Record keeping is the foundation of any business success, in particular for child care providers.  Allan Hancock College Community Education offers a free Beginning Tax & Record Keeping class designed primarily for new family child care providers to learn tax deduction basics, how to itemize expenses, set up a filing system and understand tax ID information.

The class will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the Santa Maria campus, room S-108.  Bilingual Spanish instruction is available.

Register online at  Log on to myHancock, click the “Student” tab, then “Register/Add/Drop/Search Classes.”  The class CRN is 21594.  The class can also be located under VOCE 7500 in the fall 2010 Schedule at a Glance.

All new students and students without a user name and password must first apply to the college before registering for classes.  Access the online admission application by clicking the link under “Apply Community Education (Spectrum) Fall 2010” on the homepage.

For more registration information, view the documents posted under “Tips for Successful Registration” on the website home page.

Students may also register in person at Community Education (bldg. S) on the Santa Maria campus between the hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday-Wednesday, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Thursday.

For more information, call 922-6966 ext. 3209.

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