College hosting free tax seminar

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 09:31 AM

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center, in partnership with the North Carolina Department of Revenue, will present a free seminar Sept. 9 on sales tax refunds for nonprofit organizations.

The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at the college’s south campus in Creedmoor.

Under state law, certain nonprofit entities qualify for semiannual refunds of sales and use taxes paid on direct purchases and leases of certain property and services. The seminar will cover the step-by-step process for requesting a sales and use tax refund.

Interested participants can register online at

For more information, contact the college’s small business center at or (252) 738-3240.