Tag Archives: accounting

2017 Year-End Accounting Checklist & Tips

The end of the year can be a hectic time for many business owners. Sorting through the entire year’s financials, preparing the documents you’ll need to file your tax returns, there are a lot of accounting tasks that need to be completed before you can take some time off to enjoy the holidays with your family. While it’s important to ...

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Watch: Overcoming the Obstacles of Legal Accounting

Compared to a typical small business, the accounting requirements at law firms are unique. The penalties for violations are much worse than a slap on the wrist or even a big fine — accounting infractions can lead to disbarment. This area requires a “zero tolerance for error” policy in your firm and the knowledge to support it. In  this video, ...

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Overcoming QuickBooks for Lawyers

Discover how you can overcome the limitations of QuickBooks by implementing new software. Understand why law firms cannot afford to keep “loose books” Learn the requirements for law firms using QuickBooks from an industry expert Explore the customization features and workarounds for legal professionals The Speakers: Erica Birstler Erica is Manager of Customer Success at CosmoLex, developers of a cloud ...

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QuickBooks Essentials for Lawyers

Many law firms use QuickBooks for accounting (and even for billing). However, legal work is governed by unique accounting regulations—and since QuickBooks is not built as a legal specific solution, this creates challenges that must be addressed. Every law firm should be aware of the legal accounting requirements, the kinds of billing & accounting issues lawyers encounter in QuickBooks, and ...

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