Small Business Cash Management Insights

Your business needs cash. Cash is what keeps your company in operation and enables it to grow. Therefore, it is important to know how much cash your business needs to survive. Although many people think the answer is linked solely to operating expenses, this isn’t the case. That’s why I thought it might be helpful Read more about Small Business Cash Management Insights[…]

Four Questions to Ask the Accountant

Ideally, you and your accountant are more than just “adviser” and “client”. With your combined skills, expertise, and shared mission to support a thriving business, you’re more like strategic partners. The key to achieving success in any partnership is, of course, strong communication. At your next meeting, be sure to ask the accountant these four Read more about Four Questions to Ask the Accountant[…]

What’s the difference between a bookkeeper and an accountant?

A popular question we get is, what’s the difference between a bookkeeper and an accountant? A good question! They both work with financial data and they’re both essential for managing a successful business. Yet the roles and duties of a bookkeeper and accountant are different. You may not be exactly sure of the differences between Read more about What’s the difference between a bookkeeper and an accountant?[…]

Tax Planning for Small Business Owners

Want to avoid paying more than you should come tax time? Or a frantic last-minute search for missing financial records? This post is about providing guidance on tax planning for small business owners. New business owners have a lot on their plate, and can easily lose track of an approaching tax deadline or financial data Read more about Tax Planning for Small Business Owners[…]

How to Evaluate a Company Budget

Wondering how to evaluate a company budget? Our blog post will provide an overview of key areas you can focus on when reviewing your budget. It’s a good idea to take a look at your company budget every quarter and see where you need to shift your priorities. Furthermore, review business spending over the past Read more about How to Evaluate a Company Budget[…]

Six Essential Accounting Terms for Small Businesses

Hiring an accountant whether inhouse or outsourced is considered best practice for small business owners. Delegating the various accounting functions doesn’t mean completely checking out of the process each month or quarter. On the contrary, it’s recommended that business owners work closely with their accountants throughout the year to better understand their financial position and make Read more about Six Essential Accounting Terms for Small Businesses[…]