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Video Young Entrepreneurs This course introduces young entrepreneurs to the basics of creating and financing a successful business. You will learn to evaluate your ideas, choose the best financing options and legally register your business. The course will point you to the... SBA
Chat Year-end Tax Essentials for Small Business Owners As the end of 2010 draws near, business owners can learn more about year-end tax savings to help them prepare for the coming tax filing season. Did you know that there are tax deductions and credits you can use to reduce your taxes? SBA
Video Working with the USPTO: Selecting the Right Legal Advocates Key topics of this webinar will also include addressing the documents needed for a proper application submission, drafting proper and accurate specification/drawings/claims, making effective use of the interview during patent review, as well... PTO
Video Women Owned Small Business Program - A Primer for Contracting Officers This course, for contracting officers, is about increasing contract opportunities for women owned small businesses. See the Government Contracting Classroom for more information. SBA
Video Who Really Owns the Intellectual Property? Ever read a patent and see the inventor's names followed by an assignee listing and wonder what all that means? The purpose of this webinar is to help inventors and entrepreneurs understand the rights around intellectual property ownership. From the... PTO
Video Where Will Your Next Customer Come From? Where Will Your Next Customer Come From?Small businesses looking to grow should look beyond the U.S. borders to find new customers. Learn about government resources to help you begin or expand exporting.SBA Video - Where Will Your Next... SBA
Video When Should I Pursue a Patent? - Patents vs. Trade Secrets We go into a deeper dive look reviewing issues around whether you wish to keep your invention a Trade Secret or go pursue a Patent. This is an opportunity to learn how to think around the cost-effectiveness of these distinct business strategies in... PTO
Video When and How to Report Foreign Financial Accounts Treasury has issued new regulations for the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts - FBAR - and the IRS has released the new form and instructions. Learn who must report, how and when. IRS
Video What You Need to Know about the 403(b) Pre-Approved Plan Program Discussed the upcoming 403(b) Pre-Approved Plan Program outlined in Revenue Procedure 2013-22 IRS
Video What is Business Income? What is Business Income?Learn from IRS experts what qualifies as business income.SBA Video - What is Business Income? SBA
Video Veterans: Access to GSA Opportunities In this session, you will learn the following: Better understand how Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) and Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) fit into GSA's Small Business plan. Underdstand how GSA Identifies VOSBs and SDVOSBs... GSA
Online Training Veteran Owned Small Business - Contracting Programs This training module provides an overview of the key contracting programs that support veteran owned small businesses.  Specifically, it describes, explains and outlines the differences between... SBA
Video USPTO Patent for Humanity Program In this webinar, you will learn about the Patents for Humanity program and how it affects you. Because some of the most innovative models for humanitarian endeavors come from universities and startups, the program seeks to recognize a wide range of... PTO
Video Using Electronic Payment for Federal Taxes Using Electronic Payment for Federal TaxesLearn about the IRS' Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) that helps small business easily pay taxes online.SBA Video - Using Electronic Payment for Federal Taxes SBA
Video Using Data to Apply for a Grant In this webinar, the presenter uses a grant scenario to show users how to access population, housing, economic and geographic data from American FactFinder using the Guided and Advanced Search. Census Bureau
Video Understanding the Patent Cooperation Treaty and Patent Prosecution Highway When thinking global while acting local, how does one figure out a good time chase after intellectual property outside the US? This webinar discusses all issues international around IP and giving you best advice on when looking overseas with your... PTO
Online Training Tribal Enterprise Business Guide: 8(a) Business Development Program Business Guide for tribal enterprises regarding the 8(a) Business Development Program. SBA
Video Trademarks and Copyrights We go into a deeper dive look reviewing issues around Trade Secrets, Trademarks, and Copyrights. PTO
Video Trade and Intellectual Property Rights These modules listed below cover all areas of intellectual property protection which include patents, copyrights, trademarks, geographical indications, enforcement and trade. PTO
Video Tips to Maintaining Your Plan Important facts about maintaining your plan to keep it in compliance. Easy ways to fix mistakes to protect your retirement.Transcript:WOMAN: Keeping your retirement plan in good shape is like maintaining your car. Regular maintenance and fixing... IRS
Video Tips for Completing Form 2848 for Retirement Plan Matters Using the March 2012 revised power of attorney form.TranscriptHi, I'm Mikio and I work for the Internal Revenue Service. If you'd like to authorize a third party representative to represent you in connection with a retirement plan audit,... IRS
