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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.

Attend Starting Your Lean Business

In this class will get an introduction to the same innovative entrepreneurship. “Building a lean business” means that you start and grow the enterprise concurrently while developing a scalable business mode. The instructor will discuss business structure and small business recordkeeping. IRS material will be shared on business structure and recordkeeping.
Sponsored By: Columbia University - SBDC

STATEN ISLAND

Date: February 21, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Columbia Business School, Uris Hall, 3022 Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10027
Registration: Contact: Columbia University SBDC, Phone: 212-851-5966, Email: sbdc@columbia.edu

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 attendees at the Small Business Tax Workshop. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. 

NEW YORK

Date: March 9, 2017
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), NY 10016
Registration: 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)

JAMAICA

Date: February 28, 2017
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: New York City Business Solutions, NYC Small Business Support Center, 90-27 Sutphin Boulevard, Fourth Floor, Jamaica, NY 11435
Registration: To preregister or for additional information, please contact Account Manager Janelle John by telephone at 718-570-8529 or by e-mail at jjohn@nycbusiness-solutions.com.
Sponsored By: New York City Business Solutions - NYC Small Business Support Center

How to Plan and Grow your Business with Government Resources

The Crown Heights Mediation Center will host this small business seminar. IRS Senior Stakeholder Liaison, Brenda Luke will discuss new entrepreneurs and small business workshops.
Sponsored By: Crown Heights Mediation Center

BROOKLYN

Date: To be determined.
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Crown Mediation Center, 256 Kingston Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213
Contact: Brenda Luke; Phone: 212-4366-1027; Email: Brenda.E.Stuart-Luke4@irs.gov

How to Start a Business

The event will address free resources to make your business thrive and strive. The Instructor will address Business Legal Structure, and how IRS and SBA can assist your business. IRS material will be presented and shared.
Sponsored By: Woodside Library

WOODSIDE

Date: April 4, 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location:
Woodside Library, 54-22 Skillman Ave., Woodside, NY

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

How to Start a Business and How SBA Can Help Your Business

The workshop will address legal business structures, how to start a business, free resources available to new entrepreneurs, importance of small business recordkeeping and
why IRS and SBA are essential in starting your business. IRS material will be highlighted and shared.
Sponsored By: Bellerose Library and SBA

BELLEROSE

Date: April 5, 2017
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Bellerose Library, 250-06 Hillside Ave, Bellerose, NY

Small Business Seminar - How The Government Can Help Grow Your Business

SSL Brenda Luke and SBA Manager Jennifer Jackson have been requested to participate as panel speakers in a business seminar in collaboration with IRS, SBA, Crown Heights Community Mediation Center, Center for Court Innovation and Merchant Association.

SSL Brenda Luke will discuss Sharing Economy, Small Business Record Keeping, and New Entrepreneur. The SBA Manager will discuss SBA Business free resources. The event will include Q&A and a roundtable discussion. The events will have various government speakers.

The event will be delivered in two segments. If you are planning to attend the March 6, 2017 event please contact Marlies Talay at 718-619-4248 for applicable topics to be discussed.

Registration: Contact: Marlies Talay, Phone: 718-619-4248, Email: talaym@crownheights.org
Sponsored By: SBA & Crown Heights Community Mediation Center, Center for Court Innovation

BROOKLYN

Date: March 6; April 3, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Crown Heights Legal Hands, 250 Kingston Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11213

Small Business Tax Planning Seminar

This FREE seminar will benefit established small businesses, those getting started and individuals anticipating going into business. The program topics include:

  • Business legal structures for existing and emerging businesses
  • Tax tips for "start up" businesses
  • Business taxes, including employment taxes, sales taxes and self-employment tax
  • Business use of the home

This Small Business Tax Workshop provides an opportunity to get answers to a wide range of tax questions on launching and growing a business venture. IRS small business products will be distributed to attendees at the event.
Registration: To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Account Manager Janelle John by telephone at 718-570-8529, or by e-mail at jjohn@nycbusiness-solutions.com.
Sponsored By: New York City Business Solutions - NYC Small Business Support Center

JAMAICA

Date: March 16, 2016
Time:  5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: New York City Business Solutions, NYC Small Business Support Center, Fourth Floor,  90-27 Sutphin Boulevard, Jamaica, N Y 11435

Tax Law Updates and ITIN Seminar

SSL Brenda Luke has been requested to participate as a panel speaker during a series of Tax Law and ITIN Seminar through NYC and Nassau and Suffolk County. During the event SSL Brenda Luke will address the following topics:

  • ITIN
  • Private Debt Collection
  • Sharing Economy and Independent Contractor vs. Employee
  • Collection Installment Agreement

The event will include presentation from the following agencies:

  • IRS
  • SBA
  • NYS Department of Labor
  • NYS Department of Taxation and Finance
  • Mexican Coalition and the Salvadoran Consulate

Registration: Contact: Brenda Luke, Phone: 917-865-6627, Email: Brenda.E.Stuart-Luke4@irs.gov
Sponsored By: NYS Columbian Chamber of Commerce, Salvadoran Consolute, SBA, NYS Department of Labor

HAMPTON BAYS

Date: April 20, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Eastern Suffolk County, Hampton Bays, New York

RIVERHEAD

Date: February 21, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: St. Rosalie Church Center, 31 E Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

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 attendees at the Small Business Tax Workshop. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. 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. No registration is necessary.
Sponsored By: The New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

NEW YORK

Date: February 23, 2017
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), NY 10016

Veteran Resource Business Seminar

Senator Sanders, Veteran Administration, will host a Resource Business Seminar in Far Rockaway New York. SSL Brenda Luke has been invited to participate as a coordinator, moderator and panelist. The event will include presentations from various leaders from government agencies, non-profits, community based organization and other. The event will also include a roundtable discussion of methods in which partner will partner to provide resource information and also sharing information. As an example US Department of Labor partner to discuss Worker Opportunity Credit. SSL Brenda Luke has been requested to discuss the following topics:

  • Online Payment Agreements
  • Work Opportunity Credit
  • Small Business Record Keeping
  • Future State - Get Ready Campaign
  • FW: IR-2017-20: Dangerous W-2 Phishing Scam Evolving; Targeting Schools, Restaurants, Hospitals, Tribal Groups and Others.

The event also will be co-hosted by Caribbean American Chamber, NY Greater New York Chamber, Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber, and others.
Sponsored By: New York State Senator and Veteran Administration

FAR ROCKAWAY

Date: March 20, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Daniel M. O’Connell Post 272 American Legion, 301 Beach 92nd Street, Far Rockaway, NT 11693


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