We cover bookkeeping, tax and accounting issues for makers.
This blog post discusses Colorado's new Retail Delivery Fee (RDF) and how it impacts Etsy sellers. It includes information on what the tax is for, how it works, and who needs to be aware of it.
What every Etsy seller needs to know in 2022 about Etsy Marketplace Sales Taxes.
We explain the changes Etsy has made to fee breakdowns and reporting ready for 2022.
As part of the American Rescue Plan announced by President Biden, 1099-K thresholds have changed for some states which will affect many Etsy sellers.
Need a bit of a push to get your Etsy accounting done, so you can get back to doing what you love? We take a look at some Etsy accounting tips and tricks to help you get motivated.
We discuss how weighted averaging costs can be used to create really accurate unit costs for your inventory.
Not sure how the Etsy Payment Account page is calculated? Read our blog post for a complete rundown.
We walk you through the reasons why it's important for your small business to have a sales tax ID (or EIN) number.
Struggling with figuring out how to download the sales tax data you need from Etsy? We discuss how you can do this quickly and easily.
We show you how to locate and download totals for your spend on Etsy shipping fees.
We show you how to complete and file your Schedule C form (1040) using simple step by step instructions.
We explain, in simple terms, periodic and perpetual inventory systems and the pros and cons of each.
We discuss how cash based accounting may not be the best option for your handmade business.
State taxes can be a quagmire of rules and regulations - we discuss how it works and what you need to be aware of as a handmade seller.
We discuss the considerations around how to select the best bookkeeping software if you are a handmade business.
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