Year-End Small Business Tasks

Year-End Small Business Tasks

As we enter the new year, many small business owners focus on tax obligations and how they can reduce the current year’s taxes. However, after the year is over, little can be done to change a business’s tax situation. It is best to get a jump start on next year’s...
6 IRS Red Flags for Small Businesses to Avoid

6 IRS Red Flags for Small Businesses to Avoid

Audits by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are rare, but there are certain behaviors the IRS tends to keep an eye out for. The reasons for an audit are not always clear, but here are six of the most common IRS red flags for small businesses to avoid. Small Business...
Moving a Business to Nevada

Moving a Business to Nevada

In recent years, many owners have been increasingly moving a business to Nevada. There are several reasons for this, but the primary reason is the perception that Nevada has no income tax.  While this is true at the individual level, tax requirements affecting...
7 Common Reasons the IRS May Audit a Tax Return

7 Common Reasons the IRS May Audit a Tax Return

The IRS may audit a tax return for a variety of reasons. Surprisingly, most individuals will never face one, and only the IRS knows for sure how they select a tax return for audit. However, experience shows several reasons the IRS might select a tax return for an...
What to Do When You Receive a Tax Notice

What to Do When You Receive a Tax Notice

A taxpayer can receive a notice from any taxing agency. This could be a state agency for income, sales or payroll (including unemployment) matters or, of course, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for federal income or payroll tax matters. Here’s what to do if...