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No events on January 1.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on January 2.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on January 3.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements

When: January 4, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: Free

This session will focus on reviewing Financial Statements necessary to be included in your business. Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Income Statements
  • Balance Sheets
  • Cash Flow

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

No events on January 5.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 7, 2017

No events on January 6.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 7, 2017

Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research

When: January 7, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: Free

The purpose of this training course is to provide the initial steps and foundation to starting your business plan. The following topics will be covered:

  • Developing a mission statement
  • Planning for your Business
  • Conducting research on market, industry, and competition.

Please bring a pen and pad in order to take notes, and be ready to ask questions only pertaining to the content presented. For more in-depth and specific information, please consider scheduling a one-on-one counseling appointment.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

No events on January 8.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
January 9, 2017

New Idea to New Venture Workshop

When: January 9, 2017
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room G110, Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Cost: Free

This workshop helps participants develop their business idea, organize their start-up process and create a strategy to launch their business. It also covers key elements of how to start a business including: financing, business registration, permit & licenses, and tax related issues. Learn how to setup a company and avoid missteps that can cost you time and money.

This event welcomes all veterans who are interested in starting their own businesses.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

No events on January 10.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 14, 2017

No events on January 11.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 14, 2017

No events on January 12.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 14, 2017

No events on January 13.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 14, 2017

Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management

When: January 14, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: Free

This training session will speak about how your business plans to operate as well as what you're long-term goals will include. Some of the topics will include:

  • Defining business systems
  • Appropriate management
  • Technology use for business efficiency

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

 

No events on January 15.

 

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Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Breakfast Tax Bootcamp for the Self-Employed
January 18, 2017

Defining The Idea
January 18, 2017

No events on January 16.

 

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Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Breakfast Tax Bootcamp for the Self-Employed
January 18, 2017

Defining The Idea
January 18, 2017

No events on January 17.

 

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Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Breakfast Tax Bootcamp for the Self-Employed
January 18, 2017

Defining The Idea
January 18, 2017

Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Breakfast Tax Bootcamp for the Self-Employed

When: January 18, 2017
Where: Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Blvd.
Room 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 8:30am to 10:30am
Cost: FREE

Join tax expert Abby Eisenkraft for a class to learn all about self-employment tax reporting.  Just in time for tax season! As always, there will also be free food and plenty of opportunity to network!

The presentation will include:

  • Allowable deductions for the self-employed - we will do a deep dive on Schedule C and discuss what is legally deductible and what is not (regardless of what tax advice people get from their "friends"!)
  • How to keep your records per IRS regulations
  • Other taxes you may be subject to (not just ordinary income tax, but self-employment tax, MCTMT tax, etc.)
  • How to set up online accounts to pay the Taxing Authorities electronically
  • Home Office - Regular and Safe Harbor rules
  • Due Dates (estimated taxes, LLC filing, entity filings, etc.)
  • What to expect if your small business is audited, and how to survive it
  • Best practices

About the Speaker


Abby Eisenkraft is the CEO of Choice Tax Solutions Inc. She is a federally licensed Enrolled Agent (EA), an Accredited Tax Advisor (ATA), Accredited Tax Preparer (ATP) and a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC).

Abby started her career in tax as a preparer, and quickly gained a reputation for successfully dealing with difficult tax problems, including those previously unsolvable by other tax professionals. She currently specializes in tax controversy cases such as federal and state tax audits, non-filer cases, residency audits, international matters, etc.

Abby is passionate about defending taxpayer's rights before the IRS and State Taxing Authorities. She is a speaker on various tax and financial topics, a consultant (specializing in the self-employed), and is often quoted in the press as a tax and financial expert.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queens' Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Defining The Idea

When: January 18, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: $50, $20 for E-Space Clients

Are you starting or growing your business? The Entrepreneur Space is offering an interactive series of workshops on various aspects of running a business. Sign up today!

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

No events on January 19.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
January 21, 2017

No events on January 20.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
January 21, 2017

Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies

When: January 21, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: Free

This training session will go over what you will need to grow sales and creating your Marketing Plan. This session will go over the following topics:

  • Developing sales and marketing strategies
  • Developing a marketing schedule
  • Gathering metrics

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

No events on January 22.

 

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Outlining Your Business
January 25, 2017

No events on January 23.

 

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Outlining Your Business
January 25, 2017

No events on January 24.

 

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Outlining Your Business
January 25, 2017

Outlining Your Business

When: January 25, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: $50, $20 for E-Space Clients

Are you starting or growing your business? The Entrepreneur Space is offering an interactive series of workshops on various aspects of running a business. Sign up today!

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS

When: January 26, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Cost: FREE

Learn about getting certified as a Minority/Woman Business Enterprise with NYC & NYS, what you will need to do to obtain government contracts, and how you can leverage your certification to get more business. 

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

No events on January 27.

 

Next Upcoming Events

Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 28, 2017

Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements

When: January 28, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: Free

This session will focus on reviewing Financial Statements necessary to be included in your business. Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Income Statements
  • Balance Sheets
  • Cash Flow

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

No events on January 29.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
February 6, 2017

No events on January 30.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
February 6, 2017

No events on January 31.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
February 6, 2017

No events on January 32.

No events on January 33.

No events on January 34.

No events on January 35.