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Fishman, Stephen

Overview
Works: 94 works in 751 publications in 3 languages and 53,588 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Law for laypersons  Handbooks and manuals  Reference works  Self-help publications  Contracts  Periodicals 
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 )

64 editions published between 1998 and 2020 in English and held by 5,590 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( )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in English and held by 4,604 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
Home business tax deductions : keep what you earn by Stephen Fishman( Book )

61 editions published between 2004 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 4,298 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
Consultant & independent contractor agreements by Stephen Fishman( )

44 editions published between 1998 and 2020 in English and held by 4,235 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
Deduct it! : lower your small business taxes by Stephen Fishman( Book )

50 editions published between 2004 and 2021 in English and held by 3,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deduct It! shows you how to maximize your business deductions -- quickly, easily, and legally. Easy to read and full of real-world examples, Deduct it! will pay for itself many times over. It covers deductions for: start-up and operating expenses; travel, meals, and entertainment; home offices; medical expenses; equipment and inventory and more. This book shows you how to avoid problems with the IRS, including having your business classified as a hobby. Whether your business is just starting or well established, this book is indispensable to your financial success
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 3,879 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
Every landlord's tax deduction guide by Stephen Fishman( )

54 editions published between 2005 and 2021 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,169 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
The copyright handbook : what every writer needs to know by Stephen Fishman( Book )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2021 in English and held by 2,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Copyright Handbook provides everything you need to protect yourself. The 13th edition is updated to provide the latest copyright regulations, forms and rules for filing a copyright application."--Provided by publisher
Tax deductions for professionals : [pay less to the IRS] by Stephen Fishman( )

55 editions published between 2006 and 2021 in English and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice to licensed professionals who are subject to special tax rules on maximizing tax deductions, including deductions for start-up expenses, operating expenses, health care costs, and retirement plan contributions
Copyright your software by Stephen Fishman( )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working with independent contractors by Stephen Fishman( Book )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2020 in English and held by 1,340 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
Every nonprofit's tax guide : how to keep your tax-exempt status & avoid IRS problems by Stephen Fishman( Book )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential tax reference book for every nonprofit Nonprofits enjoy privileges not available to other organizations. But these privileges come at a price: Nonprofits must comply with special IRS rules and regulations to maintain their tax-exempt status. Practical, comprehensive, and easy to understand, Every Nonprofit's Tax Guide explains ongoing and annual IRS compliance requirements for nonprofits. Whether you are just starting your nonprofit or are well established, you'll find all the information you need to avoid the most common issues nonprofits run into with the IRS
Web & software development : a legal guide by Stephen Fishman( )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 1,278 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( )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 1,252 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 1,227 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
Hiring independent contractors : the employers' legal guide by Stephen Fishman( )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,134 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
Nondisclosure agreements : protect your trade secrets and more by Richard Stim( )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plain-English legal information & forms you need to safeguard your business interests
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 884 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
Tax Guide for Gig Workers by Stephen Fishman( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every Airbnb host's tax guide by Stephen Fishman( Book )

8 editions published between 2018 and 2021 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Short-term rental hosts are entitled to many valuable deductions and other tax benefits. This book shows how to make the most out of a hosting business without risking problems with the IRS. Readers will learn everything they need to know about taxes, including: what deductions should be taken; how to report short-term rental income; how to deduct losses; and vacation home and tax-free rental rules"--
 
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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 & consultantsHome business tax deductions : keep what you earnConsultant & independent contractor agreementsDeduct it! : lower your small business taxesThe copyright handbook : how to protect and use written worksEvery landlord's tax deduction guideThe copyright handbook : what every writer needs to knowTax deductions for professionals : [pay less to the IRS]
Alternative Names
フィッシュマン, スティーブン

Languages
English (568)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)