Archive for August, 2010

Mixing Sales Tax Rates in a QuickBooks Invoice

| August 25, 2010 | 6 Comments

The typical way to work with sales tax in QuickBooks is to have one sales tax item or sales tax group that applies to the entire invoice. In some cases, however, you may have a need to charge different rates to different items in the invoice. Here are some thoughts on how to accomplish this.

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QuickBooks 2010 R8

| August 19, 2010 | 22 Comments

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2010 R8 update to manual update. I have been running it for a week or so and it has been running without problems – although I don’t use some of the applications that it affects. Here is a rundown on what is changed.

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QuickBooks Hosting: An Overview

| August 19, 2010

QuickBooks is essentially a desktop program, designed to be installed on your local computer. That is fine if you always work out of your office, and if all of the people who need access to the data are connected to the same local area network, but what if you need “remote” access, via the Internet? […]

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What is the QuickBooks TLG File?

| August 9, 2010 | 22 Comments

When you create a company in QuickBooks there will be several files created. One has a file type of “QBW” – that is your actual company data file. Another that is created has a file type of “TLG”, and that is the source of some confusion as well as some misunderstandings. Let’s review a few […]

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