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Sales Tax Considerations for e-Commerce Businesses

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Jan 23, 2018 WITH 3Comments

 

 

 

Annual tax time is almost here. And if you’re an e-Commerce business you’ve already got a number of legal considerations on your plate. Things like:

 

  1. What payment gateways should I use?
  2. How should I handle trademarks, patents and copyrights?
  3. Are there any shipping restrictions to get products to my customers?
  4. What are the lease requirements for holding inventory in my building?

 

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14 Questions to Ask Yourself When Shopping for A New Accountant

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Jan 02, 2018 WITH 2Comments

 

 

 

The relationship with your accountant is one of the most important for business success. He or she is the person you rely on to help you make informed decisions that can change the direction of your business. But what happens when you lose confidence in your accountant? Maybe they are no longer as responsive to your questions or they are distracted with other clients.

 

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How To File for Tax Exempt Status

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Dec 19, 2017 WITH 1 Comment

 

 

Federal income taxes are inevitable for most businesses. However, nonprofit organizations -- those that exist primarily to improve society and provide specific services to the public, can apply to the IRS for tax exempt status using the steps outlined in this post.

 

Once you establish your organization as tax exempt, you may need then the help of outsourced accounting services in order to meet regulatory reporting requirements.

 

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Sales Tax Filing For Businesses: How Outsourced Accounting Services Can Help

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Dec 05, 2017 WITH 3Comments

 

 

 

There are many “hidden costs” when it comes to starting your own business. Preparing and filing self-employment taxes as well as collecting sales taxes happen to be two of them. However, they are a necessary part of doing business.

 

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Tutorial: How Online Bookkeeping Boosts Customer Payments

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services, Online Bookkeeping ON Sep 08, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

 

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How to Send Documents to Online Bookkeeping Services

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Feb 18, 2016 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

I get asked this question a lot. 

"If I hire you for online bookkeeping services today, how will I get my documents to you?"

To answer this question once and for all, I want to let you know that there are lots of ways to get documents to Ignite Spot.  It all comes down to how you like to work and and how your business operates. 

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Outsourcing Bookkeeping & The Magic of Key Metrics

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Feb 15, 2016 WITH 1 Comment

Every business has a secret sauce to making money.  The trick is figuring out the recipe before you go bankrupt.  If you can do it, you'll be one of the few that get to live the glorious entrepreneur's lifestyle; if not, you're going back to a cubicle.  

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Double the Size of Your Business in 12 Months

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Jan 29, 2016 WITH 1 Comment


January is the month for new resolutions. I've been coaching a lot of entrepreneurs over the past few weeks on how to double the size of their companies over the next 12 months.  The conversation has been happening so much, that I thought I would write a blog post about it today. 

This plan isn't hard to implement and will actually work, but you have to stick with it.

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Why is Outsourced Accounting so Affordable?

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Jan 25, 2016 WITH 2Comments

I like playing solitaire as much as the next guy, but in my humble opinion, it's one of the reasons that an in-house accountant is so dang expensive. 

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The 3 Types of Online Bookkeeping Services

BY Eddy Hood IN Outsourced Accounting Services ON Jan 19, 2016 WITH 1 Comment


The world of online bookkeeping services have brought a handful of different options to entrepreneurs.  You would think that they're all they same, but in reality, there are three different types of online bookkeepers out there.  If you're thinking of going this route to get help with your company's accounting needs, make sure to read this post to get the best solution. 

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