Workshop: Tax Preparation for Artists
Led by Kathy Ploch CPA
Monday, February 8, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Hosted by: Project Row Houses main office, 2521 Holman Street, Houston, TX 77004
As a working creative, you may have several different jobs. This can make filing your taxes a little more complicated than someone who has an everyday 9-5, but it doesn't have to be. If you are unsure about how to file your taxes this year, let Fresh Arts, Project Row Houses, and Texas Lawyers and Accountants for the arts help you handle your taxes like a pro!
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
FREE for Fresh Arts Members
$10 // Non-members
About the speaker Kathy Ploch, CPA
Kathy Ploch is a CPA and the Entrepreneurial Services Department Manager at Harper & Pearson Company, P. C. She has been in public accounting preparing all types of taxes for 30 years and has worked with small nonprofit organizations for 15 years. She is a Past President of TALA and has been a volunteer with the organization since 1999. She is a member of the Houston CPA Society and served as Society's President in 2009-2010.