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Accounting normally involves matching revenue from the sale of an object with all the costs of producing and delivering that object within a specific period of time. For industries other than construction, this matching process is relatively straightforward. In the building industry, however, the one distinguishing characteristic that makes accounting different is that the object (Read More)

  How do carrying costs affect your business? Find out. Posted by Unleashed Software on Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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A great heads up from the guys at Futrli.As you know Helm specialises in Builders and Trades and we have great systems… Posted by Helm Accounting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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“What is markup? What markup should I use?” What an interesting question and the answer is rather simple. Firstly, many builders and tradies confuse the term markup with gross profit (sometimes referred to as margin or gross margin). Markup is simply the factor that you apply to your estimated job costs to determine the sales (Read More)

Posted by Helm Accounting on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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