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Nevada 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.

CARSON CITY

Title: Start Up Basics
Date: October 16; November 13; December 11, 2014
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Northern Nevada Development Authority Office, 704 W Nye Lane, Suite 201, Carson City, NV 89703
Contact: Kathy Carrico; Phone: 800-240-7094; Email: kcarrico@unr.edu
Event Information: This free workshop is for individuals who want to start a business but don’t know how to get started.

Topics include:

  • Your Personal Goals – Having the Right Attitude
  • Testing and Evaluating Your Idea
  • Legal Structures and Issues
  • Marketing Your Product/Services
  • Financial Planning
  • Funding Your Business
  • Putting a Business Plan Together
  • Launching Your Business
IRS is providing handouts for participants. To register online, visit the Nevada Small Business Development Center website  or call 800-240-7094 or 775-784-4436.
Sponsored By: Nevada Small Business Development Center

Title: NxLeveL for Entrepreneurs
Date: August 7 – October 30, 2014 (Thursdays)
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Business Resource Innovation Center, 108 East Proctor Street, Carson City, NV 89701
Contact: Kathy Carrico; Phone: 800-240-7094; Email: kcarrico@unr.edu
Event Information:
NxLeveL for Entrepreneurs is a 13-week, 39-hour course that gives entrepreneurs the professional knowledge and management skills they need to grow an existing business. Participants will learn to identify feasible opportunities for profitable and sustainable growth, and bring them to fruition by preparing a comprehensive business plan based on proven market research, financial management and project management.

Topics include:

  • Introduction, Overview and Entrepreneurship
  • Planning and Research: Entrepreneurial Essentials
  • Planning and Research: Entrepreneurial Essentials: Business Research
  • Organizational Matters: Management and Legal Structure
  • Marketing: Analysis and Understanding
  • Marketing: Strategies, Tactics and Implementation
  • Financial Overview: Books, Records & Controls
  • Managing Your Money: Financial Planning and Budgets
  • Managing Your Money: Developing and Using Cash Flow Projections
  • Managing Your Money: Understanding and Using Your Financial Statements
  • Financing Your Business: Sources of Money
  • Green Business Opportunities: Environmental Solutions
  • Your Business Future: Negotiating, Managing Growth and Plan Completion

Please note that classes will be held once a week on 13 consecutive Thursday evenings from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. from August 7 through October 30, 2014. Fee: $295. IRS Stakeholder Liaison will provide handouts for participants attending these sessions. Any fees charged are by the sponsoring organization and not the IRS. To register online, visit the Nevada Small Business Development Center website or call 800-240-7094.
Sponsored By: Nevada Small Business Development Center

HENDERSON

Title: Ask the Advisor Tax Seminar
Date: September 16; October 21, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Nevada Department of Taxation, 2550 Paseo Verde Parkway, Henderson, NV 89074
Event Information: This class is free to all small business owners and parking is free. The workshop will include: &quotWhat You Need to Know about Federal Taxes and Your New Business,&quot as well as, Nevada state tax reporting and a presentation by SCORE and the Nevada Treasurer's Office for Unclaimed Property. IRS Stakeholder Liaison is partnering with a local tax practitioner to conduct the IRS segment. For more information, visit the Nevada Department of Taxation website. To reserve seating, please contact the Department of Taxation at 702-486-2354.
Sponsored By: Nevada Department of Taxation

LAS VEGAS

Title: NxLeveL for Micro-Entrepreneurs (Spanish)
Date: August 14 – November 20, 2014
Time: : 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Las Vegas Latin Chamber of Commerce, 300 North 13th Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Contact: Kathy Carrico; Phone: 775-784-4436; Email: kcarrico@unr.edu
Event Information: This is a 15-session course and covers the following:

  • What is required to be a successful entrepreneur
  • How to develop and test your business concept
  • How to select the best option for business input
  • How to organize and manage your business
  • Research and market your business
  • How to understand and get your financials in order
  • How and when to get funding for your business
  • How to determine the viability of your business concept
  • Relationship with other entrepreneurs

Please note that classes will be held once a week on 15 consecutive Thursday evenings from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. starting August 14 and ending November 20, 2014.  For more information, visit the Nevada Small Business Development Center website.
Sponsored By: Nevada Small Business Development Center

Title: 2014 Governor's Conference for Small Business
Date: September 19, 2014
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Rio Hotel and Casino, 3700 West Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV
Contact: Carrie Foley; Phone: 702-486-2754; Email: Cfoley@business.nv.gov
Event Information: The 3rd Annual Governor's Conference on Small Business, hosted by the State of Nevada Department of Business and Industry, is a comprehensive small business resource event designed for entrepreneurs seeking to start or grow an existing business. Conference participants will have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders and experts during six informative and interactive panel discussions and can interface with 100+ service providers, development authorities and government entities, including IRS Stakeholder Liaison, at the Business Resource Center. A luncheon featuring special guest speakers and a keynote address by Governor Brian Sandoval will conclude the conference. For more information and to register, please visit the Growing Business in Nevada website.
Sponsored By: Nevada Department of Business & Industry

Title: Las Vegas EMPLEO (Employment, Education & Outreach)
Date: September 23, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, 2800 St Louis Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89104
Contact: Alba Jarrett; Phone: 702-928-1267; Email: Jarrett.Alba@dol.gov
Event Information: Free one-day seminar.

