It is true that a bookkeeper is in charge of a company’s finances. But a bookkeeper does a lot more behind-the-scenes work than simply manage accounts receivable and accounts payable. If you imagine that you can take care of your company’s financial transactions and reports by yourself, think again. Bookkeeping services are essential for a brand’s financial success; they take care of small, yet imperative details that are easy to miss. Here’s a non-exhaustive list of a bookkeeper’s responsibilities.

Let’s start with an elementary question. Which accounting software will you use if you manage your accounts yourself? There are many different accounting software packages to choose from, and odds are, your bookkeeper will be pretty adept at working within these programs. Bookkeeping isn’t merely sitting down with a calculator and inputting data. Bookkeeping services include invoicing, paying debts, recording cash and credit exchanges, staying under budget, complying with local, state, and federal government requirements, processing payroll, and so much more.

Bookkeepers are in charge of expense reports, tax payments, and become a resource in the event of an audit. Quality bookkeeping services could mean the difference between success and failure of a company and are one thing a business owner should not try to save money with. A bookkeeper will help maintain the health of your company and create an internal company standard for tracking, paying, and reporting. When it comes to business finance, you want to be as thorough and organized as possible, and we can help.

C&D | Bookkeeping Services


Here at C&D, we offer a full range of bookkeeping and accounting services. Our CPAs and advisors are more than just creative with numbers. We provide a genuine service for the Central Coast and beyond. Whether you need someone to handle your seasonal vineyard harvest invoicing or if you need someone to draft up complicated financial reports in order to apply for a business loan, C&D should be your bookkeeping service provider of choice.

Call us today to set up a consultation. Let’s get your books in order.