Minnesota offers employment tax seminars

The Minnesota Business Tax Education Partnership is holding seminars in Maplewood, Plymouth, and Rochester, Minnesota for employers and their representatives who are interested in information on state and federal employment taxes and other employer responsibilities. The seminar will be presented by experts from the Minnesota Department of Revenue, Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program, the United States Department of Labor, and Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Insurers Association.
Seminar content will include information on:

  • Worker status (independent contractor vs. employee);
  • Employment Tax basics (withholding, depositing and reporting);
  • Unemployment Insurance (tax rates, wage reporting, benefit account issues);
  • Federal Labor Standards (wage and hour);
  • Workers’ Compensation Insurance (requirements).

Seminar Dates and Locations:

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ramsey County Library, 3025 Southlawn Drive, Maplewood, MN 55109;
  • Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., MRA- The Management Association, 9805 45th Avenue N, Plymouth, MN 55442;
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Graham Park 4H Building, 1407 3rd Avenue SE, Rochester, MN 55904.

There is no fee, but advanced registration is required. To register, go to http://www.uimn.org/employers/help-and-support/educational-seminars/seminar-schedule.jsp. (Minnesota Department of Revenue Bulletin, March 14, 2018.)

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