Upcoming Webinars

 

2017 Tax Updates for Family Child Care

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: January 23, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM pacific time
 

Each year, Congress passes new tax laws that affect family child care providers. This webinar will cover all of these new laws and explain how you can take advantage of them to reduce your taxes. The webinar will cover:

  • New mileage and standard meal allowance rates
  • New $2,500 rule for deducting items
  • Impact of new tax laws on your personal taxes
  • Expanded Saver’s Tax Credit
  • Bonus depreciation rule for 2017 and 2018
 

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Top Tax Deductions for Family Child Care

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: February 8, 2018
Time: 6 PM pacific time
 

Many family child care providers pay too much in taxes each year because they don’t know all the tax deductions they are entitled to claim. This webinar will cover:

  • The key tax deductions that will save you the most money on your taxes
  • How to defend your tax deductions
  • What records you need to have to claim your deductions
  • How to reconstruct your records if you don’t have them
 

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The Basics of Family Child Care Record Keeping

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: February 26, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM pacific time
 

Are your business records as organized as they should be? This webinar will tell you:

  • Which records you can keep and which you can toss
  • How long to keep your records
  • What records your tax preparer needs to have
  • How to organize your records to save time
  • How to use the space in your home to better manage your records
 

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Advanced Family Child Care Record Keeping

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: March 21, 2018
Time: 5 PM pacific time
 

Beyond the basics of record keeping, what can you do to save money on your taxes? This webinar will cover:

  • What is taxable income and how to properly record it
  • How to avoid major mistakes when filing your taxes
  • How to conduct a spot check on your tax return to identify potential errors
  • How to conduct an inventory of your household items
  • How to protect yourself against an IRS audit
 

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The Basics of KidKare Accounting

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: April 17, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM pacific time
 

The new KidKare software can save you a lot of time and money on your taxes. Many providers aren’t using all the features of this software effectively. This webinar will show you how to take advantage of its key features, including how to:

  • Calculate your Time-Space % using the new attendance tracking tool
  • Report just your business miles, not your personal miles
  • Track the hours you work after children are gone
  • Enter expenses into the proper expense category
 

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Creating Strong Contracts and Policies

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: May 23, 2018
Time: 6 PM pacific time
 

For many family child care providers, it’s not the child that is the problem – it’s the parents! This webinar will help you create a strong contract and policies that will reduce potential conflicts with parents. It will cover:

  • The key elements of your contract
  • What to include in your policies
  • What to put in your contract so parents will never leave owing you money
  • What you should know before you sign a contract with a parent
 

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Enforcing Your Contracts and Policies

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: June 14, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM pacific time
 

Your contract and policies may be clearly written, but sometimes parents don’t follow all of your rules. This webinar will help you enforce with the least amount of stress for you and the parents. This webinar will cover:

  • How to establish consequences for parents who don’t follow your rules
  • How to negotiate changes in your contract and policies with parents
  • When and how to end your contract
  • How to collect from a parent: small claims court or a collection agency?
 

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Registration for webinars closes at noon Pacific time the day of the webinar.

Attendance certificates for training hours will automatically be sent the next day to those who attended the live webinar.