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How to Calculate Taxes for Your Small Business

For every challenge small business owners face, you either have to hire someone to help or figure out how to deal with it yourself. Taxes can be a significant challenge for small businesses, especially for new owners just getting started.  So if you’re going to handle the bookkeeping and finances, you need to understand how […]

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Everything You Need to Know About State Tax ID Numbers

What is a State Tax ID Number? A state tax ID number (also referred to as a state EIN, a state employer ID, or a state tax registration) is the unique number that the state will assign to a business or organization. The state tax ID is associated with the state in which the business […]

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Q2 Estimated Tax Payment Deadline Approaching

We’re coming up to the end of the second financial quarter of the year! For most employees, tax season is over, but you’ve got other responsibilities if you’re a small business owner or otherwise self-employed.  If you’re self-employed, it’s up to you to turn in estimated income tax payments every quarter. However, small businesses should […]

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How to Deal with Small Business Taxes in Texas

Texas is one of the most business-friendly states in the country. While it offers an attractive environment for small business owners, with a large population and a robust economy, there are essential things to consider. Starting a business in Texas can be a wise decision, but there are tips to help make the process easier. […]

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Blueprint for Savings: Best 7 Tax Deductions for Engineers

If you haven’t yet filed your taxes and work as an engineer, check out these seven common tax deductions that could minimize your tax burden this year! Tax Deductions for Engineers Engineers can receive tax deductions for different aspects of their jobs. The best tax deductions for engineers follow. 1. Advertising You can claim a […]

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6 Ways To Properly Manage Your Business Property Tax

Paying taxes is one of your responsibilities as a business owner. In addition to your other taxes, you are accountable for paying property taxes if your business owns a building or land. If you don’t file or pay your taxes, you could face some serious and costly consequences. In the worst scenario, your property could […]

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Taxes for Truckers: Different Types of Commercial Truck Taxes

Working as a commercial trucker can be difficult. It can be confusing to keep track of deadlines, distance, and hours logged right around the tax season. While you may focus only on transportation, tax time is almost here. If you’re trying to determine the types of commercial truck taxes you may pay, here’s what you […]

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Real Estate: Top 19 Tax Deductions for Landlords

Work as a landlord comprises many duties such as maintaining the property, staying on top of mortgage payments, searching for new tenants, and managing repairs. However, did you know that these everyday tasks may qualify for deductions? Here are the top 19 tax deductions you might be eligible for as a landlord.  What Qualifies As […]

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Deductions by Design: 13 Tax Deductions for Architects

The day-to-day life of an architect encompasses a wide variety of duties. As an architect, you may have several expenses that are tax-deductible—but only if you know which ones to claim. Your work may allow you to qualify for several tax deductions. Here are the top 13 tax deductions if you’re an architect. Top Tax Deductions […]