Can I deduct my dog’s food and veterinary bills? What about my training supplies? Which parts of my conference trips? If you’ve wondered about these or similar questions, join us for a web seminar with our guest Marie Poliseno of Dollars & Scents. Both a certified dog trainer and certified public accountant, Marie specializes in accounting services just for us dog pros. In this web seminar, Marie uses straightforward lay language and lots of dog-related examples to walk us through which dog pro expenses are tax deductible—and which aren’t. Join us to make sure you’re maximizing your deductions while avoiding common dog pro tax deduction mistakes that could land you in trouble. Marie will also share some practical tax planning tips and strategies to help lower your tax bills.
Marie Poliseno, CPA, CTC, CPDT-KA
Marie Poliseno is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA), and an honors graduate of the San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers. In addition to running her own dog training business for many years, Marie has spent the past thirty years working in the financial services industry within both public accounting as well as investment banking. Marie now artfully combines her passion for dogs with her savvy business acumen and accounting experience to run Dollars & Scents Accounting Services, a full service accounting firm designed to meet the needs of dog professionals.