Are you interested in bookkeeping work from home? Learn some important bookkeeping tips and guidance on best practices in doing bookkeeping work at home.
I will provide you with some helpful free bookkeeping forms, recommendations on bookkeeping business software, links to bookkeeping jobs for finding bookkeeping work from home and information on setting up your own website to help find prospective clients and turn them into paying customers.
It's important to have a bookkeeping business software that will be compatible with your prospective clients. In my experience, the most highly used and recommended bookkeeping software is QuickBooks. There are many different types of QuickBooks programs available, so I recommend that you compare current QuickBooks Editions to get a feel for what is out there.
You may also wish to consider giving your prospective clients more confidence in your abilities. This can easily be accomplished by completing the QuickBooks Certified User Program. Anyone who completes this program will come away with a great advantage over the competition. And in these times, any little advantage could make all the difference.
A very affordable and convenient alternative to jumping right in to buying the QuickBooks software for your desktop would be to try out the QuickBooks Online Edition. The online version actually makes doing your bookkeeping work from home more easy as it streamlines the process of exchanging information between you and your clients.
There are many different kinds of free bookkeeping forms available on Bookkeeping-Basics.net that will be of benefit to you. The income tax deductions lists can help give you an idea of the different account categories that you will need to set-up in the chart of accounts for a given industry. While the tax organizer can be given to your clients to help them get organized for the tax season.
A great way to get started finding new prospective clients is to read through postings for bookkeeping jobs. Many times you will find a business who is only looking for a part-time employee with flexible hours. This is a great opportunity to present yourself and the bookkeeping services that you provide from home. Especially if you are using the QuickBooks Online Edition. Just explain to them the benefits of hiring you instead of hiring someone in-house. They will save on health care (that is always a big one) and payroll taxes as you would be a sole proprietor. And the ability for both of you to exchange information easily online makes your being in-house less of a need.
Finally, I highly recommend setting up your own website as a means of advertising and finding clients. My business started making a substantial online income within 6 months after starting this website with the help of Site Build It!. SBI! makes online business success do-able. Anyone can succeed with the Site Build It! all-in-one process, tools, and guidance.
The Action Guide presents a step-by-step process, presented in both written and video formats. All you have to do is follow it. Really! The most successful SBI! owners say "all they did was follow the Guide." They don't get sidetracked, or have to guess at what to do next. SBI!'s guided approach helps you reach your goals.
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