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(This is a transcript from my Facebook Live video on March 21.) Today we are going to talk about credit cards. How they are used and misused. Tips and tricks and the need to reconcile your credit card accounts for both business and personal use. We can all agree they are convenient. You don’t have to worry about getting to the bank for cash, if you lose your wallet, you can call to have it canceled and there is a legal limit to the loss if you report in within the contractual time, and you might get cash back or...

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bookkeeping, church -

One of the most common questions I get asked is the one that is most difficult to answer. “How long should the accounting take?”
(This is the transcript from my Facebook Live video on Feb. 14, 2018)

I hate to sound like an attorney and respond, “it depends”, so I’m going to give that same answer in a much longer way.

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I'm going to try to go live each week to answer your accounting questions for small nonprofits, churches and businesses. I'll update this post each week with links to the latest videos.

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self employed, tax reform, TCJA -

Did you know that 43 percent of the U.S workforce will do some form of freelancing by 2020?  Are you one of these Uber drivers, multi-level marketing distributors, online sellers, or freelancers?  The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has provisions favorable to the self-employed, but many in the gig economy may not qualify if they aren't careful.

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The 2018 mileage reimbursement rates have gone up by 1 cent to 54.5 cents per businesses mile for 2018. For the federal per diem rates for travel around the US, check out their website: https://www.gsa.gov/travel/plan-book/per-diem-rates/per-diem-rates-lookup.    

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