Starting your own business can be a demanding and somewhat overwhelming task. Unfortunately, acquiring the knowledge of what forms need to be filed, which forms need to go where and what template to use for what can be a full-time job in itself.
The IRS provides hundreds of free small-business forms and publications to help small businesses and those that are self-employed manage every aspect of their business. Thankfully, each of them comes with detailed instructions.
While not all-inclusive, the list we’ve provided here gives small business owners a sampling of just some of the resources they might find most helpful. Keep in mind that it's important to consider the option of consulting a lawyer if you have any questions.
Forms for Filing and Paying Business Taxes, including:
- Starting and Operating a New Business
- General Business Expenses
- General Forms
- Specialized Forms
- Employee Benefits
The IRS also makes all of the above forms available in Spanish. Simply click here on Spanish-language Form Options to learn more.
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