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Small Business Management Topics - Record Keeping

Balance Sheet Template (Excel) – An Excel spreadsheet for constructing a balance sheet for your business from the Maine Small Business Development Center.

Cash Flow Projection Template (Excel) – An Excel spreadsheet for projecting cash from the Maine Small Business Development Center.

Financial Statements – A fact sheet describing the balance sheet, income statement, and the cash flow statement from UMaine Extension.

Home-Based Business – Keeping Records – A four-page fact sheet on record keeping for home-based businesses from University of Missouri.

Payroll Set-up and Reporting – A five-page fact sheet on payroll set-up and reporting from Ohio State University.

Profit and Loss Template (Excel) – An Excel spreadsheet for constructing a profit and loss statement for your business from the Maine Small Business Development Center.

Ratio Analysis – A fact sheet on using ratios to analyze your business performance from UMaine Extension.

Recordkeeping – Good records allow monitoring the progress of the business, preparing financial statements, identify source of receipts, keep track of deductible expenses, prepare tax returns, and more from the IRS.

Record Keeping for Profit – A six-page fact sheet on record keeping for your home-based business from UMaine Extension.

Records – A fact sheet on tips for successful record keeping from UMaine Extension.

Setting Up Your Own Business: Records and Bookkeeping – A six-page fact sheet on records and bookkeeping for your small business from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

The Balance Sheet: What Does It Mean? – A four-page fact sheet on the balance sheet and what it means for your small business from Ohio State University.

The Profit and Loss Statement: What Does It Mean? – A six-page fact sheet on the profit and loss statements and what it means for your small business from Ohio State University.

The Projected Cash Flow Statement – A fifteen-page fact sheet on developing a projected cash flow statement from Purdue University Cooperative Extension.

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