Frequently Asked Questions About A Bookkeeper

When should I contact a bookkeeper?

As soon as you start to think about your business, an bookkeeper can help you take the next steps. We can discuss your business's organization, tax purposes and operations, along with target pricing and profit margins.  

Why outsource to a part-time bookkeeper?

 

There are many good reasons to hire a part-time bookkeeper. A good bookkeeper will:

  • Save You Money:
    • Providing efficient bookkeeping.  A knowledgeable bookkeeper will get your bookkeeping done quickly and efficiently, meaning less time spent on bookkeeping.
    • Decreased employee costs. You only pay a part-time bookkeeper when they are actually doing bookkeeping. You don't pay benefits to your part-time bookkeeper and you don't incur payroll taxes or the costs of training and turnover.
    • Decreased accounting costs. By increasing the accuracy of your books, an experienced bookkeeper will save you money at tax time.
  • Allow you to Focus on Your Business:
    • By turning over your bookkeeping to a qualified bookkeeper, you can focus on your expertise: running your business.
  • Provide Useful Feedback:
    • A skilled bookkeeper will know how to structure your books in such a way as to provide the maximum feedback on your business results.

How can I know which bookkeeper is right for me?

Does your bookkeeper return your calls? Do you feel comfortable asking them a question? Do you feel heard? With the right bookkeeper, the answers should be a resounding "Yes!"