Accounting Quick Tip – Sales Tax Collection

Accounting Quick Tip – Sales Tax Collection

“I’m a new seller.  Should I just collect sales tax in every state to make sure I don’t miss collecting the correct amount?” I get this question all the time. Unanswered, new sellers are often paralyzed in fear.  After reading opinions in...
Accounting Quick Tip – Amazon Totals

Accounting Quick Tip – Amazon Totals

When it comes to preparing income tax and sales tax returns, Amazon sellers often ask me where they can find the information needed.  Wouldn’t it be nice to have a report that can be printed and/or stored for tax records?  Well, it turns out that Amazon has a...
Accounting Quick Tip – COGS

Accounting Quick Tip – COGS

How to calculate the Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) is one of the most often asked questions I get as an accounting professional.  So here’s a general explanation, equation, and free downloadable calculator.  I hope it helps.If you take your books to a CPA at tax...

House-training a Puppy

House training is the number one or number two topic of interest for bringing dogs into our home.Nothing is more distressing than finding a present left by our pup especially if we find it with bare feet!  Whether it is number one or number two, it is a mess and we...
How To Do Payroll For An LLC With One Employee

How To Do Payroll For An LLC With One Employee

Question:  What do you recommend for payroll for an LLC with only one employee? I will only be cutting 1-2 checks a month so it needs to be extremely affordable. I want to pay myself a bonus based on sales goals.  I’m concerned about accurate tax withholding. ...
Can Organizing Your Drawers Really Spark Joy?

Can Organizing Your Drawers Really Spark Joy?

Marie Kondo has sure set a fire under a lot of people with her “spark joy” attitude about organizing our homes by tidying up.  I’ve got to say, I have really loved the effect it has had on our family and drawers!   I just want to tell you about a...
My Sciatic Nerve Pain Is Gone

My Sciatic Nerve Pain Is Gone

Are you kidding me?  How is it I have suffered for over 20 years with Sciatica pain?  I’ve been to multiple professionals, in my search for relief.  These professionals include: medical doctors; chiropractors; physical therapists; massage therapists; even Dr....
My Cholesterol Dropped 62 Points Without A Statin Drug!

My Cholesterol Dropped 62 Points Without A Statin Drug!

This is a long post.  It needs to be to tell the full story.  If you want to cut to the chase, use the links in the Post Breakdown to the right or scroll to the bottom for resources. I am super pumped and just wanted to share my joy.  So, here it goes….October...
Job Interview Tips And Suggestions

Job Interview Tips And Suggestions

Follow these suggestions on your next job interview and I bet you have good results. Click the “+” on each blue tab to expand the topic.   Dress For Success If life is a stage, then dress for the part you want to play. When you go on an interview,...