Affiliate Business Taxes

Affiliate Business Taxes: What You Need to Know Starting a Home Based Internet Business Starting a home-based business on the Internet is easy you say. You have your web page built, your affiliate links and you’re ready to go. Not really, you need to make sure you have all your i’s and t’s crossed when … Read more

Mid-Year Tax Checkup: Tips to Lower Your Taxes

Your Mid Year Checkup: Lowering Your Taxes Are you still owing the IRS in taxes every year? Not a great situation to be in, is it? But there is still hope for this year. You have almost six months, in some cases a little longer, to make certain you owe less tax, and possibly no … Read more

Ostriches Don’t Pay Taxes: Why You Should

Ostriches may not be taking over the world just yet, but they are starting to influence politics in a frightening way. TRENTON, NJ ( – Well, it looks like the human race might be ready to take a step down in the chain of command for this planet. At least that is what I seemed … Read more

Where Your Money Goes: Understanding Taxes

Where Does Our Tax Money Go? Trying to stay within the theme of Budget Stretcher, I thought a series of articles on knowing where your money is going may help some of you understand just how much you pay on certain expenses. What are the Different Types of Taxes Americans Pay? Income, property, and sales … Read more

Extending Your Taxes: Implications Explained

Rather Than Rush to Prepare – File and Extension As the tax filing deadline is quickly approaching, many procrastinators and those who are legitimately not ready to file their returns become stressed out and frantic, trying to meet what may virtually be an impossible deadline. Many would rather rush to get their returns prepared than … Read more

Taxes on Earnings: What You Should Know

The Purpose of Taxes on Earnings Almost all governments across the globe are funded– in some form – by the taxation of their citizens. Certain of the taxes are collected at the time of sales or service whereas certain others in a 12-month period or at the end of what they call a fiscal year. … Read more

Bizarre Taxes: The Illegal Drug Tax

Bizarre Tax on Illegal Drugs One can never underestimate the enthusiasm that politicians have for trying to hunt up tax revenues. The creativity of some politicians can lead to bizarre taxes and unfortunate results. Taxes on Illegal Drugs One argument for the legalization of various narcotics is that massive tax revenues would be created. Interestingly, … Read more

Payroll Taxes Made Simple: Tips and Guidelines

Managing Payroll: An Overview Managing a business small, medium or big requires you to pay your taxes, as well as your employees taxes. Managing a payroll can be an arduous and taxing job, no pun intended. There are laws that require us to pay taxes and everyone have to comply with that. But keeping up … Read more

Home-Based Business Taxes Made Easy

I had never heard of Gary W. Carter and had never read any of his books until now – and I have to say I’m really glad that I did. Anyone who has a home-based business or is contemplating starting one needs this book on their reference shelf. If you’re like most home-based business owners, … Read more

E-Commerce Business Taxes: What to Expect

Starting an online business can seem overwhelming at first. Finding the right domain name, getting reliable hosting, web design, and figuring out credit card transactions are full-time concerns. One often-overlooked component is taxes. If your website is selling something tangible, you are required by law to report it. Leafing through the myriad of tax rules … Read more