New Ventures Maine Offers Free Tax Readiness for the Self-Employed Workshop

New Ventures Maine will offer a free tax planning workshop at the Presque Isle Career Center on Thursday, October 19th from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The one session workshop is designed to help people organize their financial records, understand tax responsibilities, become familiar with various tax forms, and file their taxes with confidence.

“You’re busy. Every year you probably wait until the last minute to get your tax documents in order," said Karin Petrin, Microenterprise Specialist for New Ventures Maine in Aroostook County. "This class will provide some great tools, methods, and explanations to help you get prepared for filing your taxes well in advance of April 15th.”

Although primarily designed for sole proprietors, men, women, couples, and other folks are welcome in the class.

Pre-registration is required. There is no fee for the training. For questions or to register, call Karin Petrin, at 207-768-9468, email or register online at

More information on this class and other programs and services offered by New Ventures Maine can be found online at