Accounting Software You Use?

Decorating By sheilabelle Updated 10 Apr 2011 , 7:51pm by jason_kraft

sheilabelle Posted 10 Apr 2011 , 12:36pm
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We recently went to have our taxes done and asked about me doing cakes. We were told that I make a enough in a year that I need to start keeping track of things. Those out there who are doing this, could you let me know what software you are using (Quicken, Quickbooks?). Something easy to use.


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kimbm04r Posted 10 Apr 2011 , 7:37pm
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When my husband was a self-employed carpenter, I used Peachtree Accounting. I liked it pretty well, but I think Cake Boss is supposed to do about the same thing for you.

jason_kraft Posted 10 Apr 2011 , 7:51pm
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We use QuickBooks for accounting. Once you get your QB file set up (which does require a basic knowledge of accounting) all you need to do is enter invoices, payments, deposits, and bills every once in a while. The nice thing about QuickBooks is that it interfaces directly with tax software, it took us about 20 minutes to complete our corporate taxes this year. I don't believe cake boss is on par with full-fledged accounting software packages like QuickBooks and Peachtree.

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