Accounting and Bookkeeping for Small Businesses

23 Jan 2020 Accounting Services

If you own a small business, there is a high likelihood that you often find yourself incredibly busy, and any accounting work that you need to do is not your highest priority. With this being the case, it is likely that your business’ necessary bookkeeping tasks get pushed back until they are absolutely necessary and might not get the attention that they require. In order to make sure that your business runs as efficiently as possible and everything is kept up to date and accurate, it might be worth looking into enlisting accounting and bookkeeping services for small businesses from the professionals at Leskun & Son Accounting.

Why Outsource Accounting for Small Businesses?

Although accounting and bookkeeping can often be done in house for small businesses, this can often cost more than it does to have a professional handle your books. When somebody on your payroll is handling the books, you are paying for all of their expenses, whereas an accountant will have a set fee that you pay and you will not need to worry about the costs of software or time spent on the different accounting tasks. Professional accountants will also be able to handle all of your bookkeeping with high attention to detail and their full access to years of experience can help you to make the most of your money. Ultimately, an experienced accounting and bookkeeping firm can ensure that your stress levels are lowered and money is kept in your pocket.

What Accounting Work can be Outsourced?

Many of the most time-consuming tasks can be outsourced to an experienced accountant to save you time, money, and headache. Some of the different types of accounting and bookkeeping work that you can hand off to your professional accounting firm include:


Ensuring that all of your employees, contractors, and any other payable accounts get handled properly when payroll comes around is incredibly important. Errors in payroll can lead to bigger problems and it can be time consuming to handle payroll properly.

Financial Statements

The preparation of financial statements can be time consuming and incredibly stressful, especially during tax season. Having a professional prepare and file these documents for your small business can help to ensure that you get the most out of your tax return and that all information is accurately and properly filled out.


It is important to keep records of all of your company’s finances; however, this can be extremely difficult when, as a business owner, you are already busy with running the company and other day-to-day operations.

If you are interested in finding out more about accounting and bookkeeping for small businesses, or to get help from one of our professional accountants with any other small business-related tax or accounting issues, please contact Leskun & Son Accounting at 1-877-826-1219 or fill out a contact form on our website.