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IRS Tax Workshop Being Offered to Nonprofit Organizations

One of only two workshops in region in 2012
Release Date:
June 4, 2012
Contact:
Matt Heidt,
716-926-8792

HAMBURG, N.Y. – A one-day IRS tax workshop designed to help small and medium-size nonprofit organizations gain a better understanding of tax-exempt responsibilities, employment issues and related areas will be hosted by the Hilbert College Center for Adult and Graduate Studies.

The workshop, which is one of only two being offered in the Northeast this year, will take place from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. July 17 in Michael’s Banquet Facility at 4885 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg. CLE, CPE and CE credits will be available for participating professionals.
 
Experienced IRS tax exempt organization specialists will address the benefits and requirements to maintain tax-exempt status, unrelated business income, including gaming activities, employment matters, an overview of the redesigned Form 990, and required disclosures.
 
Featured luncheon speaker will be Joseph Roccisano, director of agency relations at United Way of Buffalo and Erie County.
 
The workshop is recommended for executives and staff of small and medium-size nonprofit organizations; employees or board members of grant-making organizations who work with small or mid-sized tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations; nonprofit board members and volunteers responsible for any nonprofit financial and accountability issues; new or emerging nonprofit financial management staff or volunteers; CPAs and accounting professionals; attorneys who work with small and medium-size tax exempt nonprofit organizations; enrolled agents; and registered tax return preparers.
 
Cost is $40 per person and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.To register online, go to www.hilbert.edu, or print and complete the registration form available online and submit with payment to Hilbert College, Office of Institutional Advancement, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg, NY 14075.
 
For additional information about the workshop, contact the Hilbert Center for Adult and Graduate Studies, a regional community education provider, at 716-926-8949 or e-mail graduatestudies@hilbert.edu.


Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.