I. Track income from each parent and the Child and Adult care Food Program.
II. Save the receipts for all business and personal purchases.
III. Mark what each item is on the receipt.
IV. Organize receipts by category, not month.
V. Keep track of how much time – each week – you use your home for business.
VI. Conduct a regular review (at least monthly) of your records.
VII. After filing your tax return, keep your records in a safe place for at least 7 years.
Use our e-book *Recordkeeping and Taxes* to help give you ideas. What little time you have for administrative tasks needs to be as efficient as possible. That means getting filing done, setting up new files, and keeping mileage logs up to date. Receipts, don’t forget receipts. File them by subject.best chromecast apps 2017
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