Tax Tips For Authors

If you are pursuing a career as an author and it is not a hobby, then you can write certain expenses off your taxes. Basic Office Supplies: Pencils, pens, printer paper, ink, notebooks, paper clips, staples, etc… Do not write off your kid’s schools supplies. Office Equipment: Laptop, computer, printer, fax machine, flash-drive. Postage: Stamps, shipping, shipping supplies. Research: Magazines, books, dictionaries, thesaurus, trade … [Read more...]

Author Taxes

If you are pursuing a career as an author and it is not a hobby, then you can write certain expenses off your taxes. Start now and keep up with these items each year: Basic Office Supplies: Pencils, pens, printer paper, ink, notebooks, paper clips, staples, etc… Do not write off your kids schools supplies. Office Equipment: Laptop, computer, printer, fax machine, flash-drive. Postage: Stamps, shipping, shipping supplies. Research: … [Read more...]

How Much Do Authors Make?

Have you ever wondered how much money authors really make? I'm sure that you have thought about it, which is perfectly fine. You are the kind of author that believes in improving your craft first, then earning a paycheck. At some point though, you need to make money. If you want to have a career as an author, here are the kind of earnings you can expect. Keep in mind, this is just an example. Before I explain what traditionally published … [Read more...]

“Author Taxes”

If you are pursuing a career as an author and it is not a hobby, then you can write certain expenses off your taxes. Start now and keep up with these items each year: Basic Office Supplies: Pencils, pens, printer paper, ink, notebooks, paper clips, staples, etc... Do not write off your kids schools supplies. Office Equipment: Laptop, computer, printer, fax machine, flash-drive. Postage: Stamps, shipping, shipping … [Read more...]