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Accounting Tips

CPA vs Accountant - What’s the difference?

Many small businesses can manage their financial operations effectively with an accountant. However, a CPA can be a valuable resource for other aspects of your business. Learn the difference between CPAs and Accountants, and which is the best choice for your business in our easy guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Bookkeeping Tips

Does your small business need a bookkeeper?

Keeping track of your finances and accounts is key to the success of any business. You may, however, find that you spend more time maintaining your books than running your business. So, when does your small business need a bookkeeper? We tell you what to consider when answering that question in this complete guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Business Tips

What is a Sole Proprietorship?

One of the easiest ways to establish a business as a sole trader is to register as a "sole proprietorship". Learn all about what is a Sole Proprietorship, advantages and disadvantages, how to register one, and how they are taxed in our ultimate guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Business Tips

Key Moments When Every Business Needs to Hire an Accountant

What do accountants do? And when does your business need one? There will be important times in your business' lifecycle in which you will need help from a professional accountant. This article breaks down what accountants can do for you and when you might need them. Read more

Callie Austin
Accounting Tips

The 5 Best Accounting Software for Small Businesses

Accounting software is a cheap and effective way for small businesses to manage business financial transactions. The wages of a professional accountant may be hard to bear due to the income of a small business, hence an accounting software will suffice as an alternative. Learn the best software options for your business in our guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Tax Tips

What is an Information Return?

An information return form is used to report taxable payments to the government. This enables tax agencies to track individual income and how much tax is owed. With an information return, the tax liability for each individual in a year is calculated. Learn all about these information returns in our guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Tax Tips

Do You Have To Pay Taxes On Gambling Winnings?

A successful gamble is exhilarating, but that can't be said for the tax charges. As inconvenient as thinking about the tax implications of your gambling winnings can be, the tax charges are mandatory. Learn what tax you'll have to pay on your winnings. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Tax Tips

What Do I Need to File My Taxes? - Checklist

Tax filing can be a simple or time-consuming task depending on various factors ranging from the financial situation of a filer to the number of jobs, especially if you have multiple income sources. Here is a checklist of forms needed for each category of the tax filing process. Read more

Carol Nachbaur
Tax Tips

How To Fill Out A W-4

"Employee's Withholding Certificate" known as W-4 is a form that allows employers to withhold and remit taxes for employees. This important document is crucial to tax processes but many are unfamiliar with how it works and what information it should contain. Learn how to fill out your W-4 in this simple guide. Read more

Carol Nachbaur

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