Accounting Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26
Small Business Healthcare in 2016
Healthcare provisions and requirements updated for 2016 and as determined by the Affordable Care Act.
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An index of categories in the
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How To Establish Prices
The factors to consider and KPIs to track when establishing prices for products or services.
How To Triage Your Balance Sheet in QuickBooks
How to repair issues in your QuickBooks files before they become a bigger problem.
Is It Time To Track Inventory?
Questions to help decide whether it is time for a business to track inventory.
Strategies For Optimizing Accounts Payable
The best ways to improve the accounts payable processes in accounting departments.
Four Ways to Manage Overtime More Effectively
Four ways to manage overtime effectively to reduce costs and improve efficiency by TSheets VP of Finance Amy Bailey.
Three Business Processes You Should Automate NOW
How automating the processes behind payroll, time tracking and invoicing can save you time, improve efficiencies and reduce problems, by TSheets.
Phishing Schemes Are Now Targeting Payroll Departments
How to avoid subjecting sensitive employee information to phishing scams targeted at payroll and accounting departments.
What's the Proper Accounting Procedure for Online Payment Processors?
How to stay on the right side of the regulations when managing online payment processors in your accounting system.
2016 Regulation Challenges for Small Businesses
Major changes in business regulations, reporting and fees that will have direct effects on small businesses in 2016.
5 Ways to Use Professional Service Providers to Fill in Your Weak Spots
Leverage professional service providers in key accounting roles to maximize efficiency.
A Bookkeeping Blueprint for Custom Software Investments
How to properly account for investments in custom software applications.
Difference Between Cash Basis and Accrual Basis Accounting
How businesses can decide whether they should manage their accounting on a cash basis or accrual basis.
Avoid late fees and interest payments from missing invoice deadlines.
Options to improve accounts payable processes to ensure bills and invoices are paid on time, every time.
Assets & Liabilities - How to Read Your Balance Sheet
From assets to liabilities and everything in between, knowing your balance sheet means the difference between a healthy business and financial trouble.
7 Payroll Changes When Operating in Emerging Markets
Possible payroll problems and considerations when a company is operating in emerging markets.
How Non Profits Leverage Professional Accounting Services
Non-profit organizations benefit from following for-profit models of hiring professional accountants to avoid costly mistakes in their accounting.
5 Reasons To Consider Cloud Accounting
Five reasons why cloud accounting software programs may be a good fit for small business needs, from accessibility to integration options.
What Investors Want to See in Your Financial Statements
The key performance indicators that investors want to see in a company's financial statements.
Step-by-Step Guide to Payroll for Small Businesses
A step-by-step guide to payroll and payroll processing for small businesses from record keeping to payroll taxes.
5 Reasons to Reconsider Your Accounting Strategy
Areas of concern when assessing whether or not your company has outgrown its current accounting management strategy.
How to Lower the Costs of Tax Compliance
Maintaining proper tax compliance can be costly but not all costs are obvious. Learn how to avoid the hidden costs of tax compliance to save money.
Top 10 Ways Outsourced CFOs Leverage Online Bookkeeping Services
Outsourced CFOs benefit by embracing ancillary outsourced services to support their efforts and improve the integrity of their financial data.
Bookkeeper, Controller or CFO - Whom Do You Need?
How to determine whether you need a CFO, controller or bookkeeper for your accounting needs and what the differences between each professional are.
Accounting Checklist for Terminating Employees
Termination considerations related to accounting functions and human resources matters commonly facing small businesses.
Common Accounting Mistakes in Small Businesses
Common accounting mistakes that can inhibit business success and growth as well as jeopardize legal tax filings and regulatory problems.
Don't Let Slow Paying Clients Be the Death of Your Business
Credit management tips for small businesses to improve collections.
How Effectively Are You Using Your Assets?
How business owners can determine the effectiveness of their asset use.
Critical Considerations to Improve Payroll Processing
Options for payroll processing to consider for avoiding penalties and fraud.
3 Areas to Audit in Your Expense Reporting System
Expense management and process audits to improve your expense management policies.
Do You Know Your Product’s Total Cost?
Tips to help determine the total cost of a product.
Gearing Up for Small Business Tax Preparation
Make tax season easier by preparing for small business tax season in advance by coordinating with a professional and referencing these checklist items
Top Strategies for Improving Accounts Receivable
The best strategies to improve accounts receivable processes in small businesses.
What Is Payroll Processing
Tips for understanding payroll processing options and payroll service providers.
How To Establish Business Valuation
Establishing your business valuation is critical to understanding how much your business is worth and managing your future.
How to Handle Fraudulent Charges
Measures to help your business avoid the pitfalls of criminal fraud activity.
Lifting the Lid on Job Costing
The elements of job costing and how it can benefit the company profit margins.
Are You Ready to Sell Your Business?
Factors to review in determining whether the timing is right to sell your business.
Ensuring Accounting Compliance During Acquisitions
Professional accounting services are critical to ensuring accounting compliance during business acquisitions.
New Year’s Resolutions for 2016 Business Accounting
Areas to review and update to improve business accounting in 2016.
How To Buy A Franchise Business
Everything to consider when researching and buying a franchise business.
The Basics of Small Business Employment Taxes
Small businesses have to pay federal, state and additional employment taxes to maintain compliance with the IRS.
What Small Business Owners Need to Know About Debit vs. Credit
How small businesses can decide whether to accept debit cards, credit cards or both as forms of payment.
