, easy to understand language, the author covers: getting permits and licenses; how to finance a business; finding the right business location; creating and using a business plan; choosing and protecting a business name; deciding whether to incorporate; establishing a complete bookkeeping system; hiring employees; federal, state and local taxes; buying a business or franchise; dealing with - and avoiding - the IRS; doing business on the Internet; insurance, contracts, pricing, trademarks, patents, and much more.
How to Open your own in-home bookkeeping service 2nd edition
Julie Mucha-aydlottHow to Open your In Home Bookkeeping Service 2nd Edition has been the best kept secret on opening your own successful bookkeeping or accounting business. It has time and time again filled the gap for many entrepreneurs who wanted to go out on their own, but didn't know where to start. Not only does is have the Authors honest approach to self employment, it also includes the many responsibilities that the bookkeeper or accountant will have. This book includes Where to begin, what Bookkeeping and Accounting Services to offer. What the going hourly rates are for a bookkeeping business. A Step-by-Step guide on how to create Weekly, Monthly or Annual accounting. Information on Preparing Taxes, Estimating Taxes and Depreciation. A special Chapter on Common Questions, Educational Requirements, Mistakes to Avoid and Problem clients. It also includes a CD filled with Forms and Spreadsheets to start your business and use for your clients. Of course the best kept secret of them all, the most affective marketing ideas and How to get Clients!
475 Tax Deductions for Businesses and Self-Employed Individuals: An A-to-Z Guide to Hundreds of Tax Write-Offs
Bernard B. Kamoroff .cs95E872D0{text-align:left;text-indent:0pt;margin:0pt 0pt 0pt 0pt} .cs5EFED22F{color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman; font-size:12pt; font-weight:normal; font-style:normal; } Are you paying more taxes than you have to? The IRS is certainly not going to tell you about a deduction you failed to take, and your accountant is not likely to take the time to ask you about every deduction you're entitled to. As former IRS Commissioner Mark Everson admitted, "If you don't claim it, you don't get it. That's money down the drain for millions of Americans." This invaluable book, updated to reflect changes in tax laws that took effect in 2011, not only lists the individual items that are deductible—from internet domain name costs to theft losses—but also where to list them on your income tax form. "Tax law isn't easy," the author explains, "but this book is."
Taxes Made Simple: Income Taxes Explained in 100 Pages or Less
Mike Piper Find all of the following, explained in plain-English with no legal jargon:The difference between deductions, exemptions, and creditsItemized deductions vs. the standard deductionSeveral money-saving deductions and credits and how to make sure you qualify for themHow to calculate your refundHow to know which tax forms to fill outState income taxesAlternative Minimum Tax (AMT)Capital Gains and Losses
9 Ways to Avoid Estate Taxes
Mary Randolph and Denis CliffordThis new Quick & Legal book presents nine major methods people can use to avoid, or reduce, Federal estate taxes. These are the taxes that kick in when an individual's estate, or a couple's combined estate, exceeds $625,000. And the taxes are steep--rates start at 37% and go up to 55%. In clear, concise terms the book explains how you can save your family money by: making gifts of under $10,000 making gifts for tuition or medical expenses giving or leaving property to a spouse establishing a Bypass (AB) Trust establishing a QTIP Trust establishing a QDOT Trust contributing to charity transferring ownership of your life insurance policies using disclaimers Written by two experts in estate planning, 9 Ways to Avoid Estate Taxes can save your family many thousands of dollars. They'll love you forever.
Minding Her Own Business: The Self-Employed Woman's Guide to Taxes and Recordkeeping
Jan ZobelProvides a comprehensive guide for women who are opening their own business, handling their finances and preparing their own taxes. Presents a guide through confusing tax laws by explaining the basic concepts and gives examples for, amongst others, records the IRS expects you to keep. Softcover. DLC: Income tax--Law and legislation--U.S.
JK Lasser's Small Business Taxes: Your Complete Guide to a Better Bottom Line, 2005 Edition
Barbara WeltmanPrepare to save when you plan with J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes, 2005 EditionAs a small business owner, the day-to-day responsibilities of keeping your company up and running may consume a majority of your time. And unless you're a tax expert, you might not realize all the ways a small business can benefit from both new and current tax laws. But with the 2005 Edition of J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes as your guide, you don't have to be a tax expert to save on taxes and reduce tax liability—all you have to do is follow the proven tax guidance and practical strategies within these pages.J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes, 2005 Edition gives you a complete overview of small business tax planning in an accessible and friendly manner. Focusing on strategies that help you use deductions effectively, shield business income, and maximize other aspects of small business taxes, this invaluable book will show you how your actions in business today can affect your bottom line from a tax perspective tomorrow. In this volume you'll find: Planning strategies that can help you run a tax-smart business all year long Detailed coverage of new tax laws and IRS rules, including Health Savings Accounts Clear instructions on where to report income and claim deductions on your tax forms Comprehensive information on each deductible expense, including dollar limits and record-keeping requirements Help with state taxes and a guide to information returns you may need to file Sample forms and checklists to help you prepare for tax time