Stephen Fishman has dedicated his career as an attorney and author to writing useful, authoritative, and recognized guides on business, taxation, and intellectual property matters for small businesses, entrepreneurs, independent contractors, and freelancers. He is the author of over 20 books and hundreds of articles, and has been quoted in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, and many other publications. Among his books are Every Landlord’s Tax Deduction Guide, Deduct It! Lower Your Small Business Taxes, Tax Guide for Short-Term Rentals: Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO and More, and Working for Yourself: Law and Taxes for Independent Contractors, Freelancers & Consultants, published by Nolo. You can visit Stephen’s website at www.fishmanlawandtaxfiles.com.
Articles By Stephen Fishman
The IRS will go easy on you if you underestimate your annual income for 2020 and receive higher premium assistance payments than you were entitled to. But the rules get tougher for 2021 and later.
Do you have to pay income tax on unemployment benefits?
IRS clarifies that business meals are still deductible under the latest tax rules.
Will the government pay you to get COVID-19 vaccinated?
Have you purchased PPE to help stop the spread of COVID-19? You might be able to deduct the cost from your taxes.
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In the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, tax law changes make it easier to take money out of--or keep money in--retirement accounts.
To form a corporation in Connecticut, you need to take the steps set forth below.
Here is everything you need to know to incorporate in Missouri.
Learn about the tax-advantaged savings account: the ABLE Account.