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A Breath of Fresh Ideas

Spring has a way of motivating us. Spring cleaning. Spring home projects. The warmer weather calls us outside; and the light breeze coaxes us to open windows that have been shut tight all winter. I love that breath of fresh air that rushes through the house and clears out all the remaining stuffiness. It leaves [...]

By |2019-04-23T19:08:28+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Miscellaneous|0 Comments
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Happy Tax Day!

It's finally here!  The day we've all been waiting for: Tax Day 2019.  Hopefully this means the crying and cussing has stopped and you can sit back and relax before doing it all again next year.  It feels good, right?  What's more is now we can really focus on implementing the promises Stacy talked about last [...]

By |2019-04-15T16:46:51+00:00April 15th, 2019|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments
  • The big Tax Day, the 15th, is circled on a white calendar with a red marker.

Tax Time Promises to Ourselves

We laugh, we cry, we cuss. And then we make promises to ourselves to do better next year. As we countdown to the April 15th tax filing deadline, some people are glad the task is done, and some are wondering if they will manage to file on time or need to request an extension. Returns [...]

By |2019-04-08T13:18:53+00:00April 8th, 2019|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments
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Make Time to Save Time

Spring break, spring cleaning and tax preparation. What do they all have in common? It’s what most of my contacts on social media are currently doing, thinking or stressing about. Ah, spring! We seem to both love you and dislike you at the same time. And speaking of time, every small business owner is trying [...]

By |2019-03-25T22:07:02+00:00March 25th, 2019|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments
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Feng Shui For Your Office

Spring has arrived in WI and it's making me want to shift not only the clutter in my office, but the energy there, too.  After the long and snowy winter, my mind and body are aching for an uplifting shift.  Spring does that; it's a time for renewal and planting seeds of growth. About 12 [...]

By |2019-03-18T15:39:57+00:00March 18th, 2019|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Simpler Inventory Tracking? Yes, Please!

Who loves to keep their biz bookkeeping super simple? If you raised your hand, keep reading! We have some EXCITING news about simplifying your inventory tracking that you are going to want to hear! At BF Bookkeeping we like to keep things super simple when it comes to tracking our business finances; and [...]

By |2019-03-11T16:31:30+00:00March 11th, 2019|Inventory|0 Comments
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Butterflies and Black History Month

Who doesn’t love a good celebration?  If you know us at all, you know we love a good celebration here at BF Bookkeeping!  Bring on the confetti and balloons!  The image above may look like a simple watercolor painting to you, but to me it represents a celebration of Black History Month.  This past weekend [...]

By |2019-02-11T17:41:41+00:00February 11th, 2019|Miscellaneous|0 Comments
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The 411 on the 1099

Last minute filings for 1099-MISC forms have me inspired for our weekly post today.  Last week a couple of clients called me wondering if they needed to send this form to a couple of their vendors.  After a lot of back and forth, it turns out they did.  This experience taught me there is a [...]

By |2019-02-04T17:28:14+00:00February 4th, 2019|Expenses, Miscellaneous|0 Comments