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What expense category does event planning come under?

There is no definitive answer to this question, as it will depend on the specific business and the event being planned. However, there are a few potential expense categories that event planning could fall under.

Travel Expenses

If the event is being held in a different location to where the business is based, then travel expenses will need to be considered. This could include the cost of transport to and from the event, as well as accommodation and food expenses if employees are staying overnight.

Marketing Expenses

If the event is being held to promote the business or its products/services, then marketing expenses could be incurred. This could include the cost of advertising the event, as well as any materials that are produced specifically for the event (e.g. flyers, posters, etc.).

Entertainment Expenses

If the event includes any form of entertainment, then the associated costs will need to be taken into account. This could include the cost of hiring performers, as well as any equipment that is required for the entertainment (e.g. sound system, lighting, etc.).

Venue Expenses

If the event is being held in a hired venue, then the cost of hiring the venue will need to be taken into account. This could include the cost of hiring a function room in a hotel, as well as any additional costs that are associated with the venue (e.g. catering, AV equipment, etc.).

Security Expenses

If the event is being held in a public place or is expected to attract a large number of people, then security expenses may need to be considered. This could include the cost of hiring security guards, as well as any additional costs that are associated with security (e.g. barriers, fencing, etc.).

The information provided in this article does not constitute legal or financial advice and is for general informational purposes only. Please check with an attorney or financial advisor to obtain advice with respect to the content of this article.
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