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.
We’ll regularly contact you with bookkeeping updates, customized for your Mobile, Alabama business. Got urgent questions about your accounts that just can't wait? Rest assured, we'll respond within one business day or less. Trust us to understand the unique demands of doing business in Mobile.
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 empowers Mobile, Alabama business owners, to automate data inputs from most major providers which aids in mitigating common accounting errors. We work in conjunction with renowned merchants like Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square, ensuring your finances are consistently precise. With Bench, managing your business's bookkeeping in the thriving commerce of Mobile has never been simpler.
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 farewell to mountains of invoices and the drudgery of manual record-keeping in Mobile, Alabama—we automate inputs straight from your linked accounts. Gain valuable insights from a single, centralized dashboard, designed to provide you with a clear understanding of your business's financial health. This service is essential for Mobile's thriving business community, empowering you to make strategic decisions that can propel your enterprise forward.
Mobile, Alabama is a city rich with unique small businesses, ranging from local seafood restaurants to independent shipping firms. These businesses form the backbone of the local economy. Bench understands that the business landscape in Mobile is unique, with its own local tax codes, laws, and industry practices. Our qualified bookkeepers and intuitive software are familiar with everything from Mobile's retail sales tax to specific laws that may affect import/export businesses in this port city.
Bench takes the stress out of bookkeeping and tax for small business owners. We handle everything, from daily financial reporting to tax season preparedness. And we don’t stop at providing top-notch online bookkeeping services. Beyond reconciling your books, our expert team readily familiarizes themselves with the local and state taxes of Alabama. This includes understanding the nuances of Alabama's Business Privilege Tax and the Mobile County Sales & Use tax. We’re dedicated to supporting Mobile business owners in a way that’s truly innovative. By integrating our human expertise with advanced software, we make bookkeeping a seamless and hassle-free process.
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.