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 Chattanooga, Tennessee, we are always here to provide you with regular bookkeeping updates. Do you have urgent queries regarding your business finances? You can count on us to respond within one business day or less. We understand the quick pace and unique needs of Chattanooga businesses and are here to assist you.
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.
In Chattanooga, Tennessee, we understand that local businesses need efficient financial services to flourish. That's why our platform allows you to automate data inputs from most major providers, helping you avoid common bookkeeping errors. Perfectly-suited for Chattanooga’s bustling business scene, we collaborate with top-tier merchants such as Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square. With Bench, your finances are always pinpoint accurate, providing a solid foundation for your business growth.
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.
Wave farewell to mountains of paperwork and exhaustive manual tracking in Chattanooga, Tennessee—we streamline inputs directly from linked accounts for total convenience. Gain insights from a single, central dashboard designed for the unique needs of Chattanooga business owners. It's now easy to comprehend the overall health of your business and make tactical decisions.
At Bench Accounting, we understand that Chattanooga, Tennessee, hosts a vibrant ecosystem of various small businesses, including outdoor ventures, healthcare, and manufacturing companies, each with its unique financial dynamics. Our team is well-versed in the nuances of local and state tax laws such as sales tax, franchise tax, and excise tax. We also recognize the unique challenges Chattanooga businesses face due to local tax credits like the Job Tax Credit or those affiliated with the Investment Credit. Hence, our bookkeeping approach is tailored to the particularities of doing business in Chattanooga to ensure you never miss any tax breaks or overpay your dues.
Our innovative approach combines the use of cutting-edge software with the expertise of our human bookkeepers to handle the financial intricacies of your business. We make sure your financial record is accurate, up-to-date, and accessible to you in real-time. As part of our services, we handle everything from bookkeeping to tax filing and managing financial documents such as income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements. Our expert team takes the time to stay updated with Chattanooga's business laws, economic updates, and changes in tax policies, so you can focus on growing your business. Think of Bench as your trusted partner, harnessing the best of technology and human expertise to make financial management as seamless as possible for you.
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.