Briefs, Feb. 19, 2012
Agencies to offer caregivers classes beginning March 1
The Arc Mesa County, Mesa Developmental Services and the Colorado Children’s Campaign have partnered to bring Grand Junction caregivers a series of free classes at Western Colorado Community College.
The Advocate’s Toolbox series provides an opportunity for caregivers to learn about rights, financial planning, guardianships, special education and to strengthen their voice in the systems that provide services to those they care for and about.
Classes begin March 1 and continue through mid-April. Call 255-2828 or visit http://www.coloradomesa.edu/cec for information or to register.
City, state offer instruction for sales, use tax collection
The city of Grand Junction is teaming with the Colorado Department of Revenue to offer two sales-tax classes, free of charge.
■ Sales/Use Tax Class Part I is from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Feb. 29 in the City Hall auditorium, 250 N. Fifth St.
■ Sales/Use Tax Class Hospitality Industry, an advanced class for current business owners in the hospitality industries and sales tax professionals takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 1 in the City Hall auditorium.
Preregistration is required. Visit http://www.TaxSeminars.state.co.us for information or to register. Continuing Professional Education credits are available. Call 244-1536 for information.