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When to Switch To An S-Corp?

Are you receiving a 1099 from work every year? If so, you might want to look at creating an S-Corporation. An S Corporation is a corporation that has elected to be taxed as a flow-though entity (similar to an LLC or┬áLimited Partnership). This type of taxation, the┬áS election, allows the shareholders to be taxed only at the individual level instead of at both the corporate and individual level, thus avoiding the double taxation like the […]

Did You Receive a 1099?

1099 Contractors Do you perform odd jobs around the year and receive a 1099 for employment that’s not your everyday work? If so, your expenses can be deducted! If you do anything from refereeing, modeling, fishing, etc. and are compensated for it, you should receive a 1099 MISC for any gains over $600. You will be taxed on that amount from the 1099 MISC at 15.3% for self-employment taxes plus it’s added to your basis […]

Thinking of Going Solar? Save Taxes As Well

Solar Technology Tax Credits Available for 2017 Certain energy-efficient home improvements can cut your energy bills and save you money at tax time. While many of these tax credits expired at the end of 2016, tax credits for residential and non-business energy-efficient solar technologies do not expire until December 31, 2021. Here are some key facts that you should know about these tax credits: Residential Energy Efficient Property Credit This tax credit is 30 percent […]