Category: Bookkeeping Tips

Managing the Bottom Line

If you don’t keep track of how much money you’re making, you have no idea whether your business is successful or not. You can’t tell how well your marketing is working. And I don’t just mean you should know the amount of your total…

Making a Profit

Accountants are responsible for preparing three primary types of financial statements for a business. The income statement reports the profit-making activities of the business and the bottom-line profit or loss for a specified period. The balance sheets reports the financial position of the business…

Bookkeeping Basics

Most people probably think of bookkeeping and accounting as the same thing, but bookkeeping is really one function of accounting, while accounting encompasses many functions involved in managing the financial affairs of a business. Accountants prepare reports based, in part, on the work of…

TOP 2019 YEAR END INCOME TAX PLANNING TIPS

It’s that time again. The year is almost done, and it’s time to take advantage of tax-planning strategies that will reduce your income tax burden for the 2019 tax year. We’ve collected the top 2019 tax-reduction strategies from our Canadian tax lawyers. Top 2019…

Child care: The right business for you?

Whether you are looking to begin a home-based, or centre-based child care facility, there is likely a rewarding opportunity to provide care to children of any age! Every family’s child care needs are unique and, based on their schedules or circumstances, they may consider…