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Your Perfect Work Day

How well do you love the way you spend your typical workday?  What would a typical workday look like if you had absolutely no constraints?  Entrepreneurs are notoriously busy, and…

Tax Tip

Let’s Make Tax Filing Less Painful

Business Insider featured some of our tax tips in their article What can I deduct on my taxes?. There are ways to potentially lower your tax bill for next year…

Business Tip

QuickBooks Won’t Squeeze Out Accountants and Bookkeepers

Founder Emil Abedian shares his thoughts with Accounting Today on QuickBooks’ new bookkeeping services here. While this new offering from QuickBooks is being touted as a bookkeeping service, in actuality…

Business Tip

5 Tips to Manage Cash Flow

Whether you call it bacon, Benjamins, big bucks, or cash – having enough of it is key to running your business.  Here are five tips related to managing and getting…

Tax Tip

January 31 IRS Deadline – Avoid Fines!

REMINDER: Deadline to Submit 1099 Forms is Jan. 31 Hey business owners! Did you work with an independent contractor, such as a freelancer, accountant or attorney, in 2018? If so,…

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FEATURED IN : Small Business Trends – An Overview of Our Bookkeeping Service

We had a great exchange with Michael Guta from Small Business Trends discussing our new bookkeeping service, which we developed to help business owners free up time and save money….

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FEATURED IN: WORK AT HOME FAQ – Talking About Tax Tips for the Self Employed

We are so proud to have been included in a recent article by Work At Home FAQ, a website focused on answering questions around working from home, self-employment and side…

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Income Statements – How Do You Read This??

The income statement of any business is probably the most important report of all.  It is a snapshot of the financial performance of your business over a period of time,…

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Tax Tips for the Self Employed

If you’re self-employed, you generally have a trade or carry a business.  Two types of self-employment are: sole proprietors and independent contractors.  If you work as an independent contractor and…

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File or Shred?

Do you know how long you are supposed to keep documents?  Do you know when it’s safe to shred?  Having this knowledge is the first step to good recordkeeping. By…