Tag Archives: small business

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

If You Have Filed Your Taxes, Good Job!! If You Haven’t, Here are Some Last Minute Tips!

Are You Claiming All of Your Tax-Deductible Business Expenses for 2015? Haven’t completed your 2015 taxes yet? You’re cutting it close. Don’t short-change yourself on business expenses, though. If you’ve been in business for several years, you have a pretty … read more

Why Aren’t You Being More Productive

This month we have a guest blogger – Cathy Sexton.  Cathy owns a company called the Productivity Experts.  After winning her own battle with “workaholism” and a stress-induced life threatening illness. Cathy is committed to helping people accomplish more, with … 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

W-9’s and 1099’s

2013 is coming to a close, which means taxes will be due soon.  If you are a small business it is important to meet with your tax professional BEFORE the end of the year to review your current accounting methods, … read more

American Express Receipt Match for QuickBooks

The following blog was originally posted on November 6, 2013 at IntuativeAccountant.com.  Brad Smith, CEO of Intuit, recently referenced the addition of an American Express APP to Intuit’s open platform.  The APP enables small business customers to take pictures of … read more

Advice on Claiming Your Home Office Tax Deduction

Note: This post was originally posted on Treasury’s blog and jointly authored by Treasury Deputy Secretary Neal S. Wolin and SBA Administrator Karen G. Mills. Today, many taxpayers who qualify for the home office tax deduction are not claiming it.  … read more