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South Carolina 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.

COLUMBIA

Title: Start-Up Business Tax Workshop
Date: September 18, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Midlands Technical College, CT 105, 151 Powell Road, Columbia, SC 29203
Event Information: The Internal Revenue Service, South Carolina Department of Revenue, and South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce provide South Carolina’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all. This Start-Up Business Tax Workshop will concentrate on topics specific to help the entrepreneur who has never been in business and is looking for the basic first steps to get going in the right direction when it comes to important issues such as:

  • Applying for an Employer Identification Number (EIN)
  • Recordkeeping
  • Bookkeeping & Accounting
  • Selecting a form of business organization (sole proprietor, partnership, corporation, etc)

The entrepreneur will also learn the basics of calculating a net profit or loss for tax purposes as well as self-employment tax and making estimated tax payments. Pre-registration is required. There is a non-refundable $35 fee paid to Midlands Tech. This fee includes any materials or handouts provided in class. There is free parking at this location. To register, visit the Midlands Technical College website.

NOTE: The class may be cancelled due to bad weather or insufficient attendance to conduct the workshop. Please call 803-732-0432 to find out other registration options or to check class availability. This class is taught by an instructor who is qualified to practice before the IRS. Class participation along with Q&A may take the class longer.
Sponsored By: Midlands Technical College - South Carolina State Employees Association

Title: Tax Implications for Small Business under the Affordable Care Act
Date: September 25, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Midlands Technical College, 151 Powell Road, Columbia, SC 29203
Contact Phone: 803-732-0432
Event Information: This tax workshop will focus specific aspects of the Affordable Care Act to help the small business community understand how to get going in the right direction when it comes to important issues such as:

  • Types of mandates
  • Related recordkeeping
  • Exchanges
  • Important deadlines
  • Implications may depend on the form of business organization (sole proprietor, partnership, corporation, etc.)
  • Payments, credits and penalties
  • Exempt status
  • Smokers
  • Resources
  • Additional information

Pre-registration is required. There is a non-refundable $59 fee paid to Midlands Tech. This fee includes any materials or handouts provided in class. There is free parking at this location. To register, visit the Midlands Technical College website.

NOTE: The class may be cancelled due to bad weather or insufficient attendance to conduct the workshop. Please call 803-732-0432 to find out other registration options or to check class availability. This class is taught by an instructor who is qualified to practice before the IRS. Class participation along with Q&A may take the class longer.
Sponsored By: Midlands Technical College, Internal Revenue Service, and SC Society of Enrolled Agents

Title: In-Business Tax Workshop
Date: October 16, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Midlands Technical College, CT 105, 151 Powell Road, Columbia, SC 29203
Event Information: The Internal Revenue Service, South Carolina Department of Revenue, and South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce provide South Carolina’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all. This In-Business Tax Workshop will concentrate on topics specific to help the entrepreneur who has started their business and is looking for a refresher or help to understand the following topics:

What You Need to Know About Federal Taxes When Hiring Employees/Contractors:

  • Employee vs. Independent Contractor
  • Payer Responsibilities
  • Verify Employee Information
  • State New Hire Registry
  • File Forms W-2 Online/FIRE System

How to Manage Your Payroll:

  • Wages Subject to Employment Taxes
  • Accountable vs. Non-accountable Plans

Also discussed is how to make tax deposits and file a return to report your payroll taxes. Pre-registration is required. There is a non-refundable $35 fee paid to Midlands Tech. This fee includes any materials or handouts provided in class. There is free parking at this location. To register, visit the Midlands Technical College website.

NOTE: The class may be cancelled due to bad weather or insufficient attendance to conduct the workshop. Please call 803-732-0432 to find out other registration options or to check class availability. This class is taught by an instructor who is qualified to practice before the IRS. Class participation along with Q&A may take the class longer. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit and is not intended for tax professionals.
Sponsored By: Midlands Technical College - South Carolina State Employees Association

DUNCAN

Title: Small Business Tax Workshop
Date: September 17, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Spartanburg Community College, Room 354C, Tyger River Campus, 1875 E Main Street, Duncan, SC 29334
Contact Phone: 864-592-6318
Event Information: This workshop is designed for the small business owner, manager, or the self-employed. Explore business use of home, independent contractors vs. employees, employment taxes, tax forms, and electronic filing methods. Information on recordkeeping, types of business entities, Schedules C & SE, and employment taxes will be covered. The employment tax segment provides an overview of Forms 941 & 940, including e-file, EFTPS due dates, and both Federal and State Tax Employment issues will be covered. A representative from the South Carolina Department of Revenue and the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce to present on state tax topics. IRS will provide small business materials for the workshop. To register for this FREE workshop, please call 864-592-6318.
Note: Workshops may be cancelled due to insufficient registration or poor weather. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit.
Sponsored By: Clemson Small Business Development Center – Spartanburg Office

GREENVILLE

Title: Small Business Tax Workshop
Date: November 20, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Greenville Area Small Business Development Center hosts at the One Building, 1 North Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601
Contact: Leslie Armstrong; Phone: 864-370-1545; Email: clemsonsbdc@clemson.edu
Event Information:
This workshop is designed for the small business owner, manager or the self-employed. Explore business use of home, independent contractors vs. employees, employment taxes, tax forms and electronic filing methods. Information on recordkeeping, types of business entities, Schedules C & SE and employment taxes will be covered. The employment tax segment provides an overview of Forms 941 and 940, including e-file, EFTPS due dates, and
both Federal and State Tax Employment issues will be covered.

