Glossary of Terms

Common Tax Terms

To help you with some common tax terms, we’ve provided the following links from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and others. We are providing these links as a service to you. The views reflected on these sites may not necessarily reflect those of Casey Peterson, Ltd.

If you have questions about any accounting related terms, get in touch and let the tax advisors, accountants, and CPAs at Casey Peterson, Ltd. answer your questions.



IRS Understanding Taxes
Developed as an online learning source for students, this glossary explains the most common tax terms in simple terms.

Kiplinger Tax Terms You Should Know
More than 100 tax terms you should know and understand.


IRS Tax Information for Businesses
A comprehensive tax resource from the IRS for businesses and those who are self-employed.

Entrepreneur Magazine's Tax Terms for Business
Business terms from Entrepreneur Magazine.

Investopedia Tax Terms
Investopedia is one of the country’s largest educational websites on investing and financial news.

Business Dictionary
Created by WebFinance, Inc., this educational resource provides information on common terms for businesses.


IRS for Charities
Comprehensive resource of IRS requirements for charities and other non-profits.

IRS Basics for Tax Exempt Organizations
The IRS has an entire website dedicated to organizations exempt from withholding of federal income tax.

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