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  • Small Business Tax Credits for Hiring Disabled Workers

    Small businesses are the backbone of the American economy and create 65 percent of new net jobs, according to the Small Business Administration (PDF). How can small businesses, facing constant financial pressure and increasing government regulations, ensure continued growth? One way is to hire people with disabilities. To help employers capitalize on the value and…

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  • IRS Reporting Rules on Sales of Tractors, Trailers, Trucks Draw Fire

    The Internal Revenue Service has proposed rules that would update a more than 30-year-old definition of “highway vehicle” as it relates to excise taxes imposed on the sale of highway tractors, trailers, trucks and tires and the use of heavy vehicles on the highway. Small business advocates, not happy with the new rules, are firing…

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  • Is the IRS Targeting Small Businesses? Yep, Says One Expert

    The “random” audits of small businesses and their owners’ tax returns by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to find unreported income has left the small business taxpaying community feeling like they are being picked on and unduly forced to go “through the wringer.” That is according to Donald T. Williamson, a professor of taxation…

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