The Benefits Of Business Ownership

On April 14th, 2016, posted in: Accounting by 0 Comment

There are myriad benefits to being an entrepreneur: you make your own success, you create your own schedule, you are your own boss, and the sky is the limit when it comes to your income. Here is some advice we’ve gleaned from the entrepreneurs who utilize our virtual accounting services when it comes to starting..

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Preparing To File Your 2015 Taxes

On February 18th, 2016, posted in: Accounting by 0 Comment

The tax filing deadline may have been extended this year (to April 18, 2016) but those additional days don’t mean you want to put off tax filing until the last minute. Here are some items you need to be aware of when preparing to file your 2015 business tax return: Accountants are extremely busy this..

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End Of Year Financial Strategies

On December 31st, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

Before you know it, you will be flipping the calendar to 2016. Before that happens, though you still have one week to work toward reducing your tax liability and improving your company’s overall financial standing. At our virtual accounting office, we suggest the following, and can help you with these end of year financial strategies:..

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How to Hire The Best Accountant For Your Business

On October 22nd, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

As a virtual accountant I know there are many do-it-yourself accounting software programs that an entrepreneur can utilize. Remember though, just because you own a swimming pool doesn’t mean you know how to clean a swimming pool. This means that just because you own the software for your business accounting, doesn’t mean you know how..

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Money Management Tips For Business Owners

On July 2nd, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

What’s the most important part of being a business owner? Well, other than the satisfaction of a job well done? Getting paid! In our virtual accounting firm we work with our clients to help them put processes in place to assure they get paid for the goods and services they offer as well as mechanisms..

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Before You Hit Send…

On April 7th, 2015, posted in: BIZ-TIP, Productivity by 0 Comment

Emails! Are they a blessing or a curse? They make communication faster, but people say things in emails they would never say in person. Beyond that, what they do say is often misunderstood. Without the vocal tone and inflection of a live conversation whether on the phone, in person or on Skype, it’s easy to..

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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?

On April 2nd, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Productivity by 0 Comment

The headline may be a bit misleading, but if you want to have success and wealth in your business and your life, you need to plan for it. As the owner of a virtual accounting business I work with my clients to help them understand where their money is going, what their real financial picture..

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Start Your Business Record Keeping Off Right

On February 5th, 2015, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

As a virtual accountant this is obviously a topic that is near and dear to my heart – business record keeping. Whether you’re a first time entrepreneur or a long-time business owner, there is no time like the present to set up systems for keeping track of income and expenses for your business for 2015...

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Get Your Financial House in Order

On August 21st, 2014, posted in: Accounting, Productivity, Security by 0 Comment

As a virtual accountant our office is virtually paper-free. We help our clients to be the same by sending their reports and other documents to them through our encrypted portal. What can you do to clean your financial clutter? Here are a few items to consider: Invest in a shredder. This is not only a..

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What are the Facts About IRS Conference Costs?

On July 12th, 2013, posted in: Accounting, Breaking News by 0 Comment

The IRS has released information about their 2010-2012 expenses for conferences. There has been a lot in the news recently about this. For meetings with 50 or more participants, here was their spending: 2010 —  $37.6 Million 2011 —     $6.2 Million 2012 —    $4.9 Million According to the IRS “Sweeping new spending..

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