Moxie U: The Art of Taxes – Clyfford Still Museum


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Guests enjoy a lecture at the Denver Art Museum's Sharp Auditorium. Photo by James Dewhirst

Moxie U: The Art of Taxes

Tue, Nov 13, 2018, 6–8 pm
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Do you break out into a cold sweat at tax time? Fear no more! Structured with artists in mind, this seminar (presented in partnership with Colorado Business Committee on the Arts) is designed to walk you through your tax return, addressing common artist concerns and important IRS regulations pertaining to creative practices.

Presented by Doug Scheetz who has over 30 years of experience and is a tax leader for EY Southwest Region’s  Consumer and Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility market sector.

Topics Covered:

  • What it means to be self-employed/independent contractor
  • What the self-employment tax is and how it is paid
  • Keeping records of income and expenses
  • Which expenses are deductible
  • What is needed to prepare your taxes
  • Estimated tax payments
  • Business v hobby rules
  • Sales tax and employment tax
  • Home office expenses

Join the Clyfford Still Museum, the Art
 Students League of Denver, and RedLine for a special collaborative series of professional-development lectures designed to help artists enhance their business practices. This series takes place at rotating venues on the second Tuesday of the month in September, October, and November. November’s workshop takes place at the Clyfford Still Museum.

Rotating venues $5 per seat

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