Shake off the stress and steer through tax season with confidence. Our tax resource hub is here to help with everything from deadlines to deductions and filing support—all in one, easy-to-access place.

Explore the tax resource hub

Our tax resource hub is here to help with everything from deadlines to deductions and filing support—all in one, easy-to-access place.

Tax deadlines

Find your filing deadline and form instructions here, separated by filing type.

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Tax prep and filing

Helpful guides to get your business taxes prepared and filed.

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Free tools

Expert-tested tax guides and checklists to help you do your own filing prep.

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Tax FAQs

Our answers to frequently asked questions about getting ready for tax season.

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Income tax filing extension deadlines

Don't wait until the last minute to start prepping your financials for tax filing. Consider this your official filing cheatsheet.

S corporation and partnerships

September 15
If you filed for an extension, S corporation (Form 1120-S) and partnership (Form 1065) tax returns are due September 15.

Your deadline has passed! Read our guide to find out what happens after you miss the tax deadline.

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Sole proprietors and C corporations

October 17
If you filed for an extension, sole proprietors filing Schedule C (Form 1040) and C corporation returns (Form 1120) are due October 17.

Your deadline is fast approaching, so don't wait until the last minute to start prepping your financials. Allow yourself extra time to track down necessary documents to make the most of your available tax deductions.

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Everything you need to know about tax prep and filing

Here you'll find entity-specific tax guides, along with tips and best practices so you can stay informed this tax season.

Handy tools for tax season

Tackle tax season with our free checklists, calculators, and trackers.

On-Demand Webinar: Avoiding Tax Mistakes

The IRS sees small businesses make the same costly tax mistakes every year. Our tax experts share how you can avoid these errors.

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U.S. Small Business Tax Checklist

Not sure what documents you need for tax filing in 2022? Download our free tax checklist to find out what you need to gather specifically for your tax filing type.

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On-Demand Webinar: Navigating Tax Season 2022

Watch our free, on-demand webinar where we share what's new for small businesses this tax season and best practices for getting filing ready.


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Frequently asked tax season questions

See what other small business owners like you are asking this tax season, and what resources we have to help you out.

What tax deductions are available to small business owners like me?
Do I have to pay self-employment tax?
Should I make my LLC an S corp?
What are the tax advantages and disadvantages of an LLC?
Do I have to make estimated tax payments?
How much does it cost to file business taxes?

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