Happy Holidays from the AoM Team!

Happy Holidays from the Accountants on Main team! We hope your holidays will be filled with joy and laughter through the New Year. Thank you for your continued support and partnership. We look forward to working with you in the years to come.  Read more

4 Reasons Your Business Should Consider Digital Receipts

Receipts are vital to successfully running a business. You need receipts to track your purchases and expenses. Your clients need receipts for their tax purposes and to manage their finances. Paper receipts have been around a long time, so many people are used to them and may even be resistant to moving away from them. Thanks to technology, paper receipts are becoming more a thing of the past. There are…  Read more

Business Update – 17 November 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Canadian Airports Saw Increase in Foreign Travelers Canada saw a surge in the number of international travelers entering the country as it reopened its borders to fully vaccinated individuals. For the month of October, there have been 263,400 non-resident arrivals at Canadian airports, according to Statistics Canada. This represents…  Read more

How Much Cash Does My Business Need?

Your business needs cash. Cash is what keeps your company in operation and enables it to grow, so you should know how much cash your business needs to survive. Although many people think the answer is linked solely to operating expenses, this isn’t the case. There is no single factor that determines how much cash every business needs to have on hand. Somewhere between 3-6 months of operating expenses is…  Read more

Thank you!

Thank you to our wonderful client for the beautiful gift box. Such a lovely and thoughtful gesture!  Read more

Business Update – 3 November 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Ottawa Public Health Outlines Plan to Vaccinate Kids As Pfizer awaits approval of its vaccine for kids from Health Canada, Ottawa Public Health says it will be able to vaccinate all children five- to 11-years-old within four weeks of being given the green light. An estimated 70,000 children will…  Read more

Lest We Forget

This November, Accountants on Main remembers and honors every individual whom has served our country. Lest we forget.  Read more

4 Ideas to Manage Customer Wait Times Without Hiring More People

Balancing customer experience against your budget is a difficult task. You need the right amount of staff working to keep customers happy, but not so many people that workers are standing around looking for things to do. If your customers have long wait times, that’s good news for you initially—it means your business is popular. The bad news is customers won’t wait around forever for you to fix your time…  Read more

Happy Halloween from Accountants on Main!

Happy Halloween from the Accountants on Main team! We wish you a safe & fun spooky season! Also, be sure to vote for our Halloween window displays by commenting on the Downtown Georgetown post below.  Read more

Business Update – 20 October 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. US Will Accept Canadians With Mixed Vaccine Doses The US Centers for Disease Control confirmed that it will consider people with mixed doses fully vaccinated, as long as the vaccines are authorized by either the FDA or the World Health Organization. This means Canadians who received any combination of…  Read more

3 Tips for Working Smarter and Gaining Personal Time

You’ve probably heard the maxim that it’s better to work smarter than harder. Working smarter means allocating your time, energy and money so vital tasks get done more efficiently, freeing up your personal time. Too many business owners think they must keep working harder—taking on more responsibilities and working longer hours—to be successful. It makes sense, because you’re responsible for your business, but that route leads to work overload and…  Read more

Business Update – 29 September 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Trudeau Vows New Government Will Move Faster on Priorities Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his minority Liberal government has been given a mandate “to move even stronger, even faster on the big things that Canadians really want.” He listed measures to fight climate change, further boost the country’s vaccination…  Read more

Welcome to our new team member!

Here we grow again! We are pleased to welcome Parminder Manhas to the AoM team! Parminder is our newest Senior Accountant, and is looking forward to working with all of our clients. Parminder received her CPA-CGA designation in 2010 with CPA BC. She has lived in Vancouver for most of her life. She has extensive experience in the manufacturing industry and in public practice.  Before moving to Ontario in 2017,…  Read more

Business Update – 15 September 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Report: Family Businesses Better Positioned to Drive Economic Recovery In a KPMG Enterprise and STEP Project Global Consortium report, family businesses in Canada and worldwide are using their unique strengths to rebound from the pandemic. In fact, they are well positioned to spur the country’s post-pandemic recovery. The global…  Read more

5 Funding Options for Start-ups

Starting your own business requires enough capital to ensure you can pay your bills until your company turns a profit. Depending on the type and size of your business, you may need thousands of dollars monthly to cover overhead. If you’re wondering where to find business start-up funding, there are a variety of options available to you. Each of these options has its advantages and disadvantages, and it’s important to…  Read more

AoM Celebrates 15th Anniversary!

Today, Accountants on Main proudly celebrates our 15th Anniversary! We couldn’t have done it without you, our wonderful clients, and our amazing team. Thank you for all of your support. Here’s to another wonderful fifteen years! Check out some photos from our team celebration below. 20210825 133124 20210825 132443 20210825 132251 20210825 131710 20210825 131931 20210825 132852 20210825 132027 20210825 132119 20210825 131613 20210825 131432 20210825 131455 20210825 131503 20210825…  Read more

4 Money Saving Tips for Business Owners

Running a successful business requires you to make smart decisions about everything from who you hire to how you spend your money. There are many legitimate expenses to cover, but it’s easy to overspend in areas that aren’t helping you or your business. Spending wisely is key to owning a sustainable business. Here are four practical money saving tips for business owners. 1. Have a list of all your subscriptions,…  Read more

Business Update – 25 August 2021

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. US-Canada Border to Remain Closed Until 21 September Canada’s land border with the United States will remain closed until at least 21 September. The US is currently dealing with a surge in COVID-19 cases due to the delta variant. This comes two weeks after Canada opened its land border…  Read more

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