For Small Businesses

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Your business’ profitability and operational efficiency are at the center of your business’ success!

Our experience, resources, and attention to detail make our accounting services second-to-none. As an experienced accounting team, we look forward to the opportunity to help transform your business’ financials as we work with you to establish short- and long-term strategies for growth and profitability.

Working with us and enlisting our business services could make all the difference!

Whether you need help starting a business, cleaning up your bookkeeping, setting up QuickBooks, handling payroll, or crave some much-needed business coaching or other strategic consulting, we can help you.

We work with our clients in a relational way to help them experience the financial success they desire—whether the business is just an idea, relatively new, or a well-established entity. Whether small, large, or in need of some special attention, we have the experience you need so that you can focus on what your business does best.

Cash vs. Accrual Accounting: Two Main Differences For Orlando Businesses To Consider

I have seen plenty of Orlando businesses get into hot water because they were using the wrong method to track their cash.Yep, today, let's talk accounting. :)Specifically, whether your business should operate as CASH or operate as ACCRUAL. Cash is a great option to...

About That PPP Forgiveness Application for Central Florida Businesses

I have a few quick-hit things to cover today.The first of which relates to some timing issues. Labor Day is behind us (though many of my Central Florida business owner friends and clients don't really take time off for that).(You can't really take a vacation in the...

Kimberely Bates’ Annual Holiday Prayer

In this holiday season full of conflict and impeachment, I'm ever more encouraged to see outside of my own situation, and practice empathy for those around me.And as the years go along, I'm increasingly aware of how this holiday season is a time of joy for many, as...

An Orlando Business Owner’s Simple Plan For Dealing With Angry Customers

Even in the middle of the intensity of the busy tax filing season in Orlando, we occasionally become the target for somebody's frustration. Over the years, and especially when things are busy and stressful, we've had to learn about how to best handle matters when an...

2017 Year-End Tax Strategies for Orlando Business Owners With Tax Reform In Mind

The holidays are funny for Orlando business owners.  And, I must tell you, especially so for tax professionals like me. Every year, Congress delivers updates to the tax code, seemingly at the very last minute, so my staff and I are often working over the holidays when...

PPP Forgiveness Reminders For Central Florida Businesses

Doing business in the summer of 2020 sure ain't easy.I have Central Florida clients all over the spectrum -- some whose businesses are on their last legs because of social restrictions and lockdowns, some who are hanging steady, and some who have found ways to...

Why a Pre-Mortem Analysis for Any New Central Florida Business is a Necessity

Right about now, there are writers and analysts already preparing the articles about why the Trump campaign failed. AND right about now, they might be doing the exact same thing in regards to the Biden campaign.Obviously, as of this writing, we have no idea what's...

Increase Profits For Your Orlando Business With Effective Compensation Strategies

We're still waiting on Congress to reconcile the different tax reform plans passed by the House and the Senate, but we do know a couple things. First, it looks pretty certain that you're not going to be able to deduct your state and local income taxes in 2018.  Both...

Big PPP Loans Forgiveness Update From The IRS For Central Florida Businesses

Are you tired of talking and thinking about the PPP? Because I'm tired of talking and thinking about the PPP.That said -- this program has been a lifesaver for a variety of my Central Florida clients, and it has provided a great shot in the arm for others.And, well...

The Most Likely Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail In Orlando

It's always been hard-scrapping for small business owners in Orlando. We've all heard the old adage: At least 85% and maybe as high as 98% of new small businesses fail before they hit the five-year mark. That rate may have been even higher over the past decade. Now,...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!