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Family Services of Greater Houston (Family Houston), a United Way agency, is one of Houston’s oldest nonprofit 501 (c)(3) social service organizations.

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Free Legal Clinic for artists


Wednesday, February 15, 2017 
6:30-8:00pm
@ Fresh Arts (1502 Sawyer St #103)
FREE with Registration

Texas Accountants and Lawyers in the Arts (TALA), in partnership with Fresh Arts, will offer a free legal clinic for artists and arts-related nonprofit organizations who meet income eligibility guidelines and have legal questions related to the creative sector.

Musicians, artists, and representatives of arts nonprofit organizations will be provided up to 30 minutes consultation with a legal professional. This one-on-one legal clinic will give participants the opportunity to gain valuable advice on music and art related issues. All disciplines are welcome to participate; however, legal issues and questions must be related to work in the creative fields.

Consultation spots are limited. Clinic registration will close when all appointment times are filled. Please pre-register for the clinic by submitting the questionnaire below to ensure proper attorney staffing. 





You will be provided an appointment arrival time via email a few days before the event. 
Appointments will be scheduled at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00. 
Please plan to arrive on time.



LOCATION:
   Fresh Arts
   1502 Sawyer Street, studio 103
   Houston, TX 77007
   (MAP)
   
   Note: Fresh Arts is located at The Silos. 
   Front door faces Sawyer Street. 
   Free parking in the lot facing Sawyer.
   Location is handicap accessible.




ABOUT TALA:

TALA was formed in 1979 to meet the legal and accounting needs of artists and art nonprofit organizations. Services include lawyer and accountant pro bono assistance for artists, patent pro bono assistance for inventors, dispute resolution services, and educational programs for the artistic and business communities. Programs are designed to help participants apply sound business practices to protect intellectual property, advance careers, and develop income.

http://talarts.org


When:
Feb 15, 2017
Please pre-register for the clinic by submitting the questionnaire to ensure proper attorney staffing.  Clinic registration will close when all appointment times are filled. 
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Wednesday Time & Price:
Appointments will be scheduled at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00.
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Houston Legal Clinic Workshop

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 
6:00-8:00pm
@ Fresh Arts (1502 Sawyer St #103)
FREE with Registration

TALA, in partnership with Fresh Arts, will offer a free legal clinic for artists and arts-related nonprofit organizations who meet income eligibility guidelines and have legal questions related to the creative sector.

Musicians, artists, and representatives of arts nonprofit organizations will be provided up to 30 minutes consultation with a legal professional. This one-on-one legal clinic will give participants the opportunity to gain valuable advice on music and art related issues. All disciplines are welcome to participate; however, legal issues and questions must be related to work in the creative fields.

Consultation spots are limited. Clinic registration will close when all appointment times are filled. Please pre-register for the clinic by submitting the questionnaire below to ensure proper attorney staffing. You will be provided an appointment arrival time via email a few days before the event. Appointments will be scheduled at 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, or 8:00. Please plan to arrive on time.

Due Date: Feb 14, 2017
Fee: FREE
FreshArts.org is a free, user-managed website. Posts and comments submitted on FreshArts.org do not necessarily serve as an endorsement or reflect the views of FreshArts or its staff.

The Art of Taxes-Houston Workshop

Structured with artists in mind, this seminar is designed to walk you through your tax return, addressing common artist concerns and important IRS regulations pertaining to creative practices.
Topics Covered:
What it means to be self-employed/independent contractor
What the self-employment tax is and how it is paid
Keeping records of income and expenses
Which expenses are deductible
What is needed to prepare your taxes
Estimated tax payments
Business v hobby rules
Sales tax and employment tax
Home office expenses


Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 6:30pm
United Way Community Resource Center
50 Waugh Dr. Houston, TX  77007

About the Houston speaker Kathy Ploch, CPA
Kathy is a CPA and the Entrepreneurial Services Department Manager at Harper & Pearson Company, P. C. She has been in public accounting preparing all types of taxes for 30 years and has worked with small nonprofit organizations for 15 years. She is a Past President of TALA and has been a volunteer with the organization since 1999. She is a member of the Houston CPA Society and served as Society’s President in 2009-2010.
FreshArts.org is a free, user-managed website. Posts and comments submitted on FreshArts.org do not necessarily serve as an endorsement or reflect the views of FreshArts or its staff.

Data + Stories Workshop (for arts organizations)

How do you want to communicate about your organization? You’ve been collecting data points through the year, and it’s time to combine this information with your organization’s story. In our hands-on workshop, learn how data drawn from DataArts’ analytic reports can help you make a case that will:



-Effectively communicate with stakeholders

-Highlight accomplishments for funders 

-Raise important issues with policymakers 



It will be held at the Houston Arts Alliance (3201 Allen Parkway Houston, TX 77019) in the Alliance Gallery. For directions, parking and additional information, go to their website: http://houstonartsalliance.com/

All events are held in local time.

By registering for this event, you are opting into receiving emails from DataArts. You can unsubscribe from this email list at any time.

Hosted by:
DataArts

Time: Thursday, January 26, 2017
Where: Houston Arts Alliance (3201 Allen Parkway Houston, TX 77019) in the Alliance Gallery
Due Date: Jan 25, 2017
Fee: FREE
FreshArts.org is a free, user-managed website. Posts and comments submitted on FreshArts.org do not necessarily serve as an endorsement or reflect the views of FreshArts or its staff.

Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts Free Legal Clinic: Houston

Free legal advice!

Free for those with an annual household income of under $50,000.
  
TALA will offer a free legal clinic for artists and arts-related nonprofit organizations who meet income eligibility guidelines and have legal questions related to the creative sector. Musicians, artists, and representatives of arts nonprofit organizations will be provided up to 30 minutes consultation with a legal professional. This one-on-one legal clinic will give participants the opportunity to gain valuable advice on music and art related issues. All disciplines are welcome to participate; however, legal issues and questions must be related to work in the creative fields.
 
Consultation spots are limited.  Clinic registration will close when all appointment times are filled. 
 
This clinic is generously hosted by FreshArts.
When:
Jun 30, 2015
Cost:
Free
Time:
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Location:


PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


713.868.1839


Fresh Arts |  The Silos at Sawyer 1502 Sawyer St, Studio #103 Houston, TX 77007

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