Car Depreciation for 1099 Contractors and Car-Sharers

Carsharing presents a great opportunity for people with cars sitting in their driveway and for entrepreneurs looking to compete with traditional car-rental services. In addition, there can be key tax benefits. If you’ve earned money this year from sharing your car on Relay Rides, Turo, or Maven, you should know that you may be eligible to take a deduction on your taxes for your vehicle. The tax code’s vehicle Section 179 deduction could potentially save you a lot of money on your taxes. Here is […] […]

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How to Find the Best Tax Professional for Your Business

Working with an expert can save you from learning from your own mistakes. And having a tax advisor is a smart choice that can lead to a lot of benefits for your business. Tax advisors aren’t just for tax preparation. They can provide guidance on multiple areas of your business and help steer you towards […]

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Uber Tax Deductions List for Drivers

Tax season is right around the corner, and with that, you may be thinking about ways you can save on your taxes. As an Uber driver, you are generally considered a contract employee or self-employed. Though some states are trying to change that, Uber maintains its drivers are self-employed. As a self-employed taxpayer, you can […]

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Tax Mistakes To Avoid – Get Your Taxes Right The First Time

If you participate in the Sharing Economy, be it opening up your home on Airbnb or sharing your car on Turo, you know that it can be very rewarding. While you may enjoy running your business, the bottom line is you are generating an income. This income, regardless of if it is part time or […]

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Sharing Economy Tax Tips – Get The Most Out Of Your Tax Pro

Many people only associate their tax advisor with tax preparation. However, the benefits of working with a tax advisor go well beyond tax preparation, especially for your Sharing Economy business. Whether you are full time or part time in your Sharing Economy business, having the right support when it comes to finances and taxes is […]

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The Best Way To Pay Your Sharing Economy Taxes

Your tax bill can be a real pain. You spend all of this time gathering your information, meeting with your tax professional, crunching numbers, preparing them, filing them, and in the end paying them, it takes a lot of energy and for some stress. Nobody likes to pay taxes, and the fact that the tax […]

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Tax Preparation For Peer-To-Peer Car Sharing Turo & Getaround

Peer-to-peer car sharing platforms like Turo and Getaround  are popular car rental sites for people who want to earn extra income renting out their car. People use sites like Turo and Getaround for a variety of reasons; they want to make extra income, or perhaps they want to use the service to help pay for […]

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Using Mileage Tracking to Maximize Tax Savings

Guest Blog Post By: Andy Pillsbury, VP SherpaShare Mileage tracking can help freelancers secure deductions of $6,000 or more on taxes.  The following outlines how apps such as Simple and other can help you maximize deductions. What is mileage tracking and how does that relate to saving money on taxes? The IRS allows freelancers to […]

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NEW Host Tax Essentials Kit
Everything you Need for Airbnb Taxes

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