KPMG Spark Blog

How to Pivot Your Product Line

It’s easy for business owners to become attached to the dream they had when they first started the company. But what happens when a product flops? Don’t worry. A failed product launch doesn’t have to mean your company is doomed to fail. Join us to learn better how to pivot your company's product line.

KPMG SparkJune 15, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

How to Know If Your Small Business Qualifies for the R&D Credit

The Research and Development (R&D) tax credit is a tax incentive for companies that perform qualified research in the U.S. Let's take a closer look at this tax credit and see how it can help your business.

KPMG SparkJune 8, 2021Posted In: Tax Tips

COVID and Taxes: Tax Breaks That You Should Know

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, tax time is finally here, and it’s important for everyone to learn more about all of the new tax opportunities that small businesses may qualify for.

Trevor ReillyJune 2, 2021Posted In: Tax Tips

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Small business stimulus funds are back with $284 billion in forgivable loans. Eligible businesses can receive 2.5x their 2019 payroll up to $2 million in forgivable PPP funds. Join us to see how you can get access to these funds.

Trevor ReillyMay 18, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

How Outsourced Bookkeeping Can Amplify Your In-House Accounting Team

Outsourced bookkeeping services, such as KPMG Spark’s, offer a cost-effective solution for outsourcing traditional data entry and reporting, freeing up critical bandwidth so that your in-house bookkeeper can do more with your financial data. Join us as we discuss how outsourced bookkeeping can amplify your in-house accounting team.

KPMG SparkMay 11, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

Introduction to the KPMG Spark Bookkeeping Team

At KPMG Spark we provide an online bookkeeping service using automation technology all while providing you with a bookkeeper that works with you to make sure your books are in order. Join us as we take a look at what we do, how we do it, and how we can help you have more time for your business.

Ben AsplundMay 4, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

How 40 Dreams Catering Made an Offer on a Million-Dollar Building With Confidence

Owner and founder Adrienne Fudge used KPMG Spark to get clarity on her finances, save money, and eventually– make a huge business decision with ease.

KPMG SparkApril 27, 2021Posted In: Client Stories

If You Have a Business, You Need Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence can help virtually any business step up its game to improve productivity and efficiency. Let's take a closer look at what artificial intelligence is and how it can help your business.

Ben AsplundApril 22, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

Outsourced Bookkeeping vs. In-House Bookkeeping: Everything You Need to Know

While most companies aspire to outsource their bookkeeping, many instead opt for a DIY option. Managed accounting is a viable alternative that offers more support and features than DIY software, but is just a fraction of the cost of a full-time bookkeeper. Join us as we take a look at the pros and cons of online bookkeeping software vs. outsourced bookkeeping with managed accounting.

KPMG SparkApril 20, 2021Posted In: Business Tips

4 Critical Metrics For Making Better Business Decisions

As a business owner, you probably don’t have a lot of time to spend analyzing your financial data. By taking a few minutes each month to track just four important metrics, you can understand where your business is performing well and quickly spot areas of concern. Let’s look more closely at these four financial indicators that are critical for most companies.

KPMG SparkApril 15, 2021Posted In: Business Tips