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Minnesota 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.

Employment Taxes & Employer Responsibilities Seminar

This class, presented by IRS, Minnesota Department of Revenue and Unemployment Insurance Tax experts, will give you a guided tour through the maze of state and federal employment tax and other reporting requirements.

Seminar topics covered include:

  • In-Depth Discussions of:
    • Worker Status: Who’s an “Independent Contractor” and who’s not
    • Tax Withholding and Deposit rules
    • Quarterly and Annual Report Filing Requirements
    • Unemployment Insurance Tax Rate Assignment & Wage Reporting
  • Overviews of:
    • Labor Standards (“Wage & Hour”)
    • Worker's Compensation Insurance
    • The New Hire Reporting Rules
    • Department of Homeland Security (formerly INS) Requirements

Registration: Visit the Minnesota Unemployment Insurance website; Contact: Gary Johnson; Phone: 651-259-7220; Email: deed.tax@state.mn.us
Sponsored by: Minnesota Business Tax Education Partnership

Entrepreneurial Essentials

Tax workshops are now offered in coordination with our partnering organizations. This seminar takes a realistic look at whether you are ready to be an entrepreneur and the basic steps to get started.

Topics include:

  • Myths about entrepreneurship
  • Feasibility
  • Importance of a business plan
  • Business financing
  • Basic legal requirements for start-up
  • Resources available

The workshops are presented in collaboration with the South Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center.

Registration: Visit the South Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center website for dates and times.
Sponsored By: South Central MN Small Business Development Center - Regional Center

MANKATO

Location: Mankato WorkForce Center, 1200 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 1600A, Mankato, MN 56001
Contact: Julie Nelson; Phone: 507-389-8875; Email: julie.nelson@mnsu.edu

Starting a Business

Tax workshops are now offered in coordination with our partnering organizations. Learn business basics through presentations given by SCORE mentors, Northeast Minnesota Small Business Development Center and business professionals. IRS Stakeholder Liaison provides small business materials. For more information, contact the agencies listed below.

MINNEAPOLIS

Registration: Visit the Minneapolis SCORE website; Contact: Chapter Chair; Phone: 952-938-4570; Email: minneapolis@score-mn.org
Sponsored By: Minneapolis SCORE Chapter 2

Registration: Visit the Northeast Minnesota Small Business Development Center website for dates and times; Contact: UMD CED; Phone: 218-726-7298; Email: umdced@d.umn.edu
Sponsored By: UMD Center for Economic Development

ST. PAUL

Registration: Visit the St. Paul SCORE website; Contact: Chapter Chair; Phone: 651-632-8937; Email: stpaul@scorevolunteer.org
Sponsored By: SCORE St. Paul


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