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Holiday Accounting Tips for Philippine SMEs and Startups

The fourth quarter of the year is usually the busiest time of the year for Philippine SMEs and startups because it’s the holiday season. As a business owner, it’s essential to consider how you’ll keep track of every expense done during this busy quarter. Here are simple accounting tips for businesses in the Philippines to take note of this holiday season.   Tip #1: Track Your Sales and Inventory One of the worst-case scenarios to welcome the holiday season is…

Companies and Their HMOs Must Comply with Accounting Standards

The Philippine Star reported that the Insurance Commission (IC) released a circular requiring Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) to issue contracts compliant with Philippine accounting standards. The circular, which was intended for transparency purposes, shall apply to the annual as well as quarterly reporting periods beginning January 1, 2020. Companies should then make sure that by that time next year, HMOs contracts are compliant with the law. One of the principles that must be followed are contained in the Philippine Financial…

How Philippine SMEs Can Automate Accounting & Bookkeeping Practices

Developments in technology have opened more avenues for businesses to improve their processes. Of course, emerging technologies also affect the accounting industry. That’s why Noe Quiñanola, PRC Board of Accountancy chairman, said in an interview that accountants must learn new digital skills through further education. Basically, automation helps in reducing time in tasks as well as improve accuracy; hence, accountants become more efficient and productive. Going back to Philippine SMEs, the time to go digital is now, and here are…

PRC: Accountants Should Embrace Digital and Tech Skills

Today’s era has completely shown that technology can go hand in hand with the workforce. All thanks to the willingness of the people to adapt to artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies, business processes were streamlined. Looking at the accounting industry in the Philippines, it’s clear that technology and software play a significant role in efficiency and productivity. Even the Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) said that accountants should embrace digital and tech skills. Those are already clear indications of the…

SEC PRFS for Small Businesses – Simplified

Already existing in the Philippines as early as 2005, the Philippine Financial Reporting Standards (PFRS) helps businesses in terms of business decision making, data comparisons, and increase in accuracy on financial statements. PFRS was adapted from the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for the country to have a standard when it comes to financial reporting practices. Ever since the existence of PFRS, businesses registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are required to integrate PFRS and use it as…

Accounting Tips that Filipino Small Businesses Should Know

There are no shortcuts when it comes to accounting. The numbers are there and it’s important to take notice of that no matter what size of business you are in or have. It may be tempting to give the least attention to your accounting and bookkeeping tasks, but even the slightest error can seriously damage your business. Both are essential if you want your local business to grow. So, make sure to pay attention to your accounting and bookkeeping needs.…