Challenges Facing Immigrant Business Owners

Wednesday, June 26 | 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm
Track: N/A
     1 hour Federal Tax (EA, CRTP, OTRP)
     1 hour Taxes/Tax Planning (CPA, CFP)
      .75 hour Taxation Law (Attorney – CA Bar MCLE)
     1 hour (CSEA/NAEA)
Speaker: Carlos Lopez, EA

Description: There are over six million immigrant business owners in this country. Access to capital, financial literacy, and proper guidance are some of the challenges they encounter as they try to grow their business. These challenges present opportunities for those who can position their firms to serve this market.

Learning objectives:
1. Learn how to report a 1099 without an ITIN or SSN
2. Understand how legal and illegal immigrants can set up a partnership
3. Know what TCJA tax credits immigrant business owners qualify for
4. Define which entity best serves undocumented illegal business owners
5. Learn how immigrants can be shareholders of an S-Corporation

Learning Level: All Learning Levels

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: Attendees will gain a better perspective if the read the 2018 State of Latino Entrepreneurship report