It’s tax season once again. And while that means the endless headaches of trying to itemize your deductions and finding all of those receipts, for most of us it also means it’s time for a big, fat refund! In fact, the average tax refund last year was $2,825. That’s a pretty good chunk of change. When it comes to refunds, many people’s first instinct is to splurge on something they really want: a new tv, maybe a fancy new wardrobe, or even a luxury vacation to the Bahamas. However, there are plenty of other great tax refund ideas. Here’s why tax season is the perfect time to invest in your business.
Think of It As Found Money
Tax refunds are the rebate you receive for paying in excess of your actual tax bill. Most people, however, don’t really look at a tax refund this way. Instead, they look at it as a gift from the heavens – like the money just magically appeared out of thin air. And, for the sake of your business, this may the best way to think about it. Instead of being miserly and squirreling the money away, use it to take the next step in your business!
Boost Your Online Presence
Nowadays, pretty much everything happens online in some fashion or another. And to survive, your business needs an impressive web presence. But, between web domain and hosting fees, as well as custom website design and developments, creating a business website that will impress potential clients can be expensive. Fortunately, a tax refund can provide some much-needed financial boosting to help improve the look of your company on the web.
Outsource Menial Tasks
Every small business owner knows that running your own company involves a ton of painstakingly slow tasks that you wish you could avoid. From bookkeeping or other administrative tasks to customer support, these are crucial details that eat up a lot of your time. Why not use your tax refund to invest in outsourcing some of those tasks, so that you can have more time to focus on your higher-priority tasks and long-term goals?
Expand Your Business
What better way to spend a tax refund than by expanding your business? Sure, the average refund is only around $3,000, but in reality, it costs much less than that if you want to truly boost your business.
Virtual offices provide businesses with the opportunity to expand their reach at a minimal cost. They allow business owners the ability to work from anywhere in the world while maintaining a physical presence at any location. Having a virtual office gives your business all the benefits of a professional office and staff without the overhead. Some of the benefits of choosing a virtual office include:
- Professional and personalized call answering and forwarding
- Clerical assistance
- Handling of domestic and international mail
- A dedicated local phone number
- A “brick and mortar” address for Google My Business purposes
- Notary service
- Meeting room booking by the hour
- Translation services
- Courier services
Looking to Spend Your Tax Refund? Give Alexa’s Workspaces a Call Today!
If you are looking to spend your hard-earned tax refund on boosting your brand, look no further than a virtual office at Alexa’s Workspaces! At Alexa’s Workspaces, we concentrate on our clients’ needs, so they can concentrate on growing their business. For just $179 a month, our virtual offices provide you with the power of multiple locations without the added costs! Virtual offices are available on a month-to-month basis with no set-up fees. Just sign up and you’re ready to go! Call us today at 954-745-5800 and take your first step towards a brighter future.