Boost Your Business: Pay for Staff Conferences!

January 18, 2024

Attention, family businesses, modern entrepreneurs, and career reinventors: ever thought of paying your staff to attend conferences? Yes, it sounds as appealing as wrestling an octopus, but stay with me here. What if I told you that it could be the key to unleashing a wave of innovation and motivation in your business... and even earn you tax deductions?

Intrigued? So was I. That's why I've penned a full article on this very topic. Dive in to discover how sending your employees to conferences can lead to great decisions, boosted profits, and less time spent wrestling with accounting work (and more time doing what you love).

Why Pay Your Staff to Attend Conferences?

Now, I know what you're thinking: 'Why should I pay my staff to attend conferences?' And I get it, it sounds about as appealing as wrestling an octopus. But hear me out.

Imagine this: your employees return from a conference, their brains bursting with new ideas, their motivation levels soaring higher than a seagull on a sea breeze. They're eager to implement what they've learned, and suddenly, your business is booming like never before. Sounds pretty great, right?

The Bonus: Tax Deductions

But wait, there's more! Not only do you get a team of inspired and informed employees, but you also get... drumroll, please... tax deductions! That's right, my friends. Uncle Sam might not be very generous when it comes to your tax bill, but he's surprisingly accommodating when it comes to education expenses.

Focus on What You Love

So, you get to boost profits, keep the taxman off your back, and give your staff a fun day out. It's like having your cake and eating it too... but without the mess of doing your own accounting. Now, I know, crunching numbers might not be your idea of a good time. You'd rather be doing what you love, whether that's creating the world's best sourdough or inventing a new dance craze. And that's where we come in. At Calculated Moves, we take care of the accounting so you can focus on what really matters.

Conclusion: Leave it to the Pros

So, ready to set sail towards smoother waters? Click through to our full article, where we dive deeper into the benefits of paying your staff to attend conferences, and how it can lead to a tsunami of success for your business. After all, when it comes to navigating the ebbs and flows of business, it's always best to leave it to the pros. Anchors aweigh!"

Donna Bordeaux, CPA with Calculated Moves

Creativity and CPAs don’t generally go together.  Most people think of CPAs as nerdy accountants who can’t talk with people.  Well, it’s time to break that stereotype.  Lively, friendly, and knowledgeable can be a part of your relationship with your CPA as demonstrated by Donna and Chad Bordeaux.  They have over 50 years of combined experience as entrepreneurial CPAs.  They’ve owned businesses and helped business owners exceed their wildest dreams.   They have been able to help businesses earn many times more profit than the average business in the same industry and are passionate about helping industries that help families build great memories.