The Modern Bookkeeper: Living In The Cloud

Payroll is more complicated than ever; however, by taking advantage of cloud-based solutions, the process can be simplified and streamlined. There are cloud-based solutions that cover all the payroll functions that the modern bookkeeper performs – from running and recording payroll, to issuing tax forms. Cloud-based solutions are redefining the role of the modern bookkeeper…

Electronic Distribution of T4 Statement of Remuneration Paid (aka T4 Slips)

The 2017 Federal Budget proposes to allow employers to issue electronic versions of T4 slips to employees.  We’ll explain the Budget announcement and its goal to reduce the administrative burden for employers.  The changes specifically impact electronic issuance of T4 Statement of Remuneration paid slips, not other types of slips at the moment. Current Requirement…

Enhancing shared access and general ledger exports

We’ve updated one of our most popular features – shared access – to include a new type of role, the timesheet manager. Shared access can be used to delegate certain payroll functions to others in your organization. The new timesheet manager role is focused on processing payroll for time-based staff. You may need to have your hourly…

Professional features for accountants and bookkeepers

As you build your bookkeeping and accounting practice you’ll face a number of issues. Client retention will likely be top of your list and there are a number of things you can do to help: Consider moving to value based pricing – pricing your services based on your client’s perceived value of the service. There’s…