Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK!
We host meetups for freelancers by freelancers: We invite you to bring your expertise, questions, and elevator pitches to the table to workshop and discuss.
Join us on the first Wednesday of every month (and our Facebook group) to meet other entrepreneurs in the area, get inspired, and share tips on freelance issues.
November SPARK: Sole proprietorship or LLC–what’s best for your business?
When is the right time to incorporate? What are the tax implications of sole proprietorship? And what about liability?
For many freelancers, incorporation is a key step on the path to a full-time freelance career. This workshop will walk you through the basics of forming an LLC and what incorporation means for your business.
The benefits of forming an LLC
How your business structure affects your taxes
The right time to incorporate for your business
Please note this event is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice. If you have specific business or contract questions, please consult your legal advisor.
$$ The event is FREE $$
There will also be time to network with other freelancers who may be able to offer tips you hadn’t considered before.
Regardless of industry, we all share similar experiences as independent business owners! We try to ensure everyone leaves with insights and connections that will help their business thrive.
Our meeting will be taking place at Capital Factory + The DEC facility located in the Centrum building on the corner of Oak Lawn Avenue and Cedar Springs Rd. (3102 Oak Lawn Dallas, TX 75219).
CENTRUM VISITOR PARKING
Enter through Welborn St labeled as VISITOR.
Visitors must enter their phone number to access parking, a phone number will be used to exit. Parking is $3 per hour ($12 maximum). DART bus routes 31, 39, and 409 will put you off right in front or near the Centrum depending on the route.
6:30-7 -- Networking & Happy Hour
7-7:15 -- Introductions & Icebreakers
7:15-8 -- Group Event
8-8:30 -- Closing Remarks & Networking
SPARK is built on the premise that we’re stronger together than we are on our own.
Check out our Facebook group to swap jobs, resources, and meet other people who love their "boss!"
Find us on social media.
Contact our event organizer Shawnee Leonard -- email@example.com