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Our team of experts is ready to support your business at every step. Learn more about our services and start working with us to achieve your goals.

When it comes to paying employees, laws and the IRS have made the payroll function a time consuming nightmare for the small business owner.

Small business owners spend an average of eight hours a month performing payroll functions. That's 12 full days a year that could be spent generating sales, prospecting new business opportunities, improving products or services, or servicing customers.

We offer payroll solutions that meet your business's needs and enable you to spend time doing what you do best--running your company.

Payroll

Growing businesses often reach a point where they need professional financial advice, but can't afford a full-time CFO or controller.

If you're fortunate enough to be in this position then we have the perfect solution for you. Our Part-Time CFO service gives you a professional financial manager who works with you to help guide your business to success.

Part-Time CFO Services

Forensic accounting - also called financial forensics or forensic auditing - is an area of accounting that investigates actual or anticipated disputes.

Disputes can range from business-related litigation to marital dissolution. We handle both litigation support and investigative accounting.

Forensic Accounting

A wise business owner once said, "Happiness is a positive cash flow." As a business owner, I'm sure you agree. Everything is better when your cash-in exceeds your cash-out.

A cash crisis can be emotionally devastating and it can even kill your business. If you've ever had to beg, borrow and steal to cover tomorrows payroll you know what I mean.

Cash Flow Management

A Strategic Business Plan is much more than a tool to obtain financing. If you still have all your plans and ideas locked up inside your head, preparing a strategic plan can help you clarify your company's direction.

It can ensure that your key leaders are all on the same page, and keeps both management and staff focused on the tasks at hand.

The Strategic Plan provides a blueprint, describing your company, its products, the competitive environment, management team, financial health, and business risks.

Strategic Business Plan

If you own a family business, retirement isn't simply a matter of deciding not to go into the office anymore.

Comfortable or not, succession planning should be a priority for any family business considering that more than seven out of ten family-owned businesses fail to survive the transition from founder to second generation, typically falling prey either to estate taxes or family discord - or both.

Developing and implementing a well-designed succession plan is essential to the survival of a family business from one generation to the next.

Succession Planning

Thinking of owning your own business?
Opening your own business is exciting and thrilling. It's everything that comes after the excitement and thrill has worn off that dictates whether a small business will make it or not. It's up to you to maintain and stretch out the "thrill and excitement" period forever.

A methodical plan of action is needed to fulfill your dream or goal of being your own boss and running a successful business. Success lies in the approach you choose to take. We help you avoid the common pitfalls that many new small business owners make when starting their new venture.

New Business Formation

We can help you setup and maintain your non-profit organization's tax-exempt status by handling all the IRS reporting for you.

The IRS uses these very specific revenue and expense classifications to determine if your organization will retain its tax-exempt status. So it's imperative that you build your accounting system around these revenue and expense classifications.

Non-Profit Organizations

At times you may need a trained outside professional to evaluate your company's operations to determine if the appropriate controls are in place to ensure proper handling of resources and to protect yourself from employee theft.

We assess your internal control systems to determine the efficiency and effectiveness of your operating procedures. Then we make recommendations that help your company become stronger and more profitable by correcting any inefficient or ineffective operating procedures we find.

Internal Controls
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QuickBooks streamlines bookkeeping tasks, offers instant access to vital reports, and is budget-friendly. It helps with business planning, integrates with various apps, and accelerates payment processing. With its stability and adaptability, QuickBooks simplifies financial management for businesses of all sizes.

Why QuickBooks

Although QuickBooks is designed for the layman to understand, the initial setup and installation must be done correctly in order for future information to be accurate.

All information necessary to setup manual accounting records is also necessary to setup and install QuickBooks on your desktop. This task is even more complicated if you switch from manual accounting operations to QuickBooks in the middle of the year.

QuickBooks Setup

Once QuickBooks is set up and working properly, we can train you or your employees to properly operate QuickBooks specifically for your business.

Why choose one-on-one attention instead of taking a class? We come to your location. We focus on the individual issues facing your business. We will be there to answer your specific questions and concerns. No need to spend time on features that don't impact your business! Call today to set up an appointment. We will come to your location!

QuickBooks Training

Never Hesitate to Ask a Question!

QuickBooks users are generally not stumped by the software, they are stumped by the accounting information necessary to complete the transactions. Quick access to correct information is essential to maintain the accuracy of your financial records.

Employees in your accounting department will find comfort in knowing an expert in QuickBooks is only an email or phone-call away. Email and telephone support prevents many wasted hours of aggravation and embarrassment.
How much does it cost? $20 per question.

QuickAnswers

Overhaul your accounting system with a QuickBooks Tune-up.

Whether you need to prepare for tax time, a financial review or you just need to clean up some problem areas, you'll be prepared with a QuickBooks Tune-up. In four (4) hours, a QuickBooks Professional Advisor will help you clean up and organize your bookkeeping system.

A QuickBooks Tune-up is a smart and affordable way to get a handle on your books. Accurate records allow you to make educated decisions for your business and will save you money!

QuickTune-up

Discover QuickBooks shortcuts for faster tasks, efficiency tips, and accuracy enhancements.

Learn about setup options, customization features, and advanced tricks to streamline your QuickBooks experience. Explore QuickBooks Online for cloud-based financial management tailored to businesses.

QuickBooks Tips

QuickBooks Online organizes your financial information all in one place, so everything is easy to find. It simplifies all your accounting tasks and presents the information you need exactly the way you need it.

Easier to use and more flexible than ever, you can organize your business finances, pay your employees, get paid faster, keep track of expenses, sales and income, and create and send custom invoices with your company logo in minutes.

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QUICKBOOKS  SERVICES
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