Wisconsin New Business Seminar

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Name: Wisconsin New Business Seminar
Date: January 24, 2018 - January 25, 2018
Event Description:
                                   Wisconsin New Business Seminar

Online registration is now closed. For more information, please contact                                 the Alliance office at (262) 542-4249.

Thinking about starting your own business, or in the beginning stages of doing so? Have you considered all the tax and legal information you need to know to move forward? Do you have any fears of failure when it comes to starting your own business?
This session is for you!
The Waukesha County Center for Growth presents a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs and new business owners to learn both legal entity and tax business basics AND necessary techniques to overcome the fears associated with starting and running your own business.   
Hear from legal and accounting professionals about the pros and cons of different legal structures, recordkeeping requirements, the tax implications of hiring an independent contractor vs. employee, important payroll matters and more. Knowledgeable tax specialists from the Wisconsin Department of Revenue will discuss federal and state taxes, including payroll, unemployment compensation and sales taxes. We will also have a business leadership coach on hand to help attendees address the Wall of Fear that can inhibit one’s success.
At the Wisconsin New Business Seminar, you will:
  • Learn about important tax and legal considerations when choosing an appropriate business entity.
  • Understand key tax reporting requirements.
  • Develop a basic understanding of Wisconsin’s tax laws.
  • Learn techniques for addressing your business ownership fears.
  • Gain access to state resources dedicated to reducing the regulatory burden on small business.
  • Network with key government representatives and other new business owners in the community.
Session 1:  Wednesday, January 24, 2018
8:15 – 8:30 am – Networking and registration
8:30 – 11:30 am - Program

“Tax and Legal Considerations”
  • Jeremy Klang & Todd Goodwin – Schober & Mitchell S.C.
  • Tim Beine and Niki Schmitz - Sikich, LLP
“Removing Red Tape and Reducing Regulatory Burdens”
  • Nancy Mistele – Office of Business Development, Wisconsin Department of Administration
Session 2:  Thursday, January 25, 2018
8:15 – 8:30 am – Networking and registration
8:30 – 11:30 am – Program

“Wisconsin Business Tax Basics”
  • Van Warren – Wisconsin Department of Revenue
  • Holly Hoffman – Wisconsin Department of Revenue
“The Wall of Fear”
  • Krista Morrissey – CHOICES Coaching & Consulting
Waukesha County Center for Growth
Sikich Conference Room
2717 N. Grandview Blvd, Suite 300
Waukesha, WI 53188
Date/Time Information:
Day 1: Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 8:15-11:30am

Day 2: Thursday, January 25, 2018, 8:15-11:30am
Contact Information:
Scott Alderton
Registration:  $40 per attendee for both days.