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Save Time with Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers, painters, remodelers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring, depending on the size of your business. And anyone who’s been involved with that process knows that it can be time consuming. For those of you who are responsible for setting the employee up in QuickBooks, the payroll template could help you save some time Continue reading

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Save Time with Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring, depending on the size of your business.  And anyone who’s been involved with that … Continue reading

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Save Time With Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring, depending on the size of your business. And anyone who’s been involved with that … Continue reading

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Starting with the End in Mind for Job Cost Reports

When I meet with new clients and we’re discussing what’s working, what’s not, we often discuss what would you like to see in your job cost reports besides you making a healthy profit ;-)?  Generally you want to see revenue, … Continue reading

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Understanding Items Pt. 2 – Item Setup

Last time I wrote about Items, saying they were probably one of the most misunderstood features in QuickBooks and discussed what an Item was.   I then mentioned that a common mistake was to use the wrong Type of Item.  Today … Continue reading

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Save Time with Memorized Transactions in QuickBooks

Wouldn’t it be great to cut down on your data entry time? Memorized transactions in can save you LOTS of time in QuickBooks that depending on the transactions. And for those of you coming into your busy season, like landscapers … Continue reading

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Saving Time With Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring, depending on the size of your business. And anyone who’s been involved with that … Continue reading

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Setting Up Class Tracking

So you’ve decided to either start using Classes or modify your existing ones.  Here are the steps you’ll need: 1. Turn the preference on If Class Tracking is not already turned on, log in as admin, click on Edit>Preferences, then … Continue reading

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Simplify Your Reporting with Quickbooks Class Tracking

Are your books set up to give you reporting you want?  We’re still early in the year and for many contractors, this is your slower time, so it’s a good time to make those adjustments.  One that I always ask … Continue reading

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QuickBooks Tools to Help You Manage Different Rates for Customers

Do some of your customers get different rates? I’ve been talking with several landscapers this spring and have noticed many similar issues. One was how they handled the different rates their various customers got. Continue reading

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