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.

Connecting with Capital Expo

Improve your chances to successfully raise and access capital by attending this expo. IRS SL, Neki Cox will be speaking and providing information about some of the more popular Tax Reform changes and how they might impact you. 

Topics also include:

  • Find out what you need to be “lendable” and what types of funding are available.
  • Meet SBDC advisors and learn how they can help you obtain funding.
  • How do you access the SBA and State of California Loan Guarantee programs?
  • Find out how Senator Atkins, Congressman Peters and Assemblyman Todd Gloria’s offices can help you.
  • Learn how crowd-funding can be used to launch and expand a business.

Sponsored By: San Diego & Imperial SBDC

Escondido

Date: August 16, 2019
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Escondido Chamber, 201 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025
Registration: Please visit the San Diego & Imperial SBDC website to register for this date.

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Federal/State Basic Payroll Tax Seminar

This free seminar will help employers comply with the federal and state of California employment tax laws. These payroll tax seminars are customized to benefit established businesses, those just getting started, and individuals anticipating going into business. IRS is partnering with the California Employment Development Department by providing federal tax information for this workshop.

Registration: Please visit the California Employment Development Department's website.

Sponsored By: California Employment Development Department

Bakersfield

Date: September 17, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 428, 3921 N. Silllect Ave., Bakersfield, CA 93308

Capitola

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: America’s Job Center, Room 101, 2045 40th Avenue, Capitola, CA 95010

El Cajon

Date: September 11, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: East County, 924 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92021

Garden Grove

Date: September 4, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Orange County One-Stop Center, Garden Grove Room, 7077 Orangewood Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92841

Los Angeles

Date: September 20, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: LA P.A.C.E Business Development Center, 1055 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Menlo Park

Date: September 6, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: JobTrain PeninsulaWorks - Menlo Park, 1200 O'Brien Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Palm Springs

Date: September 11, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Palm Springs Police Department Training Center, 200 South Civic Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262

San Bernardino

Date: July 17, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: California Employment Development Department Tax Office, Suite 300, 3rd Floor, 658 East Brier Drive, San Bernardino, CA 92408

San Jose

Date: July 24, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Silicon Valley SBDC, 1887 Monterey Road, San Jose, CA 95113

San Marcos

Date: July 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: City of San Marcos, Valley of Discovery Room, 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA 92069

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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!

Rocklin

Date: July 18, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
Location: Placer Business Resource Center, 1000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 105, Rocklin, CA 95765
Registration: Please visit the Eventbrite website and for questions call 916-770-8383
Sponsored By: Placer County Employment Services

Sacramento

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Women’s Business Center, 1792 Tribute Rd., Suite 270, Sacramento, CA 95815
Registration: Please visit the CA Capital website and for questions call 916-442-1729.
Sponsored By: Women’s Business Center

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SCORE Smart Start Series Workshops -Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

This series of workshops, given by SCORE volunteers will discuss several topics on starting a business.  IRS is partnering with Central Valley SCORE by providing federal tax information for this workshop.

Topics:

  • Start-up Basics
  • Business Concept
  • Marketing Plan
  • Financial and Tax Considerations

Registration: Please visit the Central Valley SCORE website or e-mail: fresno@sba.gov.
Sponsored By: Central Valley SCORE

Fresno

Date: July 23; July 30; August 6, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: University of Phoenix, Room 207, 45 River Park Place West, Fresno, CA 93720

Senior Scam Stopper Seminar

Assembly Speaker pro tem Kevin Mullin, the Contractors State License Board and IRS Stakeholder Liaison invite you to attend a FREE Senior Scam Stopper seminar. Join us to be informed and learn how to protect yourself from scammers. IRS will be presenting as well as providing educational products to attendees. Seniors, their families and caregivers are welcome to attend. For more information and/or to RSVP, please contact Assembly Speaker pro tem Mullin’s office at 650-349-2200.
Sponsored By: Assembly Member Kevin Mullin and the Contractors State License Board

San Bruno

Date: August 8, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Skyline College, Bldg 6 - Fireside Dining Room, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno, CA

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Small Business Tax Workshop

This workshop will provide information to help new and existing small business owners understand and meet their federal tax obligations. The workshop will cover Basic IRS Tax Requirements. You will learn about recordkeeping and bookkeeping systems, business income and deductions, and the different types of entities, how to file and pay business federal, and much more. All material will be provided by IRS and it's FREE to attend!

Sacramento

Date: July 23, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Veterans Business Outreach Center, 4608 Duckhorn Drive, Sacramento, CA 95834
Registration: Please visit the Eventbrite website and for questions call 916-527-8400.
Sponsored By: Veterans Business Outreach Center

Date: September 25, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Women’s Business Center, 1792 Tribute Rd., Suite 270, Sacramento, CA 95815
Registration: Please visit the CA Capital website and for questions call 916-442-1729
Sponsored By: Women’s Business Center  

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Tax Law Seminar

During this FREE seminar, you will learn about the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) business tax credit 199(A), and other small business resources. As a small business or self-employed taxpayer, you should understand how the new tax law could affect your bottom line and how the changes for individuals relate to your business situation. Come and hear it from the tax experts that represent the Federal and State Agencies. Agencies that will be present include the IRS, Franchise Tax Board, Employment Development Department, CA Department of Tax and Fee Administration, Better Business Bureau and Small Business Development Center. The event is free, but space is limited so register today.
Registration: Please register at Eventbrite. For questions, email Questions-agalvan@sacramento.bbb.org.
Sponsored By: Better Business Bureau 

Sacramento

Date: August 29, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Better Business Bureau, 10399 Old Placerville Road, Sacramento, CA 95827


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