Billie Anne has been a bookkeeper since before the turn of the century. She is a QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor, LivePlan Expert Advisor, FreshBooks Certified Partner and a Mastery Level Certified Profit First Professional. She is also a guide for the Profit First Professionals organization. In 2012, she started Pocket Protector Bookkeeping, a virtual bookkeeping and managerial accounting service for small businesses.
The latest from Billie Anne
Best Accounting Software for Freelancers and Self-Employed
Freelancers and the self-employed can typically subscribe to less expensive accounting software plans than other business owners.
Best Construction Accounting Software
Complex job costing capabilities are a must for construction companies.
Balance Sheet: Definition, Uses and How to Create One
The balance sheet offers a quick way to check the overall health of your business.
Profit Margin: How to Calculate It, What It Tells You
There are four types of profit margin. Of these, net profit margin is used and referred to the most.
QuickBooks Time Review 2022
QuickBooks Time is an ideal timekeeping solution for QuickBooks Online customers, but it also plays well with other payroll software.
IRS Form SS-4 Instructions: What It Is and How to Find Yours
You can get the form online or by calling the IRS for a copy. Many lenders require IRS Form SS-4 for underwriting.
Sole Proprietorship Taxes: Everything You Need to Know
You’ll complete a separate form for your sole proprietorship taxes, Schedule C, which you file with your personal income tax form, Form 1040.
QuickBooks for Nonprofits: Costs, Pros and Cons, Alternatives
For small to midsize nonprofit organizations, QuickBooks for Nonprofits is a good option.
Best Tips for Offering Small-Business Coupons and Discounts
The best coupons and discounts can drum up sales while protecting your business's profitability.
What Is Operating Revenue?
Learn which types of sales contribute to your small business’s operating revenue.
Burden Rate: Definition and Formula
The burden rate can help you target profitability by exploring the relationship between direct and indirect costs.
Burn Rate: Definition, Formula, How to Calculate
Knowing the burn rate for your company can help you prevent potential headwinds and discover margin opportunities.
Common Size Analysis: Formula, Examples and What It Can Tell You
Common size analysis can help you see how your company is performing year over year so you can identify trends.