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Our Dispute Resolution Program is offering a 30-hour mediation skills training workshop in January to train mediators.
We're working on a series of consumer information videos. Check out our videos page for new Small Claims and Security Deposits clips.
"It's comforting knowing a competent department is providing service, free, for anyone who needs it." - Courtney Johnson, Marina del Rey
Legitimate talent representatives do not to ask their clients for upfront money. Your success is their success. Unfortunately, some would-be talent service providers/agents are less concerned about your career aspirations. They want your money, right away, before the lights and cameras get flipped on.
Filing your income taxes can sometimes be tricky. There are many forms, worksheets, “schedules” and difficult terms to understand. How do you find someone who can do the job in a fair and correct way? Here are a few tips from DCA and the IRS for finding a legitimate tax preparer.