Financial Advisory Blog

Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog is your source for thought leadership around cloud ERP and accounting solutions and integrations. Supported by the Cloud Accounting Institute and numerous experts in cloud, finance, reporting, integration, compliance, and technology, Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog features must-read content on what’s happening in the finance industry, case studies, white papers, and much more.

August 30, 2017

Cash Is King: How to Optimize Your Cash Position With a Cash Flow Forecast

An entrepreneur I know says that someone truly becomes a business owner only after they’ve spent a sleepless night worrying about making payroll. We disagree. You and your organization can avoid many stressful situations, and make better decisions, by planning with a cash flow forecast. What is it? A cash flow forecast is a tool …

May 2, 2017

ASC 606: What Early-Stage Companies Need to Think About Now

As a CEO, COO or CFO of an early-stage company, you have enough to worry about. Lining up investors, getting a minimally viable product to market, and persuading customers to sign a contract are pursuits that get the lion’s share of your attention—as they should. However, there is one additional thing you need to focus …

April 6, 2017

New Form I-9 for Employment Eligibility Verification

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) department has published a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. Here’s what you need to know: All employers must be aware that Form I-9 has been revised.Accounting Only the new version should be used as of January 22, 2017, for all new hires. Penalties can apply …

October 12, 2016

Bookkeeper vs. Accountant: Which Do You Need?

Although bookkeepers and accountants are often seen as interchangeable, they have different qualifications and fill different business roles. As your company evolves, you will likely need one or both of them. To help you find the right level of expertise, here’s a brief comparison of the two types of professionals to help you determine which …

August 22, 2016

Impact of the Fair Labor Standard Act Overtime Rules

Ready For the New Overtime Rules? The new Fair Labor Standards Act overtime rules will have an impact on employers nationwide. Because of the federal rule changes, 4.2 million workers will become eligible for overtime pay, according to Department of Labor estimates. The requirements take effect December 1st. To help you get your payroll in order …