QuickBooks 2015 Shortcuts: Infographic

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QuickBooks has long been relied upon by small businesses and accountants for creating bookkeeping efficiencies. The 2015 version offers a series of helpful keyboard shortcuts to save even more time. We’ve put them together into an infographic you can print and post by your computer. Use and share! … [Read more...]

SJG Accounting & Tax Named 2014 Best of Alpharetta

Best of Alpharetta Accountant

S.J. Gorowitz Accounting and Tax Services P.C. was selected as a finalist for the 2014 Best of Alpharetta Award in the Accountants category. The annual Alpharetta Award Program identifies companies that have achieved business and community success. To qualify, finalists must enhance the positive image of small business through exceptional service to their customers and contribute to making Alpharetta a great place to live, work and play. “This award is such an honor because I call Alpharetta home,” said Stacey Gorowitz, CEO and President of SJ Gorowitz Accounting and Tax Services. “It’s exciting to be recognized as a leader in this community because we have provided outstanding service for more than 20 years and we plan to keep being a resource for a long time to come.” Various sources of information are gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2014 Alpharetta Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the … [Read more...]

Stacey J. Gorowitz Awarded Accounting and Estate Planning Professionals Award

Five Star Accounting and Estate Planning Professionals Award

Stacey J. Gorowitz, CPA, MBA is CEO of  S.J. Gorowitz Accounting & Tax Services, P.C., a boutique CPA firm supporting expanding and emerging businesses and their owners. In October, Atlanta Magazine and the Five Star Professional Organization awarded Stacey with the 2014 Atlanta Five Star Accounting and Estate Planning Professional Award. This honor was bestowed upon less than one percent of Certified Public Accountants who satisfied the ten eligibility and evaluation criteria, which included years in practice, an excellent client retention rate and favorable regulatory review. We exist to help companies and their owners to meet their immediate financial and business goals, and help them to lay a groundwork for success going forward. We provide consistently excellent service and current, reliable CPA focused knowledge that takes into account the goals of our clients, the specific nuances of their industry and the economic climate as a whole. This award is wonderful recognition … [Read more...]

If I had one hour with Gabby Douglas…

Gabby Douglas Olympics

  Imagine experiencing a substantial windfall of money - talk about everyone’s fantasy! Well, Gabby Douglas is one of these lucky people. CONGRATULATIONS GABBY!! As a CPA, I do worry about her sudden success. Can she manage and maintain this financial windfall? She’s a talented young woman with a good head on her shoulders, but it’s a big responsibility and a complex task to take on at such a young age. So, instead of yelling my advice to her through the TV, I thought I would blog about it. Everyone will tell her to assemble a good financial team around her – but really, what does that mean? What comprises a good financial team and what will they (hopefully) tell her? Gabby, here are my 3 pieces of advice… 1) When selecting your financial team, be sure to get a CPA who understands international tax law in addition to US tax law for entertainers and athletes. As a US citizen you are taxed on your entire worldwide income. The country you’re in may tax you too. There are … [Read more...]