How To Start a New Business In Oregon | Make Your Dream A Reality

Posted by Denise Loter-Koch on Apr 4, 2017

So, you have an awesome new business idea, know that there is demand, and you’re ready to get started?  The State of Oregon makes this process pretty painless, but we’ve started this blog series to help bring different resources together in one place!

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Topics: Business Resources, News & Resources, Bookkeeping & Accounting, Training & Tutorials, Business Development Tips, small business accounting, Startup

Unlock the Power of QuickBooks

Posted by Laura Bradley on May 3, 2016


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Topics: Business Resources, QuickBooks, Bookkeeping & Accounting, Learn QuickBooks, small business accounting

Do You Think RMAs Are a Maze to Navigate?

Posted by Robert Lockard on Apr 5, 2016

In business, we like to focus on the positive, such as growing sales, boosting revenue, and keeping customers happy. But what happens when something goes wrong? You need to have a plan in place for when a product doesn’t live up to expectations and your customers are upset at not getting what they paid for.

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Topics: Business Resources, News & Resources, QuickBooks, Bookkeeping & Accounting, Fishbowl Inventory, QuickBooks Warehouse Management

Save On Taxes This Summer In 12 Ways

Posted by Denise Loter-Koch on Jul 6, 2015

While you’re enjoying the summer respite, remember to remain vigilante about business and personal tax planning. Luckily, many of the following hot summer tax-planning tips enable taxpayers to save on taxes while combining business and pleasure.

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Topics: Business Resources, QuickBooks, QuickBooks Taxes, Bookkeeping & Accounting

Portland Business CRM: Necessity or Luxury?

Posted by Denise Loter-Koch on Jun 1, 2015

Seasoned Portland business owners know that solid business relationships can provide a powerful competitive  differentiator for their prospects, clients and even with their vendors and suppliers.   And that the fruits of these successful Portland business relationships generate Loyalty, business growth, and and a significant improvement to your buiness bottom-line.

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Topics: Business Resources, QuickBooks, Bookkeeping & Accounting, QuickBooks CRM

QuickBooks 2015 Launched at QuickBooks Accounting vCon

Posted by Kelli on Sep 22, 2014

Today, at the beginning of the QuickBooks Accounting Virtual Conference, Intuit announced the release of QuickBooks 2015. This latest edition of the popular line of accounting software was launched in conjunction with an online training conference for over 5,000 QuickBooks Consultants. The 2-day virtual conference will give Consultants and ProAdvisors the opportunity to learn from some of the leading QuickBooks training instructors, and will cover all of the new features available in the different versions of QuickBooks 2015.

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Topics: Bookkeeping & Accounting, Intuit QuickBooks, Training & Tutorials, QuickBooks ProAdvisor, QuickBooks News

QuickBooks Quarterly Review And Year-End Checklists

Posted by Kelli on Sep 17, 2014

The end of September is the end of yet another business quarter, which means it’s time for a recommended checkup to keep your QuickBooks data accurate and up-to-date. To help you get started and make sure you have the basics covered, here is a quarterly review checklist for bookkeepers, business owners or other professionals using QuickBooks to manage their finances:

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Topics: Bookkeeping with QuickBooks, Business Resources, Bookkeeping & Accounting, QuickBooks Tips

ebs Associates Helps Clients Move QuickBooks To The Cloud

Posted by Kelli on Jul 17, 2014

One of the common things you hear about desktop versions of QuickBooks (Pro, Premier & Enterprise) is that people wish it was cloud-based. From Amazon Customer Reviews to PC Magazine Editorials, the common desire to be able to access the software online can be heard. The fact is, with the use of a hosting provider, QuickBooks Pro, Premier or Enterprise can in fact be accessed and used in the cloud.

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Topics: Business Resources, Bookkeeping & Accounting, Intuit QuickBooks, QuickBooks Hosting, Training & Tutorials, QuickBooks Cloud

Outsource Your Bookkeeping & Select A ProAdvisor

Posted by Kelli on May 16, 2014

Similar to a well maintained engine, a business’s books will continue to run correctly when they get the attention they need. Start neglecting little issues here and there, and the problems compound. Next thing you know, you’re in the shop needing a complete, and costly, overhaul.

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Topics: Bookkeeping & Accounting, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Printing your 2012 W2’s in QuickBooks

Posted by Kelli on Jan 4, 2013

There are two ways to print your W2’s in QuickBooks-on blank or perforated paper or printing on preprinted W2 forms if you have an Intuit QuickBooks Payroll subscription. Depending on your payroll subscription you may need to order W2 forms from Intuit, as the forms that you can purchase from the government are not intended to be printed on with anything other than a typewriter or by hand.

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Topics: Bookkeeping & Accounting, Training & Tutorials