As children it was the bogeyman in the closet that represented our worst fears. Teen years brought with them countless angst-ridden crises that we could look back on with amusement a few years later when they were superseded by grown-up worries over genuinely serious matters of careers, relationships and identity.
As we grew into adulthood and prosperity, most of us have overcome
all of these anxieties - except for cringing in anticipation of the biggest
bogeyman of all that makes an appearance around this time of year.
Don’t be caught off guard by his or her nondescript business
garb. None except perhaps the Grim Reaper himself can chill the spine of
businessmen more than the appearance of the frightful IRS
The specter looms larger with each year’s approach of April
15. Although many business owners who have survived encounters with this
merciless beast, none would care to repeat the experience.
So it might be worthwhile taking a couple of minutes to read
the following advice
from entrepreneurs about avoiding an IRS tax audit.