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.
At Bench, we understand the pace of business in Knoxville, Tennessee. We'll keep you updated with regular bookkeeping reports. And for those urgent queries concerning your business's financials? Rest assured, we'll respond 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.
At Bench, we understand the dynamic financial landscape of businesses within Knoxville, Tennessee. Our platform enables you to automate data inputs from leading providers, mitigating the risk of errors prevalent with manual entries. We have established partnerships with regional and nationwide merchants including Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square. This ensures your financial records in Knoxville always reflect accuracy, whether you're running a brick-and-mortar shop or a burgeoning eCommerce 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.
Wave farewell to overwhelming stacks of paperwork and laborious manual tracking in Knoxville, Tennessee—we automate inputs directly from your linked accounts. With insights from a centralized dashboard uniquely designed to handle the demands of Knoxville's dynamic business scene, you can gain an accessible understanding of your business' financial health and make strategic decisions with confidence.
Bench understands that Knoxville, located in the heart of Tennessee, is a powerhouse of thriving industries including manufacturing, health care, education, and the various small businesses that add a unique charm to the city. As a vibrant commercial hub, Knoxville has its own set of tax laws and regulations that can daunting for small business owners. Not to mention the unique challenges business in these sectors face when maintaining their books and financials. This is where Bench steps in - our one-of-a-kind approach combines user-friendly software with a team of human bookkeepers to provide efficient and accurate online bookkeeping services tailored specifically for your Knoxville-based business.
What sets us apart? We're not just familiar with Knoxville and Tennessee’s tax laws - we're experts. Whether it's managing sales tax for your retail store downtown, accurately tracking and categorizing expenses for your health care startup, or navigating the complex tax incentives for manufacturing businesses, Bench does it all. Our seasoned bookkeepers work diligently to ensure every penny is accounted, every expense is classified correctly, and your tax filings are done right and on time. With Bench, you get peace of mind knowing your books are in the hands of professionals who understand your business and your city. No more stress about tax time, just the freedom to focus on growing your business in Knoxville.
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.