Glossary: Draws

By | December 9th, 2015|Categories: Glossary|Tags: , , , |

In tax terminology, the term "draw" refers to money taken out of a sole proprietorship by the proprietor, or out of a partnership by a partner.

Choosing a Business Entity: What is Basis?

By | September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , , |

What is basis? Basis in a business can be thought of as a person's stake in that business.

Glossary: Capital Gain/Capital Loss

By | May 1st, 2015|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , , , , |

Glossary of tax terms: capital gain/capital loss

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No Form 8939 for Estates Yet

By | August 21st, 2011|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , , , |

(UPDATE 9/13/11: Form 8939 still has not been released, but the IRS has pushed back the filing deadline to January 17, 2012.  Click here for more info.) The IRS still hasn't released the new Form 8939 for estates created in 2010.  The form will be used to elect out of the estate tax for 2010 and to allocate [...]

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