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Bookkeeping Work From Home

Organize your processes. Lost productivity and mistakes will often come from misunderstanding authority and responsibility. A tax season will be smoother when everyone knows the proper work flow, what their jobs are, and exactly how much authority..

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Bookkeeping Basics

Bookkeeping Salaries

Certainly there could be no harder task than to choose the single best from so many important, yet different, bookkeeping basics. So let me help a little and pick three business bookkeeping tips, for different reasons..

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Bookkeeping Basics

Bookkeeping salaries are different depending upon the types of tasks completed, your job title, the number of years of experience, type of company worked for, as well as where in the world that your home is located..

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Business Structure

Deductible Expenses

Treasury fact sheet addresses choosing a business structure. To assist taxpayers who are starting their own business, the Treasury Department has released a fact sheet that lists the differences between the most common forms of business entities.. 

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Do you know what child care expenses are income tax deductible? When school gets out for the summer, working parents will not only need to arrange care for their children while at work, but the need to know how to do so in the most cost effective way.. 

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Economic Stimulus Payments

Estimated Tax Payment

Economic stimulus payments continued to arrive in taxpayers bank accounts and mail boxes all throughout the stimulus payment year. The Treasury Department ended up doing a report that the government had distributed electronically and through mail an estimated..

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Stimulus Payments

If you've made estimated tax payments this year, a change in your business's income, deductions, credits, and exemptions may make it necessary to refigure your estimated payments for the remainder of the year. To avoid either a penalty from the IRS..

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Tax Payment

Hobby Loss Rule

Home Based Bookkeeping Business

The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers to follow all of the appropriate guidelines when determining whether an activity is engaged in for profit, such as with a business and other investment activity, or if the activity being engaged in is actually a hobby..

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Hobby Loss Rule

Gain access to the same resources I used when starting a home based bookkeeping business of my own. From deciding on a name, obtaining an EIN and purchasing software to knowing the types of expenses you can deduct for your home office..

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Bookkeeping Business

Standard Mileage Rate

Tax Relief

The IRS increased the standard mileage rate but does the "actual expense method" yield better results? In response to the record high gas prices, the IRS has raised the business standard mileage reimbursement rate from..

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Standard Mileage Rate

When tax legislation heats up, the log jam that contributes to holding up tax legislation appears to be breaking in Washington as Congress pushes to dispose of business before looking toward the presidential elections.. 

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Bookkeeping Company

Office Productivity

For a bookkeeping company or any other business, employee theft is a problem that could impact anyone. Bookkeeping is essential to mitigate the risk.

Most employees are honest and loyal to their employer. Unfortunately, a small percentage of employees embezzle money..

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Bookkeeping Company

Bookkeeping office productivity can effect the bottom line of your business and therefore the success or failure of the business. 

If you are the type of employee that gets to rejoice in the splendor of working at home, you probably have some sort of home office set up..

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