Finance

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Chin Beckmann
Title: CFO/Co-founder
Company: DSP Concepts
(CFO/Co-founder at DSP Concepts)
I run a technology startup. We provide contract services work, so revenue usually comes in as the work is performed. What is a typical amount of cash reserve for this kind of business...
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Patricia Montour
Title: CPA, CGMA
Company: Apple Hill Farms, LLC Group of Companies
(CPA, CGMA at Apple Hill Farms, LLC Group of Companies)
We operate franchised restaurants and have a prospecting employee that uses a personal vehicle for some travel. We also provide a van for food deliveries.
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Chris Shumate
Title: Corporate Accountant
Company: Redline Contract Services, LLC
(Corporate Accountant at Redline Contract Services, LLC)
According to what I have found in the U.S. Master Tax Guide for 2014, it says that documentary evidence is not generally required for expenses that are less than $75. We have a policy...
Anonymous
(CFO)
My start-up had an unprofitable 2012, a very profitable 2013 and we are looking at an unprofitable 2014. Starting in 2012 myself (CFO), CEO and COO all drew no salary and then returned...
Anonymous
(CEO/CFO)
I was contacted by a company called Execreps, which is essentially a talent agency for corporate execs. To wit, if you are a CFO and want to get on to corporate boards, they will help...
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Regis Quirin
Title: Director of Finance
Company: Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP
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(Director of Finance at Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP)
I have heard of paying to expedite certain activities, i.e. obtaining a D&B number; but not to correct an error.  Does anyone have a similar experience?  
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
(CEO at Lucidity)
Developing scorekeeping metrics is a critically important yet undervalued role of the chief financial officer. CFOs ignore this role at their and their organizations’ peril,...
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Sharon Desser
Title: Director of Finance and Human Resources
Company: Brightidea, Inc
(Director of Finance and Human Resources at Brightidea, Inc)
We are considering changing our Fiscal Year End from Dec 31 to Jan 31. Can I poll the community for the Pros and Cons?
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  A client recently called our office and told us he had a 680 FICO credit score and because of this, he wasn’t qualified for a Small Business Association (SBA) loan. This...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  There should be no doubt among accounting professionals that cloud solutions and web-based applications are changing how we all do business. Those avoiding Facebook, Twitter,...