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Individual Tax Return
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Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
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Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Rules Governing Practice before IRS

California 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.

Barstow Small Business Workshop

You are invited to attend this FREE seminar and receive the tools you need to be a successful small business owner. The seminar is designed as a one stop shop for new and existing small businesses. You will have the opportunity to speak to a team of experts from both state and federal agencies to help you grow and succeed. Speakers include Franchise Tax Board, California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Taxpayer Right's Administration Office, Employment Development Department, and a representative on behalf of the Internal Revenue Service. IRS will provide publications for this workshop. Free parking is available.

Topics include:

  • Avoiding Common Sales and Use Tax Problems
  • Employee or Independent Contractor?
  • Better Business through Better Records
  • Forms of Ownership

Registration: For more information, please visit the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration website or call 916-704-6533.  Registration for the workshop starts at 8:00 a.m. the day of the event.
Sponsored By: California Department of Tax and Fee Administration

Barstow

Date: August 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Santa Fe Plaza, 1890 West Main Street, Barstow, CA 92311

Federal/State Basic Payroll Tax Seminar (IRS/EDD)

These Payroll Tax seminars are customized to benefit established businesses, those just getting started and individuals anticipating going into business.
Registration: Visit the Employment Development Department's website.
Sponsored By: The Federal portion of the seminar is conducted on IRS' behalf by a tax professional. Stakeholder Liaison recruits and trains the practitioners that participate in this partnership. Stakeholder Liaison also creates an account for the practitioner for purposes of ordering all required forms and publications needed for the seminars.

Apple Valley

Date: July 19, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. -  3:30p.m.
Location: Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce, 16010 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley, CA

Bakersfield

Date: July 19; December 5, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: International Brotherhood Electrical Workers Local 428, 3921 N. Sillect Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93308

Carlsbad

Date: September 6, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: City of Carlsbad, 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA

City of San Marcos

Date: November 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: City of San Marcos, 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA

Corona

Date: August 21, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Corona City Hall, 400 S. Vicentia Avenue, Corona, CA 92882

Delano

Date: September 13, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Career Services Center, 1816 Cecil Ave, Delano, CA 93215

Dublin

Date: September 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Dublin Civic Center, Regional Meeting Room or City Council Chambers, 100 Civic Plaza, Dublin, CA 94568

Date: November 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Dublin Library, Community Room, 200 Civic Plaza, Dublin, CA 94568

El Monte

Date: November 14, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: P.A.C.E Business Development Center, 11100 Valley Blvd., #122, El Monte, CA 91731

Fresno

Date: September 19; November 14; December 12, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Central California SBDC Network, San Joaquin/Tuolumne Room, 550 East Shaw Ave., Fresno, CA 93710

Garden Grove

Date: September 18; December 12, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Orange County One-Stop Center, Suite 200, 7077 Orangewood Ave., Garden Grove, CA 92841

Hawthorne

Date: September 20, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: El Camino College Business Training Center, 13430 Hawthorne Blvd., Hawthorne, CA 90250

Hollister

Date: November 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: San Benito County, One Stop Career Center, Suite 107, 1111 San Felipe Road, Hollister, CA 95023

Lancaster

Date: August 17; November 2, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: University of Antelope Valley, 40055 North Sierra Hwy, Room 127, Lancaster, CA 93534

Los Angeles

Date: October 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: P.A.C.E Business Development Center, 2900 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016

Date: August 22, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: P.A.C.E Business Development Center, 1055 Wilshire Blvd., #900B, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Mission Vieja

Date: November 20, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Norman P. Murray Community and Senior Center, Jackaranda Room, 24932 Veterans Way, Mission Vieja, CA 92692

Mission Viejo

Date: August 21, 2018.
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: City of Mission Viejo, Saddleback Room, 200 Civic Center, Mission Viejo, CA 91691

Modesto

Date: August 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Valley Sierra SBDC, 1st Floor Conference Room, 1625 "I" Street, Modesto, CA 95354

Oakland

Date: December 19, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Elihu M. Harris State Building, 1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA

Oceanside

Date: December 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: North County Career Center, 1949 Avenida Del Oro, #106, Oceanside, CA

Ontario

Date: October 10, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Ontario Chamber of Commerce, Suite 130, 3200 Inland Empire Blvd., Ontario, CA

Riverside

Date: September 20; December 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Riverside County Business Center, 3403 10th Street, Riverside, CA 92501

Rocklin

Date: December 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Placer Business Resource Center, 1000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 105, Rocklin, CA 95765

Roseville

Date: August 14, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Roseville Connection One Stop Career Center, 115 Ascot Drive, Roseville, CA 95661

Sacramento

Date: July 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: VBOC- Veterans Business Outreach Center, 4608 Duckhorn Drive, Sacramento, CA 95834

Date: September 11, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Sacramento Works One-Stop Center, 925 Del Paso Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95815

Date: October 16, 2018
Time: 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Workforce Development, 925 Del Paso Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95815

