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Saturday, March 19 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Setting Your Band Up as a Business

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A nuts and bolts presentation of some of the initial issues that an artist/band needs to know and do to operate as a real business whether they want to or not. Presented with some real life examples of forms and agreements needed. Topics to include: * Do you need to setup an LLC, Corporation, Partnership or DBA. * What are the tax ramifications of how you are operating our business. * Setting up a bank account correctly. * Band member agreements and how to handle old members, new members and hired guns. * Who owns and controls the band name, web domain, publishing rights. * Who owns and controls your master recordings. * Do you need a written agreement with your Manager and producer. * Affiliating with PRO's, SoundExchange and other organizations.


Kent Marcus

Sr PartnerMarcus & Colvin LLP
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Kurt Vitolo

PresKV Financial Group PCKurt Vitolo is the founder and President of the CPA/ Entertainment Business Management firm KV Financial Group in Nashville, TN. He has been working with music and entertainment related clients since the beginning of his career in 1987. His firm specializes... Read More →

Saturday March 19, 2011 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Austin Convention Center, Room 11AB 500 E Cesar Chavez St

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