Tax Answers for Employers

Whether you already have people working for you or are thinking about hiring your first employee or independent contractor, this web seminar is a must. Marie Poliseno, a dog trainer and highly experienced CPA whose company Dollars & Scents specializes in tax and accounting services for dog pros, leads us through the ins & outs of what it really means to bring on staff.

  • Stay on the right side of the IRS by learning the do’s and don’ts of hiring employees vs. independent contractors
  • Find out how to compute employee-hiring costs.  Learn what it will really cost after payroll taxes and workman’s compensation insurance
  • Understand the paperwork and taxes involved in bringing on employees or ICs

Whatever questions you have in this daunting area, you’ll appreciate Marie’s no-nonsense, easy-to-understand explanations and instructions tailored specifically for dog pros.

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Who’s Teaching?

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.