The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) invites business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to attend a free Small Business Tax Seminar in Santa Clarita from 8:30 a.m. to noon May 2 at The Centre, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway. Parking is free.

Those looking for assistance with state and federal tax issues, as well as those who want to expand their business knowledge, will benefit from the informative presentations.

Topic discussions will include avoiding common sales and use tax problems, employee versus independent contractor, better business through better records, and forms of ownership. Representatives from the CDTFA, Employment Development Department, Franchise Tax Board, and Internal Revenue Service will conduct presentations and answer questions.

 Details: 1-888-847-9652.