Events

Resources for Food Business in Stanislaus County

June 27, 2017 / 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Central Valley Agplus and Valley Sierra Small Business Development Center, this free workshop will feature presentations on small business financing, tax incentives for the agricultural industry, and cottage food laws and regulations. Representatives from the Board of Equalization will be on hand to answer questions. Refreshments will be provided.

Register online. For more information, email Erik Cherkasi or call 559-278-4575.

Free parking

Valley Sierra SBDC
1020 10th Street
Modesto, CA 95354

Ontario Small Business Tax Seminar

June 29, 2017 / 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (check-in at 8:00 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help small business owners be successful. Topics include common sales and use tax problems, employee or independent contractor, forms of ownership and recordkeeping.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board and Internal Revenue Service will give presentations and answer questions.

Register online or call 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Ontario Convention Center
2000 E. Convention Center Way
Ontario, CA 91764

Del Paso Business Success Forum

June 29, 2017 / 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Sponsored by the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, this business forum will provide resources and information to help you achieve success in your business. Representatives from the Board of Equalization will be on hand to answer questions.

Register online. For more information, email Sophia Kanaan or call 559-278-4575.

Free parking

Sacramento Employment and Training Agency (SETA)
925 Del Paso Boulevard
Sacramento, CA

Tulare Small Business Tax Seminar

July 11, 2017 / 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (check-in at 8:00 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help small business owners be successful. Topics include common sales and use tax problems, employee or independent contractor, forms of ownership and recordkeeping.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board and Internal Revenue Service will give presentations and answer questions.

Register online or call 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Energy Education Center
4175 S Laspina Street
Tulare, CA 93274

Apple Valley Nonprofit Tax Seminar

July 20, 2017 / 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (check-in at 7:30 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help nonprofits be successful. Topics include sales and use tax for nonprofit organizations, employment taxes and nonprofits, property tax exemptions and compliance for exempt organizations.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department and Franchise Tax Board will give presentations and answer questions.

Continuing Education Credit is given to enrolled agents, CPAs and tax practitioners who qualify. You must stay all day to receive the 4 credits.

Register online or by calling 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Town of Apple Valley
Conference Center
14975 Dale Evans Parkway
Apple Valley, CA 92307

Palmdale Small Business Tax Seminar

August 9, 2017 / 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (check-in at 8:00 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help small business owners be successful. Topics include common sales and use tax problems, employee or independent contractor, forms of ownership and recordkeeping.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board and Internal Revenue Service will give presentations and answer questions.

Register online or call 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Chimbole Cultural Center
38350 Sierra Highway
Palmdale, CA 93550

Santa Clarita Nonprofit Tax Seminar

September 6, 2017 / 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (check-in at 7:30 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help nonprofits be successful. Topics include sales and use tax for nonprofit organizations, employment taxes and nonprofits, property tax exemptions and compliance for exempt organizations.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department and Franchise Tax Board will give presentations and answer questions.

Continuing Education Credit is given to enrolled agents, CPAs and tax practitioners who qualify. You must stay all day to receive the 4 credits.

Register online or call 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

The Centre
20880 Centre Point Parkway
Santa Clarita, CA 91350

Redding Nonprofit Tax Seminar

September 13, 2017 / 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (check-in at 7:30 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help nonprofits be successful. Topics include sales and use tax for nonprofit organizations, employment taxes and nonprofits, property tax exemptions and compliance for exempt organizations.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department and Franchise Tax Board will give presentations and answer questions.

Continuing Education Credit is given to enrolled agents, CPAs and tax practitioners who qualify. You must stay all day to receive the 4 credits.

Register online or by calling 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Redding City Council Chambers
777 Cypress Avenue
Redding, CA 96001

Stockton Nonprofit Tax Seminar

September 21, 2017 / 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (check-in at 7:30 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help nonprofits be successful. Topics include sales and use tax for nonprofit organizations, employment taxes and nonprofits, property tax exemptions and compliance for exempt organizations.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department and Franchise Tax Board will give presentations and answer questions.

Continuing Education Credit is given to enrolled agents, CPAs and tax practitioners who qualify. You must stay all day to receive the 4 credits.

Register online or by calling 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

San Joaquin County WorkNet Center
56 South Lincoln Street
Stockton, CA 95203

Ceres Small Business Tax Seminar

October 5, 2017 / 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (check-in at 8:00 a.m.)

A free seminar designed to help small business owners be successful. Topics include common sales and use tax problems, employee or independent contractor, forms of ownership and recordkeeping.

Representatives from the BOE, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board and Internal Revenue Service will give presentations and answer questions.

Register online or call 1-888-847-9652.

Free parking

Ceres Community Center
2701 Fourth Street
Ceres, CA 95307    

State Basic Payroll Tax Seminars

See schedule for dates and times.

Sponsored by the Employment Development Department, these free seminars will cover specifics related to state payroll tax, including:

  • How and when to report state payroll taxes
  • How to distinguish between an employee and an independent contractor
  • Methods to combat payroll tax fraud
  • Available resources and assistance

Register online or call 1-866-873-6083 to register or get more information.

Free parking

U.S. Small Business Administration
801 R Street, Suite 102
Fresno, CA 93721

State Labor Law and Payroll Tax Seminars

See schedule for dates and times.

Sponsored by the Employment Development Department and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, these free seminars will cover specifics related to state labor law and payroll tax, including:

  • Recordkeeping, reporting requirements, employer obligations and payment requirements
  • Common wage and hour law application
  • Employer and employee rights and responsibilities
  • How to distinguish between an employee and an independent contractor
  • Available resources and assistance

Register online or call 1-866-873-6083 to register or get more information.

Free parking

Fresno State SBDC
UC Merced Regional Network
550 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA 93710

Federal/State Basic Payroll Tax Seminars

See schedule for dates and times.

Sponsored by the Employment Development Department, these free seminars will cover specifics related to federal and state payroll tax, including:

  • California payroll reporting requirements, including forms, employer obligations, reporting and payment requirements
  • Independent contractor reporting requirements
  • Electronic filing and payment requirements and options
  • Federal payroll reporting requirements, including Forms 940, 941, 1099, W-2, W-4, W-9 and alternative filing
  • Available resources and assistance

Register online or call 1-866-873-6083 to register or get more information.

Free parking

Fresno State SBDC
UC Merced Regional Network
550 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA 93710

State Payroll Tax Seminars

See schedule for dates and times.

Sponsored by the Employment Development Department, these free seminars will cover specifics related to state payroll tax, including:

  • Demonstrations of tax calculations
  • How to correctly complete payroll tax forms
  • Enhanced instruction for those who perform state payroll tax reporting
  • Available resources and assistance

NOTE: It is helpful to attend a Federal/State Basic Payroll Tax or State Basic Payroll Tax seminar before attending this seminar.

Register online or call 1-866-873-6083 to register or get more information.

Free parking

Workforce Investment Board
Business Services Center
7475 N. Palm Avenue, Suite 105
Fresno, CA 93711