QuickBooks 2017 For Dummies

  • 6h 22m
  • Stephen L. Nelson
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2017

The perennial bestseller - updated for the latest release of QuickBooks

If you're like most people involved with a small business, accounting isn't necessarily your strong suit, and certainly isn't the reason you got involved with your venture. Luckily, this bestselling guide shows you just how easy it is to use QuickBooks to keep your ducks in a row - so you can spend less time worrying about finances and more time concentrating on other aspects of your growing business.

With easy-to-follow guidance and plain-English explanations that cut through confusing financial jargon, QuickBooks 2017 For Dummies assumes no prior knowledge of the software and gets you started at the very beginning. In no time, you'll discover how to install the software and configure QuickBooks for your business needs, set up payroll reminders, download bank and credit card transactions, pay bills online, keep track of your checkbook and credit cards, and so much more.

  • Organize all of your business finances in one place
  • Create invoices and credit memos, record sales receipts, and pay the bills
  • Track inventory, calculate job costs, and monitor your business reports
  • Make tax time easier

Written by a CPA who knows QuickBooks and understands your unique business needs, this is your go-to guide for getting past the paperwork and putting the program to work for you.

About the Author

Stephen L. Nelson, MBA, CPA, MS in Taxation, provides accounting, business advisory, tax planning, and tax preparation services for small businesses such as manufacturers, retailers, service firms, and start-up technology companies. He has written more than 100 books, which have sold more than five million copies.

In this Book

  • QuickBooks: The Heart of Your Business
  • The Big Setup
  • Populating QuickBooks Lists
  • Creating Invoices and Credit Memos
  • Reeling in the Dough
  • Paying the Bills
  • Inventory Magic
  • Keeping Your Checkbook
  • Paying with Plastic
  • Printing Checks
  • Payroll
  • Building the Perfect Budget
  • Online with QuickBooks
  • The Balancing Act
  • Reporting on the State of Affairs
  • Job Estimating, Billing, and Tracking
  • File Management Tips
  • Fixed Assets and Vehicle Lists
  • Tips for Handling (Almost) Ten Tricky Situations
  • (Almost) Ten Secret Business Formulas