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Department of Revenue offering seminars

The Department of Revenue is offering seminars next month about taxation issues specifically tailored to the needs of contractors in the construction industry, state sales tax issues and wage withholding.

The contractors seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 26.

A representative for the department will present regulations governing the industry as well as registration and filing requirements for trade name accounts, sales tax accounts and wage withholding accounts.

Training materials are provided and the seminar is free of charge. Continued Professional Education credits are available. Reservations are required.

The sales tax seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6, 13, 20 and 27.

The seminar offers a general review of all forms related to sales tax collection and remittance. Participants will learn about sales tax licenses, trade names, how to collect sales tax, distinguishing sales and use tax, and available electronic services

Training materials are provided and the seminar is free of charge. No pre-registration is required.

The wage withholding seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5.

The Department of Revenue, the IRS and representatives from the Department of Labor and Employment and Worker’s Compensation Insurance will discuss federal and state wage withholding regulations, forms instructions, DOL requirements and unemployment insurance issues.

Training materials are provided and the seminar is free of charge. Continued Professional Education credits are available. Reservations are required.

To reserve a seat, send full name, date of session, e-mail address and phone number to taxtraining@spike.dor.state.co.us

For information about any of the seminars, log onto www.taxcolorado.com.

Outlets at Castle Rock holding wine tasting

The Outlets at Castle Rock will host Sip & Shop, a wine tasting event, from 5 to 9 p.m. July 23 as a preview to Castle Rock WineFest on July 24.

Tickets are $15 and may be purchased at the door or by calling (303) 688-2800, ext. 303. For information, log onto www.outletsatcastlerock.com.