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April 17, 2019

Surviving An IRS Audit Without Receipts

When it comes to striking fear in the hearts of millions of people, few are as powerful as the IRS. Just hearing the word “audit” can send many of us into a frenzy looking for receipts to prove our expenses. …

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February 20, 2019

Streamline your bookkeeping in 2019

2019 is going to be all about fixing ineffective bookkeeping strategies, and helping business owners like yourself recoup some of their precious time. There are many different types of small businesses out there but many of them have 1 thing …

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December 3, 2018

Top 3 Bookkeeping Tips for Small Business Owners

If you’re like many small business owners, you may tend to keep many of the financial details of your business in your head or through handwritten notes.   While keeping mental and handwritten records of expenses may seem easy  for a …

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October 22, 2018

Top five small business tax mistakes that can come back to haunt you

It’s fall and Halloween is upon us, so who doesn’t like a good scare?  Well…when it comes to tricks and treats, small business tax prep doesn’t sit well in the trick category. When doing your taxes, there are plenty of …

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September 24, 2018

When Should Your Small Business Hire a Bookkeeper?

What is Bookkeeping?

Before deciding on whether to hire a bookkeeper, it’s important to fully understand what bookkeeping is and how you should use it for your small business. The books of a business are all of the transactions that …

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September 4, 2018

September is National Preparedness Month

The Best Time to Prepare for Disasters is Before They Happen

In the days immediately following Hurricane Harvey, the whole world watched as volunteers went from building to building in small private boats to rescue citizens and pets from the …

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August 24, 2018

How to maximize small business tax deductions

Tax time can be daunting for all small businesses and here at Neat, we know that to be true. As we move out of the summer into Q4, many small business owners are starting to think about closing out …

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March 22, 2018

Getting the most from your small business tax deductions

As a small business owner, you are the backbone of the US economy and should get the most from your small business tax deductions.  As tax day rapidly approaches, millions of small business owners, independent consultants and 1099 employees around …

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March 15, 2018

Neat featured on the QBOShow talks about new accounting program

The Neat Company, creators of Neat software for small business is thrilled to be sponsoring the popular QBOShow this year.  Neat focuses on helping small businesses and accounting/bookkeeping firms collaborate and work together in a more efficient manner through its …

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