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Five Reasons Quickbooks Accounting Services Are Great For The Self-Employed

If you’re self-employed, taxes often get complicated. Managing receipts and keeping track of your income is a hassle, and without an appropriate system, you’re vulnerable to making errors. Fortunately, Quickbooks services can provide you with the platform and organization you need for taxes to run accurately and smoothly. Consider these five benefits.

  • First thing: If you pay quarterly tax payments, Quickbooks can estimate the amount for you. This will give you an idea of how much you owe before it’s due. You can also pay what you owe to the IRS directly through the Quickbooks platform. 
  • Second thing: Quickbooks can track your mileage. If you drive for work-related purposes, you’ll want to keep track of the mileage for tax reasons. If you don’t report mileage in your taxes, you’re sacrificing money you could have saved in taxes. Fortunately, Quickbooks makes this a simple task.
  • Third thing: Quickbooks software prepares reports for accountants. All you have to do is print the reports and take them to your accountant. The reports include your comprehensive financial information.  
  • Fourth thing: Quickbooks is affordable. If you’re a freelancer, your income likely varies, and you may not want to commit to a hefty monthly bill. Fortunately, you can use the self-employment version of Quickbooks software for a low monthly cost. 
  • Fifth thing: Quickbooks works with TurboTax. If you use TurboTax, you can bring your data from Quickbooks directly into TurboTax to save time and hassle. 

A&B Accounting and Business Solutions, LLC, can assist you in using Quickbooks software. To speak with a professional, please contact us.

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Accounting Services Let Business Owners Relax

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Owning a small business is rewarding, yet demanding. If you have made it past the five-year marker, you owe it to yourself to celebrate the success. Along with the responsibilities of business ownership comes the chore of accounting. Securing accounting services from a reputable accountant makes life easier. Here are three reasons accounting services are a real boost to any small business.

Provides complete accounting services

Nowadays, accounting firms offer a full array of services for the business owner. A trusted Certified Public Accountant will handle your financial paperwork throughout the year. A CPA delivers relevant data concerning your business by pulling it from your Quickbooks or other financial software. By providing you with charts, graphs, and relevant analysis, your CPA becomes a financial advisor. He or she will guide you so you are able to make smart decisions for the business.

Provides complete tax services

Depending on what type of business you are involved in, tax filings often include several forms. Quarterly 940 and 941 forms must be filed throughout the year, as well as the annual income tax papers. Some cities require contractors working within the city’s limits to file special tax forms too. CPA’s are well-versed at what forms must be filed and when. Furthermore, when you secure accounting services, the CPA will help you reduce tax liability by finding all deductions.

Provides personal attention

A & B Accounting is a family-owned business and takes a special interest in each client. When you join the A & B family as a client, you always get top priority. Your telephone calls, emails, and problems are highly important, so that means you get personalized attention.

Owning a small business is something to be proud of. You have worked hard to achieve your goal. Now, relax a little and let A & B do the paperwork. If you would like to discuss how our accounting services work, please contact us contact us today!

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Payroll Services Let You Focus on Running Your Business

If you are a business owner, you have little time and lots of responsibilities. You spend your time marketing your business to customers, making sure that suppliers perform their functions effectively, chasing down unpaid invoices and managing employees. These are all jobs that only you can do, and it is crucial that you do them well. One way to free up time for these crucial tasks is by hiring an experienced professional to do your payroll accounting.

Hiring a professional to manage your payroll services allows you to focus your time and attention on other tasks while ensuring that your crucial payroll compliance is done by someone with experience and expertise. While you are busy making your business grow, an experienced professional can prepare weekly, biweekly and monthly checks and direct deposit transactions for your employees, track accruals for sick and holiday pay and perform tax calculations.

Business owners frequently worry about legal compliance. When you outsource your payroll-related accounting, you transfer some of the burden of compliance to your accountant’s shoulders. Your accountant then worries about filing W2, 941 and 944 forms while you spend your time and energy on running your business. While your accountant is avoiding potential pitfalls like late filings and fines, you can be out developing new business, finding better suppliers, developing quality control and managing your employees.

Payroll accounting is crucial for any business. Doing payroll by yourself takes time away from tasks that only you, as the business owner, can do. For more information about payroll processing services, please contact us.

A&B Accounting and Business Solutions, LLC provides a full range of payroll services that suits your needs. We have over ten years experience in all aspects of accounting and we can help improve payroll management for employers of small, medium, or large businesses. A&B Accounting and Business Solutions, LLC payroll services division ensures that your payroll needs are met on time, every time.Did you know that many businesses pay penalties to the IRS for not filing payroll taxes on time or paying the wrong amount? When we take care of your payroll, you will never miss a deadline or pay the wrong amount.

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