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What’s an EIN number?
Who needs an EIN number?
How to register for an EIN?
What do I need to know about payroll?
How do I differentiate between employees and contractors?
What Are My Responsibilities for Payroll Taxes?
Which taxes do I need to withhold?
What is FICA?
When and how tax deposits are due?
What do I need to report?
Starting A Business
How can I start my business in the US?
What are different ways to finance my business?
What are the most common cities to build a business in the US?
How do I create a successful marketing strategy?
What are the biggest challenges when starting a business?
What permits, licenses or registrations will I need to apply for?
What records should I keep in my business?
How do you determine how much equity should each co-founder receive?
What business structure should I choose?
Should I protect my intellectual property?
Do you need a US address to incorporate your business?
Do I need business insurance?
Will I need a visa to start my business in the US?
If I am not a US citizen, what type of identification do I need?
Why do you need an ITIN?
Glossary of Terms
Tax Exempt Organization
Trust Fund Tax
Nondeductible Interest Expense
Casualty and Theft Losses
Short Tax Year
Statement of Cash Flows
Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
What do sole proprietorships need to file?
When do sole proprietorships need a new EIN?
When does a partnership need an EIN?
When do you need an EIN in a corporation?
How do I convert my business into an S corporation?
What happens after becoming an S corporation?
What are the different types of LLC?
Is my business a personal service corporation?
Am I an employee-owner of a personal service corporation?
What is included in C corporations’ corporate preference items?
How do you calculate if a corporation has a net operating loss?
Do C corporations need to maintain a record of their contributions?
When is a C corporation considered a personal service corporation?
In C corporations, how do you treat the distribution to a shareholder?
How do you report dividends and other distributions in C corporations?
What are the steps to dissolve a C corporation?
If I own a corporation, should I have a separate bank account?
What are estates required to file?
How does one differentiate amongst the different trusts?
How do you determine ownership of stock?
Do I need to use the passive activity rules?
Which entities are exempt from federal tax?
What are the entity default rules?
How are partnerships taxed?
Is an S corporation exempt from tax?
Which businesses are taxed as corporations?
When does a C corporation have to file a return?
What happens if C corporations are late to their filing of return or tax payments?
How do you get a refund if you overpaid on a C corporation?
When does a corporation owe Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?
If my corporation is doing business with a foreign entity, do withholding agents withhold tax?
How do I find my entity’s average annual gross receipts for a prior tax year?
Which taxes are included in deductible taxes?
When should one pay excise taxes?
How are the taxes in the US?
When can you deal with a Net Operating Loss (NOL)?
What is considered a self-employment income?
Who are considered employees?
When do you tax family employees?
What should be included in reports of employment taxes?
Guide to Business Expenses
What expenses can I claim for travel, meals and entertainment ?
Credits and Expenses
Should i let my business accumulate credit?
When do you deduct travel expenses?
Which credits are included in general business credits?
What are some start up costs incurred by C corporations?
What is included in inventory in a business entity?
How can I identify items in inventory?
What is included in domestic production activities?
What is considered a not for profit activity?
What qualifies as a depreciable property?
When is the right time to begin depreciating property?
When do I use ADS (Alternative Depreciation System) for my properties?
What are the benefits of Section 179 Deduction?
What is considered a Section 197 Intangible?
When is the taxpayer at risk with the amounts borrowed?
Accounting Periods and Methods
How should I arrange my business’ accounting period?
What tax year should I accept or take on?
What are the different types of accounting methods?
Can you combine accounting methods?
When should I use the cash method?
Which personal service corporations are qualified to use the cash method?
What should I include in the cash method?
Why should I use the accrual method?
Who are accounted as ‘related persons’ in the accrual method?
When do I need approval to change accounting methods?
When are estimated taxes due?
What are important dates for the US tax year?
What are the due dates for filing in C corporations?