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New York 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.

AMHERST

Title: Starting & Managing Your Own Business
Date: March 28, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Amherst Library Audubon, 350 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228
Contact: Steven Martin; Phone: 716-551-4301; Email: positive-way@msn.com 
Event Information: A full-day workshop featuring SCORE and local expert speakers, covering business topics critical to every start-up business.

Topics include:

  • Services provided by the Small Business Administration and SCORE
  • Create a business plan
  • Determine your market and how to conduct market research
  • Read and understand financial reports
  • Legal organization best for your business and minimize your liability exposure
  • Minimize your financial risk with insurance and how to select an insurance broker
  • Federal and state tax considerations you must conform to
  • Secure financing and what role does the SBA play

Pre-registration is required. Cost: $30; Veterans free. IRS partners with SCORE to provide small business materials. This workshop is limited to 25 attendees.
Sponsored By: SCORE - Buffalo Niagara

BRONX

Title: Tax Essentials for a New Business
Date: April 20 - 27, 2015 (Monday & Wednesday)
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park, Bronx, NY 10468
Contact: Clarence Stanley; Phone: 718-960-8697; Email: Clarence.Stanley@lehman.cuny.edu
Event Information: Lehman College Small Business Development Center will host a 3 session workshop. This course reviews the rules and regulations concerning the taxation of business entities, such as individual proprietorship, partnerships and corporations. It is essential for anyone who owns/operates their own business, as well as bookkeepers or accountants who are interested in starting a business. IRS material will be utilized for the presentation and IRS material will be distributed and reference during the course. The following IRS topics will be discussed:

  • Lesson 1 -What you need to know about federal taxes and your new business
  • Lesson 2 - How to set up and run your business so paying taxes isn't a hassle

Sponsored By: Lehman College

Title: Introduction of Business & Individual Tax and Business Booking Keeping
Date: March 3 – May 12, 2015 (10 sessions)
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Location: Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park, Bronx, NY 10468
Contact: Clarence Stanley; Phone: 718-960-8697; Email: Clarence.Stanley@lehman.cuny.edu
Event Information: Lehman College Small Business Development Center and Adult Continuing Adult Education will host 10 series workshops. The importance of record keeping will be highlighted. The workshops will include and address IRS topics such as:

  • What you need to know about federal taxes
  • How to file and pay your taxes using a computer
  • What you need to know about Federal Unemployment Taxes (FUTA)

Several other business tax requirements will be presented during the 10 workshops. IRS resources will be reference and material distributed.
Sponsored By: Lehman College

BROOKLYN

Title: How to Start a Virtual/Mobile Business
Date: March 4 - 18, 2015 (Wednesdays)
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Church Avenue Merchant And Block Association, 2211 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226
Contact: Adrienne Blank; Phone: 718-282-0108 ext. 79296; Email: AdrienneB@camba.org
Event Information: The course will discuss how to use the tablets and mobile applications to operate your business. Topics include: how to use IRS electronic calendars to ensure timely filing and payment, the importance of record keeping, how to accept credit cards, track sales & expenses and use sales data to develop a social media marketing strategy. IRS reference material will be utilized for presentation.
Sponsored By: Church Avenue Merchant Block Association, visit the Queens BOC Network website.

Title: Tax Breaks for Your Business
Date: March 19, 2015
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Carroll Gardens Associates, Inc., 201 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Contact: Elizabeth Abreu; Phone: 212-264-2736; Email: Elizabeth.abreu@sba.gov 
Event Information: This free workshop will benefit existing small business owners, individuals getting started in business and those interested in going into business. It focuses on the fundamentals of federal taxes for small business owners, including entity choice, recordkeeping, business income and expenses and estimated tax. The seminar also references the basics of small business tax forms, including Form 1040 Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), Form 1040 Schedule SE, Self-Employment Tax and Form 1040-ES, Estimated Tax for Individuals. This small business tax workshop provides an opportunity to get answers to a wide range of tax questions on launching and growing a new business venture. IRS small business products will be distributed to attendees at the event.
Registration: Call Ben Fuller, Community Planner for Carroll Gardens Association at 718-243-9301 or email info@carrollgardensassociation.com  In your message, kindly include your full name, phone number and email address.
Sponsored By: Small Business Administration and Carroll Gardens Association, Inc.

