Small Business Tax Strategies

Strategy: Schedule your meals to coincide with business meetings. If you follow the tax rules carefully, you can convert some nondeductible meal expenses into deductible ones.

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If you travel extensively on business, you know the drill: Airlines may
offer lower rates if you stay over a Saturday night. The discount is
usually worth it if you’re wrapping up business on Friday.

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Q I plan to leave my organs to be used
for research at a hospital. Can I deduct this gift as a current
charitable donation or, at the very least, a gift at death? P.P., San
Antonio

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Q: I’m starting an Internet-based business with my brother. Since our
state of incorporation can be virtually anywhere, should we incorporate
in Delaware as our home state for income tax purposes? D.J., Boulder,
Colo.

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Q: I’m starting an Internet-based business with my brother. Since our
state of incorporation can be virtually anywhere, should we incorporate
in Delaware as our home state for income tax purposes? D.J., Boulder,
Colo.

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Q: My business shares a warehouse with
other tenants.We have five years remaining on our lease, but the
building has 14 years left to be fully depreciated. If I expand my part
of the building, do I depreciate the cost over 14 years instead of
five? B.B., Cleveland

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Want to change your accounting method or need an IRS ruling about your
employee retirement plan?

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If the 100 percent federal employment tax penalty  doesn’t strike fear in the hearts of small business  owners, it
should.

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I’m starting an Internet-based business with my  brother. Since our state of incorporation can be virtually  anywhere, should we incorporate in Delaware as  our home state for income tax purposes? D.J., Boulder,  Colo. 

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I’ve lost money in the stock market this year, so  I expect to owe less tax than I did in ’05. Can I  decrease the tax withholding at my job to make up  some of the difference? J.G., Tuckerton, N.J.

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