IBO Bookkeeping 101

As an Independent Business Owner (IBO), the IBO Bookkeeping 101 Guide is a helpful tool as you build your business. Please feel free to download and forward any questions you have to IBOA International .

This guide is prepared as an educational resource for your guidance, and is strictly informational. It does not constitute legal, accounting, or other professional counsel. Nothing included here impplies a recommendation by the author, the IBOA International, or Amway Global, of course or method of regulatory compliance. Readers and users who intend to take or refrain from taking, any action based on information contained herein should first consult with their qualified tax advisor, preferably a C.P.A., or appropriate regulatory authorities.

While every effort is made to provide accurate and current information, the forms and reference materials provided here are given for the purpose of explanation only and should not be solely relied upon as the most recent material available. Subsequent changes in the federal tax law, such as Congressional amendments or I.R.S. interpretations, may change some of the material covered. Accordingly, your own qualified tax advisor should be your final authority on these matters.

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Joe DePetris, creator of the IBO Bookkeeping 101 Guide has worked with thousands of IBOs – from those just getting started to those at the Diamond level and above. His efforts can save you time and money by providing the resources to maintain records of your business activity that satisfy the requirements of the Internal Revenue Service and Canada Revenue Agency. In this guide, Joe shares with you the same insights he offers to his clients.

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