Our team takes the time to deeply understand your business, answer your questions, help you link your accounts, and show you how Bench works.
Each month, your bookkeeper organizes your business transactions and prepares financial statements. If they need anything from you, they’ll get in touch.
We’ll reach out regularly with bookkeeping updates. Have pressing questions that can’t wait? We’ll get back to you in one business day or less.
In Augusta, Maine, we understand the need for timely updates. That's why we'll constantly keep you informed with regular bookkeeping updates for your business. If there's an urgent question that needs immediate attention? Don't worry, we guarantee a response within one business day or less.
Our platform allows you to automate data inputs from most major providers to avoid common mistakes. We partner with merchants like Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square—so your finances are always accurate.
Our platform enables businesses in Augusta, Maine to automate data inputs from most major providers to circumvent usual errors. We collaborate with merchants such as Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square—ensuring the financial data of your Augusta-based company is always precise.
Say goodbye to piles of paperwork and time-consuming manual tracking—we automate inputs directly from linked accounts. Get insights from one central dashboard so you can easily understand the health of your business and make strategic decisions.
Say goodbye to mounds of paperwork and tedious manual tracking in Augusta, Maine. At Bench, we automate inputs straight from your linked accounts. Benefit from a comprehensive dashboard providing valuable insights about your business's health - essential for making strategic decisions. Tailored for Augusta-based businesses, our service considers the unique financial factors of doing business in The Pine Tree State.
In Augusta, Georgia, small businesses form the backbone of the local economy, dealing in a diverse range of sectors including healthcare, education, and military and defense services. These businesses face the continual challenge of maintaining accurate financial records and navigating the intricacies of local and state-level taxes and laws. Bench Accounting takes the stress out of managing these critical tasks. We combine cutting-edge software with the expertise of real, human bookkeepers, taking care of your bookkeeping and taxes in a way that's innovative and efficient.
Here at Bench, we ensure every financial detail of your Augusta-based business is looked after. Our team is well-versed with Georgia state sales tax, usage tax, and business privilege tax laws, simplifying the often complex world of tax compliance for you. You're no longer alone in this endeavor - we help you handle sales taxes to keeping your daily accounts updated, instilling confidence in your financial data. With Bench, you're always tax-ready and free to focus on what matters most - running your business in the thriving city of Augusta.
Shortly after you sign up, we’ll give you a call to learn more about your business and bookkeeping needs. On this call, we’ll connect your accounts to Bench, and gather any extra documentation we need to complete your books.
Once we have everything set up, we’ll complete a month of your bookkeeping in 1-2 days. Our bookkeepers reconcile your accounts, categorize your transactions, and make necessary adjustments to your books. The end result is a set of accurate financial statements—an income statement and a balance sheet.
Yep! You can add any amount of Catch Up bookkeeping to a standard Bench plan. No matter how far behind you are (yes, even years behind), we can get you caught up quickly.
We use Plaid, which lets you securely connect your financial accounts to Bench in seconds. This feature saves you the time and effort of manually uploading documents.
We connect with Stripe, Square, Shopify, PayPal, and Amazon. By connecting your payment processor, all of your transactions are automatically synced to Bench’s platform.
We also support clients that use other merchant processors. We’ll work with you to connect accounts and pull the data we need to reconcile your books.
There are some times that we’ll request documents from you (like account statements or receipts), just to ensure the information we have is correct. If you need to share files with your bookkeeping team, it’s as simple as uploading a file. We’ll take care of the rest.
Your bookkeeping team consists of 3 professionally trained bookkeepers, including one senior bookkeeper who reviews all of your monthly statements and your Year End Financial package.
We try our best to keep you with the bookkeeping team you’re assigned when you come on board. If there’s any change in your bookkeeping team, we’ll let you know as soon as possible and make sure the transition is a smooth one.
Your Bench Tax team consists of a Bench Tax Coordinator and a Bench Tax Advisor.
QuickBooks and other bookkeeping software give you a tool to do your own bookkeeping. Bench does your bookkeeping for you.
With Bench, you get a team of real, expert bookkeepers in addition to software. You’ll always have the human support you need, and a mobile friendly platform to access your up-to-date financials.