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.
Q. I remember reading that serial LLC filings are not permitted by the IRS. Are there any new developments?
Don’t forget about a special tax credit for small businesses buried in the massive health care legislation passed in 2010. Determine if your small business qualifies for the credit. The credit can offset part of the cost of providing health insurance to your staff.
Q. Do we have to deduct $500 from our casualty loss deduction in a disaster area?
Q. I’ve shifted from being self-employed to a corporation. Can my company pay the FICA tax being withheld from my paychecks?
In what has become an annual rite of passage, the IRS has issued its list of the “dirty dozen tax scams” for 2011. Here’s what you should be avoiding.
Q. My friend insists he’s better off passing up the capital gains rate for bigger deductions. Is that possible?
The IRS bowed to public pressure and increased the standard mileage rate for business drivers midway through the year. The rate of 51 cents per mile (plus tolls and parking fees) jumped to 55.5 cents per mile effective July 1.
Keep taxes in mind for business travel plans. Depending on your situation, you might opt to go by car instead of plane if you’re expecting to tack some vacation time onto the trip. In fact, you could wind up spending a lot less on travel while deducting much more.
Are you looking for a tax-favored investment that serves a valuable public need? You might not have to search far. Consider real estate developments that generate low-income housing credits. The credits are spread out over the time it takes to complete the project.
If you’ve been victimized by the vicious tornadoes or floods this year, or you have suffered personal casualty losses due to some other natural disaster, you may not have to wait until you file your 2011 tax return to recoup tax benefits.