Video The WOSB Advantage This course is about increasing contract opportunities for women owned small businesses. See the Government Contracting Classroom for more information. SBA
Online Training The Recovery Through Retrofit Initiative: Creating Jobs and Saving Homeowners Money This course will provide an overview of the progress of the Recovery Through Retrofit initiative, the skills needed to make American. SBA
Video The Mechanics of University and Federal Lab Licensing Agreements The focus of this particular webinar session is to look at a deeper dive of best practices on IP Procurement from thought leaders in the Technology Transfer space. Specific topics to be addressed include understanding assignee rights, contractual... PTO
Online Training The HUBZone Primer - Eligibility & Certification Requirements This course is about federal contract markets and participating in those markets as a HUBZone certified firm.  See the Government Contracting Classroom for more information. SBA
Video The Employee Plans Team Audit Web Page EP Examination: tour the EPTA web page currently being used by large case practitioners and plan sponsors.Transcript:TEMPLEMAN: Welcome to the new and improved Employee Plans Team Audit, or EPTA, web page. Thanks to suggestions from large-case... IRS
Video The 411 on Do It Yourself Patenting Given the high costs around intellectual property procurement this webinar is focused on providing some basic tools of the trade when pursuing DIY intellectual property protection. Hear from experienced individuals who have endeavored in the art of... PTO
Video The 401(k) Questionnaire Final Report - Next Steps Summary of results and findings from the Employee Plans 401(k) Compliance Check QuestionnaireTranscript:MONIKA TEMPLEMAN: Hello. I'm Monika Templeman, Director of Employee Plans Examinations. And I want to share with you the next steps Employee... IRS
Chat Tax Essentials for Small Business Owners With tax season around the corner, small business owners can prepare now with useful end of year tax tips. Join SBA and the AICPA web chat by posting your questions about year-end tax savings to help you prepare for the coming tax filing season.... SBA
Online Training Take Your Business Global - An Introduction to Exporting This course is  intended to be a guide for small businesses to help determine if exporting, as a business strategy, makes sense and whether the basic ingredients for export readiness are in-place. SBA
Video Sustainability: Changing Vendor Response to Procurements In this session, you will learn the following: Define Sustainability. Discuss GSA Drivers and Goals. Learn about Current Green Requirements. Learn How Small Business can be the Solution. Provide sources for more information. GSA
Video Strategies for Growth: Team Building - Short Cut Strategies for Growth: Team Building - Short Cut Mary Tappouni, SBA Florida Small Business Person of the Year 2009 discusses hiring techniques for Breaking Ground Contracting.Very few persons succeed or fail by themselves. One of the most... SBA
Video Strategies for Growth: Exporting Opportunities Strategies for Growth: Exporting Opportunities Does your product have potential in an overseas market? Small businesses can compete with larger companies in the global marketplace. Plan for the extra effort it takes to bring your product to... SBA
Video Strategies for Growth: Disaster Recovery - Short Cut: Embolden Strategies for Growth: Disaster Recovery - Short Cut: Embolden Ann-Marie Harrington, SBA Rhode Island Small Busines Person of the Year 2009, discusses the merits of Disaster Recovery planning.The SBA/Dell Strategies for Growth series presents... SBA
Online Training Strategic Planning Learn what Strategic Planning is and why it is a vital part of running your business. This course will explain why strategic planning is important and describe typical steps taken in the process. Get the tools to create successful strategic plans... SBA
Video Starting a SEP or SIMPLE IRA Plan SEP and SIMPLE IRA plans provide business owners like you, an inexpensive, hassle-free way to plan for retirement for you and your employees.Transcript:WOMAN: Finding an inexpensive, hassle-free way to plan for retirement -- your own and your... IRS
Video Small Business Tools and Resources When you’re running a business, you don’t need to be a tax expert, too. But you do need some tax basics. Here's an overview of IRS information you need to stay tax compliant so your business can thrive. Transcript:Hi. My name is Phyllis Grimes and... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 9 Hiring people who live in the U.S. but who aren't U.S. citizens Transcript:Hi, I'm Tuyet. I own a restaurant where I serve food from all over the world. I also employ people from all over the world- chefs, assistants, wait staff, and maitre-de's. I... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 8 How to make tax deposits and file a return to report your payroll taxes. Transcript:Hi, I'm Janene. My real estate business is doing well, and I've been learning a lot from these lessons. So far, I've learned about the differences between employees... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 7 How to manage payroll so you withhold the correct amount from employeesTranscript:Hi, I'm Janene. I've started my real estate business, and I'm sure it's going be a success. In the last lesson, I learned about the differences between employees and... