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Use the Right Filing Status to Benefit Student Loan Payments – Etax1098

Taxpayers who recompense their student loan using ICR, IBR or PAYE repayment plan must be little more cautious while filing federal tax returns. Because the filing status of the tax returns you chose will affect your repayment plan. When the taxpayers are married, they must decide whether to file the tax return along with their spouse using the status “married filing jointly” or just to keep the income separate by filing “married and filing separately”. This may...

Tax Credits and Deductions on Back-to-School Education

When you, your partner or a dependent are starting your school or college during the fall, you may save some of the costs at the tax time. And also, you will be able to claim the tax credit on your federal tax return. Check out the important key IRS tips that you are eligible and you must know about that education tax credits.  American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC): The AOTC maximum worth is up to $ 2,500 per...

1099 Reporting Self-employment Business Income and Deductions

IRS 1099 form is for self- employers and contains series of documents which is used for information return. IRS 1099 form consists of various forms which can be used to report an individual’s different types of income received throughout the financial year. This income excludes the salary from your current employer. 1099 tax form is filled and sent by the employer or firm before Jan 31 of every year that pays you. Self-employed individuals who are paid under 1099...

1099 Tax Deductions For Small Employment Businesses

The IRS allows various deductions for small employment businesses when compared to the regular employees. The 1099 deductions are the little complex for the individuals who are filing the tax returns for the first time. In order to clear the doubt regarding the tax deductions and to know more about 1099, lets shed some light on 1099 tax deductions for small employment businesses. Top 10 Tax Expenses for Self Employment Businesses Expenses of car and mileage Among the...

Form 1099 Schedule C Business Expenses | Tax Tips

Each penny is important for a common person and that is the main reason why we see numerous Form 1099 tax returns from the independent contractors. Few contractors are losing their dollars every year by failing to track their business expenses. By making note of every expense each year, you can save a lot of money for yourself instead of giving them to the taxes. Schedule C is used to state the profit income or loss from...

IRS Offers 8 Tips for Teenage Taxpayers with Summer Jobs

It is summer time and the teenagers are busy with their summer jobs to fill their pockets. Students prefer the part time summer jobs for multiple reasons, either to earn extra money for the family or to save them for later use. The reasons may be different but the ultimate goal is to earn extra money in their free time. In that regard, the Internal Revenue Service also takes a part to help them to some extent...

Best Ways to Avoid an IRS Tax Audit – Etax1099 Tax Tips

Though the audit is rare in the United States, most Americans want to avoid them for some reasons. According to Internal Revenue Service (IRS), only a little percentage of the people is audited. But the figures are rising considerably every year since 2008. Note that for the audits, the taxpayers are selected randomly, so you cannot protect yourself from the tax audits if the choice is made. But you can lower the risks by following the tips...

IRS Warns Taxpayers to know about Summertime Scams in 2017

During the past tax filing season, most of the taxpayers received Tax tips to their email inbox directly. Those tax-filing tips helped the tax filers to get the tax related information and helped to file their tax returns appropriately. As the taxes are year-round for most of the taxpayers out there and also many taxable scenarios rise during the summertime. Hence, the Internal Revenue Service provides a summertime tips program starting from July 3rd, 2017. The IRS wants...

10 Mid-Year Tax Tips for Small Business Owners and Operators

Cheers, all successful taxpayers for surviving the 2017-18 tax year. Now it is time to start planning for the next financial year. Isn’t it too early to start? But it is good enough to initiate our plans and prepare our tax details right now as it can reduce hectic last minute tax filing. Form 1099 refers to an “Information Return”. A person might get 1099 form through the mail when he/she had received income from various forms other...

Form 1099 MISC Box 15a and Box 15b Nonqualified Section 409A Income

Box 15(a) and 15(b) – Section 409A Deferrals and Income – Nonqualified deferred compensation plans are used by businesses to supplement existing qualified plans and provide an extra benefit to key personnel and highly compensated employees. In small businesses, this usually includes the owner and founder. Broadly defined, a nonqualified deferred compensation plan (NDCP) is a contractual agreement in which a participant agrees to be paid in a future year for services rendered this year. Deferred compensation...