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529 Plans—They’re Not Just for Kids!

If you went to college and you were lucky enough to have a family member help you out with the costs, you may be familiar with what a 529 plan is: a savings vehicle specifically designed for those who need to put money aside to...

Looking for a New Gig? Look Out for New Tax Deductions, Too!

Having a full-time career as a freelance professional can be a challenge. This is why many freelancers still maintain a traditional job, at least on a part-time basis. If you are looking for a new job that’s in your chosen field to supplement your freelance...

How to Make More Money By Changing The Way You Charge

We're delighted to share with you the following post by  guest blogger and award-winning freelance copywriter Mike Gluck, author of 40 Freelancing Secrets: Get Work. Get Paid. Have Fun. When you're a freelancer, you decide how much to charge your clients. It's one of the best...

How to Claim Your Share of $12 Billion in R&D Tax Credits

Developing new products and services is one of the key ways to expand and grow your freelance business—and it’s also an activity that can benefit you from a tax perspective, thanks to the federal and state Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit programs. It is...

How the President’s Proposed Tax Changes Could Affect Your Freelance Business

The President recently unveiled his administration’s long-awaited tax reform proposal called the “2017 Tax Reform for Economic Growth and American Jobs.” As it stands, the preliminary plan features significant tax cuts and a sweeping simplification of the tax code. How could these potential changes impact...

Are You a Freelancer Working Abroad? File Your Taxes By June 15

Taking a freelance gig and living outside of the United States is a wonderful way to experience another culture and to broaden your portfolio. However, it is essential to know your tax obligations, including the deadline for filing your U.S. taxes from afar. This year,...

Tips to Help You Craft the Perfect Freelance Pricing Strategy

As a freelancer, it can be hard to develop an effective pricing strategy. When you’re just getting started, it’s tempting to set a low rate because you’re not sure what to charge and you don’t want to miss the opportunity to be hired. On the...

CPA for Freelancers Advice for Self-Employed
Use a “Marathon” Mindset to Lower Your Freelance Taxes

If you filed your taxes on time this year, you may be breathing a sigh of relief about not having to think about them again until next April. Before you wipe any traces of tax-induced sweat off your brow completely though, consider this: Sprinting to...