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 Columbus, Ohio, we understand the fast-paced nature of your business. That's why we offer consistent bookkeeping updates. And when you have urgent inquiries? Our team commits to provide the answers you need in less than one business day.
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 Columbus, Ohio, Bench's platform simplifies your bookkeeping by automating data inputs from key providers, helping the city's bustling business community avoid common errors. Our strategic partnerships include big names such as Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square, ensuring your finances are always spot-on, no matter your industry. Whether you're a tech start-up in Columbus's Innovation District or a thriving restaurant in the Short North, Bench is here to support your Buckeye business.
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.
Bid farewell to overwhelming stacks of paperwork and tiresome manual tracking—Bench automates inputs directly from your connected accounts. As a crucial part of Columbus Ohio's thriving business community, we understand your need for streamlined and efficient accounting. With insights from a central dashboard, you will easily comprehend the status of your business, empowering you to make savvy, strategic decisions. Keeping in tune with the pulse of Columbus, we're committed to helping you navigate the financial landscape with ease.
Bench understands the complexity of managing finances in Columbus, the bustling heart of Ohio's entrepreneurial ecosystem. As the city thrives on diverse businesses - ranging from established trade and logistics sectors to burgeoning tech startups - it can become a demanding task for business owners to keep an eye on their bookkeeping and simultaneously navigate distinct Ohio tax codes and state regulations. That's where Bench steps in. Our experienced team offers superior online bookkeeping services tailored to the specific needs of Columbus businesses, helping them conquer their financial challenges with ease.
With our innovative combination of intuitive software and real, human bookkeepers, Bench brings a revolutionary approach to bookkeeping - making it less of a chore and more of a breeze. Our team is not only experienced but also well-versed with Columbus-specific laws and tax systems, ensuring your books are accurate, compliant, and ready for tax season. Whether your business belongs to the vibrant Short North Arts District or the thriving tech hub in the University District, Bench takes the headache out of tax and bookkeeping. Let us handle your numbers while you focus on what you do best - growing your Columbus-based business.
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.