When you work at home, organizing your income tax returns is a year-round task. Even if your tax returns are prepared by a professional, it is still up to you to save tax documentation (i.e. receipts, pay stubs, tax forms, etc.) all year long. This includes both self-employed folks and telecommuting employees, particularly if you plan to take a home office deduction on your tax returns.
But even if it is a year-round job, this is the time of year when we really need to check in on our progress. Read more about to keep your taxes organized.