As always, both federal and state tax laws are forever changing. The information below should provide a starting point – but you should consult with a tax professional for the most up-to-date information each year.

ArtBusiness.com offers tips on income tax, gift and estate tax issues.

Artstaxinfo.com offers downloadable checklists and worksheets for visual artists.

eHow has some very broad based tax tips for artists. Look in the left hand scroll bar for more information broken down by discipline.