How To Manage Accounts Payable Aging Reports
How to setup, analyze and best utilize an accounts payable aging report to increase business accounting efficiencies.
How Bookkeeping Can Ruin a Small Business
Six ways improper bookkeeping can ruin a small business if accurate accounting is not overseeing processes.
Sales Tax Considerations for Non-Profit Organizations
Sales tax considerations for non-profits so they can stay on the right side of the rules.
What Does it Take to Go Public?
The steps businesses need to take when preparing to go public and how to maximize opportunities in the process.
How to Handle Sales Taxes When You Sell Across State Lines
How to navigate state and local sales taxes when you do business across state lines and throughout the country.
5 Ways to Improve Your Employee Expense Management
Top 5 ways to improve your employee expense management to keep costs and cash flow under control.
How is Crowdfunding Taxed?
How to ensure crowdfunding is taxed appropriately and sales tax issues are managed without error.
On the Receiving End: How to Collect on Your Receivables
How to get paid on invoices and establish rules to improve accounts receivable practices.
How Businesses Should Prepare 1099s
Forms, deadlines and IRS regulations surrounding filing 1099s for various businesses.
How Long Should Businesses Keep Financial Records
IRS required retention periods for all types of financial documents from how long to keep employment tax records to filing ownership records.
How To Reduce Employee Theft
How to recognize the potential for employee theft and how to reduce risk and eliminate problems.
Are You Making These 6 Mistakes on Your Business Taxes?
Common mistakes to look out for in small business taxes when preparing business tax returns this year.
How an Accounting Specialist Will Change Your Business for the Better
Four ways hiring an accounting specialist may improve business accounting practices.
How Do You Separate Duties With a Small Staff?
How to separate key responsibilities and reduce risk in your company's accounting department.
Six Things to Consider When Hiring a Controller
Six key characteristics to look for when hiring and considering a controller for your business.
How To Ensure Data Accuracy In Job Costing
Job costing can help give important financial insights but ensuring accuracy in the data is integral to efficient and helpful reporting.
How to Interview an Accountant
Key questions to ask when interviewing potential accountants to replace your company's CPA.
Managing Small Business Employee Perks
Employee perks that small business employers should consider offering to attract and retain top talent, including comprehensive healthcare plans.
7 Traits Shared By Companies With Accurate Accounting Data
The top 7 traits shared by companies with accurate accounting data and financial reports.
What To Expect When Switching Bookkeeping Services
How to manage expectations and ensure deliverables are met when switching accounting services.
5 Reasons Your Employees Will Love Automated Credit Card Feeds
How automated credit card feeds can improve employee happiness and actionable business insights.
Invoicing Tools for Small Businesses
The best accounting technology for creating and managing invoices for small businesses.
Security Threats to Business Accounting
Recognize all the threats to your accounting security and safeguard against them before your company's vulnerabilities are exposed.
Top Tips for Incorporating A Business
An analysis of the benefits and drawback of incorporating a business and how to stay on the right side of the rules for incorporation and taxation.
How To Properly Adjust Journal Entries
How to properly adjust journal entries when using the accrual method of accounting.
Red Flags In Your Financial Statements
Major red flags to note when reviewing financial statements to steer clear of accounting cliffs.
Financing or Bootstrapping: How To Decide Which Funding Option
How to decide whether to take private or third party financing or bootstrap when starting or growing a company.
Why You Should Be Tracking Time for Salaried Employees
How time tracking can keep salaried employees accountable and productive, especially when managing new work structures and schedules.
Tax Deductions for Start-Up Businesses: Learning the Ropes
Understanding tax deductions available to start ups gives you access to a host of potential benefits.
The Benefits of Outsourced Accounting
Outsourced accounting no longer means data entry overseas. The latest in accounting services offers benefits over traditional internal accounting.
5 Accounting Fixes You Can Implement Quickly For Major Results
Easy to implement changes to company accounting that will render major improvements.
5 Best Accounting Apps For Independent Contractors
The best accounting apps for independent contractors.
Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Accountant or Bookkeeper Happy
Best practices and habits to create a better working relationship with bookkeepers and accountants.
Is Your Finance Team Fit for Purpose?
How to ensure the company finance department is capable of managing accounting responsibilities.
What Is A P&L?
The components of a profit and loss statement, P&L, and what they mean to businesses.
How To Setup Accounting For A New Business
Six basic tips to set up accounting correctly for a new business or startup.
11 Ways To Tell If Your Accountant Is A Trusted Advisor
Characteristics to look for when deciding whether your company accountant is trustworthy enough to be in your trusted advisor circle.
Comparing Top Accounting Software
Comparisons of top accounting software to suit every type of business.
5 Key Performance Indicators for Business Health
Five basic KPIs any business can follow to track the financial health of their business.
What to Expect From an Outsourced CFO
Understand what services a CFO can bring to a company and how an outsourced CFO may support businesses not yet ready for a full-time CFO.
Make or Break: Understanding Gross Profit
How to calculate gross profit for any type of business.
The Game of Global Bookkeeping: A Controller's Guide to Exchange Rates
What businesses need to know about exchange rates including accounting for gains and losses as well as reconciling multiple currencies.
The Future of Accounting – Startup Uses AI to Automate Accounting
How artificial intelligence and its role in accounting may change the way businesses manage their business intelligence.