4 Tricks for Saving Time with Quickbooks


QuickBooks is an accounting software on the market that is ideal for businesses and individuals alike. Despite the popularity of QuickBooks, its utility is often overlooked. There are lots of tricks for saving time when using this popular book. #1 Add Attachments to Records You can easily add attachments to records. This can make it easier to keep track of things. You can add attachments when you send out notes to vendors.

7 May 2019

Focus On Your Business And Save Money With Outsourced Bookkeeping Services


When you first start out in business, you might be your biller, human resource professional, and accountant all in one. While this can work for a short period of time, this is not going to allow you the time you need to grow your business. If you are working hard to expand the services you provide, and you find yourself working too many hours a week, it's time to see how you can outsource some of the work you do.

27 February 2019

Why You Should Hire A CPA To Help With Your Business


As a business owner, you want to make sure that all of your finances are in order, and that can be done with the help of certified public accountants. If you have never hired a CPA, you may want to learn some information regarding how their services can really benefit you as a business owner. To get some insight on this, you will want to review the following information. They Have Expertise In Tax Law

14 November 2018

Use Accurate Financial Records To Boost Your Company's Value


A successful company is one whose value increases with time. There are many different factors that can influence the overall value of a company. Some of these factors are outside of your control, but many of them can be controlled with time and effort. Bookkeeping plays a critical role in boosting your company's value. Accurate financial records can help investors see the value of your company by providing an overview of the company's financial health and history.

3 September 2018

More Than Crunching Numbers: Accounting Services For New Small Businesses


When you think of accountants and accounting services, there is a pretty good chance you picture someone in a suit with thick glasses and a calculator, crunching numbers and writing checks. While that is a bit of a stereotype, accountants do provide billing and payment services and help you keep track of your business accounts. However, they do a lot more than just crunch numbers and write checks. In fact, as both an individual and as a new small business owner, you may find the following accounting services quite helpful.

20 June 2018

TK Estate Planning Mistakes To Avoid


While no one likes to think about what will happen after they're no longer around, devoting some time to hiring a tax service and an attorney and devoting some time to planning out these details is a vitally important task. If you don't take the time to plan out your affairs on paper before you become ill or pass away suddenly, there's no guarantee that these issues will be handled in the way that you would prefer.

26 January 2018

The Pros And Cons Of Cloud-Based Accounting Software


When using software solutions for your business, the first decision you'll need to make is whether to store your data on the cloud. Major accounting platforms are often available in both local, on-premise versions and cloud-based, online versions. Online versions are accessed just like a website and are extremely affordable -- while offline versions tend to be more robust and expensive.  Pro: Cloud-Based Solutions Are Accessible from Anywhere The nature of the cloud makes an accounting suite incredibly easy to access.

29 November 2016

Annual Contribution Limits For 457(B) Retirement Plan Participants


Many employees of state and local governments are enrolled in 457(b) retirement plans. A 457(b) plan has similarities to a 401(k), but there are significant differences in regard to annual contribution limits. The annual contribution limit for some older participants in a 457(b) plan can be as much as twice that of their younger coworkers. Retirement plans operated in accordance with section 457(b) of the Internal Revenue Code are available to employees of a state or a political subdivision of a state.

27 October 2016

2 Reasons You Should Hire An Accountant For Your Small Business


If you own a small business you might be wondering if you should hire someone to do your accounting or if you should try and do it yourself. In many cases you will find that it is better to hire someone and the benefit of having your finances done correctly is worth every penny you will pay the accountant. Here are some things that the accountant will do for your business.

20 September 2016

3 Tips To Create A Professional And Accurate Invoice


When it comes to your business, you need to make a good impression. One way to do this is through the invoices that you send. These invoices need to be designed well, professional and extremely accurate. You want to ensure that the customer notices them and pays them quickly. Here are a few tips to ensure that your invoices are created professionally and accurately: Make Sure the Numbers Are Spot on

8 August 2016