Make Art Your Business: Taxes for Artists

What: Make Art Your Business: Taxes for Artists

When: Rescheduled from Tuesday, February 25, 6–7:30pm to Monday, March 3, 6–7:30pm

Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th)

How Much: Free for SF Open Studios artists, ArtSpan members and SOMArts artists. $10 suggested donation from the general public, no one turned away, click here to register

Get organized for tax season. Gary Bishop of Nice Records SF demystifies what tax prep looks like with a special insight into the needs of individual artists. Topics to be covered include organizing expenses, tracking information, using available tax and finance resources, and a lengthy Q&A portion.

About the Presenter:
Gary Bishop of Nice Records SF has over 15 years of experience in bookkeeping and accounting, including over 10 years of experience working with artists and creatives of all types. His specialties include bookkeeping for small business, individual artists, and small proprietaries. Gary is an avid art appreciator, and especially enjoys working with artists in order to give back to the community from which he gains so much.

About the Workshop Series:
ArtSpan presents monthly 90-minute workshops designed to sharpen business and financial literacy for professional artists, prepare artists for exhibiting work inside and outside the studio, and encourage community between fellow artists and the public. Through these community events ArtSpan creates a platform for artists to thrive, fostering a Bay Area that values the arts.

The Make Art Your Business series is presented at SOMArts through participation in the Affordable Space Program, which provides below-market rental space, production and publicity assistance to nonprofit organizations. For more information visit our rentals page.