Freelancer Tax Clinic


$25 DCTV Members // $75 Non-Members

Just in time for the dreaded tax season, attend this informative and calm-inducing workshop on tax preparation for independent filmmakers and freelance artists. From learning about great tax-saving deductions and expenses to new challenges this year, and how to protect yourself in case of an audit, this well-rounded workshop will keep you informed and hopefully put you at ease.

This workshop is an informal resource for independent filmmakers. For tax advice specific to your needs, we encourage you to seek advice from an accredited accountant.

This workshop is a Producing Clinic.

Topics include:

  • What’s New for 2019
  • Record Keeping
  • Tax Forms
  • Quarterly Estimated Tax Filing
  • Different Kinds of Income (Schedule C/1099 v. W2 Income)
  • The Difference Between Expenses and Deductions
  • Section 179
  • Cost of Goods Sold
  • Business Use of Home
  • Self-Employment Tax

Capacity: 15 students | Duration: 2 hrs

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! This workshop will offer invaluable knowledge from a working professional in a discussion setting.

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*If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.