Know What Kind of Documents are Needed When Claiming Business Travel Expenses

It is clear that taxpayers can deduct regular travel expenses when the trip is entirely business related. Additionally, if the taxpayer is on a domestic business trip and made personal…

A Business Owner’s Guide in Deducting Business Travel Expenses

You’ve worked hard all year long that you can’t find time for some vacation. You’re worried that your business will suffer when you go away for several days. Or you…

How Freelancers Can Write Off their Business Travel Expenses

While there are many risks of being a freelancer, it cannot be denied that there are plenty of benefits, too. One advantage of being self-employed is that you can make…

Treatment of Transportation Expenses When Not Traveling Away from Tax Home

When you ride a cab or get in your own car to do business somewhere, have you ever thought of your transportation costs and how much of it you can…

Meal Expenses: How Much Can You Deduct?

Treating your customers and employees occasionally is one of the best ways to build your business. Going the extra mile to make them feel valued goes a long way, although…

How Important is Recordkeeping in Claiming Your Deductible Business Expenses?

What sets a stress-free business owner apart from a stressed-out one during tax time? Records. Some may think that records are nothing more than pieces of papers, but when it…

Dining, Drinking, Merrymaking—Know When Your Entertainment Expenses are Deductible

Dining, Drinking, Merrymaking—Know When Your Entertainment Expenses are Deductible

Business isn’t always about the dull stuff. In fact entertainment is a part and parcel of most businesses, and the good news is that most entertainment expenses are actually deductible….

Ten Recordkeeping Rules and Five Bonus Tips in Claiming Travel Expense

Good recordkeeping may not be in the list of business secrets of successful entrepreneurs. But for the company’s accountant or bookkeeper, it is very important.  It can significantly reduce the…

How to Get Reimbursed for Tips and Other Incidental Expenses During a Business Trip

Traveling for business has a lot of perks. It may mean spending some time away from the office and dealing with a lot of tasks as a result, but for…

A Guide on Business Conventions: Why Professionals Should Take Part in One

In the age of social media where everyone can share information in a few clicks, some professionals may think they no longer have to attend an industry conference or seminar….