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What New Small-Business Owners Ought to Know About 2019 Taxes

  If you are a new small-business owner, maintaining control of your finances can be daunting. There is so much you must do already; collect piles of paperwork from your employees;withhold federal, state, and local income taxes; set aside Social Security, Medicare, unemployment, and worker’s compensation funds; and pay your business’s taxes to the appropriate agencies—all the while keeping them separate from your own. But you’ve got this…right? Except the Internal Revenue Service imposes gargantuan fines… Read More What New Small-Business Owners Ought to Know About 2019 Taxes
30 July 2019, 5:23am

Bookkeeping vs. Accounting

          What is the difference between bookkeeping and accounting? We often get this question, and it’s an important one for business owners to understand. So we’ve compiled a list of questions associated with this topic to help you understand the difference between the two. Where are they similar? At their core,… Read More Bookkeeping vs. Accounting
13 July 2019, 1:08pm

3 Myths About Bookkeeping That Are Ruining Your Small Business

Outsourced bookkeeping is sent overseas to people I don’t trust with my small business We’ve all gotten that email. You know the one. A profoundly wealthy and superbly educated prince has been dethroned. He needs your help getting to his vast riches. Which he will selflessly share with you, if you send him your social… Read More 3 Myths About Bookkeeping That Are Ruining Your Small Business
2 May 2019, 8:56am

A Case for Hiring a Bookkeeper

Are you doubting the large financial risk it took to invest in your small business? Do you feel so obligated to your business you’ve given up other things because you think that’s what it takes?When is the last time you knew the exact date of your next windfall? You’re not alone. There are millions of small-business owners, just like you, who gave up their nine-to-five for what… Read More A Case for Hiring a Bookkeeper
29 March 2019, 9:51pm

How To Make Tax Season Less Stressful

Founder and CEO, Giuseppe Salamone, teaching Bookkeeping 101 to a group of small biz owners. Tax season can be an extremely nerve-wracking time, but this does not have to be the case!  Starting your tax preparation before December 31st is just one way to prevent stress.  Below are 5 tips for surviving tax season. Step… Read More How To Make Tax Season Less Stressful
28 November 2018, 3:38pm

Scared of an Audit? These tips will help calm your nerves…

For many small business owners the sound of the word “audit” can be terrifying. Here are some things to avoid if you want to reduce the likelihood you will be “red flagged” by the IRS. 1. Not Reporting All of Your Income Not reporting your income is possibly the easiest red flag to avoid, but it is… Read More Scared of an Audit? These tips will help calm your nerves…
23 October 2018, 10:00pm

SBK Team Spotlight: Allison Fowler

Alli is one of our newest professional experts at Say Bookkeeping.  She is currently head of Business Development for our New York office.  Alli has a diverse background in business management, networking, communication and accounting. Alli is our “go to gal” when it comes to attending networking events and getting the word out about Say… Read More SBK Team Spotlight: Allison Fowler
21 September 2018, 1:47pm

The Hardest Part of Owning a Business

Starting a new business can seem like one of the scariest things in the world, but with enough determination and passion for your product or service you can accomplish your short and long term goals while overcoming hardships. Last month, we shared tips about the easiest parts of owning a business.  This month we will… Read More The Hardest Part of Owning a Business
20 July 2018, 10:24pm

The Easy Part of Owning a Business

Starting a business can seem incredibly scary! It’s especially hard if you’re already working a nine to five and have a limited amount of time to focus on the tasks you need to accomplish before you can make your first sale. However, if you were born to be an entrepreneur nothing can deter you from… Read More The Easy Part of Owning a Business
2 May 2018, 10:47am

SBK Team Spotlight: Arlen Lastres

Arlen Lastres, Accounting Intern at Say Bookkeeping Introducing Arlen Lastres, Accounting Intern at Say Bookkeeping. Arlen is originally from Havana, Cuba and moved to Miami when she was just 9 years old. She is extremely talented and is currently working on her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Florida International University.  Ever since she was a… Read More SBK Team Spotlight: Arlen Lastres
9 April 2018, 6:52pm