Seminar Series

10,000 Small Businesses

WIRE-Net Seminars, presented by 10,000 Small Businesses, are affordable, convenient, and timely: keeping you up to date with the latest trends. You can learn from industry professionals with first-hand knowledge of current best practices and trends in areas that matter most to manufacturers.


Federal Tax Update and Ohio Tax Issues for Manufacturers

What Federal tax law changes will impact businesses for 2016 and future years? Learn about changes made to bonus depreciation calculations and the federal research and development credit.

And then . . . Learn about recent Ohio tax law changes that might impact your business. Mary Jo Dolson, State and Local Tax Partner with Skoda Minotti, will discuss

  1. Ohio sales/use tax issues unique to manufacturers operating in Ohio
  2. Tax savings available through InvestOhio and how your business can take advantage of the credit
  3. Ohio's commercial activity tax - where we started and where we are now after the tax has been around for almost ten years
About Our Speaker
Mary Jo Dolson

Mary Jo Dolson, State and Local Tax Partner with Skoda Minotti, graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in Accounting. Mary Jo began her career with the state of Ohio as a Corporate Franchise tax auditor. Mary Jo had both Big 4 and other Regional accounting firm experience. Mary Jo also worked at a fortune 500 company located in the Cleveland area where she gained the majority of her experience and significant experience with issues facing an Ohio manufacturer. Prior to joining Skoda Minotti, Mary Jo was with another Regional Accounting firm in Ohio heading up their state and local tax practice. Mary Jo has years of experience in the manufacturing area assisting clients with sales/use tax audits and being able to reduce assessments issued by the state.