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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...

The Final Countdown – Tax Deadlines You Need to Know Now

“The Final Countdown” to Tax Day is on, and with just over a month left to go until that most notorious day of the year—Tax Day—it’s time to get serious about what you need to do to meet your obligations as a taxpayer and freelance...

Cash Flow
Struggling to Pay Your Taxes? Take These Three Steps Now

Tax season is here and you may be stressing a little, especially if you haven’t been making regular estimated tax payments on your business profits. If this is the case for you, it’s time to take action this tax year and for the years ahead....

2017 Tax Changes That May Affect Your Freelance Business

Every year the tax code changes and for 2017, there are a number of important updates that may affect you and your freelance business. To help you get a handle on them, check out this handy Freelancer Tax Checklist. Here are a few of the...

Watch Out for this Hidden 2017 Tax Increase

Perhaps you’ve heard from the older folks you know that the government is feeling generous when it comes to Social Security recipients this year—giving them a whopping 0.3% cost of living adjustment (COLA). What you probably haven’t heard is that the IRS has quietly raised...