Bookkeeping Basics for Small Business, Self-Employed & Side Hustlers

Thinking of starting a business? In your first year with self employment income? Maybe you’re a long-time entrepreneur who finds bookkeeping overwhelming? Join us for a conversation with bookkeeper Emma Ertel of Sequence Bookkeeping! She’ll answer some common questions from business owners, including:

  • Do I need to register a business name or number?
  • What income do I need to report?
  • What expenses can I claim?
  • Do I need to charge sales tax?
  • Record keeping – how do I  keep track of it all?
  • How much do I need to save for income tax?


Registration is required for this session! Email to sign up. If you have any questions to submit ahead of time, please send them to Jeanette at

About the presenter: Emma Ertel is a Whistler local who believes that small business is vital to a healthy community. She’s super nerdy about numbers and reports and loves empowering entrepreneurs to have confidence in their business finances.

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Feb 13 2024


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Community Room
Whistler Public Library, Main Street, Whistler, BC
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