Business Essentials for the Artist Entrepreneur-Two Night Series in Austin

Join TALA for a two night, four part workshop to gain important business knowledge.

Business Essentials for the Artist Entrepreneur -Sept 6 & 7, 2017

Free to Attend!

Eventbrite_ Business Essentials NIGHT 1

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Night 1 will cover:

Choosing a Business Entity – Do you know what type of business structure is right for your artistic pursuit? Attorney Trenton Brough sorts it all out and gives you the pros and cons of business models most used by artists.

Copyright Overview – All creative businesses have intellectual property. Attorney Adam Mandell reviews the importance of copyright registration and how you can protect your assets.

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Eventbrite_ Business Essentials NIGHT 2

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Night 2 will cover:

Understanding the Sales Tax – Do you collect sales tax? Maybe you should? Attorney Katie Wolters covers when the State Sales tax applies and what to do to be in compliance.

Recordkeeping Tips – Lisa Sretenovic,CPA wraps up the series by sharing best practices and tips about how to organize your business records.

Katie Wolters bio at

Lisa Sretenovic bio at

Supported by:

City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

Austin Bar Foundation

Texas Commission on the Arts