The online Small Business Taxes Workshop,


The online Small Business Taxes Workshop, an interactive resource to help small business owners learn about their federal tax rights and responsibilities, has been completely revamped. The workshop is designed to help business owner understand and meet the federal tax obligations. In this version have 9 main lessons.   The first three lessons are for everyone, no matter what kind of business you have or whether you have employees. Then the other four lesson discuss some information that may be relevant to you now– or that may become relevant once your business has become established. The final four lessons are for those employers who already have, or who are thinking about hiring, employees. In this dynamic presentation, the entrepreneur can be selected and viewed in any sequence, and bookmarked making it possible to leave and return to a specific point within the lesson. Not only can users customize lessons to meet specific needs, they also have access to a list of useful online references that enhance the learning experience by allowing the user to view references and the video lessons simultaneously.

Small Business Taxes Workshop

Lesson 1          What you need to know about federal taxes and your new business

Lesson 2          What is Schedule C and other small business taxes and tax forms

Lesson 3          How to file and pay your taxes electronically

Lesson 4          What you need to know when you run your business out of your home

Lesson 5          How to set up a retirement plan for yourself and your employees

Lesson 6          What are the federal taxes when hiring employees or contractors

Lesson 7          How to manage payroll so you withhold the correct amount from employees

Lesson 8          How to make tax deposits and file a return to report your payroll taxes

Lesson 9          Hiring people who live in the U.S. but who aren’t U.S. citizens


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