TurboTax News Yes, Taxes CAN Be Fun: Host a Tax Party Read the Article Open Share Drawer Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Written by TurboTaxBlogTeam Modified Mar 15, 2019 2 min read On February 7, thousands of Americans across the country will host their own official tax parties, or as we like to call them, TurboTax You Parties. We know what you’re thinking: “When I think party, I don’t think taxes.” Well, it’s time for you to redefine “party”. The TurboTax You Party is an easy way to help your friends and family save money by empowering them with the skills to take control of their taxes and finances. It’s also the perfect time to celebrate everything that has happened in their lives over the past year. Whether they had a baby, got married, donated to charity, started a business, or made a move, your tax party is an opportunity to raise a tax-themed cocktail in honor of 2014! To join the fun, we’ve compiled our favorite tips if you’re hosting your own DIY tax party soon, including essential supplies, tasty recipes and budget-friendly décor ideas. Read on to learn how you can host your own tax party, and be sure to share your tax party moments on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #HappyYouYear hashtag. Set Up & Supplies Set up a large table where your guests can spread out their W-2s and other tax forms. Also, make sure the table is near some outlets with extension cords, so everyone can fully charge their device of choice for filing! Décor True to our TurboTax roots, we’re going with a blue-and-red themed party. No matter what theme you choose, we recommend making your own decorations to save money. Here are a few of our favorite DIY party décor ideas: 25 Crazy Colorful DIY Party Projects 15-Minute DIY Party Ideas 20 5-Minute Centerpiece Ideas for Every Occasion Food & Drinks We’re all about making taxes and finances fun, so why not put a little twist on your party’s refreshments? Bring-Home-The-Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Cheese & Refondue InvestMint Blackberry Juleps Sweet & Save-ory Cheesecake Interested in hosting an official TurboTax You Party next year? Sign up today and we’ll let you know when applications are open! Hosts receive themed party supplies plus 100% OFF all TurboTax online products. Previous Post TurboTax Absolute Zero: The No-cost Tax Return Next Post TurboTax Resumes E-filing for States Written by TurboTaxBlogTeam More from TurboTaxBlogTeam One response to “Yes, Taxes CAN Be Fun: Host a Tax Party” you are out of your mind. Filling out taxes needs to be done alone and in a quiet atmosphere and people do not want others to see how much money they made in the year! It seems that very little intelligent thought has gone into this idea. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Browse Related Articles TurboTax News Help Friends and Family: Host a TurboTax Party TurboTax News TurboTax Brings Back Absolute Zero – Start Filing You… TurboTax News Oh The Places You Can File Your Taxes From Your Phone Tax Tips Ways to File your Taxes with TurboTax For Free TurboTax News Let a Tax Expert Do Your Taxes for You With TurboTax Li… TurboTax News Intuit TurboTax Commitment to Free Tax Preparation TurboTax News File Your Simple Tax Return for $0 Any Way – Even… TurboTax News TurboTax and Sprintax Now Make Filing Easier for Non-Re… TurboTax News Government Shutdown 2019 Update: You Can File Now With … TurboTax News TurboTax is Open and Accepting Tax Returns Now!