$850; Accounting Principles & QuickBooks for Tribal Organizations 11/2 – 11/4
11/2 – 11/4 Reno, NV
Why I Should Attend?
QuickBooks™ is an accounting software package that can be customized to meet the needs of tribal programs and departments, tribal organizations, non-profit organizations, and entrepreneurs. QuickBooks™ Desktop can be used for internal accounting applications to manage program income, budgets, expenses, accounts receivables, accounts payables, and more. QuickBooks™ utilizes intuitive modules that make the accounting process easy to understand and navigate.
This course is a hands-on course that provides a working knowledge and understanding of basic accounting principles to help managers, entrepreneurs and their assistants to properly account for federal funds (contracts and grants), tribal funds, and company finances. The course starts with a review of basic accounting principles to ensure sound accounting principles are applied properly in QuickBooks™. Participants will learn how to organize the accounting system for the program, customize the chart of accounts, properly post income, revenues, expenses, and obligations. Participants will learn how to reconcile the accounts with bank statements. Vendor files can be set up to provide for use of credit cards and travel advances. Participants will learn how to generate customized financial reports and prepare for audits.
Who Should Attend?
Tribal program directors and managers; accounting staff; non-profit organizations, tribal boards of directors, and entrepreneurs. To get the most out of this session, bring your laptops, a copy of your program budget, tribal/program chart of accounts. KIVA provides post-training consultation and technical assistance.