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 6 What you need to know about federal taxes when hiring employees or contractorsTranscriptHi, I'm Janene. I've just started my own real estate company, and I have six people working for me. Some of them work in the office, performing administrative... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 5 How to set up a retirement plan for yourself and your employeesTranscript:Retirement plans? I just started my business. Why do I need to start thinking about a retirement plan? I already have too many things to think about, Braces, summer camp,... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 4 What you need to know when you run your business out of your homeTranscript:Hello, and welcome to What You Need to Know When You Run Your Business out of Your Home. In this lesson, we'll provide information on calculating and claiming the deduction... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 3 How to file and pay your taxes electronically TranscriptHi, I'm Doug, and I have my own business fixing computers. Even though I fix other people's computers for a living, bank online, and do a lot of online shopping, I've never filed or paid my... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 2 What you need to know about Schedule C and other small business taxes and tax formsTranscript:Hi, I'm Beth. I just opened an antique shop, and, while I love owning my own business, I'm finding out that figuring out what business taxes I have to pay... IRS
Video Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop - Lesson 1 What you need to know about federal taxes and your new businessTranscript:Hi I'm Ned and I'm a social media consultant. I started my company this year and I'm having a little difficulty keeping up with all this business recordkeeping. What is this... IRS
Video Small Business Tax Workshops The Small Business Tax Workshop program helps small business owners understand and fulfill their federal tax responsibilities. The IRS provides workshop materials, guidance, support and assistance to organizations such as community small business... IRS
Chat Small Business Start-Up -- Ask the Expert Have you considered starting a business? Not sure about the right strategies to have in place to achieve success? Learn what it takes to start a business, where to go for information and assistance, the business plan and why you need one, funding... SBA
Chat Small Business Spring Clean: How to Keep Your Business Ideas Fresh No matter how small or large, working to boost your business and brand can go a long way. It’s the time of year to fertilize and prune to spur new growth -- business growth. Do you have questions about how to sharpen your business ideas, how to... SBA
Vodeo Small Business Primer - Understanding Small Business Size Standards and Affiliation This training module describes what size standards are, how they are established, why they are important, how they are used, where to find them and how to determine if a specific business concern is considered a small business. It also describes... SBA
Video Small Business Owners: Get All the Tax Benefits You Deserve - Webinar Find out about allowable IRS tax credits, deductions and more that small business owners may be able to take advantage of. IRS
Chat Small Business Opportunities for Native Americans In recognition of National Native American Heritage Month, SBA’s November web chat will highlight Native American small businesses. Chris James, Assistant Administrator, SBA's Office of Native American Affairs SBA’s Office of Native American Affairs... SBA
Chat Small Business Exporting & Access to Credit Does your business product or service have potential in an overseas market? Have you considered doing business globally? Exporting can be a means of substantially growing your business. Did you know that SBA offers financial assistance programs to... SBA
Video Small Business Employee Recruitment and Retention The talent and expertise of your employees is one of your businesses’ greatest assets. This course reveals recruiting and retaining strategies to help you locate, recruit, and retain talented employees. Established business owners know that great... SBA
Online Training Small Business Contracting Emergency Acquisition Procedures Guide for contracting officers and others to become more aware of emergency acquisition procedures. SBA
Video SIMPLE Solution for Finding and Fixing SIMPLE IRA Plan Mistakes To communicate the SIMPLE Solution for Finding and Fixing SIMPLE IRA Plan Mistakes IRS
Video SEP Plan Pitfalls The first, and major part of this event, consists of a presentation on potential problems faced by employers who maintain SEP plans. The second part will consist of a question and answer session… IRS
Online Training Selling Your Business This is an overview of how to sell or close a business.Topics covered include defining a business exit strategy, transferring ownership of a business, steps to closing a business, and preparing a sales agreement. SBA
Video Selling or Refinancing when there is an IRS Lien This is the complete video, which is also divided into 3 segments below for convenience. It explains the federal tax lien discharge and subordination process. It walks through the application forms, supporting documents needed, how to submit an... IRS
Video Self-Correcting Plan Mistakes Important facts about using the Self Correction Program (SCP) under EPCRS to fix operational mistakes and keep your retirement plan qualified.Transcript:WOMAN: Well, last year, my client, an auto-body shop, kept several employees out of their 401(k... IRS