Date: November 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Sacramento Works, 5655 Hillsdale Blvd., Suite 8, Sacramento, CA 95842

Salinas

Date: August 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: America’s Job Center of California, Monterey County, ACES Training Room, 730 La Guardia St., Salinas, CA 93905

San Bernardino

Date: September 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: EDD Tax Office, 658 East Brier Drive, Suite 300, San Bernardino, CA

San Diego

Date: August 9; October 11, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: South Metro Career Center, 4389 Imperial Avenue, San Diego, CA

San Francisco

Date: August 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Employment Development Department, 4th Floor Conference Room, 745 Franklin Street,
San Francisco, CA 94102

San Jose

Date: August 16; September 12; October 17; November 14; December 12, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Silicon Valley SBDC, Monterey Training Room, Suite 203, 1887 Monterey Road, San Jose, CA 95112

San Mateo

Date: October 4, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: College of San Mateo, College Center Building, 10 Room 10-194, 1700 West Hillsdale Blvd.,
San Mateo, CA 94402

Santa Ana

Date: July 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Location: Rancho Santiago Community College Dist., #107, 2323 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92706

Santa Clarita

Date: September 21, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, University Center Bldg, Rm 301, Santa Clarita, CA 91355

Santa Fe Springs

Date: July 18, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Employment Development Department, 10330 Pioneer Blvd., #150, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670

Temecula

Date: August 16, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Temecula Valley Entrepreneurs Exchange, 43200 Business Park Drive, Temecula, CA

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Seminario para Pequeños Negocios en Stockton

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) is hosting a Small Business Seminar for small business owners, entrepreneurs and representatives from business organizations. Representatives from EDD, FTB, IRS, CDTFA will provide presentations in Spanish. IRS will also provide a presentation titled, Better Business through Better Records.
Registration: Please visit, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration website.
Sponsored By: California Department of Tax and Fee Administration

Stockton

Date: July 24, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Mexican Heritage Center, 111 S. Sutter Street, Stockton, CA 95206

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Forms of Ownership

Tax Professional on behalf of IRS will guide you through how to choose the right entity for your small business including choosing the legal structure for your business. You will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur, forms of business organization, business formalities, cost to form entities, when do you need an Employer Identification number and much more. There is no fee to attend this workshop. All material will be provided by IRS and it's FREE to attend!

Citrus Heights

Date: November 8, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Small Business Administration, 7011 Sylvan Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
Registration: Please send an email to James.aldea@sba.gov
Sponsored By: Small Business Administration

Rocklin

Date: September 20, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Placer Business Resource Center, 1000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 105, Rocklin, CA 95765
Registration: Please visit the County of Placer website to register.
Sponsored By: Placer Business Resource Center

Sacramento

Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: California Capital Women's Business Center, 1792 Tribute Road, Suite 270, Sacramento, CA 95815
Registration: Please visit the CA Capital website
Sponsored By: California Capital Women's Business Center

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Small Business Tax Workshop

The workshop will cover Basic IRS Tax Requirements. At end of this workshop, you will have learned recordkeeping and bookkeeping systems, business income and deductions, and how to file and pay business federal. Also included is, what you need to know when you run your business out of your home; what you need to know about federal taxes when hiring employees/independent contractors; and much more. IRS materials and handouts have been provided to instructor and the class will be instructed on behalf of the IRS. There is no fee to attend this workshop.

Sacramento

Date: September 27, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: California Capital-Women's Business Center, 1792 Tribute Road, Suite 270, Sacramento, CA 95815
Registration: Visit the California Capital website to register. For more information, please call: 916-442-1729
Sponsored By: California Capital-Women's Business Center

Date: July 26, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC), 4608 Duckhorn Drive, Sacramento, CA 95834
Registration: Please visit Eventbrite - General Small Business Tax Workshop Seminar or Webinar website to register.

Date: August 30, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: SETA/Sacramento Works, 925 Del Paso Blvd., Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95815
Registration: Please visit the Eventbrite - IRS Small Business Workshop website to register.
Sponsored By: SETA/Sacramento Works

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Starting a Business Workshop

SCORE’s Starting a Business workshop provides an overview of the business basics every aspiring entrepreneur needs to know. If you are thinking of starting a business or have just started one, this workshop is a perfect fit. Topics will include the fundamentals of getting started, business plans, and using and understanding financial reports. The workshop is given by SCORE volunteers highly experienced in their subjects. IRS is partnering with San Luis Obispo SCORE by providing federal tax information for this workshop.
Registration: Please visit, the San Luis Obispo SCORE website to register.
Sponsored By: San Luis Obispo SCORE

San Luis Obispo

Date: July 18; August 15; September 19; October 17; November 21; December 19, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: America’s Job Center, 880 Industrial Way, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Santa Maria

Date: July 20, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Santa Maria Business Development Center, 731 S Lincoln Street, Santa Maria, CA 93458

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