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Business Tax Chat

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

The Business Tax Chat is an opportunity for small business owners, particularly individuals who may be filing for the first time, to bring questions about their specific small business tax concerns. Topics covered include:


  • Do you have a hobby or are you operating a business?
  • How do you differentiate between commuter, business and personal travel to be able to accurately deduct appropriate auto and mileage expenses?
  • How do you document and deduct business travel and meals?
  • How do you identify and calculate home office deductions?
  • What is the difference between assets and expenses?
  • How and why do you depreciate assets?
  • When and how do you report Wisconsin sales tax?
  • How much do you need to set aside for employment taxes?

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Lean Start-Up: Is Your Idea REALLY a Business?

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

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Industry Roundtable Discussion-Services For The Aging

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

As Baby Boomers begin to age into retirement, The Women's Business Center at Western Dairyland has observed an increase in the number of clients seeking to serve this population with businesses providing transportation services, in-home health care, adult family homes and more. Lisa Wells, Dementia Care Specialist for the Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) in Eau Claire has keen insight into the practical needs of this population and how they may be best served without overlapping with existing services.

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State-Wide Economic Development Meeting in Eau Claire July 13th

More than 30 economic development professionals from across the state will be in Eau Claire on Friday for a meeting of the Wisconsin Business Innovator’s Support Association (WBISA). WIBISA is a state-wide network of business incubators and counselors who provide practical assistance and a variety of business and technical support services to small businesses and start-ups.

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Eau Claire Business Owner Featured in Report on Women’s Entrepreneurship

“Tackling the Gender Gap: What Women Entrepreneurs Need to Thrive” interviews female entrepreneur Ashley Kosharek, of AMK Cleaning Services!

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Western Dairyland Presents Two Awards at the 5th Annual Women’s Business Celebration!

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Local Winner Announced: Aunt K's Natural Powder

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