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The Art of SEO, or Daylight Robbery.

If you have ever gone so much as near the idea of making a website of your own, you’d know what SEO is. For those of you who haven’t, it’s basically some made-up sh*t claiming to put your website in the first page of Google’s search results- That’s the nuts and bolts of it, basically. 1,598 more words

Group Experiment: Who's In?

Recently, I was talking to someone who told me they would write for sites like Constant Content if they could just figure out what to write about. 577 more words


Sole Proprietors: Hire Your Spouse and Deduct Your Healthcare Expenses on Schedule C

Reduce Income Tax and Self-Employment Tax with a Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)

A health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) is solely funded by an employer for the benefit of its employees.  507 more words

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Shareholder-Employee "Reasonable Compensation" in a S-Corporation

Some writers, publishers, illustrators and many other small business owners have been advised (or otherwise selected on their own) to operate as a Subchapter S corporation under the Internal Revenue Code.  805 more words

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No Deduction Allowed for Substantial Use of RV

Jackson, Tax Court Memo. 2014-160

The taxpayer was an insurance agent who specialized in selling insurance policies specific to recreational vehicles (RVs).  To gain access to RV owners, the taxpayer was a member of several RV clubs.  366 more words

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Who Pays Writers? Crowd-sourced list

Who Pays Writers?

An anonymous, crowd-sourced list of which publications pay freelance writers, and how much

Boston Globe. Report: $75 for a 500- to 1000-word op-ed essay online in 2015. 188 more words