CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

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Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Accounting

Course Description

The market for accounting solutions designed for small businesses has never been better! From traditional desktop applications to newer Cloud-based solutions, small businesses have affordable options available today that were unthinkable for many just a few years ago. In this seminar, you will learn about these options and receive the benefit of an unbiased comparison of many of today’s leading solutions, helping you make an informed decision about the future direction of your accounting platform.

Solutions from Intuit, Sage, Xero, Wave, and others will be reviewed and compared to help you decide whether you should remain with your current platform or perhaps switch to a different one. Additionally, you will learn about various third-party add-ins to help you make informed decisions about issues such as automated data entry, sales tax processing, reporting, and business intelligence. In sum, if you are the least bit curious about the accounting options available for smaller businesses, this is the most critical session you will participate in this year

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Create a list of needed features and functions for a small business accounting application
  • Identify solutions that represent a potential “good fit” for an organization
  • Estimate the investment required to implement a specific solution
  • List examples of third-party add-ins to provide necessary additional functionality

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1122283692
Revision Date
April 25, 2022
Prerequisites

General understanding of accounting practices in use in small businesses

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

CMA Notice: Western CPE makes every attempt to maintain our CMA CPE library, to ensure a course meets your continuing education requirements please visit Insitute of Management Accountants (IMA)

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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Small Business Accounting Shootout

CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Accounting

$196.00


Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm ET.

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Accounting

Course Description

The market for accounting solutions designed for small businesses has never been better! From traditional desktop applications to newer Cloud-based solutions, small businesses have affordable options available today that were unthinkable for many just a few years ago. In this seminar, you will learn about these options and receive the benefit of an unbiased comparison of many of today’s leading solutions, helping you make an informed decision about the future direction of your accounting platform.

Solutions from Intuit, Sage, Xero, Wave, and others will be reviewed and compared to help you decide whether you should remain with your current platform or perhaps switch to a different one. Additionally, you will learn about various third-party add-ins to help you make informed decisions about issues such as automated data entry, sales tax processing, reporting, and business intelligence. In sum, if you are the least bit curious about the accounting options available for smaller businesses, this is the most critical session you will participate in this year

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Create a list of needed features and functions for a small business accounting application
  • Identify solutions that represent a potential “good fit” for an organization
  • Estimate the investment required to implement a specific solution
  • List examples of third-party add-ins to provide necessary additional functionality

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1122283692
Revision Date
April 25, 2022
Prerequisites

General understanding of accounting practices in use in small businesses

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

CMA Notice: Western CPE makes every attempt to maintain our CMA CPE library, to ensure a course meets your continuing education requirements please visit Insitute of Management Accountants (IMA)

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA) Read More »

Small Business Accounting Shootout

CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Accounting

Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm ET.

$196.00