South Carolina Department of Revenue and South Carolina Department of Employment Workforce will present the state tax topics. Federal tax topics will be discussed from 9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m. Lunch will be on your own and SCDOR and SCDEW topics will be discussed from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Registration Fee is $10 which includes parking vouchers Richardson Garage located directly behind the building, packet of materials, speaker fees, and light refreshments (coffee and water). To reserve a seat please register online on the Clemson Small Business Development Center website. For more information, contact Leslie Armstrong at the telephone number or email address listed above.

Note: Workshops may be cancelled due to insufficient registration or poor weather. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit.
Sponsored By: Greenville Area Small Business Development Center

MYRTLE BEACH

Title: 27th Annual Carolinas Payroll Conference
Date: November 5 – 8, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton, 10000 Beach Club Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-5304
Event Information: Save the date! IRS Stakeholder Liaison will be one of many speakers participating in the conference. For more information, visit the Carolinas Payroll Conference website.
Sponsored By: NC State Chapter of American Payroll Association, SC State Chapter of APA, NC-Triad Chapter of APA, SC-Western Piedmont Chapter of APA and Upstate SC Chapter of APA

NORTH CHARLESTON

Title: Small Business Tax Workshop
Date: October 24, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: First Federal Corporate Complex, Suite 155, 2430 Mall Drive (Tangers Outlet Blvd.),
North Charleston, SC 29406
Contact: M Low; Phone: 843-740-6160
Event Information: This workshop is designed for the small business owner, manager or the self-employed. Explore business use of home, independent contractors vs. employees, employment taxes, tax forms and electronic filing methods. Information on recordkeeping, types of business entities, Schedules C & SE and employment taxes will be covered. The employment tax segment provides an overview of Forms 941 and 940, including e-file, EFTPS due dates, and both Federal and State Tax Employment issues will be covered. South Carolina Department of Revenue and South Carolina Department of Employment Workforce will present the state tax topics. Federal tax topics will be discussed from 9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m. Lunch will be on your own and SCDOR and SCDEW topics will be discussed from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. For more information or register for the workshop, call M Low at 843-740-6160. Workshop is free.

Note: Workshops may be cancelled due to insufficient registration or poor weather. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit.
Sponsored By: Charleston Area Small Business Development Center

ORANGEBURG

Title: In-Business Tax Workshop
Date: October 16, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: SC State University, Small Business Development Center, Belcher Hall, 3rd Floor, 300 College Street, Orangeburg, SC 29117
Contact: Pamela Free; Phone: 803-536-8445; Email: pfree@scsu.edu
Event Information: The Internal Revenue Service, South Carolina Department of Revenue and South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce provide South Carolina’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all. This In-Business Tax Workshop will concentrate on topics specific to help the entrepreneur who has started their business and is looking for a refresher or help to understand the following topics:

What You Need to Know About Federal Taxes When Hiring Employees/Contractors:

  • Employee vs. Independent Contractor
  • Payer Responsibilities
  • Verify Employee Information
  • File Forms W-2 online/FIRE System

How to Manage Your Payroll:

  • Wages Subject to Employment Taxes
  • Accountable vs. Non-accountable Plans

Also discussed is how to make tax deposits and file a return to report your payroll taxes. Pre-registration is required.

NOTE: The class may be cancelled due to bad weather or insufficient attendance to conduct the workshop. Please call 843-536-8445 to register or email pfree@scsu.edu. Parking is available on site. This class is taught by an instructor who is qualified to practice before the IRS. Class participation along with Q&A may take the class longer. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit and is not intended for tax professionals.
Sponsored By: Orangeburg Area Small Business Development Center at SC State University

ROCK HILL

Title: Start-Up Business Tax Workshop
Date: October 20, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Winthrop University Small Business Development Center, College of Business
118 Thurmond Bldg., Rock Hill, SC 29733
Contact Phone: 803-323-2283
Event Information: The Internal Revenue Service, South Carolina Department of Revenue and South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce provide South Carolina’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.

What you will learn:

What You Need to Know About Federal Taxes and Your New Business:

  • EIN
  • Recordkeeping
  • Bookkeeping & Accounting
  • Forms of Business Organization

How to Set Up and Run Your Business so Paying Your Taxes Isn’t a Hassle:

  • Net Profit or Loss
  • Deductions
  • Depreciation
  • Self-employment Tax and Estimated Tax

What You Need to Know When You Run Your Business Out of Your Home:

  • Determine deduction eligibility

NOTE: Pre-registration is required. Please call 803-323-2283 for the necessary parking pass.
This class is taught by an instructor who is qualified to practice before the IRS. Class participation along with Q&A may take the class longer. This workshop DOES NOT award Continuing Professional Education credit and is not intended for tax professionals.
Sponsored By: Winthrop Regional Small Business Development Center


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