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Taxes for Performing Artists

Vagabond School of the Arts

Monday, December 12, 2016
Vagabond School of the Arts 4001 N Ravenswood Ave Suite 504 ChicagoIL  60613
Monday, December 12, 2016
Vagabond School of the Arts 4001 N Ravenswood Ave Suite 504 ChicagoIL  60613

What's Included

The workshop is designed to teach actors and other entertainment industry professionals how to keep track of income and expenses and save money on their taxes. The workshop will include the following: -An in-depth discussion of tax-deductible expenses for performing artists. -An examination of wage vs. independent contractor income and expenses. (W-2s and 1099s) -Basic bookkeeping techniques and tips on how to run a “one-person business”. -An overview of the “Qualified Performing Artist” area of the tax code with its special rules for lower-income performing artists. -Valuable hints on how to deal with “self-employment” income. -A demonstration of how to include performing arts business expenses on your tax return to significantly reduce your taxes.

About This Organizer

Welcome to Vagabond School of the Arts, Chicago’s premier acting school for performers following a professional path.
Wherever your road might lead — from theatre to film and television — we’re committed to gathering the best instructors and best artists in one place so that there’s no road closed for your future.

Come explore with us, fellow vagabond. Your adventure awaits.

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