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Fishman, Stephen

Overview
Works: 83 works in 643 publications in 2 languages and 51,184 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Law for laypersons  Handbooks and manuals  Reference works  Self-help publications 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: KF2995, 346.730482
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Fishman
The public domain : how to find & use copyright-free writings, music, art & more by Stephen Fishman( Book )

58 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 5,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to find and use creative works without permission or fees, describing how to recognize whether or not a work is in the public domain
Working for yourself : law & taxes for independent contractors, freelancers & consultants by Stephen Fishman( )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in English and held by 4,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Offers the strategies and information needed to become an independent contractor, freelancer or consultant. It explains how to structure a business, negotiate contracts, ensure payments, and understand and pay taxes. The 8th edition includes the most current legal rules for contractors, as well as up-to-date tax information"--Provided by publisher
Consultant & independent contractor agreements by Stephen Fishman( )

40 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 4,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do-it-yourself information and forms for independent contractors and those who hire them to stay on the right side of the IRS and other government agencies. The eightth edition is updated to reflect the latest rules and regulations and includes a new chapter on agreements for social media consultants
The copyright handbook : how to protect and use written works by Stephen Fishman( Book )

51 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 3,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides forms and step-by-step instructions for protecting all types of written expression under U.S. and international copyright law
Home business tax deductions : keep what you earn by Stephen Fishman( Book )

53 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For any home business, claiming all the tax deductions you are entitled to is essential to your business's financial success. Don't miss out on the many valuable deductions you can claim. Here, you'll find out how to deduct: start-up costs; home office expenses; vehicles and travel expenses; entertainment and meals; medical expenses under Obamacare, and retirement expenses."--Page 4 of cover
Deduct it! : lower your small business taxes by Stephen Fishman( Book )

40 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 3,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information for maximizing business deductions and avoiding problems with the IRS
Every landlord's tax deduction guide by Stephen Fishman( )

42 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you own rental property, you should be taking advantage of the many tax write-offs available. Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide gives residential landlords the plain-English guide they need to save money on taxes -- without the services of a pricey accounting firm
Tax deductions for professionals by Stephen Fishman( )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in English and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice to professionals who are subject to special tax rules on deducting start-up expenses, operating expenses, health care costs, retirement plan contributions, and other expenses on their taxes
The copyright handbook : what every writer needs to know by Stephen Fishman( Book )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Copyright Handbook provides everything you need to protect yourself. The 12th edition is updated to provide the latest copyright regulations, forms and rules for filing a copyright application."--Provided by publisher
Copyright your software by Stephen Fishman( )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Web & software development : a legal guide by Stephen Fishman( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD-ROM contents: forms, contracts and agreements from the book in .RTF format: Acknowledgement of obligations; Copyright assignments; Independent contractor agreements: Favoring hiring firm ; Favoring consultant; Custom software development agreement; Employment agreements: For nontechnical employees ; For technical employees; Shrink-wrap end-user license agreement; Click-wrap end user agreement; License agreement; Linking agreement; Letter to new employer; Multimedia license agreement; Multimedia publicity/Privacy release; Nondisclosure agreements: Basic, For license, For Software beta tester, For visitor, For interview; Search request form; Forms in PDF format: CA, CON; Copyright document coversheet, PA; Short form PA, TX; Short form TX, VA; Short form VA
Software development : a legal guide by Stephen Fishman( )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work from home handbook : flex your time, improve your life by Diana Fitzpatrick( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the process of telecommuting or working from home, including issues such as which jobs best suit telecommuting, how to become a freelancer from home, and how to handle taxes
Working with independent contractors by Stephen Fishman( Book )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working With Independent Contractors also has everything you need to know to make sure that any independent contractor you hire is not considered your employee. Lawsuits in this area are very expensive. This book educates employers about how to hire employees legally, without risking legal trouble. With this book you can avoid misclassifying workers and learn how to: create a valid contract assess who qualifies as an independent contractor, and handle an IRS audit. Includes key forms, such as Worker Classification Checklist, all downloadable through a special link in the book
Hiring independent contractors : the employers' legal guide by Stephen Fishman( )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avoid the common pitfalls of working with independent contractors; classify workers correctly; prevent run-ins with the IRS; protect intellectual property; create a valid contract
Every nonprofit's tax guide : how to keep your tax-exempt status & avoid IRS problems by Stephen Fishman( Book )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Practical, comprehensive, and easy-to-understand, Every Nonprofit's Tax Guide explains ongoing and annual IRS compliance requirements for nonprofits, including: the new Form 990 and 990-EZ; conflicts of interest and compensation; charitable giving rules; unrelated taxable business income; lobbying and political activity restrictions; nonprofit bookkeeping; and other key tax rules."--Jacket
Nondisclosure agreements : protect your trade secrets and more by Richard Stim( )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plain-English legal information & forms you need to safeguard your business interests
Trademark : legal care for your business & product name by Stephen Fishman( )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your business name, the names of your key products, and your logos, packaging, and slogans all of these can function as trademarks that distinguish your business and its services and products. So it's important to choose your marks carefully and protect them vigilantly
Easy ways to lower your taxes : simple strategies every taxpayer should know by Stephen Fishman( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran "USA Today" financial columnist Block and Nolo tax writer Fishman explain, in plain-English, how to boost tax-free income, get a lower tax rate, defer paying taxes, and more
Inventor's guide to law, business & taxes by Stephen Fishman( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plain-English guide to running your invention business & preparing your taxes; manage your venture as a business; determine ownership of inventions; understand laws that protect inventions; save money with tax deductions
 
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The work from home handbook : flex your time, improve your life
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Working for yourself : law & taxes for independent contractors, freelancers & consultantsConsultant & independent contractor agreementsThe copyright handbook : how to protect and use written worksHome business tax deductions : keep what you earnDeduct it! : lower your small business taxesEvery landlord's tax deduction guideTax deductions for professionalsThe copyright handbook : what every writer needs to know
Alternative Names
フィッシュマン, スティーブン

Languages
English (495)

Spanish (1)