Your balance sheet shows where you have been — and provides invaluable insight to get where you want to grow next.

Do you own your own business? Are you considering starting a business? Going into a partnership or adding partners? Trying to decrease your tax liability?

Don’t ask yourself “if” you should hire an accountant or business consultant, put it on your priority list.

That’s the advice our business and financial consulting team gives to business start-ups. And it’s a lesson we reinforce with all of our clients, no matter what their size or industry.

Your balance sheet show you where you have been — and provides invaluable insight to get where you want to grow next. Click on the items below for more information.

  • Partnerships
  • Payroll Systems Recommendations
  • New Business Start-Up
  • Independent Consulting

Partnerships

  • Creating an accounting structure that avoids conflict
  • Business succession planning
  • Managing capital investment and profit
  • Designating a “Tax Matters” Partner, an IRS Requirement
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Understanding, Valuing and Managing Intellectual versus Financial Capital
  • Salary expectations
  • Bookkeeping and reporting standards for your office
  • Internal controls
  • Operational reporting requirements (payroll, sales tax, etc.)

Payroll Systems Recommendations

It’s important to find the right fit between fully or partially outsourcing payroll services for your company. J. Koetje Accounting will help you weight your choices and select the best service for your business.

New Business Start-Up
Don’t wait to create an accounting structure for your new company. Start with the right paperwork systems in place so that you don’t have to play catch-up at tax time. We work with you to be proactive. Start with a needs analysis to define much you want to make this year. What should your bookkeeping system look like to assure confidence in your balance sheet?

  • Creating an accounting structure
  • Bookkeeping and reporting standards for your office
  • Internal controls
  • Salary Expectations

Independent Consulting
We serve as independent consultant for attorneys and their clients.

  • Rebuild financial data
  • Identify cash flow variances