In this section you'll find numerous links to IRS publications and informative websites that are valuable resources to help you run your business.

Publications

The following IRS publications are available in downloadable PDF format.

Publication 583Starting a Business and Keeping Records - This publication provides basic federal tax information and guidance on recordkeeping systems for business owners.

Publication 334, Tax Guide for Small Businesses (for individuals who use Schedule C or Schedule C-EZ) — This publication provides guidance for sole proprietors in filing and maintaining records for Form 1040, Personal Income Tax Return.

Publication 15Circular E, Employer's Tax Guide - This comprehensive publication covers employer's responsibilities for their employee's federal taxes, including employee withholdings and employer taxes.

Publication 15AEmployer's Supplemental Tax Guide - A supplement to Circular E, this publication contains specialized information about alternative methods of withholding tax and covers specific taxability issues.

Publication 15BEmployer's Guide to Fringe Benefits - A supplement to Publications 15 and 15A, 15B provides specialized information about the taxation of fringe benefits offered to employees.