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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…


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,…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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,…


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…


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…