Tag Archives: accounting

Part 2: Outsource Your Bookeeping–Time for the Experts

4 Common Bookkeeping Pains for Small Business Owners Business owners, especially of smaller organizations, have plenty on their plate – sales, marketing, networking, administration, accounting, etc. Managing everything can be overwhelming. Oftentimes, the bookkeeping processes are not properly handled because, … read more

Reasons You need to Outsource Your Bookkeeping

1. YOU’RE ACTING AS CEO & CBO (CHIEF BOOKKEEPING OFFICER). Unless you’ve inherited a fully staffed and successful business operation, it’s likely that, over the years, you have worn more than your fair share of hats in order to grow your … read more

Do You Need to File Form 1099s?

There are a number of situations where you’ll have to create and/or file Form 1099s. Are you affected? If you’ve been sending Form 1099s for years, you’re probably already working on them or have completed them. If you receive them … read more

Windows 10 BEWARE!!

Don’t rush to update to Windows 10! Microsoft will begin launching Windows 10 and offering it to many of you for free.  Beware-they want you to do the debugging for them!  Never accept an update or software change when it … read more

10 Common Accounting Mistakes Business Owners Make

I recently came across this great article from Intuit that I thought was important to share.  It really summarizes the importance of the role that accounting plays in your business. Thank you John!!  John Rampton, founder of invoicing service Due.com, … read more

Don’t Procrastinate, Start Planning Now for 2015 Tax Returns

Even if your 2014 refund hasn’t hit the mailbox yet, it’s time to get a jump on your 2015 taxes.  Don’t wait until the end of the year to think about managing your taxes and minimizing the hit to your … read more

The Importance of a Proper Foundation

In addition to the water that evaporates while curing, concrete is made up of 3 fundamental components: sand, rock and cement. When mixed together in the proper ratio, and allowed to ‘cure’ over time, concrete becomes the ‘foundation’ for almost … read more

8 Steps To Protect Yourself From Business Fraud

The following article was previously posted in the “Intuitive Accountant” by Renee Lacerte. For small companies and accounting firms, fraud is becoming an increasingly big issue. The fact is criminals know that small businesses tend not to have adequate fraud … read more

Avoid a Problematice Audit with Complete and Accurate Books

While Tax law does not require businesses to maintain books and records in any particular way.  It does require them to keep accurate and complete set of books.  Businesses are also required to keep supporting evidence for those records (i.e. … read more

Get Organized for the 2013 Tax Season

Tax time is quickly approaching – are you ready?  Quality Accounting Solutions can help get your business books in order for your tax preparer. Before you hand over a mass of receipts and miscellaneous papers, follow these steps to get … read more