Tax Season – How Did It Go?

So – how did tax season go for you this year?

Was it calm and organized … or stressful and panicked?

Did you file with plenty of time to spare … or were you rushing and scrambling until the Read more

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Common Mistakes When Filing Your Taxes in a Panic

Are you still scrambling to finish up your taxes on time? or did you file for an extension?

In your rush to file on time – make sure that you don’t make one of these common (and easily avoidable) Read more

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Tax Panic

Do you remember pulling all-nighter study sessions back in school?

(We’re guessing you probably did – at least once. )

Take a minute to remember how that felt:

At the beginning of the semester, you probably had every intention Read more

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Filing a Tax Extension

Feeling the crunch and thinking of filing an extension for your business taxes?

Here’s what you need to know

𝗪𝗛𝗔𝗧’𝗦 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗗𝗨𝗘 𝗗𝗔𝗧𝗘 𝗙𝗢𝗥 𝗙𝗜𝗟𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗘𝗫𝗧𝗘𝗡𝗦𝗜𝗢𝗡?

April 18th, 2022 – which will then give you until October 17th, Read more

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Preparing for a Business Emergency

Do you have an “emergency savings fund” for your business?

If you don’t, maybe you genuinely like the idea of having one … but just don’t know where to start.

If that’s where you’re at, then this post is Read more

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How to Get Your Accounts Payable to Work for You

How would you like to lower the stress level in your business? 

 Then let’s talk about your accounts payables first.

I know, I know, it’s a lot more exciting and fun to talk about your new clients and the Read more

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Small Business Mistakes You Can Avoid Now

Did you know that more than 40% of small businesses make mistakes on their payroll every year? 

AND – that the average fine for those mistakes is a whopping $850?? 

That’s just one example of how bookkeeping mistakes can Read more

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The What If’s of Business Finance

𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝗳 𝗶𝘁 𝗱𝗶𝗱𝗻’𝘁 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝗯𝗲 𝘀𝗼 𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗱? ️

Seriously – take a second to imagine what it would be like if your business finances weren’t so hard … or even – dare say! – easy:

 𝗪𝗛𝗔𝗧 𝗜𝗙 tax season was a 𝘀𝗺𝗼𝗼𝘁𝗵 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗲𝗮𝘀𝘆 process you finished early – and barely had Read more

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5 Steps To Manage Cash Flow

Ever wish you had a crystal ball when it came to the future of your business’ finances?

Something to answer questions like:

“Can I afford to hire 2 part-time employees during my busy season this spring?”, or

“When will Read more

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Get Your Money’s Worth! Things to Know When Pricing Your Products and Services

Do you struggle with picking good price points in your business?  You know what I mean – coming up with a price for your services or products that you know will *actually* be profitable?? 

If that sounds like you, Read more

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Collecting & Filing Sales Tax for Your Business

“So do I need to worry about collecting & filing sales tax for my business? And if so – what percentage or amount do I need to charge?”

Hoo boy – this is actually a surprisingly complicated question

Here’s Read more

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Understanding Tax Dates

Everyone knows about the big bad tax date, April 15th, right?

… But what about all the other “little” tax deadlines in between, like the estimated tax payments due every quarter?

In case you aren’t sure about this whole Read more

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Small Business Invoices – How to Get Paid Fast

Are your clients a little (or a lot) slow when it comes to paying their invoices? 

While you can’t pull out their credit card for them, there’s some things you can do in your invoicing process to increase your Read more

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Effective Ways to Save and Make Money Through Bookkeeping

Monitoring Expenses 

Did you know that good bookkeeping can help you both make – and save – money? 

It’s true! And here’s 4 of my favorite profit-increasing bookkeeping tips you can start using today:

(𝟭) 𝗔𝗨𝗗𝗜𝗧 𝗬𝗢𝗨𝗥 Read more

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Go Paperless!

So, AP kicking your tail? Hard to keep up with the bills, the due dates, the changes in pricing?  

Here are my favorite accounts payable tips to make this part of your business easier:

GO PAPERLESS

Most vendors offer Read more

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5 Quick Tips On Business Bookkeeping

Don’t forget – the federal tax deadline is coming up on May 17th!  Is your small business’ bookkeeping up to date and ready for it?  

If you’re not sure, here are 5 quick tips on how to double-check – Read more

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PICK YOUR OWN POCKETS

Would you like to keep more of your money in your own pocket? 

Here are 3 bookkeeping tips to help you increase your profit – and put more money in your pocket – without increasing your prices:

(1) DOUBLE-DOWN Read more

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BOOKKEEPING, DEADLINES, AND TAX TIME, OH MY!

Quick pop quiz!  Do you know how often you should be doing your small business bookkeeping? 

Is it:

(A) Every week?

(B) Every month?  Or

(C) Once a year in a panic when your accountant asks about it at Read more

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HELP- a note from our CEO, Kerry Postel

So, be honest – how many times have you been given unsolicited advice … by people who have absolutely NO business giving you advice?

Dog owners telling you how to parent your kids (because they think the same advice Read more

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How to Properly Setup Payments in Quickbooks

Do you take credit card payments? Paypal payments?

If you do, AND you have Quickbooks, you likely know that the syncing of the payments and applying them to open invoices can be very cumbersome and often has many hitches Read more

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