Month: June 2018

New 2018 Business Tax Changes with the TCJA

Below are some of the most significant business tax changes under the TCJA. These changes will affect business activities after Dec 31, 2017, unless noted otherwise. #1. The new law reduces the C Corp. tax rate to a…

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Finding the Right Accountant for Your Business

The financial health of your business is critical if you want to grow. The right accountant on your team helps you in many ways. Typical entrepreneurs go into business to provide services matching their expertise and passions. Frequently,…

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5 Useful Accounting Tips for Small Businesses

When running a small business, you have to make sure you stay focused on accounting. If you don’t manage debt, receivables, and marketing expenses accurately, your company will sink before it grows. You can save your company by…

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Tips to Speed Up QuickBooks Performance

Tip No. 1 – Remove Unwanted Memorized Reports There are several cases where we’ve seen that QuickBooks performance slow down if it contains a bulk of memorized reports. There are many users who have a habit of keeping…

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Customize the Icon Bar

If you work on the computer a lot, every click you save can save time and wear and tear on your wrists. When working in QuickBooks you do a lot of clicking. There are shortcut keys you can…

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5 QuickBooks Tips for Nonprofits

1. Require Passwords. Each user should have a unique password for accessing QuickBooks to prevent unauthorized access to your organization’s financial information. 2. Use Classes. Generally accepted accounting principles require nonprofit organizations to report expenses by functions –…

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Linking to Payroll

You can also use QuickBooks’s timer if you’re going to bill for a timed activity such as a phone call. And you can add notes that will be saved to the ticket. QuickBooks provides other ways to describe…

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Back your data up to the cloud

QuickBooks contains a wizard to walk you through the process of backing up your data to a removable data storage device. If you’d rather Intuit handled your backups and kept them safe, QuickBooks’ Online Backup Service is an…

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Shortcuts

Using navigation hacks such as tabbed browsing for multiple “windows” open in Google Chrome, a bookmark bar, and keyboard shortcuts all save time. Need a cheat sheet? Check out some simple keyboard shortcuts you can use within QuickBooks.

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