How to Start a Business @ CMC in Steamboat Springs, Academic Center, Conference Room 127
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm

How to Start a Business 

Learn the key elements you need to know to start a small business.

  • Is your idea feasible?
  • Do you understand the target market?
  • Does your product/service provide value to customers?
  • Do you have projections that articulate potential sales and expenses?
  • What will be required to secure a loan and where are lending options for entrepreneurs?

January 18, 6:00 to 8:15 pm
Colorado Mountain College, Academic Center
Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center
Conference Room 127

This seminar is free, no registration required. Questions?  870-4491

Hosted by the CMC Entrepreneurship Center with support from Routt County, the Chamber Resort Association and Yampa Valley SCORE.

Preparing for Tax Season @ CMC in Steamboat Springs, Academic Center, Classroom 210
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Filing your business taxes can be stressful, frustrating and expensive.  Join us for a seminar that will help you prepare well for your filing and help you understand typical issues that other small businesses deal with filing their returns.  Topics covered include:

  • Deadlines for filing including extensions
  • Do it yourself versus using an accountant or tax preparation service
  • What to bring to your tax prep person
  • Changes for 2016 that affect small business
  • Home office deductions and vehicle deductions
  • Red flags for auditors

Leading this seminar is CPA Dan Bonner of accounting firm THPK.  He has years of experience working with small businesses and is a previous small business owner himself.