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Set Your New Hire Up For Success!

Your New Hire Checklist Your business is growing and you have determined the time is right to hire your first, or maybe several additional employees.  Hiring a new employee is…

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I Owe How Much?! 

What to Do if You Can’t Afford to Pay Your Tax Bill By Emil Abedian, a Certified Public Accountant and founder of Anchor Bookkeeping, a service offering affordable yet personalized,…

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FEATURED ON FORBES: The Telltale Signs It’s Time To Hire A Bookkeeper

Freelancers are do-it-yourself-ers. So how do you know when it’s time to get some help with your books? At Anchor Bookkeeping, we know a little something about keeping proper books…

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FEATURED IN: FIT SMALL BUSINESS – The Complexities of Doing Payroll in California

Anchor Bookkeeping founder, Emil Abedian, weighs in on keeping your business compliant when doing payroll in California. One of the most common payroll mistakes is the misclassification of employees to…

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FEATURED ON: BUSINESS.COM – Does Your Business Spark Joy?

People everywhere are letting go of anything that doesn’t spark joy. Does this extend to small business ownership? With an expert handling their bookkeeping, small business owners can focus on…

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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…

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FEATURED ON: SMALL BUSINESS BONFIRE – Don’t Fall Victim To Another Stressful Tax Season

Make sure you are tracking your financial transactions on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis and treat every season like it’s tax season. We shared our insight on how to…

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FEATURED IN: BUSINESS INSIDER – 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…

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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…

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FEATURED IN: BUSTLE – Tax Filing Tips for Freelancers

It’s safe to say most freelancers don’t have a background in taxes or accounting. But that doesn’t mean tax season should stress you out! Anchor shares some wisdom with Bustle…