SPJ Georgia’s Operation: Freelance series continues: Tax tips Q&A

operation-freelance-logoSPJ Georgia’s Operation: Freelance series returns Saturday, Oct. 8 from noon to 2 p.m. at Taco Mac (Lindbergh Station) in Atlanta for freelance writers looking for personal and general tips on preparing taxes. Come have lunch, network with local freelance journalists, writers and editors. All attendees qualify for a 20 percent discount on tax preparation by Pam Ballentine of Viking Financial Services. 

Featured speaker: Pam Ballentine

Pam Balentine

With over 10 years in the accounting and auditing profession, Pam Balentine has worked for various Fortune 500 Companies and public universities. In 2014, Pam started Viking Financial Services. Taking what was learned while working for these major companies, she empowers small businesses and teaches them how to run and sustain a profitable business while mitigating their business risk and optimizing their growth.

Holding an undergraduate and graduate degree from Michigan State University and a Certified Public Accountant license, Pam is well versed in business risk mitigation, process implementation, internal controls, accounting, auditing, and taxes. Pam has a passion for business and a bigger passion for helping people! This reflects her personal brand of knowledge sharing, empowerment, and coaching. 

***Lunch consists of chicken, veggie and cheese quesadillas, chicken fingers and soft drinks. Guests may purchase alcohol and food. Please let us know when you register if you have any allergies or special food requests.

Register at http://bit.ly/2cmHQFr for Operation: Freelance on Oct. 8.

Questions? Contact spjgeorgia@gmail.com