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Arizona Tax Workshops, Meetings and Seminars

If you live near a state line, please look for tax workshops, meetings and seminars in nearby cities of the bordering state.

Basics of Federal Taxes for Your New Small Business

Avoid future headaches and costs by learning now about the basics of federal taxes for your new small business.

A series of four 2-hour workshops will cover these topics:

Session 1 – Tax Basics for Business

Date: September 22, 2015

  • Get an employer identification number and if you need one
  • Basic recordkeeping requirements and bookkeeping alternatives
  • Which business structure might work best for your business
  • What about e-filing and paying taxes electronically

Session 2 – Filing Business Taxes & Retirement Plans

Date: October 20, 2015

  • Calculate the net profit or loss for your business
  • Report business income and deductions on Schedule C or Schedule C-EZ
  • Claim a deduction for operating your business out of your home
  • Get a retirement plan for yourself and your employees

Session 3 – Employees & Contract Workers

Date: November 17, 2015

  • Determine if you have employees or independent contractors
  • Responsibilities if you have employees
  • Responsibilities if you have independent contractors

Session 4 – Payroll Matters for Small Business

Date: December 15, 2015

  • What are wages
  • Calculate, pay and report payroll and withheld taxes
  • Unemployment taxes
  • Determine a worker’s tax status

Registration: Call Andrew Zollman at 928-373-6480 or email
Sponsored By: Yuma County Library


Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Yuma County Library, Meeting Room C, 2951 S. 21st Drive, Yuma, AZ 85364

Starting Your Business Series: Small Business Taxation

Learn how to effectively operate your business to avoid the mistakes made when filing your taxes. Become tax efficient, not tax deficient. Other subjects for discussion: keeping records, expenses, reporting income, current tax laws and related information. IRS supplies publications for attendees. Part of the “Starting Your Business Series” on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month! Kindly RSVP as seating is limited!

Registration: Visit the Mesa Public Library, call Sarah Prosory at 480-644-3726 or email
Sponsored By: Mesa Public Library


Date: October 8, 2015
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Mesa Public Library - Red Mountain Branch – ThinkSpot, 635 N Power Road, Mesa, AZ 85205

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