Category Archives for QBO tips/tricks

Payroll Email settings QBO

payroll email

Payroll email settings.  Do you know where they are in QuickBooks Online (QBO)?  For certain, they are not where you would think they would be.  Logically, they should be listed in the payroll module accessed by clicking employees on the left toolbar.  This is why I have listed this item under my favorite topic, more […]

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Sales Tax Automation in QuickBooks Online

Setting up sales tax in QuickBooks Online (QBO) could not be easier.  The most recent update to the program makes the work simple.  QBO finds your state’s rate and even connects you to the corresponding Department of Revenue’s website right from within the program.  Much of this set-up is automatic.  Of course, in some states, […]

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Hidden things in QBO Accountant

more hidden things

Continuing with my favorite topic, more hidden things…this time in the QuickBooks (QBO) Accountant’s version.  Including “where did the select all box go” in the Reclassify Transactions function?  Just like this kitty is peeking around the corner, lets investigate a new list of more hidden things.   Some day, I’ll have to photograph my mascot here […]

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502 bad gateway – QuickBooks Online

502 bad gateway

So you go to log into QuickBooks Online and you get a blank page that says “502 Bad Gateway”. What do you do?  You cannot log in!  Arggghhhh! QuickBooks!!!!  You google “502 Bad Gateway” and wikipedia says “The server was acting as a gateway or proxy and received an invalid response from the upstream server.” There […]

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Privacy and QuickBooks Online

privacy

Privacy.  Super important to all of us who use the web.   I recently saw a post on the forum where someone’s computer data was held for ransom.   Horrible for this person.  Ransomware is a type of malicious software that blocks access to the victim’s data and threatens to publish or delete it until […]

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More Hidden Things in QuickBooks Online

hidden

Hidden things on QuickBooks Online…Part 2.  Here is a brief overview of the video below: Help or support:  Just click the question mark (?) on the right side of the screen.   QBO chat is fantastic and quick.  You can even request a transcript of their help to refer back to. Payroll Subscription:  If you […]

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Self-Employed QuickBooks. Is it the right product for you?

self-employed

QuickBooks Self-employed (QBSE)  is an inexpensive program designed to help the smaller self-employed individual figure out their taxes.  It is bare boned and simple to navigate in.  This product is just a tool to track your income, calculate your estimated taxes and mileage (with the App Mile IQ) and track your income in order to process […]

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