Video Segment 3: Supporting, Completing, and Submitting your Application The Segment 3 video for the federal tax lien discharge and subordination process goes through the supporting document needed as well as how to complete and submit the application.Transcript:Section 8 for either application form asks for a... IRS
Video Segment 2: Describing Your Discharge or Subordination The Segment 2 video for the federal tax lien discharge and subordination process goes in depth through section 7 on how to tell the IRS what type or basis the application falls under.Transcript:Section 7 asks for either your basis for discharge or... IRS
Video Segment 1: Applying to the IRS for a Lien Discharge or Subordination The Segment 1 video for the federal tax lien discharge and subordination process introduces the topic and discusses what is covered, the application forms and publications needed, and goes through section 6 of the application forms themselves.... IRS
Video Seasonal Employees This video provides special tax tips if you are a seasonal employer.Transcript: Hi. I'm Tamara, and I work for the IRS. Did you know there are special tips for seasonal businesses? Many business ventures throughout various times of the year are... IRS
Video Seasonal Businesses Seasonal help is often needed for sporting events, holidays, and commercial fishing or harvest seasons. Seasonal employees are subject to the same tax withholding rules that apply to other employees.Transcript:This is Portia Bingham. I'm talking... IRS
Video Seasonal Businesses Seasonal help is often needed for sporting events, holidays, and commercial fishing or harvest seasons. Seasonal employees are subject to the same tax withholding rules that apply to other employees.Transcript:This is Portia Bingham. I'm talking... IRS
Video Schedule C: Who needs to file and how to do it This presentation is for Schedule C filers who are one-owner businesses or self-employed taxpayers. Good recordkeeping is very important to the business owner or self-employed person in order to have everything needed when it comes time to file a... IRS
Video Schedule C Profit or Loss from Business Schedule C Profit or Loss from BusinessLearn from IRS experts about what is a Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business, and who needs to file it.SBA Video - Schedule C Profit or Loss from Business SBA
Chat SBA's New Federal Contract Program for Women - Part 2 SBA recognizes Women’s Small Business Month, and will revisit the SBA’s Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contract program. In February of this year, the SBA launched the WOSB Federal Contract Program that provides equal access to federal... SBA
Chat SBA's New Federal Contract Program for Women - Part 1 Are you a woman business owner seeking federal contracts? Celebrate Women’s History Month and visit http://go.usa.gov/4BV to get information about the SBA’s new Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contract program. SBA
Video SBA's HUBZone Program SBA's HUBZone ProgramThis short video describes SBA's HUBZone program which helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities.SBA Video - SBA's HUBZone Program SBA
Video SBA Spanish PSA for Puerto Rico Vets and Military SBA Spanish PSA for Puerto Rico Vets and MilitaryPor más de cincuenta años, la Administración Federal de Pequeños Negocios ha estado ayudando a crear empresas exitosas.Veterano y militar... SBA
Video SBA Low-Interest Disaster Loans SBA Low-Interest Disaster LoansFollowing a disaster, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) partners with FEMA to help disaster survivors. The SBA offers low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters and businesses of all sizes.SBA... SBA
Video SBA Local Assistance SBA Local AssistanceSBA has many offices and resource partners that counsel, mentor and train small business owners and entrepreneurs. With offices located near you and assistance available online, this network can help your business start up... SBA
Video SBA Loans Explained SBA Loans ExplainedThis short video describes the SBA's most popular loan program - 7(a) loans.SBA Video - SBA Loans Explained SBA
Video SBA Introduction SBA IntroductionThis short video describes how the U.S. Small Business Administration helps  entrepreneurs and small business owners start up, succeed and grow in their business ventures. SBA Video - SBA Introduction SBA
Video SBA Disaster Assistance Program SBA Disaster Assistance ProgramIn the wake of a disaster, SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, businesses of all sizes and private, nonprofit organizations. Watch this short video to learn more about SBA's Disaster... SBA
Video SBA Delivering Success: Promoting & Growing Your Business SBA Delivering Success: Promoting & Growing Your BusinessThree entrepreneurs describe how they found success through innovative ways to promote, market, and grow their businesses.The U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Postal... SBA
Video SBA Delivering Success: Marketing 101 SBA Delivering Success: Marketing 101Marketing is one of the most important aspects of business success.  Explore marketing techniques four entrepreneurs used to build their customer base.The U.S. Small Business Administration and... SBA
Video SBA Delivering Success: Financing SBA Delivering Success: FinancingFinancing a small business can be one of the most challenging aspects of ownership. Discover how SBA-backed financing helped these entrepreneurs start their businesses.The U.S. Small Business Administration and... SBA
