Freelancers

How the IRS Taxes Businesses and Entrepreneurs

There are essentially two ways the IRS taxes businesses and entrepreneurs. We'll explain them in as few words as possible in this post. The two primary tax structures Pass-Through Taxation: Most businesses are taxed as “pass-through” entities. This means the profits and losses of the company are passed through to the owners’ individual tax returns. [...]

Join Venture Legal at WordCamp Kansas City 2018

Our presentation was selected again for WordCamp Kansas City! Join us to learn the Five Legal Issues Every Freelancer Should Understand. You can buy tickets and learn about WordCamp on their website. The presentation: If you are running a freelance business in Kansas City (or even just moonlighting), you should consider how the law impacts what [...]

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Copyrights (Part 3)

Do you know what you can protect, how to secure your rights, and what constitutes copyright infringement? If not, then these three posts are for you! Part one covered what you can protect; part two explained how to secure your rights; and this post explores copyright infringement. What Constitutes Copyright Infringement Definition Copyright infringement occurs when [...]

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Copyrights (Part 2)

Do you know what you can protect, how to secure your rights, and what constitutes copyright infringement? If not, then these three posts are for you! Part one covered what you can protect; this post explains how to secure your rights; and part three will explore copyright infringement. How To Obtain a Copyright Registration isn’t [...]