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Video Your Guide to an IRS Audit "Your Guide to an IRS Audit” takes the viewer through the steps of an audit, from notification to closing. The video series is composed of scenarios that demonstrate the stages of each type of audit; correspondence, office and field. The scenarios... IRS
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 Worker Classification Explain how to properly classify workers as employees or independent contractors and related topics and to go over the Voluntary Classification Settlement Program. IRS
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 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 What is Business Income? What is Business Income?Learn from IRS experts what qualifies as business income.SBA Video - What is Business Income? SBA
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 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
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 Tips vs. Service Charges: What are they and how are they reported? Learn about: Tips – Employee and Employer Responsibilities; Tips vs. Service Charges; Revenue Ruling 2012-18; Form 8027; Additional Medicare Tax on Tips IRS
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 The WOSB Advantage This course is about increasing contract opportunities for women owned small businesses. See the Government Contracting Classroom for more information. SBA
Video The Relationship Between Trade and Intellectual Property Rights and an Overview of the WTO TRIPs Agreement These modules listed below cover all areas of intellectual property protection which include patents, copyrights, trademarks, geographical indications, enforcement and trade. USPTO
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
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 Basics of Export Compliance: Understanding the Foreign Trade Regulations Learn the rules and responsibilities for all parties involved in an export transaction. Before you export physical goods from the US you must be aware of your role and the reporting requirements. CENSUS Bureau
Video The Basics of Export Compliance: Classifying your Product Need help classifying your product for exportation? Learn how to use our intuitive Schedule B Search, and gain an understanding of the classification rules.  CENSUS Bureau
Video Ten Things to Ask Your Accountant This webinar provides small business owners with: The basics for effective conversations with their accountants; Three important questions to ask before hiring an accountant; Seven common business deductions that may be available to them. IRS
Video Tax Related Guidance for Child Care Providers Learn how to correctly report common tax items associated with owning a child or day care business. 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 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 and Operating Charities for Disaster Relief When disasters strike new charities spring up to help the victims, and existing charities want to expand their activities to provide disaster relief. But often, these organizations don't understand the complexities of starting and operating an... IRS
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 Taxes: The Virtual Workshop We designed this workshop to help you, a new business owner, understand and meet your federal tax obligations; What You Need to Know about Federal Taxes and Your New Business; What You Need to Know about Schedule C and Other Small Business Taxes and... 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
Video 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 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
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 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 Sales: A Guide for the Small Business Owner You have a great product or service. Now you have to sell it. This course will give you an overview of sales plans and other tools to get your product or service into your customer/consumer’s hands. SBA
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 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 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 Tip Income - The Jill and Jason Show This training program provides information about how and when to report tip income. The hosts discuss how tip income is related to Social Security payments and the tax payer’s 401(k) contribution threshold, if it exists.  IRS
Video Reporting of Foreign Financial Accounts on the Electronic FBAR 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 Reporting of Employer Healthcare Coverage on Form W-2 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 Proper Worker Classification Worker classification determinations are made on a case-by-case basis that depend on the specific facts and circumstances.Transcript:Hello, I’m Rick Schampers with a reenactment of the presentation I delivered for the IRS’s May 2009 National Phone... IRS
Video Proof of Filing Citations A look on how to properly annotate loading documents with the Internal Transaction Number or ITN. AESDirect is accessible by going to www.aesdirect.gov. Transcript: [ Music ] Okay Ava, so far we've covered registering for AESDirect, filing... Census Bureau
Video Pricing Models for Successful Business This course explains pricing models your business might adopt. Learn how to set prices, calculate costs, assess competitors and much more. SBA
Video Price Evaluation Preference - HUBZone Program Guide for Contracting Officers This course is about the price evaluation preference -- available for HUBZone firms. It is intended for contracting officers and other contracting personnel, specific to the HUBZone program. See the Government Contracting Classroom for more... SBA
Video Preference Criterion A document is required in order to receive the duty-free benefit granted by Canadian and Mexican customs. This video guides you through completing the document, focusing on several key fields that often challenge exporters new to the process.... Census Bureau
Online Training Pre-8(a) Business Development Program Training Series Three part series about the 8(a) Business Development Program SBA
Video Planning for Business Continuity 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: Hello, I'm Tim, and I... IRS
Video Payments to Independent Contractors Learn about Payments to Independent Contractors, Form 1099 filing requirements, Backup withholding and how to avoid being liable for it, CP2100 Notices for payee name/TIN mismatches IRS
Video Payment Alternatives When You Owe the IRS Learn about Installment Payment Agreements (Types of agreements; Who qualifies; How to apply) and Offer in Compromise (What to do before you apply; Who qualifies; How to apply) IRS
Video Payment Alternatives - When You Owe the IRS In this webinar you will learn about payment options when you or your clients owe the IRS. IRS
Video Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights What is intellectual property and how do you protect your ideas? This course gives an overview of intellectual properties and explains how to protect them. Learn why you should protect your intellectual property. Explore the differences between... SBA
Video Patent Protection in the United States These modules listed below cover all areas of intellectual property protection which include patents, copyrights, trademarks, geographical indications, enforcement and trade. USPTO
Video Owe Taxes? Understanding IRS Collection Efforts A series of eight videos covering topics that individuals and businesses will find helpful when working with the IRS to resolve unpaid taxes or unfiled returns. IRS
Video Overview of Trademarks These modules listed below cover all areas of intellectual property protection which include patents, copyrights, trademarks, geographical indications, enforcement and trade. USPTO
Video Outsourcing Payroll Using a payroll provider allows small business owners and self-employed individuals to devote more time to their business instead of spending it on payroll duties since a payroll provider can help ensure forms are filed and deposits are made on time... IRS
Video North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Basics NAFTA allows your company to ship most goods to customers in Canada and Mexico duty free as long as they are comprised mostly of U.S. components. This video covers the key parts of the agreement and introduces the process for obtaining the benefits... Census Bureau
Online Training Non-Manufacturer Rule Primer This course is designed to provide an overview of the Non?Manufacturer Rule, describing what it is, why it’s important and how it’s applied.   SBA
Online Training NHO Business Guide: 8(a) Business Development Program Provides an overview of the 8(a) Program for Hawaiian Native Corporations and NHO-owned businesses. SBA
Chat New Year, New Business: How to Start it Right If you are considering starting your own business this year, SBA can be valuable resource to help you find a mentor, improve your business skills and get training to help boost your ideas. SBA has great resources for entrepreneurs at every stage of... SBA
Online Training Native American Business Primer This course is designed to assist Native peoples who're thinking about starting a business, or who're in the early stages of starting a business. SBA
Video NAFTA Rules of Origin NAFTA Rules of Origin are crucial for qualifying your products for the duty-free benefit. This video shows you how to use the Harmonized Code system and what to do when foreign components are included in your product which triggers using the Rules... Census Bureau
Video NAFTA Certificates of Origin Part II Although not mandatory NAFTA Certificates of Origin are used to obtain duty-free or reduced duty rates for qualified products entering member countries (U.S., Canada, Mexico). This video will help you correctly complete this important legal document... Census Bureau

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