Archive for the ‘Blue River Bookkeeping’ Category


Keep it organized

Organization is key to efficient bookkeeping.  Keep a folder or basket for each of the following:
Accounts Receivables – checks to be received and deposited
Accounts Payables – timesheets to be made into invoices, unpaid or past due invoices
Bank and Credit Card Statements to be reconciled
Payroll – timesheets to be paid, payroll changes, tax forms
Contract Workers – [...]

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Get those 1099s and W-2s done now

The deadline for 1099s and W-2s to be sent to the recipients is fast approaching!  You have until January 31, 2012 to mail these forms to employees (and former employees) and contract workers.  The government’s copies and the summary

forms (1096 & W-3) must be submitted to their respective agencies by February 28, 2011.  Don’t wait [...]

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Preparing for the end of the year – already!

Even though it’s only September, it’s time to start planning for the end of the year. If you’ve hired any independent contractors, begin going through their files and making sure that you have all of the required information.

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