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Show a credit card payment in QuickBooks 2014

I'm using QuickBooks Pro 2014. Here's a brief overview of my workflow in Quickbooks. Order something from a vendor (ex. order a monitor from Amazon) for my customer. Enter the bill from the vendor ...
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How do I set up a budget in Quickbooks 2010?

I am treasurer for our school's PTO, and I use QuickBooks Premier Nonprofit Edition 2010. I am trying to track budgets of two different types, and I can't figure out how to do it properly in ...
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How do I reconcile a pre-payment on a credit card in Quickbooks?

I have two payments to credit card for the same period. One is tied to last month's reconciliation but the other one is just a prepayment because I wanted to charge the account over my limit, so I ...
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Accounting for escrow payments in Quickbooks?

I am using Quickbooks 2011 Pro. I want to bill my tenants ahead each month for a utility (water) that itself bills once a quarter in arrears. When the water bill arrives, I want to make the next ...
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How do you account for a cash payment by a customer in which some is used for payment to a vendor?

I am using Quickbooks Pro 2011. I received a $750 cash payment from a customer, then used $150 of it to pay a vendor's invoice, creating a bank deposit of $600. I can't figure out how to credit the ...
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How can I make Excel handle fractions like Quickbooks?

When you have a fraction in Excel like 1.085 rounded to two decimals = 1.09. In Excel if you add a series of these fractions with displayed two decimals of precision you are really adding 1.085 and ...
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How do items get into the outstanding invoiceable expenses, mileage, and items tabs in QBs

I use Quickbooks Professional 2009. When creating a customer invoice there are four tabbed columns with content addable to the invoice: time, expenses, mileage, and ‘items’. I understand how time ...
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Returning invoicable time to 'outstanding time' pool

I use Quickbooks Professional 2009. When I create a customer invoice for a period with ‘outstanding time’ Quickbooks asks me to include it by checking off boxes; fine that works. But if I need to ...
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What is a Typical Quickbooks Workflow?

I would appreciate a coherent outline of a typical Quickbooks workflow. Basically a list of what should be done and when/where from inception all the way down to reconciliation of downloaded ...
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How to reconcile a credit card that has an ongoing billing dispute?

I currently have an ongoing billing dispute/inquiry on my American Express Business Charge Card that is causing me problems when reconciling this account in Quickbooks. Since my statement balance ...
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How do I deduct from Sales Tax Payable in Quickbooks?

(This question could probably use a better title) My current process for paying sales tax works as follows: I collect payments against invoices from clients throughout the month As I collect these ...
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Sales taxed amount in Accounts Receivable?

When I enter a new invoice for a client, for example $1062.50 ($1000 + MA sales tax) do BOTH Accounts Receivable AND Sales Tax Payable go up by the following? Accounts Receivable +1062.50 Sales Tax ...
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Quickbooks custom field for computing a value

I'm have a newb question with Quickbooks. I'm a programmer and this shouldn't be that hard, but I'm not sure how to ask so Google isn't working for me. For projects my business bills for we charge a ...
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Paying myself a distribution caused a negative Owner's Equity account balance? Is this normal?

I just paid out my first distribution from my LLC. I wrote myself a check for $200 (example), using my business account and selected Owner's Equity. When I look at my summary of accounts, I notice ...
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How to report a bill was paid in journal entry?

I have a couple bills in my name in QuickBooks from business expenses that I paid for personally. I have since paid myself back ("paid the bill") but it was during the early months of my business (no ...
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How to record expense sheet as journal entries in Quickbooks Online?

Let's say I own a business and I make 3 business-related purchases on my personal credit card in August. Given the following example expense report: 08/01/2011 - $20 - Web Hosting 08/05/2011 - $130 ...
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Quickbooks Online “restore point”?

I am considering redoing a large portion of the way I have been managing my books in Quickbooks Online. I would like to create a "restore point" of some kind though, in cases I end up messing things ...
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How to account for money earned and spent prior to establishing business bank accounts?

In terms of QuickBooks... How does a newly started business, an LLC in my case, account for payments received and money spent PRIOR to having organized business bank accounts in place? Is there a ...
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How important is reconciling accounts for a small LLC (Quickbooks)?

We are in our first year of starting a small LLC. We are using Quickbooks Online and things are going well. The only exception is that, due to our lines of credit and bank accounts being personal ...
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How to record business income tax paid, in QuickBooks?

This is not a personal finance question, but I don't see a StackExchange site dedicated for business finance/accounting. So I'm asking it here. I run a small business (LLC) and using QuickBooks for ...
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Quickbook Balance Sheet showing strange numbers (to me at least)

I have been using quickbooks for some time (less than a year) and today when I was looking at my balance sheet I noticed something that seems really strange to me. My Total Assets number is $300,000. ...