Categories: The FORUM

2/25: THE FORUM: Arts Law with the CA Lawyers for the Arts. Part Two

February 25, 2019
Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Program begins
$10 online – $15 at the door.
Click HERE for more information

Vanguard Culture HQ @ IDEA1
895 Park Blvd. (Please use F Street Entrance)
San Diego, CA 92101

Each workshop in this 3-part “Arts Law” series, organized with California Lawyers for the Arts, will be comprised of a 35 min presentation followed by 20 min of Q&A with attorneys in a wide range of topics including Branding and Trademarks/ Copyright and Intellectual Property / How to set up your organization as a nonprofit, LLC, etc., and changes in tax laws that affect creative industries.

WORKSHOP INFO:
February 25, 2019: The Art of Deduction with T. Jesus Oba, EA, CPA

Major tax reforms went into effect in 2018, affecting individuals as well as their businesses. California Lawyers for the Arts and Vanguard Culture invite Artists and Creative Freelancers of all disciplines to join for a workshop on the essentials of income tax for individual artists. Topics will include record keeping, IRS form 1040, Schedule C, and self-employment schedules, itemized deductions, hobby losses, and home offices.

Speaker: T. JESÚS OBA, EA, CPA is an enrolled agent and CPA whom has his practice in downtown San Diego. He is president of the San Diego Chapter of CalCPA and focuses his practice on clients with international tax matters. When not in his office, he can be found taste testing Tijuana’s delicacies

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS:
May 20, 2019 – Public Art Panel Discussion with Local Arts Leaders. In partnership with San Diego Art Institute

Presented by Vanguard Culture, The FORUM is a professional development series for creatives from the visual, performing and culinary arts. From workshops, to lectures, to panel discussions and meaningful networking, this series provides industry professionals with the tools, resources, and opportunities to become better at their craft and to make a living doing the thing they love.

Vanguard Culture

Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people, places, and events that make up San Diego’s thriving arts and culture community, as well as curated snapshots of the week’s best, most inspiring and unique cultural and culinary events. We believe in making a difference in the world, supporting San Diego’s vibrant visual and performing arts community and bringing awareness to important social and community causes.