While many new businesses, especially freelancers and sole proprietors, tend to have a DIY attitude and want to do things themselves to save money, taxes are an area where you should absolutely defer to a professional.
Here are there small business tax considerations that will help you remain friendly with the tax man:
1. Hire an experienced accountant
Are you confident enough in your abilities to do your own business taxes? Are you sure your records are accurate? Did you take advantage of all the tax deductions available to you?
Unless you are an accountant, you should seriously consider hiring one. Your tax records are not something you should play around with, and failure to keep up to date and accurate records could land you in hot water with the government.
You have to consider the tax implications of your business.