CONTACT: GEORGE McCRORY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0012; fax (319) 384-0024
UI Small Business Development Center offers sales tax seminars
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Small Business Development
Center is holding seminars Wednesday, Jan. 20 and Wednesday, Jan. 27 about
sales taxes, use taxes and tax withholding.
The first seminar, from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 20, will cover what items
and services are taxable, and how small businesses should collect and remit
sales and local option taxes. Participants will receive hands-on experience
completing tax forms in class.
The second seminar, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Jan. 27, is designed for
contractors. Iowa's sales tax rules on new construction and repair will
be explained, as well as what items and services should be taxed or not
The seminars, presented by Don Burr of the Iowa Department of Revenue
and Finance, will be held in Room S401 of the Pappajohn Business Administration
Building (at Jefferson and Clinton streets in Iowa City.)
Registration fee is $25. For more information, call (319) 335-3742.