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.

Business Forum

The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce will host this Business Forum which will include panel speakers from various government agencies. Also, IRS Stakeholder Liaisons, Brenda Luke and Nilka Enck are requested to participate as speakers and will present information on employment tax issues, ITIN outreach, estimated tax payment, payment options and paycheck check-ups. IRS material will be distributed to attendees.
Sponsored By: Greater New York Chamber of Commerce

New York

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, New York, NY

Business Legal Structures

This free seminar is designed to inform attendees about various business structures and 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 all attendees at this event. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. No registration is necessary. For further information, you may call (917) ASK-NYPL (917-275-6975), 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Monday-Saturday, e-mail business@nypl.org.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

New York

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Location: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Room 018, 188 Madison Avenue (at 34th Street), New York, NY 10016

Growing Your Home-Based Business

This FREE workshop will benefit existing and start-up home-based businesses. It focuses on the fundamentals of federal taxes for home-based businesses, including entity choice, recordkeeping, business income and expenses and estimated tax. The seminar also references the basics of tax forms that small businesses use. Attendees will learn how money spent on growing home-based businesses can be deducted from business income to reduce both taxable income and taxes. This Small Business Tax Workshop provides an opportunity to get answers to a wide range of tax questions on launching and growing a home-based business. IRS small business products will be distributed to all attendees. No registration is necessary. For further information, you may call (917) ASK-NYPL (917-275-6975), 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m., Monday-Saturday or e-mail business@nypl.org.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

New York

Date: September 25, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Room 018, 188 Madison Avenue (at 34th Street), New York, NY 10016

How to Start and Grow your Business

The Small Business Administration in collaboration with IRS will host a series of webinar workshops titled "How to Start and Grow your Business." SBA is hosting the event and are conducted in English, Mandarin and Spanish. IRS partner, Chun Yee Miot will deliver in Mandarin and Raquel Hiceky in Spanish. IRS materials are used for the presentation and shared electronically with attendees.

Topics include:

  • Pre start-up & starting your business
  • Specialized guidance (international, federal, state and local governments fact sheets, market segment programs-audit, techniques guides & retirement plans)
  • Hiring employees
  • Resource index (State and Local Governments)
  • Helpful links

Registration: Call Man-Li Lin at 212-264-7060
Sponsored By: Small Business Administration

New York

Date: Various

LATAX Annual Tax Seminar

The event Is hosted by and in collaboration with New York State Department of Taxation and Finance and Department of Consumer Affairs. This free educational tax and business seminar will cover tax updates for individuals and businesses, followed by one-on-one questions and answers. IRS SSL, Brenda Luke will participate as a speaker and moderator.
Sponsored By: LATAX

Bronx

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Maestro Caters, 1703 Bronxdale Avenue, Bronx, New York 10462

Small Business Forum

The Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Brooklyn Borough President is hosting this forum. The Keynote speaker of the event is Brooklyn Borough President, Eric Adams. The panel will include an IRS Taxpayer Advocate, NYC Taxpayer Advocate and the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. The event will include leaders who provide service to the Limited English Proficient (LEP) and underserved communities. IRS Stakeholder Liaison, Brenda Luke has been requested to participate as a panel speaker and will discuss paycheck checkups, ITIN, estimated tax payment and the sharing economy,
Sponsored By: Brooklyn Borough President and Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Brooklyn

Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Kearney Bank, 689 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

Small Business Roundtable Discussion

IRS Communication Liaison in collaboration with government agencies and community-based organizations will host a roundtable discussion to address and identify ways to provide services to the Limited English Proficient (LEP) community, under resourced and underserved community. Topics will include ITIN, Employer Identification Number, the sharing economy, payment options and paycheck checkups. IRS Communication Liaison, Georgia Thomas will also be in attendance. This is a listening session and an exchange of ideas. The attendees will include Attorneys, CPA's and community-based organizations. Participation is available via face-to-face or by phone.
Registration: Please RSVP to Brenda.E.Stuart-Luke4@irs.gov.
Sponsored By: IRS Communication Liaison, NYC Taxpayer Advocate, IRS Taxpayer Advocate, and other government agencies

New York

Date: September 10, 2019
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Location: Foley Square, 290 Broadway, New York, NY

Starting a Small Business

This free workshop will benefit 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, self-employment tax and estimated tax. The seminar also covers the basics of small business tax forms, including Schedule C (Form 1040), Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), Schedule SE (Form 1040), Self-Employment Tax, and Form 1040-ES, Estimated Tax for Individuals. The seminar provides an opportunity to get answers to a wide range of tax questions about launching a new business venture. IRS small business products will be distributed to all attendees. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. No registration is required. For further information, you may call (917) ASK-NYPL (917-275-6975).
9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Monday-Saturday or e-mail business@nypl.org.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

New York

Date: September 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Location: The New York Public Library Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Room 018, 188 Madison Avenue, NY 10016

Tax Tips for Freelancers

This free seminar is designed to inform "start-up" and established freelancers, entrepreneurs and independent contractors about their tax requirements and recordkeeping responsibilities. Attendees will learn about Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), deductible business expenses, self-employment tax and other tax topics. IRS small business products will be distributed to all attendees. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. No registration is necessary. For further information, you may call (917) ASK-NYPL (917-275-6975), 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m., Monday-Saturday or e-mail business@nypl.org.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

New York

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Room 018, 188 Madison Avenue (at 34th Street), New York, NY 10016


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