Why should I switch from Excel to Quickbooks?

Why should I switch from Excel to Quickbooks?

Why should I switch from Excel to Quickbooks? It’s a common story I hear from clients: I keep track of my income and expenses in Excel. I have all my expenses in Excel and I use Stripe to record my income. While Excel is a powerful tool (I use it everyday), it isn’t ideal for bookkeeping. Small business owners should switch from Microsoft Excel to QuickBooks Online for a number of reasons: 1. QuickBooks saves time and money: Excel requires you to manually record each of your expenses into a spreadsheet. This process is time-consuming, not to mention the time…
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I made some money, now what?

I made some money, now what?

Alright - so you are a freelancer, maybe working on the side, or a small business owner making some money, which is awesome. The downside is you need to pay taxes on that income, and you need to figure out what you owe. Do you need to make estimated tax payments? If you fall into both of the following categories you had better pay up: You are expecting to owe at least $1,000 or Your withholding will be less than: the smaller of 90% of your 2015 taxes or 100% of your 2014 taxes. I am not going to cover…
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