Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: When Will I Get My Tax Refund?

Follow Us!As part of our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series, we are going to answer one of the most commonly asked questions this time of year. It is simply: when will I get my tax refund? Those of you who are due back a sum will be in the midst of anticipating your check. We […]

3 Steps to File Your 2017 Business Taxes

Follow Us!It’s that time of year again. The beginning of a New Year brings promise, as well as the prospect of filing your business taxes. We have a new tax bill, but it does not go fully into affect until tax year 2018. In the meantime, we are here for those of you who need […]

Do You Need a Person to do Your Houston Taxes?

Follow Us!It’s never easy to do your own taxes even as software becomes more user friendly with each passing year. Financial status grows to become more complex as you age, buy a house, get a promotion, invest, start a family, etc. As each scenario adds a level of difficulty to your finances, so too it […]

Tax Cut and Jobs Act Analysis – 5 Must Read Tips

Follow Us!The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will be signed by The White House as an official law soon. Once enacted, it will change the tax strategies of everyone from individuals to large corporations. All will work to reduce taxes they paid in the past will be updated with plenty of opportunities to do so […]

Must Read Scams 2017: 6 Ways Scammers Are Targeting Veterans

Follow Us!We have found a disturbing trends in scams 2017. A new group of low lives have been targeting veterans to our outrage. If you are veteran or know one, we urge you to read the following carefully. We will be focusing on these new scams, how they are targeting vets, and what you can […]

Houston Bookkeeping Tip: 5 Must Read Items Before Buying a Thing on 2017 Black Friday or Thanksgiving

Follow Us!The busiest shopping days are upon us. As experts providing bookkeeping services, we know all about when it is best to save and best to spend. With 2017 Black Friday, Thanksgiving, and even Cyber Monday upon us, it is imperative you read the following before spending a dime. Share Away!

7 Business Accounting Scams

Follow Us!Business accounting scams are becoming increasingly common and just as annoying. As the number of new fraud schemes continues to rise, so do the number of businesses left with a lot of lost time and capital when all is said and done. Learn how to protect yourself and your business from these 7 accounting […]

Houston Bookkeeping Security: 5 Ways to Stay Safe on the Web

Follow Us!We at B&J love sharing bookkeeping tips. New viruses, scammers, etc. arise every day. What is the average small business to do? Precautions can be taken in order to avoid spending hours getting “unhacked.” Below, we’ll share our 5 ways to stay safe on the web. Share Away!

6 Key Small Business Bookkeeping Takeaways From the 2017 State of Small Business Report

Follow Us!We at B&J Bookkeeping are experts in small business bookkeeping. Every year a report entitled “The State of Small Business” comes out with some interesting facts, finds, stats, etc. We’ll save you the trouble of reading it all for yourself by sharing these 6 key small business bookkeeping takeaways that range from the semi-obvious […]

Ask a Houston Bookkeeper: 5 Must Read Tips Now That the Dow is at 23,000

Follow Us!It’s time for another of our Ask a Houston Bookkeeper series. The Dow Jones industrial average grew to a historic 23,000 today. It is the first time the index closed below a 1,000 point milestone it hit on the same day since it was at 16,000. With all this capital being created with more […]