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Madan Aggarwal
Title: VP Operations
Company: Unify Square, Inc.
(VP Operations at Unify Square, Inc.)
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Bob Manzi
Title: Corporate Controller
Company: Clarity Media Group, Inc
(Corporate Controller at Clarity Media Group, Inc)
We are looking at mileage reimbursement rates for 2015. We currently reimburse our local sales reps a flat amount ($ .27) per mile. I'm trying to get a sense of what other companies (particularly in Colorado) are doing.
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Anonymous
(Accountant)
Hello, I would like to know the best way to categorize property expenses (purchase costs, holding costs, selling costs) for home flipping business. Should they belong to COGS or OPEX? or any other treatments that most commonly used by the home flipping industry? Thank you.
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Salena Oppus
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: RoseRyan Inc.
(Senior Consultant at RoseRyan Inc.)
So you just walked through the doors as the new CFO. You’ve already met the key players, you understand your role, and you have a pretty good understanding of the company. Only when you become part of the company can you get a real picture of what goes on in the...
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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Redline Contract Services, LLC
(Corporate Accountant at Redline Contract Services, LLC)
David McCann recently posted an article on CFO.com (http://ww2.cfo.com/bankruptcy/2014/09/radioshack-cfo-jumps-sinking-ship/) on September 15 regarding RadioShack's most recent CFO. He, John Feray, "jumped ship" for personal reasons, as the article points out...
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Christy Fliflet
Title: VP Finance
Company: FEI
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(VP Finance at FEI)
I am curious if anyone has used a merchant account auditing service to audit their credit card merchant statements and look for potential savings? A company providing this service has recently done a review of a three month sample of our merchant statements. They found that...
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Jeffrey Ishmael
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Company: Cylance, Inc.
(Chief Financial Officer at Cylance, Inc.)
Hoping to solicit feedback from this forum regarding any experience with the NetSuite RevRec module, which we are in the midst of implementing. It has been explained to us that after the processing of an initial transaction that will be subject to deferment, that we need to...
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Anonymous
(Director)
Our company has does acquisitions of professional organizations. The purchase price is determined as a mutliple of EBITDA.We pay the Target with a combination of cash, promissory notes and earnout agreements. I just started here a few months ago, so I was not involved in...
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Sara Voight
Title: Controller
Company: Critical Signal Technologies, Inc
(Controller at Critical Signal Technologies, Inc)
We have a contractor who will be submitting weekly invoices to us for his work at our company. No issue as we will track this and provide him with a 1099 at year end for his services. The scope of his work is now changing such that he will be traveling...
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Anonymous
(Controller)
Sublease Question: Company A which is not involved in Real Estate renting or leasing in any way subleases space to Company B, at a loss of $5K per month.  On top of the difference in base rent, it will pay the rent related taxes passed through by the (over) landlord....
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
What type of travel policies do you use? Do you require budgets? Have a Per Diem rate, and if so how is that calculated? Lodging, certain hotel chains/star listing/Per Diem? Air, do you permit only coach, or do you allow business class, 1st Class? How bout booking air fare...
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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
Company: SBAConsulting.com
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(President & CFO at SBAConsulting.com)
Which do you find better: NPV or the IRR and if IRR, do you consider MIRR?
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Brett Bennett
Title: Controller
Company: Demandbase
(Controller at Demandbase)
Our company currently factors in unbilled revenue or contracts that have been signed but no revenue incurred yet in our calculation of DSO. Are these appropriate DSO calculation methods? We also only invoice customers at month end, so in calculating DSO percentages during...
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Jerry jorgensen
Title: Director, Finance and Accounting
Company: Jo-Kell
(Director, Finance and Accounting at Jo-Kell)
Our company makes a number of small infrequent purchases from a large number of vendors. As a result, the vendor master file is quite large, but purchases have not been made from a number of vendors for an extended period of time. How long should a vendor remain active on...
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The company has a credit card policy which is not enforced. Actually it does not mention who has to enforce it. Constantly, the employees submit their expense reports and receipts later than 60-90 days after amounts paid with credit cards. Sometimes, they use the cards for...
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Daniel Magliari
Title: Principal.
Company: Magliari and Associates
(Principal. at Magliari and Associates)
I am working for a privately held company that has recently acquired a couple of subsidiaries internationally.  We currently need to provide an intercompany loans to two of the subs (located in Germany and Taiwan).  The subs are wholly owned by the parent. In...
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Kim Hall
Title: Consultant
Company: HWG, Inc.
(Consultant at HWG, Inc.)
Hi There!  Maybe you saw the post that my client is moving to a new payroll system.  I was talking to the vendor about account set up and he made a comment about salaries in the COGS that made me curious. He said that some of his clients include salaries for...
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Anonymous
(Manager)
We use Quickbooks. Just plain old QuickBooks. I feel like there must be something I'm missing here about transitioning to the cloud. Why would a business move it's accounting to the cloud and between quickbooks vs Freshobooks, which would be better?
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Anonymous
(CFO)
We are a small company looking to use a virtual data room and we look at some partnering opportunities. Are there any recommendations? What is typical cost? We are pretty simple. Not a lot of documents...really looking at it more for the security and control. Thanks for...