We'll consistently provide you with your gym's financial health updates. Have urgent questions regarding your financials? You’ll receive a response from us within one business day or less.
Our platform enables you to automate data inputs from most leading providers, helping you bypass frequent errors. We collaborate with vendors such as Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square—ensuring your gym's finances are consistently precise.
Say farewell to mounds of paperwork and tedious manual tracking—we automate data directly from your linked accounts. View the state of your gym business from one easy-to-understand dashboard. This allows you to pinpoint the health of your operation and make informed strategic decisions. Revolutionize your gym's bookkeeping with Bench.
DR. BUKKY KOLAWOLE
Bookkeeping for a gym involves manually or automatically recording membership fees and other recurring revenue on a consistent basis. This is typically done using accounting software that keeps track of all transactions. The bookkeeper will record each membership payment as income once it's received.
For recurring revenue, a bookkeeper sets up a system that automatically records the transaction each time it occurs in the time interval specified, for example monthly or annually. Any overdue payments from members are carefully monitored and follow-up actions are taken to ensure the revenues are collected.
The goal is to accurately reflect the financial status of the gym through organized records, which is critical for making informed business decisions.
Expense tracking for gym equipment and facilities involves keeping track of various costs. These can include the initial purchase cost of the gym equipment, routine maintenance, and repair costs. Also, costs incurred for maintaining the premise such as utility bills, cleaning and sanitization costs, and any potential renovation or upgrade expenses need to be tracked.
Furthermore, the costs associated with gym software, staff salaries, and any other operational costs are necessary for comprehensive expense tracking. Keeping a clear and thorough record of all these expenses can help in effective financial planning and management, eventually leading to the successful operation of the gym.
A bookkeeping service can significantly assist a gym business with its financial reporting and taxes in several ways.
Firstly, accurate bookkeeping ensures that your financial records are up-to-date and precise, which is essential for effective financial management. It aids in understanding the financial health of your gym business, assisting you to make informed decisions.
Secondly, bookkeeping services handle all documentation and paperwork which makes your tax filing process effortless. They ensure you are taking advantage of all eligible tax deductions and abide by the tax laws, thus preventing any potential penalties.
Finally, a bookkeeping service can provide useful tax planning strategies and tips to considerably reduce your tax liability. They can help detect any potential financial issues early on, and provide useful solutions to improve financial efficiency.
Overall, a professional bookkeeper not only takes the burden of financial management off your shoulders, but also contributes significantly to the development of your gym business.
Nope! All bookkeeping is completed in-house.
Your bookkeeper will be your main point of contact, but at times you might hear from another member of your team. This is usually when your bookkeeper goes on vacation, is sick, or otherwise unavailable.
We handle the bookkeeping for you but sometimes we’ll need your input, especially at year-end. On average, expect to spend 15 minutes each month answering questions for your bookkeeper, or uploading supporting docs.