Your guide to small business taxes.

Over the years, we've had countless conversations with business owners across the country about money management, taxes, and more. Inspired by these conversations, we curated a small business resource hub that answers some of the most frequently asked questions from all types of business owners.

Start planning for tax time

How to save for small business taxes

Getting blindsided by a big tax bill can interrupt your cash flow. Saving year-round means paying with confident and keeping your operation smooth.

The big list of U.S small business tax credits

Every dollar in tax credits saves you a dollar on your taxes and can even turn your tax bill into a refund.

17 big tax deductions (write offs) for for businesses

You've heard of "spend money to make money," but what about "spend money to save money"? That's the case with tax deductions and you won't want to leave any on the table.

Got questions you want answered by a tax pro?

Our in-house tax and bookkeeping professionals can help give you clarity on your questions about income taxes, sales tax, even payroll taxes. Submit your question in the Messages feed of your Bench account and our team of experts will respond with your answer.

Make the most of some unexpected deductions

Home Office Tax Deductions (FAQs)

Free money sounds too good to be true. But that’s exactly what your new business could be eligible for with these small business grants.

How to Deduct Travel Expenses (with Examples)

A business loan gives you an injection of cash that can set you up for success, but equally important is choosing the right loan for you.

How to Deduct Personal Appearance Expenses

Lines of credit are more flexible and sometimes cheaper than loans. We’ve broken down the best options to choose from.

Free resources for navigating your business taxes

Tax return checklist

Don't know where to start with your tax return? Our checklist gives you a step-by-step process to follow so you're doing things in the right order.

Tax deductions checklist

Plan your purchases or better understand your past accounting with a convenient PDF checklist of tax deductions.

Take our 1099 quiz

Unsure if you need to send 1099 forms for transactions from this year? With a few questions, we've got your answer.

Cut through the complicated language of tax forms

A Small Business Owner's Guide to the QBI Deduction

For select businesses, easy tax savings are just one form away. Rather than figure out how to take advantage of this on your own, check out our simple guide.

Schedule A: A Guide to the Itemized Deduction

Choosing between the standard and itemized deduction is a big choice small business owners make every tax filing. We've got the low down on what they are and how to choose between them.

Section 179 Deduction: A Simple Guide

Make a big purchase for your business? For new equipment, machinery, or other capital assets, you can maximize the deduction this year using the Section 179 deduction.

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