Accounting

How to work well with an Accountant

How to work well with an Accountant

I want to provide 5 easy ways to get along with your accountant. Rather you have one yet or not, this will still benefit you. A business owner and accountant are entering into a business partnership. This will be one of the most important business relationship you commit to. So it is very important that the relationship is set up successfully. So here are a few things you, the business owner can do to make sure this happens.

1.) Have a separate business account

Can your business produce financial statements?

Can your business produce financial statements?

If you are in business and you cannot produce at least a monthly financial statement for your business you are not managing your business properly. Now I know we all do the best we can do. I know some of us can only afford keeping track of your expenses and income via an excel sheet. This is OK when starting out or if you cannot afford on going bookkeeping payments.

However,

as your business grows,

4 different taxes you need to know

4 different taxes you need to know

When you start a business there are 4 different taxes you should be aware of. Unpaid taxes are a major reason businesses fail. Understand , that the money you collect is taxed, so a portion of that money goes to the government. That is why it is beneficial to have a bookkeeper. We will keep track of how much you owe and when you owe it based on the transactions made in your business.