Bookkeeping Essentials For Dummies, 2nd Australian Edition


Learn to:

  • Record expenses, payments, receipts and sales
  • Work with cloud accounting software
  • Reconcile your accounts with ease
  • Understand financial reports

Get your books in order with this essential guide

Say goodbye to poor bookkeeping systems, dry explanations and confusing jargon. With Bookkeeping Essentials For Dummies, 2nd Australian Edition, you’ll quickly grasp the basics of bookkeeping and get up to speed with the latest technology — all without breaking a sweat!

  • Get your head in the cloud — find out why the cloud is such a big deal and size up the major players
  • Make everything connect — choose a bookkeeping method to suit your needs and find a home for every transaction
  • Fork out the dough — dole out the cash for employees on pay day, calculate hours and deal with deductions
  • Happy new (financial) year — generate end-of-year reports, communicate with your accountant and archive data

Open the book and find:

  • Help deciding which software to use
  • How to create reports to help your business
  • Tips for using bank feeds to reduce data-entry time
  • Ways to protect your accounting data
  • Guidance on bookkeeping for small and large businesses
  • Information on how GST works
  • Advice on keeping things organised

Veechi Curtis is a qualified accountant and consultant who specialises in teaching small businesses about technology and finance. She is the author of several bestselling For Dummies business titles.