Offers Help for Small Businesses
IRS Press Release IR-2005-51, April 25, 2005
— In recognition of National Small Business Week, the Internal
Revenue Service announces an abundance of free resources available
to assist the nation’s 45 million small business and self-employed
taxpayers with their tax responsibilities. And, they are all just
a mouse-click away.
small business section of IRS.gov provides a one-stop resource
for information on starting and operating a business. On this
site taxpayers can:
about employment tax requirements.
Make tax payments.
Find out how to set up and distribute retirement plans.
View a streaming video of a small business tax workshop.
Order free products like a tax calendar or small business resource
“Running a business is a big responsibility and the IRS
wants to help ease the process for this dynamic group of taxpayers,”
said Kevin M. Brown, commissioner of the IRS Small Business/Self-Employed
Division. ”In an effort to save businesses money and reduce
their paperwork burden, over the last year, the IRS has implemented
a number of initiatives to simplify tax forms.”