The Joy of Fixed Rate Bookkeeping

7/10/2012 One of the biggest hurdles to overcome when speaking with new clients is the dreaded “money talk”. Since the beginning, I have charged an hourly rate. In this rate I include things like Cloud Hosted Quickbooks, SmartVault Document Management and...

Why We Are Members of Local First Arizona

6/29/2012 Accountingprose, as you know, is based in Central Phoenix. We can often be found co-working at Co+Hoots or sipping coffee at our favorite coffee shop. We value the diversity that this city provides and take every opportunity to invest in our city by buying...

Paying Sales Tax in Arizona and Beyond

6/26/2012 Do you sell products to different companies throughout the US? Are some of your clients reselling your product and some are the end user? How are you documenting each client transaction and keeping up to date with ever changing tax tables? Are you banging...

Cloud Computing and Your Small Business

6/15/2012 Imagine sitting at your desk, pressing the power button on your computer and nothing happens. After finally getting your computer to work you realize that you have a lost a lot of data. Most importantly, you have lost your Quickbooks Data File. You kick...

When and why to hire a bookkeeper

5/4/2012 Every company, regardless of size, has a need to manage their finances. Larger companies may have an accounting department that works with an in- house accountant. This department will take care of daily/monthly/quarterly/yearly transactions and reporting....