5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

Small business owners are awaiting details of a reported Republican deal on a tax overhaul, the details of which could come soon.

5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

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Small business owners are awaiting details of a reported Republican deal on a tax overhaul, the details of which could come soon.

5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

10:51am
Some small business owners may pay lower taxes under the Republican tax overhaul, but accountants and consultants will want to read the fine print carefully — once the details are finally settled. And some owners may want to consider changing their corporate structure if parts of the proposed changes go through.
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5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

Small business owners are awaiting details of a reported Republican deal in principle on a tax overhaul, the details of which could come soon.
National
10:51am

5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

Some small business owners may pay lower taxes under the Republican tax overhaul, but accountants and consultants will want to read the fine print carefully — once the details are finally settled. And some owners may want to consider changing their corporate structure if parts of the proposed changes go through.
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