Get Legit: A Workshop for Freelance Artists

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 presetThe beautiful and very talented Wawi Navarroza (I took this pic during her most recent exhibit) has asked me to share some information on a workshop she is hosting for freelancers. I think this is so worth it.



“GET LEGIT : Business Registration (PH) and Basic Taxation for Photographers & Freelance Creatives”

A primer for the creative professional who has been in the dark for the ultimate Step One (Get Legit!) in doing right by the work you love

21 JUNE 2014 
10am — 6pm
Studio Wawi Navarroza
Taguig City

This one-day workshop is aimed at independent photographers, writers, illustrators, graphic designers, artists and other freelance creatives who are ready to up the ante on their professional practice/s with an easy to understand primer on the rudiments of setting up a business in the Philippines . The workshop aims to guide the talented-albeit-business-challenged creative to the necessary steps to take from Freelance to being a self-employed small business owner/professional.

A quick list of what you’ll learn : pros+cons of going legit / procedures for business registration filing for the first time / type of business to register / BIR / DTI / permits / TIN / VAT / taxation basics / withholding tax / issuing receipts, client transactions / monthly maintenance, bookkeeping, and your very own questions answered by our guest expert Ms. Rose Anne Amarillo, a hands-on professional, well experienced in Financial and Management Accounting, Practical Accounting, Taxation, Bookkeeping, Auditing, Business Development and Data Analysis . All these and more in a detailed syllabus.

The total fee (VAT inclusive) for the workshop is PhP 2,000 for early birds and PhP 2,400 regular rate for registrations after June 13 . 50% downpayment is required to secure places. The fee comes with a healthy lunch and complimentary snacks.

To register your participation, email your full name, email address, mobile phone number to me : .

All other pertinent details will be sent in a confirmation email from our studio . See you at the workshop!
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