Video SBA 504 Loan Program- Helping Businesses Grow and Create Jobs SBA 504 Loan Program- Helping Businesses Grow and Create JobsThis short video describes the SBA’s 504 Loan Program, a loan program designed to help small businesses purchase major fixed assets such as equipment or real estate... SBA
Online Training Savings Plans for Small Businesses This is an overview of savings plans and strategies for your small business. Learn about the contingency and long-term savings, tax breaks, retirement savings and much more SBA
Video Retirement Plans Determination Letter Program Retirement Plans Determination Letter Program Phone Forum: Discussed the status of the new determination letter program, the types of "reliance" available to preapproved plans, with or without a determination letter, tips on completing the new Form... IRS
Video Retirement Plans and the Misclassification of Workers Employees vs. independent contractors and how their status can affect your plan.Transcript:Hi, I'm Mikio and I work for the IRS. Misclassifying workers as independent contractors or employees can have serious federal tax consequences for workers,... IRS
Video Retirement Plans A retirement plan has benefits for everyone – the employer, the business and, of course, the employees. Employers may also be eligible for tax credits or incentives for starting a retirement plan. Keep in mind that tax law changes may affect a... IRS
Video Retirement Plans A retirement plan has benefits for everyone – the employer, the business and, of course, the employees. Employers may also be eligible for tax credits or incentives for starting a retirement plan. Keep in mind that tax law changes may affect a... IRS
Video Retirement Plan Relief for Victims of Hurricane Sandy Discussed Announcement 2012-44 and the options available to employees their families and plan sponsors.Transcript:Note - Any federal tax advice contained in this transcript is intended to apply to the specific situation described and should not be... IRS
Video Response Messages from AES A discussion of what response messages the AES can and will send in different filing scenarios. The video discusses the proper action(s) after receiving the different response messages. AESDirect is accessible by going to www.aesdirect.gov.... Census Bureau
Video Researcher’s Life After Invention Disclosure The focus of this particular webinar session is to share best practices on IP Procurement from thought leaders in the Public and Private University Technology Transfer space. Specific topics to be addressed include working with your technology... PTO
Video Reporting Tips Employers should remind their employees that all tips received are taxable. They should report their tips to their employer. The best way to do this is to use IRS Form 4070, Employee's Report of Tips to Employer, or a similar statement.Transcript:Hi... IRS
Video Reporting Tips Employers should remind their employees that all tips received are taxable. They should report their tips to their employer. The best way to do this is to use IRS Form 4070, Employee's Report of Tips to Employer, or a similar statement.Transcript:Hi... IRS
Video Reporting of Employer Healthcare Coverage on Form W-2 - Webinar The Reporting of Employer-Sponsored Health Plan Coverage on Form W-2 webinar explains what employers and employees need to know about the Affordable Care Act provision. IRS
Video Reporting Cash Payments of Over $10,000 Any individual, business, trust, estate or association receiving more than $10,000 in cash in one transaction or two or more related transactions is required to file Form 8300. Learn who must file and when in this video. Transcript :Hi, my name is... IRS
Chat Regulatory Fairness: What Every Small Business Should Know Small businesses can sometimes face excessive or unfair federal enforcement actions, like repetitive audits or investigations, excessive fines, threats, retaliation or some other unfair enforcement action by a federal agency. Did you know that the... SBA
Video Registering for AESDirect A how-to guide on registering for the Census Bureau’s free, Internet-based filing system, AESDirect. AESDirect is accessible by going to www.aesdirect.gov. Transcript: [ Music ] Pete's Pigs, Ava speaking. How may I help you? An ITN? What is... Census Bureau
Video Recordkeeping RecordkeepingLearn from IRS experts about the best way to keep records for tax purposes.SBA Video - Recordkeeping SBA
Video Reconstructing Records after a Disaster The IRS offers video presentations on Planning for Disaster. These presentations discuss business continuity planning, insurance coverage, recording keeping and other tips to stay in business after a major disaster. Transcript: Hi, I'm Kim, and I... IRS
Video Questions and Answers About Notices If you get an IRS notice don’t panic but don’t ignore it either. Read it carefully and review your tax return. If you use a tax professional, give a copy of the notice to them as soon as possible.Transcript:Hello, I’m Cheryl Sherwood, IRS Director... IRS
Video Protecting IP in Key Foreign Markets Protecting IP in Key Foreign Markets PTO
Video Proper Worker Classification - Webinar Explain how to properly classify workers as employees or independent contractors and related topics and to go over the Voluntary Classification Settlement Program. IRS

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