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April 29, 2014 – May 2, 2014

2014 Delaware Economic Summit: BLS Sponsoring

2014 Delaware Economic Summit

For Delaware, By Delaware

BLS is a proud sponsor of the innaguaral Delaware Economic Summit.

The Delaware Economic Summit will be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 through Friday, May 2, 2014 at the new Wilmington Westin Hotel on the Riverfront. Throughout the week, the Delaware Economic Summit will host sixteen educational sessions, four keynote lunch speakers and 1 happy hour. The mission for this Summit is to create an exciting and engaging event by providing an outlet for Delawareans to learn and discuss financially related topics with local experts. This is the first forum of its kind in Delaware, presented by the private sector, in an effort to offer relevant education to fellow business owners and consumers. The Delaware business community is so strong because of relationships built on trust over many years. We have pulled some of the best local talent to share their perspective and knowledge with those interested in learning more about applicable Delaware economic topics.

For additional information, please visit the Delaware Economic Summit Website or follow the discussion on Twitter at #econDE.

Start: April 29, 2014
End: May 2, 2014
Venue: Wilmington Westin Hotel on the Riverfront
Address:
815 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE, 19801, United States

April 30, 2014

IMPORTANT DEADLINE: Individuals

INDIVIDUALS: 2013 Delaware tax returns must be filed or extended. The balance due must be paid. An automatic 6-month extension using Form 1027 can be filed. This is NOT an extension to pay.

 

Have questions about tax deadlines? If so, contact us today. For additional information on this or any of our tax services, please contact Belfint Lyons & Shuman at 302.225.0600 or click here to contact us.

 

Date: April 30, 2014

University of Delaware Hen Hatch 2014: BLS Sponsoring

BLS is excited to be a sponsor of the 2014 University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship Hen Hatch!!

Hen Hatch is the University of Delaware’s premier startup funding competition. It provides entrepreneurial students, alumni, faculty, and staff with the opportunity to make connections and collect feedback on their ideas while competing for startup cash and in-kind prizes totaling more than $50,000. On April 30, six finalists will pitch their businesses to a panel of seasoned entrepreneurs, investors and business executives.

The event will also feature a keynote address by Mike Phelan, venture partner of Osage Venture Partners, as well as an entrepreneurial exhibition featuring several student & alumni startups.

Start: April 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: April 30, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: UD Trabant Center
Address:
17 W. Main St, Newark, DE, 19711, United States

May 6, 2014

University of Delaware – Accounting & MIS Department Annual Awards Banquet

BLS will be awarding our Delaware Aspiring CPA Award at the 2014 University of Delaware Accounting & MIS Department Awards Spring Banquet. If you are an Accounting or MIS major at UD, don’t miss this opportunity to network with CPA firms, professors and fellow students.

 

To apply for the BLS Delaware Aspiring CPA Award:

http://sites.udel.edu/banquet/award-applications/belfint-lyons-shuman-outstanding-delaware-accounting-sophomore-award/

 

For additional information about the University of Delaware Department of Accounting & MIS Annual Awards Banquet:

http://sites.udel.edu/banquet/

Start: May 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: May 6, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Clayton Hall Conference Center
Address:
100 David Hollowell Drive, Newark, DE, 19716, United States

May 14, 2014 – May 15, 2014

NAIFA Delaware 41st Annual Conference

BLS will be exhibiting at NAIFA Delaware’s Annual Conference in Dewey Beach, DE.

The annual conference draws hundreds of attendees from Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey in the insurance and financial related fields.

For additional information, go to www.naifade.org.

Start: May 14, 2014
End: May 15, 2014
Venue: The Hyatt (BayCenter & Cove)
Address:
1301 Coastal Highway, Dewey Beach, DE, 19971, United States

May 15, 2014

IMPORTANT DEADLINE: Nonprofits

NONPROFITS: Form 990 filing deadline for calendar year nonprofit organizations.

 

Have questions about tax deadlines? If so, contact us today. For additional information on this or any of our nonprofit or tax services, please contact Belfint Lyons & Shuman at 302.225.0600 or click here to contact us.

 

Date: May 15, 2014

June 4, 2014

Delaware State Bar Association: 2014 Bench and Bar Conference

BLS will be exhibiting at Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA) 2014 Bench and Bar Conference.

For additional information, go to http://www.dsba.org/

 

To learn more about how BLS assists the legal industry, go to http://www.belfint.com/meet/meet-our-clients/law-firms/.

 

Start: June 4, 2014 12:00 pm
End: June 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Chase Center on the Riverfront
Address:
815 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE, 19801, United States

June 16, 2014

IMPORTANT DEADLINE: Individuals and Corporations

INDIVIDUALS AND CORPORATIONS: Second installment for 2014 estimated tax payments due.

 

Have questions about tax deadlines? If so, contact us today. For additional information on this or any of our tax services, please contact Belfint Lyons & Shuman at 302.225.0600 or click here to contact us.

 

Date: June 16, 2014

IMPORTANT DEADLINE: International

INTERNATIONAL: Deadline for 2013 individual tax returns for US taxpayers residing abroad and partnerships which keep their books and records outside the US (automatic 2-month extension from April 15).

 

Have questions about international tax deadlines? If so, contact us today. For additional information on this or any of our International Services, please contact Belfint Lyons & Shuman at 302.225.0600 or click here to contact us.

 

 

Date: June 16, 2014

June 24, 2014

Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement (DANA) 2014 Annual Conference

BLS will be exhibiting at the Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement (DANA) 2014 Annual Conference – Break Out of the Box. DANA welcomes Keynote Speaker Andy Stefanovich to the conference.

Innovate. Build Capacity. Work Smarter.

June 24, 2014

8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m

At the Chase Center on the Wilmington Riverfront

For additional information regarding the conference, go to www.delawarenonprofit.org.

To learn more about how BLS assists the nonprofit industry, go to http://www.belfint.com/meet/meet-our-clients/nonprofit-organizations/.

Start: June 24, 2014 8:30 am
End: June 24, 2014 2:15 pm
Venue: Chase Center on the Riverfront
Address:
815 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE, 19801, United States
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