Choosing the right business entity can have a big impact on your tax obligations. How do you decide? You need to start by understanding what relationship your business entity has with the government. In part 2 of this series, we'll cover the tax treatment of the remaining two entity structures: C Corporations and S Corporations along with discussing the benefits and drawbacks related to each one. Read more here...
Need to know how your choice of business entity affects your tax obligations? If you are not cautious, taxes can eat up a large chunk of your profits. Choosing the proper business structure can be complicated, but following our guidelines will help simplify things. Part 1 of this series looks into sole proprietorship, partnerships, and (limited liability company) LLCs. Read more here.
Whether it’s to qualify for Medicaid, avoid probate, or reduce your tax burden, transferring ownership of your home to your adult child during your lifetime may seem like a smart move. But in nearly all cases, it’s actually a huge mistake, which can lead to dire consequences for everyone involved. With this in mind, before you sign over the title to your family’s beloved homestead, consider the following potential risks.
In light of the pandemic, the rules and programs governing income taxes for businesses have changed multiple times over the last two years, which has caused confusion and headaches for more than a few business owners. And while many of the pandemic-inspired programs and tax breaks have already ended or will end soon, a few of these programs still stand to impact your taxes in 2021.
One of the biggest benefits of running a family business is being able to employ your minor children. By hiring your kids, you have the opportunity to teach them the value of hard work, give them experience managing money, and support them to save for their future. Plus, employing your minor children also comes with some substantial tax-saving benefits. And with the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in 2017, those benefits are now better than ever.