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Planning & Budgeting with QuickBooks 2014

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How Profit-Volume-Cost Analysis Works in QuickBooks 2014

Profit-volume-cost analysis uses three pieces of information to show how your profits change as sales revenues change: estimates of your sales revenue, your gross margin percentage, and your fixed costs [more…]

How to Calculate Break-Even Points in QuickBook 2014

In accounting, a break-even point shows the sales revenue volume that produces zero profit and zero loss. You can calculate your break-even points within QuickBooks. [more…]

How to Use QuickBooks 2014 Data for Profit-Volume-Cost Analysis

You need three items of data in order to perform profit-volume-cost analysis: sales revenue, gross margin percentage, and fixed cost. Typically, these items of data aren’t difficult to find if you’ve been [more…]

Create an Accountant’s Copy of the QuickBooks Data File

QuickBooks makes it easier for accountants to work with client data files. Consider this scenario: You have a client who needs help finishing the year’s accounting period. [more…]

Electronically Sending the Accountant's Copy of the QuickBooks 2014 Data File

Your client can send a copy of the QuickBooks accountant’s copy electronically by using Intuit’s file transfer service. To do this, the client chooses File→Accountant’s Copy→Client Activities→Send to Accountant [more…]

How to Use the Accountant's Copy of the QuickBooks 2014 Data File

Regardless of whether the client manually transmits an accountant’s copy of the QuickBooks data file, e-mails an accountant’s copy, or sends an accountant’s copy via the Intuit file transfer service, you [more…]

Export Client Changes from the QuickBooks 2014 Data File

After you’ve used an accountant’s copy of the QuickBooks data file to correct transactions or to enter new transactions, you can export the changes so that they can later be imported into the client’s [more…]

Import Accountant's Changes to the QuickBooks 2014 Data File

Your client imports the changes that you’ve made in the accountant’s copy of the QuickBooks data file into her working copy of the data file. In order to do this, the client chooses the File→Accountant’s [more…]

QuickBooks 2014 Report Window Buttons

The QuickBooks Report window typically provides nine buttons: Customize Report, Share Template, Memorize, Print, E-mail, Excel, Hide Header, Collapse, and Refresh. You can find out what these command buttons [more…]

The QuickBooks 2014 Report Window Boxes

The QuickBooks Report window provides five boxes: Dates, From, To, Columns, and Sort By. These boxes also enable you to control the information shown in the Report window and the appearance of the information [more…]

Use the Display Tab to Modify QuickBooks 2014 Reports

The Display tab of the QuickBooks Modify Report dialog box lets you control the report interval date, the report basis, the columns, and some other formatting. [more…]

Use the Filters Tab to Modify QuickBooks 2014 Reports

The Filters tab is probably the most interesting and useful tab provided by the QuickBooks Modify Report dialog box. The Filters tab enables you to set up filters that you can use to specify what information [more…]

Use the Header/Footer Tab to Modify QuickBooks 2014 Reports

The Header/Footer tab of the QuickBooks Modify Report dialog box controls what header and footer information appears on your report. You use the Show Header Information check boxes to control the report [more…]

Use the Fonts & Numbers Tab to Modify QuickBooks 2014 Reports

The Fonts & Numbers tab of QuickBooks' Modify Report dialog box lets you change the font for selected pieces of report information. Use the Change Font For list box to select the bit of report information [more…]

How to Process Multiple QuickBooks 2014 Reports

If you choose the Reports→Process Multiple Reports command, QuickBooks displays the Process Multiple Reports dialog box. This dialog box enables you to request a bunch of previously memorized reports at [more…]

How to Turn on Class Tracking in QuickBooks 2014

The Class Tracking feature in QuickBooks lets you categorize income and expense transactions as falling not just into income and expense accounts, but also into particular classes. To turn on Class Tracking [more…]

Progress Billing and QuickBooks 2014

Progress billing occurs when you actually invoice, or bill, a customer for a portion of an amount that you’ve previously estimated. For example, take a peek at the QuickBooks Create Estimates window. [more…]

Liquidity Ratios and QuickBooks 2014

You can calculate and track liquidity ratios in QuickBooks. Liquidity ratios measure how easily and comfortably a firm can pay its immediate financial obligations and exploit immediate short-term financial [more…]

Debt Ratio in QuickBooks 2014

You can track your debt ratio in QuickBooks. The debt ratio simply shows the firm’s debt as a percentage of its capital structure. The term capital structure refers to the total liabilities and owner’s [more…]

Debt Equity Ratio in QuickBooks 2014

You can track your debt equity ratio in QuickBooks. A debt equity ratio compares a firm’s long-term debt with a stockholder’s equity or owner’s equity. Essentially, the debt equity ratio expresses a firm’s [more…]

Times Interest Earned Ratio in QuickBooks 2014

The times interest earned ratio indicates how easily a firm pays interest expenses incurred on its debt. In QuickBooks, to calculate the times interest earned ratio, you need an income statement that shows [more…]

Fixed-Charges Coverage Ratio in QuickBooks 2014

QuickBooks enables you to keep track of your company's fixed-charges coverage ratio. The fixed-charges coverage ratio resembles the times interest earned ratio. The fixed-charges coverage ratio calculates [more…]

Inventory Turnover Ratio and QuickBooks 2014

In QuickBooks, you can calculate and track your inventory turnover ratio. The inventory turnover ratio measures how many times in an accounting period the inventory balance sells out. The formula is as [more…]

Days of Inventory Ratio and QuickBooks 2014

In QuickBooks, the days of inventory ratio resembles the inventory turnover financial ratio; it estimates how many days of inventory a firm is storing. The ratio uses the following formula: [more…]

Average Collection Period Ratio and QuickBooks 2014

You can track the average collection period ratio easily in QuickBooks. The average collection period ratio shows how long it takes for a firm to collect on its receivables. You can think about this ratio [more…]

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