Resource Center

Free Access to Our Small Business Tax and Bookkeeping Resources.

Get the practical, useful information you need to help you earn more money – and keep more of what you make – with these FREE resources and tips for small business owners and 1099 independent contractors. Just click on the “download” link to learn more about what’s inside the free document. Then put the tips, techniques, and strategies for small businesses to work for your business right away.

4th Quarter Tax Strategies for Small Business

4th Quarter Tax Strategies for Small Business

2013 ushered in more tax changes than the American taxpayer has seen in a decade. Some of them were well publicized, while a few might come as a surprise to unwary taxpayers.

Free Download
A Guide to Tax Deductions for Writers, Bloggers, and Independent Journalists

A Guide to Tax Deductions for Writers, Bloggers, and Independent Journalists

For a writer, blogger or independent freelance journalist, thousands of dollars in taxes can ride on a single question: Are you a professional or a hobbyist?

Free Download
5 Tax Deductions Small Businesses Shouldn’t Fear Taking

5 Tax Deductions Small Businesses Shouldn’t Fear Taking

Every tax-filing season, most Americans go on a quest to find as many tax deductions as possible. At the same time, many small business owners and independent contractors leave money on the table because they fear that certain tax deductions will draw the attention of auditors.

Free Download
2013 State Sales Tax Holidays

2013 State Sales Tax Holidays: Plan Ahead for Savings or Profit

This year, 18 states have a total of more than 25 separate sales tax holidays that exempt certain purchases from state sales taxes.

Free Download
Taxing Questions: What Makes an Artist a Professional

Taxing Questions: What Makes an Artist a Professional

For a writer, artist, actor, dancer, clown, or musician, thousands of dollars in taxes can often ride on a single question: is the artist a professional or an amateur?

Free Download
The Tax Fallout From DOMA

The Tax Fallout From DOMA

When the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, it kicked off a Gay Pride week celebration like no other. Barely two weeks later, however, reality is setting in for same-sex couples and small business owners who are realizing that the ruling creates both tax opportunities and potential problems.

Free Download
Internet Sales Tax Preparation Tips

Internet Sales Tax Preparation Tips

One rumor making the rounds on Capitol Hill recently says that we owe the battle over Internet sales tax collection to the Harry Potter phenomenon when local tax authorities saw hundreds of thousands of dollars in sales tax magically disappear.

Free Download
What Small Businesses Must Do about Taxes AFTER April 15

What Small Businesses & Independent Contractors Must Do about Taxes AFTER April 15

Remember how good it felt on the morning of April 16 when you woke up and realized that your taxes had been filed, and you didn’t have to worry about them for another year? Yeah, about that..

Free Download
Public Relations 1-2-3

Public Relations 1-2-3

Miranda Tan, Founder and CEO of MyPRGenie, was among the speakers at a recent Small Business Success Weekend events in 1800Accountant’s offices in the Empire State Building. Tan taught the eager entrepreneurs how to promote their small business through public relations.

Free Download
Social Media 1-2-3

Social Media 1-2-3

Miranda Tan, Founder and CEO of MyPRGenie, was among the speakers at a recent Small Business Success Weekend events in 1800Accountant’s offices in the Empire State Building. Tan covered the information that small business owners need to create and implement a winning social media marketing campaign that helps you sell products and services.

Free Download