QuickBooks is an accounting software package that offers on-premises accounting applications as well as cloud-based versions. QuickBooks services have made accounting easy and have also simplified the business processes.
Here are 10 ways how QuickBooks can improve the financial health of your business –
Worried about filing your tax reports? With QuickBooks, you need not worry about tax reports. QuickBooks ensures that your tax report is prepared correctly and on time. It offers automatic quarterly tax calculations so that you have an idea of your taxes at the year-end.
With QuickBooks you can design personalized estimates that include discounts, product stock keeping units, payment terms, and other line items in a professional manner. The accepted estimates are auto-converted into invoices. Once the invoice is accepted, QuickBooks keeps a track of it and updates you about any progress.
QuickBooks provides real-time financial insights, leading to timely and informed business decisions. With its ‘Smart reporting’ feature, businesses can track their performance with customizable, easy to understand visual reporting. It also gives investors a clear picture of the financial position of a business. Not only this, accounting reports like the Customer Balance Summary or Accounts Receivable Aging Summary helps you keep a tab on your customer balances and other dues.
With QuickBooks you can create personalized invoices with logos and send them to your clients online. With the help of in-built invoice tracker, you can track your invoices and know when it is viewed, paid and deposited. You can also upload your invoice template on QuickBooks. You can email or print multiple invoices and other sales forms as a Batch instead of sending them separately one at a time with the help of QuickBooks Batch Action feature in the Sales menu. You can also send reminders to your outstanding accounts.
Are you tired of paying late fees for the missed due dates? QuickBooks is an ultimate bills organizer that allows easy tracking of bills and their due dates. It also keeps a record of the bills you have paid or the bills for which you have made partial payment. You can connect your bank account to QuickBooks for easy integration and online payments.
QuickBooks offers efficient project tracking. Get instant insights and see if your project income exceeds its cost. It provides you a bird’s eye view of all your projects. Labor costs and expenses get automatically updated once you connect with QuickBooks Payroll and TSheets time tracking.
QuickBooks significantly reduces the data entry work by decreasing month-end balancing and reconciling steps. It allows you to drag and drop any of your accounts from one place to the other. You can also consolidate, group or subtotal your accounts using QuickBooks. You can eliminate manual bank entries by linking your bank account to QuickBooks. Reconcile statements in a few clicks by auto-categorizing your transactions.
The profit & loss statements, balance sheets and other reports generated by QuickBooks helps in easy intra-firm comparison. The reports are generated as graphs, charts, pies and various other forms that facilitate trend tracking and making strategic decisions. With several new tools, dashboards and metrics QuickBooks helps in analyzing other key performance indicators that are crucial for the success of a business.
Multiple users can access QuickBooks at the same time. Custom access can be created for office managers, sales reps, and other employees. QuickBooks also allows time tracking-only expenses and mark billable hours for employees. You can also create limited access to reports for partners and investors.
QuickBooks provides customizable GST reports that show GST specific information like GSTIN, HSN/SAC Codes, etc. You can now directly save GSTR-1 from QuickBooks to GST portal. QuickBooks has features that generate GSTR 9 and GSTR 2A mismatch reports. You can also create, send and track GST invoices using QuickBooks.
Switching from one software to another is never an easy piece of work. Initially, it might seem tedious to enter all the data required by QuickBooks. But gradually, you will realize that QuickBooks has organized your data in such an efficient way that it only eases your work and increases productivity. Some of the other features that QuickBooks offers are –
QuickBooks allows smart organization of your business expenses. Over 80% of people using QuickBooks have agreed to additional tax savings.
You can even photograph and save receipts with the QuickBooks Online mobile app to record expenses for tax time.
While other softwares provide just accounting assistance, QuickBooks provide overall financial management solutions.
You need not calculate depreciation separately with QuickBooks Fixed Asset Manager. It auto-creates depreciation entry which helps in filing tax returns.
Even beginners in the field of accounting find it easier to access QuickBooks as compared to other software. It doesn’t require prior training or experience.
Your data is safe and secure with QuickBooks as it offers automated backup services.
Keep a track of what comes in and goes out. It allows efficient management of cashflows and monitor the position of your cash-in-hand.
Manage your business on the go. It allows real-time document access and sharing with clients. The QuickBooks mobile app is iOS and Android compatible.