IN THIS CHAPTER
Keeping up with IRS expectations
Tracking your profits and losses
Finding software to make accounting a snap (or as close as it gets)
Choosing a professional to protect your pocketbook
Deciding what paperwork stays and what goes
Unless you have a penchant for numbers, along with a love of crunching them, accounting is probably the least fun part of owning a business. Even so, we also recognize that it’s one of the most necessary business functions. Why? It boils down to these two issues:
Dread it as you may, you have to embrace accounting. Okay, ...