Resources

For sole traders and small businesses in Australia, understanding how to effectively and efficiently do bookkeeping is essential, but it doesn't have to be confusing and time-consuming.

Here are some of my best free resources to assist you with your bookkeeping tasks.

Take your pick...or use them all!

​Paul Alkins - St Rob

​Paul Alkins does a wonderful work at St Rob helping people that need guidance, people with mental issues, homelessness, addictions and at risk of offending.

​A truly inspiring interview you shouldn’t miss!

Solo Accounts Bookkeeping App Interview Series

Sue Lamont, owner of Sueperb Cosmetic Tattooing talks about her business, the different type of tattooing options for eyebrows, eyeliner and lip blush. She answers the most asked questions about tattooing and discusses the importance of having your records stored in the cloud with Solo Accounts instead of a shoebox or your computer.

Solo Accounts Interview Series

Donna Vincent Founder of Solo Accounts talks with Lyn Hawkins about her experience using Solo Accounts. Lyn Hawkins is a Strategic Marketing Consultant at Hawkins Marketing. They talk about the pros and cons of being a sole trader/executive freelancer. The lessons Lyn has learned the hard way and the importance of positioning yourself and getting in front of the right ideal client.

Working Solo with Solo Accounts Interview Series

Welcome to our first episode of our Interview Series "Working Solo with Solo Accounts". Meet Wayne Danckert, Property Expert with over 30 years of experience in residential, commercial and business management. He discusses what motivated him to start a new business, the challenges of working with a small team and the importance of staying on top of your business finance.

End of Financial Year On Solo Accounts

The easiest invoicing, expense and BAS software for Australian Sole Traders. Welcome to Solo Accounts, an Australian owned and operated business. Simple, quick and mobile. Check out Donna Vincent’s tips on how to make sure your end of year accounts are ready to be sent off to your BAS agent or Accountant. If you have any questions after this video please contact Donna.


​When Cash Basis Software is All You Need

​There are two methods of accounting commonly referred to, cash basis and accruals basis. The method you use will affect when you must report GST on a Business Activity Statement, it will determine how your income tax is calculated and could also affect your choice of bookkeeping or accounting software (and how complicated it is).


Bookkeeping Quiz

Understanding why you need to do bookkeeping and knowing what you are aiming to achieve, is helped by using the system that suits you as an Australian sole trader. This sets the scene for learning about income and invoicing, expenses and receipts.

This FREE Quiz is designed to help you discover what you do know...and don't know...about effectively taking care of your bookkeeping requirements.


50 Bookkeeping Tips

Whether you love it or hate it, good bookkeeping is essential to small business success.

Our FREE Top 50 Bookkeeping Tips will help you learn how to successfully process your day-to-day accounts and increase your ability and knowledge to operate your business with skill.

Claim Expenses - Video Lesson (with bonus Booklet)

Understanding what you can claim is much easier when you understand the rules. It’s not one size fits all.

Our FREE video lesson on claiming expenses will save you money by knowing your industry-specific expenses which are claimable with the ATO. You will also receive a BONUS Industry Specific Information Booklet.


Solo Accounts Online Courses

(course fee may apply)

Are you ready to gain the knowledge and skills you need to get your bookkeeping under control....and quickly?

Our courses really do pay for themselves. They are full of information that take an experienced bookkeeper years to acquire, great tips that WILL save time and money, and by doing your bookkeeping correctly the first time you won't need to pay additional accounting or bookkeeping fees.

Everyday Bookkeeping for Australian Sole Traders - Module 1

Module 1 from my signature course, Everyday Bookkeeping for Australian Sole Traders, provides you essential information on the whats and whys of bookkeeping.

Knowing what’s expected of you and how to go about it efficiently, can avoid lots of hard work for nothing.


Everyday Bookkeeping for Australian Sole Traders

Do you want your bookkeeping to be simple and correct, the first time, saving you time and money?

The Everyday Bookkeeping for Australian Sole Traders online course is designed to help with day to day tasks like invoicing and getting paid and also the recording of claimable expenses and reporting and tax compliance, for example, doing your own BAS. (We'll also throw in 1 years FREE subscription to Solo Accounts software)


Video or Telephone Sessions with Solo Accounts

1:1 Sessions with Donna Vincent

Are you currently working through one of Solo Accounts' courses or have signed up for a VIP Upgrade Package and are ready to book your session with Donna?

Schedule your ​call using our online booking system.