Missouri 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.

The First Steps to Starting a Business

This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, learn about the importance of planning, discuss legal and regulatory requirements and identify sources of funding. The IRS is providing educational information and products for this class. Cost: $49 (scholarships available); there is no charge by the IRS for this event.


  • Basics of business ownership and planning
  • Forms of business ownership and other regulatory issues
  • Marketing and financing
  • Business resources and training opportunities
  • Determining if business ownership is for you

Registration: Please visit the MO Small Business and Technical Development Center website, contact Michelle Kretsinger by email kretsingery@umkc.edu or call 816-235-6063.
Sponsored By: UMKC SBTDC

Kansas City

Date: July 16, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: University of Missouri-Kansas City, Volker Campus, SBTDC, 4747 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64110


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