Trade associations are an integral part of any industry—providing education, networking and fostering connections among its members. As such, we understand that your focus is always on your members, and that you likely have little time to manage complex back-office accounting work. That’s where we come in—the accounting firm dedicated to serving the trade association industry.
Our team of professionals have years of experience providing accounting services to trade organizations, so we are intimately familiar with your day-to-day operations and accounting and tax requirements. Throughout the year, we provide you with detailed analysis to identify trends and opportunities for growth—as well as help you improve the operations, efficiency and profitability of your association. With us handling the accounting, you can focus on what’s most important—your membership.
We provide added value to our clients by offering QuickBooks expertise. Our QuickBooks ProAdvisor certifications ensure that we can effectively guide you on system setup, navigation and features…as well as ensure that you maximize the power of the system to keep your books in order.
For many business owners, September tends to bring a bit of a slowdown. The chaos of getting kids prepared for going back to school has passed, and a focus on saving money tends to kick in as people prepare for the coming holiday spend. Combined, this can often translate into a lull for business owners.
This is a friendly reminder that the Q3 tax estimate payment deadline is coming up fast. Be sure to make your payment by September 15, 2018 to avoid penalties. Currently, penalties for late or no payment average about 4 percent. And wouldn’t you rather keep that money in your pocket?
According to new rules from the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, meals and entertainment tax-deductible expenses for businesses have undergone considerable reform. Because the explanations of new deduction guidelines can be confusing, we’ve created this brief outline for you. A visit with your accounting professional to ensure your Chart of Accounts is correct may also be beneficial.