Entries by Kristen

Georgia Gives Back to Adoptive Families

If you are involved in the foster care system, an adoption ministry, a home open to adoption, or are interested in adoption, Governor Kemp recently signed a bill that will bring tax relief and encourage families to adopt children from the foster care program. Currently, in Georgia, there are around 12,000 children in the foster […]

You Can Still Save on Your 2020 Taxes

When a new year begins, it’s generally not acceptable to make any changes to your 2020 tax situation since your income and deductions are based on the cash receipts and payments that end of the previous year. But there are still a few things that can be done to lower your 2020 taxes. Certain payments […]

Tax Season 2021: What You Need to Know About Your 2020 Tax Return

You’re probably sick of even thinking about the year 2020. But, unfortunately, you probably still have the preparation of your 2020 tax return to take care of. A lot has changed for the 2021 tax season.  1.The COVID-19 Virus and Your Taxes The COVID situation in 2020 extended the due date for individual tax return […]

Accounting for Law Firms

Accounting firms help many individuals and companies make financial decisions. No matter what kind of business you run, an accounting firm can offer advice and assistance to help your company set financial goals and develop budgets.  If your law firm seeks dependable financial advice or wants someone to handle your weekly payroll, an accounting firm […]

Accounting Tips for Non-Profit Organizations

Why does an industry whose organizations operate on often tight budgets seem to have the most complex accounting and reporting requirements?  It really seems unfair.  I’ve worked with many nonprofits of different sizes, many of which simply don’t have the extra funds to throw at an accounting department, and because of this, having a good, […]

Bookkeeping Tips for Your E-Commerce Business

Bookkeeping is an essential component of an e-commerce business. With an online store, your business’ products will be available 24/7/365 to a wide array of customers. With the internet, you can cast a wide net, reaching a large audience and fulfilling drop-ship orders while you maintain a small physical footprint.  While setting up a website […]

Accounting Tips Every Real Estate Company Needs to Know

Real estate is a unique industry. There is plenty of opportunity for growth that depends on how well you manage the array of transactions that go through your business. Organization is critical in making the most of your bookkeeping and maximizing your profits, regardless of the size of your operation. Here are a few of […]

Top 5 Trends in the Non-Profit Industry

Nonprofits have a difficult role to fill. They improve conditions for people, animals and communities, all while running an organization that tends to resemble a commercial business. That means, like profit-making companies, they must adapt to changes in the industry, too. 5 Nonprofit Trends in 2020 As nonprofit organizations adapt to the changing landscape of […]

7 Tips for Meeting With the Board

Meeting with your boss for the first time in a new job can be nerve-wracking. When your boss is a group of people with unique backgrounds, agendas and expectations, the meeting becomes even more complicated. As an executive, you likely feel the delicate balance between understanding how to manage a board of directors meeting while also […]

Accounting Tips for Your Construction Company

If you’re in the construction industry, you understand how important it is to be reliable. Your clients hold you accountable for your work. Solid construction begins with the foundation of a sound, financially stable business.  So when it comes to bookkeeping for construction companies, every detail counts. Accounting can be a challenge for construction companies due […]