Best GST Mobile Apps

Best GST Mobile Apps

Goods and service tax (GST) is set to go live in India on 1st July 2017. This is the biggest tax reform as its going to replace around 18 indirect taxes. Naturally, there is lot of confusion around GST. In order to make business owner’s life easy, companies have launched GST mobile apps. At the…

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Union Budget 2017 For Startups and Small Business

Budget 2017 Highlights – 5 Key Things Startups Should Know!

Union Budget 2017 For Small Business And Start-ups Union budget is one of the biggest events in the financial calendar of the country and this year’s financial budget saw some great promises made for empowering the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and the start-up businesses. The finance minister announced some great tax exemptions and policies for the…

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Input Tax Credit Under GST In India

Input Tax Credit under GST – 30 Important Questions Answered!

  At ProfitBooks, we are committed to make taxation simple for small business owners in India. Since GST is set to replace various indirect taxes, we have started this series on frequently asked questions on GST. This article is next in this series. Earlier, we had covered Levy and Exceptions under GST and Tax payments under…

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Difference Between Cash And Accrual Accounting Methods

Difference Between Cash & Accrual Accounting Method

  Small business owners are often confused about the difference between cash and accrual basis accounting. This might sound like something that an accountant should show but this information is useful for business owner as well. In this article, we’ve explained how each of these accounting methods work. Find out more which accounting method is best for your…

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What is depreciation and how to calculate it

What Is Depreciation?

  What is Depreciation? In accounting terms, depreciation is defined as the reduction of recorded cost of a fixed asset in a systematic manner until the value of the asset becomes zero or negligible. An example of fixed assets are buildings, furniture, office equipment, machinery etc.. A land is the only exception which cannot be depreciated…

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Important Financial Statements

3 Important Financial Statements Every Business Owner Should Know

  “You Can’t Improve What You Don’t Measure!” Small businesses must be well informed to survive in a competitive environment and one of the vital competency they must develop is to read and understand important financial statements. Understanding essential financial statements such as ‘Trial Balance’, ‘Balance Sheet’, and ‘Profit and Loss’ statements is paramount as these…

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