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Table of Contents: Introduction Part I: The Basics- Starting a Business the Right Way Chapter 1. Turning an eBay Hobby into a Business Venture * Rules to Know Before Getting Started * Laws and Regulations that Favor Small Businesses * Qualifications for a Business * Writing a Business Plan Chapter 2. Choosing the Right Business Structure * Sole Proprietorship * Partnership * Limited Liability Company (LLC) * Corporations Chapter 3. Now that I¿ve Picked My Business Structure, What Do I Do Next? How to Form and Operate a New Business * Actions Needed for all Structures * Naming Your Business * Forming Structures Part II: Organize an eBay Business: Keeping Successful Records and Books Chapter 4. Why Keeping Good Records can Save Time and Money * IRS Advice * Recordkeeping Benefits Chapter 5. How to Get Started: Find the Best Recordkeeping Method * IRS Advice * What Records Should Include * How Long to Keep Records * Employee Records * Burden of Proof * Resources that can Help Chapter 6. Keeping and Maintaining Records and Books * Financial Statements * Bookkeeping * Tools for Recordkeeping * The Home Office Deduction Part III: Taxes, Deductions, and Loopholes Chapter 7. Taxes- Levels, Concerns, and Formalities * Do I Need an Accountant? * Tax Levels * Filing Taxes * Different Types of Taxes Chapter 8. Deductions- A Business¿ Lifesaver * Types of Income * What is a Deduction? * Hidden Business Deductions * Home Office Deduction Chapter 9. Loopholes- The Insider Secrets You Need to Know * How to Find Loopholes * Phantom Loss * Finding Loopholes Through Deductions * Resources That Can Help Conclusion
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Electronic commerce -- Taxation -- United States.
Small business -- Taxation -- United States.