Regardless of your company type and size, you need accounting records and those records need to be turned into financial statements every year. But do you need your company’s statements to be checked and signed by an auditor?

The choice of an accountant is a fairly subjective thing – you need to pick someone that you will be happy to deal with for a long time. But, no matter your personal preferences, there are some common things that you should definitely be looking for.

Entrepreneurs start a business because of a passion. You have a skill and you grasp the opportunity to turn your passion into income. But it doesn’t take long for entrepreneurs to learn that, whether they are good at it or not, the accounting needs to be done.