11 Best Ways to Relax After Busy Season!


With 80+ hour weeks finally a thing of the past, CPAs everywhere are gearing up to wind down this weekend. From getting a much-needed massage, to jumping right back into CPA Exam studying, find out how your colleagues plan to unwind now that the busy season buzz has piped down.

Spa day, lunch, shopping and wine with one of my favorite people! ~Vicki F., Moss Adams

Smaller scale wins: taking a nap :), cooking and enjoying a good meal! ~Megan L., Lutron Electronics

I will take the BEC exam, then, Im going to VEGAS! ~Maricar, Julie R Dhingra

Kiss babies and hug old ladies, booty bootcamp, and Tough Mudder! ~Eric Yeoman V, CPA, CFE, tys, llp

Post tax season I know everyone has a lot of household chores, cleaning etc. to catch up on but it is imperative to take a weekend off to relax and recharge the battery.   A nice little weekend getaway is perfect with friends and/or family right after tax season. ~Brian, Fitzgerald, DePietro & Wojnas

I’ll be studying for the CPA exam. But, actually, I am just trying to go to as many Giants games as possible! ~Amanda S, KPMG

I’m going to Disneyland and Sea World with my family, especially since I know my daughter will enjoy it! ~Salvador S., DPV&B

The reward is in knowing that theres a light at the end of a tunnel. I think I speak for everyone when VACATION, paid or unpaid, is the best rejuvenator after the season ends. ~Jenny C., BPM

Post tax season trip to NYC, studying resumes Monday! And, it’s not over yet Roger! Those habitual late filers are really killing me ~Anjelica Gazzano, Nelson, Vogelheim and Phillips

Roger we just have a date to go over accounting for leases. ~JoMarie C., Delia & Valera

I just finished my second busy season so I definitely know what it feels like to need relief afterwards! I think a weekend getaway is the perfect way to relax after busy season. Even if all you can afford is an afternoon drive, it feels great to be able to disconnect from the normal grind and to wind down and unplug. ~ Courtney, Deloitte

Put down that pen and kick up your heels, Tax Season is over! 

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