Self-Employment Tax Hub

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Self-Employment Tax
Calculators 2023

Here are some helpful calculators to help you estimate your
self-employment tax and eliminate any surprises.

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Automatically track your self-employed expenses year-round

Then easily import into TurboTax to get you every dollar you deserve.

More calculators
  • Self-Employed Tax Deductions Calculator

    Find deductions as a 1099 contractor, freelancer, creator, or if you have a side gig

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  • Tax Bracket Calculator

    Easily calculate your tax rate to make smart financial decisions

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  • W-4 Withholding Calculator

    Know how much to withhold from your paycheck to get a bigger refund

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Self-Employed Tax Resources
  • Self-Employment Tax: The Basics

    Get a better understanding of what self-employment taxes are, how much you'll be taxed, and why you'll need to pay them.

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  • Beginner’s Self-Employed Tax Guide

    From what business structure you’ll use to an overview of tax deductions, this guide will help you prepare for filing.

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  • Self-Employed Tax Tips

    Plan ahead for tax season with these tips for solopreneurs.

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Deductions for Self-Employed Businesses,
Contractors and Freelancers

Learn more about which expenses you can deduct with our Self-Employed Deduction Calculator
above or browse the articles below for more details on how to get a tax break.


Top Tax Write-offs for the Self-Employed

Whether you have a side gig, contract, or own a small business, you are entitled to certain tax write-offs which can benefit you during tax time.

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Top Tax Deductions for Photographers

From weddings to family photoshoots for the holidays
to graduation portraits, the travel, training, and equipment you invest in as a photographer can be deductible business expenses.

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Working at Home

Save your receipts as your business expenses can get you tax deductions. You may also deduct the costs associated with your home office and that can be a big tax break.

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Ways to Pay Less Self-Employment Tax

Want to see the lowest number possible on the self-employed tax calculator? Follow these tips to minimize your liability.

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Self-Employment Tax Prep

  • 1. Review earnings to determine if you're required to file self-employment taxes.

  • 2. Gather documentation for expenses and deductions.

  • 3. Use the self-employment tax calculator to estimate your refund.

  • 4. Complete the self-employment tax forms by the filing deadline.