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End of Year Payroll To-Do List

Remind employees that if there has been a change in their filing status due to a marriage, divorce or dependents that they may want to file a new W-4 for 2014.   Check to be sure that employee paycheck names/SSNs match their Social Security cards and W-4 Data.   Remember that for tax purposes any […]

4th Quarter Checklist

It’s mission critical time to close out 2013 strong! Check to make sure all of your accounts are reconciled and up-to-date.  This includes checking and savings accounts, credits cards and all loans.  I also personally think all of your payroll liability accounts should be reconciled as well. Run a Profit and Loss Detail report to […]

The Down and Dirty of Accounting

Did you know that accounting processes began more than 7,000 years ago?  The Assyrians began a process that relied on primitive accounting methods to properly record herd counts and growth of crops.  Now, 7,000 years later we are still counting cattle numbers but also the number of times we hit Starbucks each week and the […]