A New Breakfast Series for Small Businesses!
Tax Planning
  Wednesday, January 24th

For new and established entrepreneurs, tax planning can be a daunting task. In this session, learn about tax liabilities, how to prepare for tax obligations, obtaining proper licenses, and how to meet reporting requirements.
Wednesday, February 28th

  What coverage does your buisness need? What insurance products are best for your business? At this workshop learn about the insurance for businesses from industry professionals.
 Banking Services
Wednesday, March 28th

  It’s important to understand the banking services available to your business. This session will cover payroll, merchant services, business credit cards, and how to evaluate which services your business needs.
Wednesday, April 25th

  This session guides participants through best recordkeeping practices, and how to apply tricks and tools relevant to their business. It will also compare teh various softwares available to support recordkeeping.
Presented By:
The Economic & Community Development Institute is a Columbus, Ohio-based 501(c)(3) non-profit economic development organization founded in 2004. As the third largest US SBA intermediary micro-lender and a U.S. Treasury designated Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), ECDI's mission is to invest in people to create measurable and enduring social and economic change. Since 2004, ECDI has assisted over 10,800 individuals, disbursed over $40 million through over 1,900 loans, and created and retained over 7,100 jobs via our comprehensive suite of programs available through our offices in Columbus, Cleveland, and Akron, Ohio. Our programs and services have been supported by over $69 million in federal, state, local and private funds, and have proven to spur local economic development. How do we do this? We invest, educate, and innovate with the businesses and people who are inspired and who inspire us.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

The WBC is "funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration."
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