Small Business Tax Deduction Strategies
Section 179 vehicles should be a key part of your small business tax deduction strategies. Can Section 179 property fit in with your business tax strategies?
Let Business Management Daily help you get each and every rental property depreciation credit and business tax deduction you’re entitled to.
If you started or acquired a new business last year, you can earn a one-time boost on your 2005 return. How? Claim an instant write-off for part or all of your qualified start-up expenses.
A buy/sell agreement can be a valuable estate-planning tool for business owners.
At which point do I have to pay self-employment tax?
How can you give your struggling
company a shot in the arm to generate a much-needed growth spurt? It
takes money to make money, but things often aren’t that simple.
Sometimes, you come out ahead in the tax world by going against the grain. Take depreciation deductions, for example.
For parents and grandparents, a basic tax strategy is to transfer income-producing assets (e.g., cash, stock, real estate) to the young ones. The subsequent income is generally taxed at the child’s low tax rate, rather than the elder’s higher one.
Say you take out a bank loan and place that money in your personal checking account. Then you start to withdraw funds as needed. Over time, you use the account for several different purposes. You just bought yourself a whole peck of tax trouble. Why?
Is there a maximum amount that any employee can be paid based on the idea of reasonable compensation with interest?
What are the per diem deductions for merchant seamen?
If your company expects to owe less than $1,000 in employment taxes annually, you’ll be able to file the new Form 944 (Employer’s Annual Federal Tax Return) once each year with your annual return, rather than filing Form 941 (Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return) four times a year.