The Darien Community Association will offer their next financial workshop — “Current Tax Laws & Strategies to Reduce Your Tax Burden,” — from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8, at the association at 274 Middlesex Road.

The seminar will teach how taxpayers might be able to reduce their burden by finding the right balance of before and after-tax investments for their situation, according to the announcement.

Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor and certified public accountant Karen Goersch of Ameriprise Financial will lead the workshop.

The event costs $20 a person, or $10 for DCA members. Reservations are required by Tuesday October 6 and can be made on-line at under activities programs/financial workshops, or by contacting the DCA at or calling 203-655-9050.