Topics include:

  • IRS - Identity theft and third party payers
  • Federal Employee Benefits Security Administration: Health or Affordable Care Act
  • Nevada ACA accessing affordable insurance through Nevada’s Health link
  • Federal Wage and Hour Laws including Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Nevada Wage & Hour Law: Overview of Nevada Wage and Hour Law
  • Federal Safety and Health: Hazard Communication Standard
  • Nevada Safety and Health: Introduction to Safety and Health
  • Federal Equal Employment Discrimination Law
  • Nevada Employment Discrimination Law
  • Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation: Governor’s
    Workforce Investment Board Industry Sector Councils
  • Consulate of Mexico: “Consular Protection & Labor Rights”

Space is limited so register by phone: 702-928-1267 or email: jarrett.alba@dol.gov.
Sponsored By: Department of Labor - Wage and Hour Division

Title: Committed to our Business Community 2014
Date: September 25, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Event Information: Agenda includes: Opening Ceremony Mayor Goodman, Breakout sessions, and resource tables. IRS, Stakeholder Liaison will be one of the speakers in the breakout sessions. This event is free.
Sponsored By: Regional Business Development Advisory Council (Clark County)

Title: How to Start a Business
Date: September 25, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Las Vegas - Clark County Library, 7060 West Windmill Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89113
Event Information: This seminar introduces you to the concepts of starting a new business and covers the following questions:

  • Am I right for business
  • How do you test your business idea
  • Should you organize as a corporation, LLC or sole proprietor
  • How much cash do you need for start-up
  • Who will be your customer
  • Should you write a business plan

For more information, please visit the SCORELV website or call 702-388-6104.
Sponsored By: SCORE Las Vegas

Title: How to Start a Business
Date: October 8, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Las Vegas Library, 833 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Event Information: This seminar introduces you to the concepts of starting a new business and covers the following questions:

  • Am I right for business
  • How do you test your business idea
  • Should you organize as a corporation, LLC or sole proprietor
  • How much cash do you need for start-up
  • Who will be your customer
  • Should you write a business plan

For more information, please visit the SCORELV website or call 702-388-6104.
Sponsored By: SCORE Las Vegas

Title: How to Start & Operate a Home Based Business
Date: November 8, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Small Business Administration, Conference Room, 300 South 4th Street, Suite 400, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Event Information: This seminar is for those who have decided to base their business in their home. The seminar covers topics such as licenses, taxes, insurance as well as marketing, sales and other item unique to a home based business. For more information, please visit the SCORELV website or call 702-388-6104.
Sponsored By: Score Las Vegas

MESQUITE

Title: How to Start & Operate a Home Based Business
Date: October 18, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Mesquite Library, 121 West 1st Street North, Mesquite, NV 89027
Event Information: This seminar is for those who have decided to base their business in their home. The seminar covers topics such as licenses, taxes, insurance as well as marketing, sales and other item unique to a home based business. For more information, please visit the SCORELV website or call 702-388-6104.
Sponsored By: Score Las Vegas

RENO

Title: Ask the Advisor Tax Seminars
Date: October 15, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Department of Taxation, 4600 Kietzke Lane, Bldg. B, Room 111, Reno, NV 89501 
Event Information: All classes will include information taxpayers need to know of how their account is handled within the Department of Taxation, the taxpayer's responsibilities and will offer an opportunity to get answers to tax questions. The class will also include a segment from the IRS called &quotFederal Wage Reporting.&quot Reservations recommended since seating is limited. Please call 775-687-9981.
Sponsored By: Nevada Department of Taxation

Title: NxLeveL for Micro Entrepreneurs
Date: September 9 – December 16, 2014
Time: 5:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Redfield Campus, Nell J. Redfield Bldg. A, Room 230, 18600 Wedge Parkway,
Reno, NV 89557
Contact: Kathy Carrico; Email: kcarrico@unr.edu
Event Information:
NxLeveL for Micro Entrepreneurs is a 15-week, 45-hour course designed for people serious about operating a profitable business. NxLeveL for Micro Entrepreneurs can help people turn a hobby into a business; it can help people sort their business ideas into a plan of action. NxLeveL for Micro Entrepreneurs is all about presenting options and strategies for achieving self-sufficiency through self-employment, with an emphasis on learning and meeting professional standards for financial management, marketing and customer service. NxLeveL’s practical “learn it today, use it tomorrow” approach will help them build a solid foundation for success. NxLeveL for Micro Entrepreneurs is all about Business Plan Basics.

Please note that classes will be held on 15 consecutive Tuesday evenings from 5:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. starting September 9 and ending on December 16, 2014. Fee: $295. IRS Stakeholder Liaison will provide handouts for participants attending these sessions. Any fees charged are by the sponsoring organization and not the IRS. For more information and online registration, visit the Nevada Small Business Development Center website or call 800-240-7094 or 775-784-6879.
Sponsored By: Nevada Small Business Development Center


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