Outsourced Accounting & Bookkeeping
To help organizations facing the challenge of preparing and maintaining accurate internal financial information, Belfint Lyons & Shuman (BLS) assists clients via a suite of outsourced accounting and bookkeeping services. These services are designed to provide companies with a scalable level of tactical and strategic accounting support, direction and guidance. Whether you need help managing routine functions like accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and bookkeeping or require advanced guidance, we can assist your organization.
Our Experience within the Nonprofit Industry
Not only do we provide accounting and auditing services for numerous local nonprofits, many of our professionals serve as board and committee members and have first-hand understanding of the daily challenges you face. Our accounting, auditing, tax and management consulting services are designed to save you time, help you demonstrate fiscal management to your funding sources and improve the overall operation of your organization.
Our Experience Performing Outsourced Accounting and Bookkeeping
BLS has fully-trained accountants and bookkeepers who are qualified to provide you with solutions and opportunities for meeting and improving your accounting needs. Our reliable team has experience in providing the following services to our diverse clients:
- Perform outsourced accounting functions.
- Assist clients with selecting the most appropriate industry-specific bookkeeping/accounting software.
- Consult and advise clients on the most effective use of accounting software and customize the program to meet their unique needs.
- Provide expert testimony on technical parameters of the bookkeeping software.
- Conduct internal and external training seminars.
To ensure that you receive reliable, responsive and timely service that is personally overseen by a director or principal, your organization will work with a team of BLS members. With client satisfaction and success as our utmost goals, we take the time to understand your objectives, needs, and concerns.
Cost effective model
Many nonprofits find it more cost effective to use outsourced accounting services than to hire an in-house accounting professional. Using an outsourced service helps eliminate problems related to turnover, training and employee overhead, thus reducing overall costs while improving cost control.
Our professionals are well trained in accounting matters and work with a variety of nonprofits managing their accounting, financial and tax needs. As a result, we are exposed to nonprofit best practices which results in higher quality reporting and analysis for your organization all allowing you more time to focus on mission critical functions.
As your nonprofit grows or your accounting and financial needs change, your organization might need to invest in expanding the skills of existing professionals or hiring new employees with the needed skill set. By using outsourced accounting services you have access to a bench of professionals that offer the level of expertise needed without incurring the high costs of training and hiring.
Our outsourced accounting and bookkeeping team is certified in the following bookkeeping software modules:
- QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisors
- QuickBooks Point of Sale Certified ProAdvisor
- QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions Certified ProAdvisor
- QuickBooks Advanced Inventory Certified ProAdvisor