Understanding Accounting Terminology

6 Cheap (Or Free) Ways To Get A Bigger Tax Refund

18 August

Just about everyone who files taxes is looking for ways to pay less or get a bigger refund. The good news is that with a little extra work or documentation, there are several ways you can do exactly that — without changing how you live. Here are 6 of the highest grossing tips for boosting […]

Find The Right CPA For Your Small Business With These 3 Criteria

28 June

Choosing the right certified public accountant (CPA) can have a big impact on a small business’ financial health. The right CPA won’t just fill out forms for taxes, but they’ll also help small business owners identify their company’s financial strengths and weaknesses so that they can build on the former and address the latter. If […]

First-Time Business Owner? Tips For Successfully Getting Your Payroll System Up And Running

18 February

If you’re starting a business, you are going to need to establish a payroll system. This is true whether you plan to have a single employee or 50 people working under you. Here are a few tips that will help you get your payroll system off the ground while staying compliant with all pertinent laws: […]

What You Need To Know About Capital Gains

26 October

Capital gains are a fact of life for investors in both long and short-term investments. Even if you do not own stocks and bonds, however, you may owe capital gains. In fact, any capital asset that you sell for more than your “basis” is subject to capital gains tax. Although you may usually  prepare your […]

Planning A Career In Accounting? 5 Paths You Can Choose

20 October

If you’re in high school, this is the perfect time to start planning for your future. You’ll need a career that will provide you with sound financial security. If you’ve been thinking about accounting, you might be surprised to find out just how many career options are available to you. Here are four careers choices […]

Tax Tips You Can Use For Your Small Business

14 October

Accounting is a big part of owning a small business and it’s critical to have everything in order when it comes to tax time. The best thing that you can do as a small business owner is to sit down with a professional accountant to go over all your expenses and go over what you […]

Payroll Service Questions Business Owners May Benefit After Having Adddressed

22 September

Paying your workers is one of the most important tasks that you must do to keep your business running, but this can be an extremely labor intensive task. Fortunately, there are payroll services that can dramatically reduce the work you must do to meet this requirement. Yet, if you have only recently realized that you […]

Tax Deductions – Could Your RV Get You Some Money Back?

21 September

When tax time rolls around, you quickly begin scouring the internet looking for deductions that you may qualify for. If you purchased an RV this year, your purchase could score you some deductions on this year’s taxes. Sales Tax Deduction The sales tax on a big ticket purchase such as this is usually pretty significant. […]

3 Tax Deductions And Credits You Didn’t Know You Could Take

14 September

As tax season approaches, many people are wondering what they can do to save money. Luckily, there are a couple things you can do to make sure that you are keeping more money in your pockets. One of the best ways to do this to properly utilize your deductions. Here are a couple deductions that […]

2 Accounting Tips For Small Home-Based Businesses

10 September

If you recently started a small business in your house, it is important for you to start out right with your accounting activities. Having a business at your home can be convenient, but it can be an accounting nightmare if you fail to take the right steps from the beginning. Here are two things you […]