Accountants are essentially paid for their skills, time, and the value they add to your business. The more organised you are, the less time it takes the accountant to get the work done. More importantly, it also means they can spend more time looking for opportunities to improve your business and fast track its growth. One of the biggest inefficiencies is when an accountant must revisit a job multiple times because they cannot get the information from clients to complete it.
Do you repair your own photocopier? While it’s a mechanical task that may be accomplished with the use of a manual, why do so few business owners do it? The answer is generally that they recognise that somebody else can do it more efficiently, reliably, and cost-effectively. So why do many overworked business owners take the reverse approach when it comes to business structure set up, tax planning, capital gains tax, financial analysis, and a host of other highly specialised