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Top 5 YouTube QuickBooks Tips & Tricks

Top 5 YouTube QuickBooks Tips & Tricks

The easiest way for a beginner to learn QuickBooks desktop is tips and tricks on YouTube. There are 1000’s of videos and we picked out the top 5 that we like. The basics of accounting by Lynda.com is a great primer for the small business owner who is not a trained...
Is this a Business Travel Expense?

Is this a Business Travel Expense?

Gas for my daily car trips to work?  Parking ticket? A taxi to grandma’s house? Many small business owners do not realize that sometimes what they think is a business expense, is not.  The mileage or gas cost of commuting to and from work is not, unless you make...
Easy QuickBooks Payroll Tax Prep

Easy QuickBooks Payroll Tax Prep

Many bookkeepers don’t realize they don’t have to hand write their payroll tax forms. Quickbooks does it for you- IRS 940’s, IRS 941’s if you have at least the Quickbooks Payroll Standard version, and  state returns like CA EDD’s , WA Employment Security if you have...
Employees get a Snow Day?

Employees get a Snow Day?

Our business closed our doors for part of a day due to a snowstorm. There were 2 employees that came to work and one who didn’t show up at all. One who showed up was hourly and one was salaried, exempt. Who do I have to pay?  Check out this ADP article to find out the...