Title: Small Business Compliance Forum (Polish)
Date: May 6, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Polish Slavic Center, 176 Center Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Contact: Bozena Masinska; Phone: 718-349-1033; Email: immigrationpsc@yahoo.com 
Event Information: The Polish Slavic Center in collaboration with the IRS will host a Polish Small Business Compliance Forum. Polish translators will be available. IRS Senior Stakeholder, Brenda Luke will address the Fresh Start and New Entrepreneur Initiatives, On-Line Payment Agreement and ID Theft. The panelist will also include speakers from various government agencies including IRS, Small Business Administration and U.S. Department of Labor.
Sponsored By: Polish Slavic Center

NEW YORK

Title: Small Business Compliance Forum (Chinese)
Date: March 5, 2015
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Chinatown Manpower, 70 Mulberry Street, New York, NY 10013
Contact: Larry Mei; Phone: 212-571-1690 ext. 246; Email: larrymei@cmpny.org 
Event Information: The Chinatown Manpower Project, in collaboration with the IRS, will host a Chinese Small Business Compliance Forum. Mandarin translators will be available. IRS Senior Stakeholder, Brenda Luke will address the Fresh Start and New Entrepreneur Initiatives, On-Line Payment Agreement and ID Theft. The panelist will also include speakers from various government agencies including IRS, Small Business Administration and U.S. Department of Labor.
Sponsored By: Manpower Chinatown Project

Title: Business Legal Structures
Date: March 12, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue, Lower Level, New York, NY 10016
Contact: Anne Lehmann; Phone: 212-592-7077; Email: annelehmann@nypl.org 
Event Information: This free seminar is designed to inform attendees about various business structures and to help them determine which type of entity is most suitable for their emerging or existing businesses. The seminar will benefit established businesses, those getting started and individuals anticipating going into business. IRS small business products will be available to all attendees at this event. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Should you have any questions, please reach Operations Manager Anne Lehmann by telephone at 212-592-7077 or by email at annelehmann@nypl.org.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library

WHITE PLAINS

Title: Tax Breaks for Your Business
Date: March 24, 2015
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Avenue, Auditorium, White Plains, NY 10601
Contact: Elizabeth Abreu; Phone: 212-264-2736; Email: Elizabeth.abreu@sba.gov 
Event Information: This free workshop will benefit existing small business owners, individuals getting started in business and those interested in going into business. It focuses on the fundamentals of federal taxes for small business owners, including entity choice, recordkeeping, business income and expenses and estimated tax. The seminar also references the basics of small business tax forms, including Form 1040 Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), Form 1040 Schedule SE, Self-Employment Tax and Form 1040-ES, Estimated Tax for Individuals. This small business tax workshop provides an opportunity to get answers to a wide range of tax questions on launching and growing a new business venture. IRS small business products will be distributed to attendees at the event.
Registration: Visit the White Plains Library website, call Sharon Rothman at 914-422-6979 or email SRothman@whiteplainslibrary.org. In your message, kindly include your full name, phone number and email address. Seating is limited.
Sponsored By: Small Business Administration and White Plains Public Library

Title: Business Legal Structures
Date: July 29, 2015
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Avenue, Auditorium, White Plains, NY 10601
Contact: Elizabeth Abreu; Phone: 212-264-2736; Email: Elizabeth.abreu@sba.gov 
Event Information: This free seminar is designed to inform attendees about various business structures and to help them determine which type of entity is most suitable for their emerging or existing businesses. The seminar will benefit established businesses, those getting started and individuals anticipating going into business. IRS small business products will be distributed to attendees at the event.
Registration: Visit the White Plains Library website or call Sharon Rothman at 914-422-6979 or email SRothman@whiteplainslibrary.org. In your message, kindly include your full name, phone number and email address. Seating is limited.
Sponsored By: Small Business Administration and White Plains Public Library


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