5 Strategies to beat a tax audit

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The clock is ticking down to April 15, but entrepreneurs may have bigger tax worries. The IRS has said it is refocusing its audit efforts on sole proprietors and other small businesses. If there’s good news, it’s that the risk of an audit is still low. In 2013, S corporations and partnerships both had audit […]

7 Tech tools to shave tax-prep time


Have you started your taxes yet? My desk has two big “tax prep” folders on it right now. One contains the W-2s, 1099s and other tax forms I’ve received in the mail over the past few weeks. The other, sad to say, is stuffed full of credit card statements, receipts and other documentation for deductible […]