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Create Great Business: Creative Chambers Workshop
The Creative Chambers program brings together individuals from across industries to connect with one another and to build relationships with businesses who are seeking creative talent. By fostering opportunities for those working in creative industries, we can enhance our cultural and creative vibrancy in the Grand Rapids area, and continue creating great.
During the April workshop, Michigan Department of Treasury tax education specialists will present tax basics for small businesses, including specific illustrations and examples for folks in the creative industry. Topics include sales/use tax responsibility, tax exempt transactions and purchases, tax implications when hiring employees versus contractors, registering your business with Treasury, and filing guidance.
Tuesday, April 20
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Zoom Meeting
Members: $15 / Non-Members: $25
Meet the Presenters
Julie Klopp, Departmental Analyst at Michigan Department of Treasury
Julie Klopp has been with the Michigan Department of Treasury since 2015. Ms. Klopp has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Michigan State University and a Master of Arts degree in Industrial/Organization Psychology. She is a Departmental Analyst in Tax Administration specializing in business tax laws and outreach. In her time with Treasury Julie has worked extensively with sales, use, and withholding (SUW) taxes, Michigan Treasury Online (MTO), specializing in vehicle dealers, and presenting taxpayer education programs.
Sarah Rusnell, Senior Analyst, Outreach and Communications, Michigan Department of Treasury
Sarah Rusnell has been with the Michigan Department of Treasury since 2013. Ms. Rusnell has a Bachelor of Communication Arts and Sciences degree from Michigan State University. She is a Senior Analyst in Tax Administration specializing in communication and outreach. In her time with Treasury Sarah has worked extensively with sales, use, and withholding (SUW) taxes, Michigan Treasury Online (MTO) optimization, change management, and developing taxpayer education programs.
Interested in sponsoring small business technical support in 2021?
Please contact Omar Cuevas to learn more.