Thursday, Aug. 19, HP Wireless & Mobility Roadshow 2004. Wireless industry players will be available to talk to information technology professionals about wireless projects.
7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Sheraton Premiere, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna. Sponsors: Microsoft, Cisco Systems and T-Mobile. No charge. Registration is required. Event Web site: www.winnetmag.com/roadshows/mobilewireless.
Tuesday, Aug. 24, Small Business Legal Clinic. Meet with lawyers to get advice on compliance with tax laws, levels of taxation for different business entities and general tax planning.
2 to 4 p.m., D.C. Small Business Development Center at Anacostia Economic Development Corp., 2021 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE. Sponsor: D.C. Small Business Development Center. No charge. Contact: Hope Lawery, 202-806-1550, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.dcsbdc.com.
Tuesday, Aug. 24, Bookkeeping and Taxation for Home-Based Businesses. Seminar on licensing requirements for Loudoun County and Leesburg, business use of a home or automobile, deduction limitations, depreciation and record-keeping.
6 to 8:30 p.m., Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Sterling. Sponsor: Loudoun County Small Business Development Center. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: 703-430-7222, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.loudounsbdc.org.
Tuesday, Aug. 24, Make Money with eBay and Other Internet Auctions. Learn how eBay works, insider tips for making listings more attractive, how to generate more bids and higher prices, how to avoid costly errors, and the hottest items on eBay right now.
6:30 to 9:30 p.m., First Class Lifelong Learning Center, 1726 20th St. NW. Sponsor: First Class. Cost: $29 for members; $39 nonmembers. Registration is required. Contact: 202-797-5102, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.takeaclass.org.
Wednesday, Aug. 25, Federal Grants For Small Business. An overview of the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer federal grant programs for technology companies and how to improve your submissions.
10 a.m. to noon, Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology, 2214 Rock Hill Rd., Suite 600, Herndon. Sponsor: Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology. Cost: $15. Contact: Robert Brooke, 703-689-3080, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.cit.org/calendar.asp.
Wednesday, Aug. 25, Money to Grow Your Business. Learn how to access funding through the Small Business Administration's primary loan program for qualified small businesses.
1 to 3 p.m., U.S. Small Business Administration, 1110 Vermont Ave. NW, 9th floor. Sponsor: D.C. Small Business Development Center. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Hope Lawery, 202-806-1550, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.dcsbdc.com.
Thursday, Aug. 26, Basic Recordkeeping and Accounting for Start-Up Businesses. Learn how to organize and properly manage a business's basic accounting needs.
9 to 11 a.m., D.C. Department of Employment Services Business Resource Center, 64 New York Ave. NE, Training Room 3066. Sponsor: D.C. Small Business Development Center. Cost: $15. Contact: Hope Lawery, 202-806-1550, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.dcsbdc.com.
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