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Intuit QuickBooks 2008: Foundation


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Our Intuit QuickBooks 2008 Foundation course is the way to go for your accounting software program education. Whether its training you need to effectively run your own business or to train others so that they can run their own business training is essential.

We have prepared all of the training material you need to train or learn Intuit QuickBooks 2008, deliver a session that will teach everything you need to know about QuickBooks. Not only that but everything you get is completely customizable, edit content to make more relevant examples, or even change our name to yours and make it look like you created the content.

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Section 1: Working with Payroll and Time Tracking

Lesson 1.1: Payroll Reports

Overview of Reports

Employee QuickReport

Payroll Summary by Employee

Payroll Liability Report

Exporting Data to Excel


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Lesson 1.2: Time Tracking, Part 1

Turn On Time Tracking

Using Weekly Timesheets

Entering Single Activities

Viewing Unbilled Time


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Lesson 1.3: Time Tracking, Part 2

Invoicing Unbilled Time

Using Online Timesheets

Tracking Time with Outlook

Time Tracking Reports


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Section 1: Case Study

Section 1: Review Questions

Section 2: System Security

Lesson 2.1: Protecting Your Data

Backing up Your Company File

Restoring Your Company File

Creating a Portable Company File

Verifying Data

Rebuilding Data

Cleaning Up Data


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Lesson 2.2: Setting up Users

Opening the User List

Creating a User

Editing a User

Deleting a User

Changing Passwords

Working in a Multi-User Environment


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Lesson 2.3: Working with Files

Importing Files

Exporting Files

Synchronizing Outlook Contacts

Converting from Another Program


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Lesson 2.4: The Accountant's Copy

About the Accountant's Copy

Creating an Accountant's Copy

Importing an Accountant's Copy

Canceling an Accountant's Copy

Converting the Accountant's Copy to a QBW File


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Section 2: Case Study

Section 2: Review Questions

Section 3: Advanced Account Tasks

Lesson 3.1: Asset Accounts

What is an Asset Account?

Creating an Asset Account

Purchasing a Fixed Asset

Viewing the Fixed Asset Item List

Entering Depreciation


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Lesson 3.2: Liability and Equity Accounts

Current Term vsLong Term

Adding Liability Accounts

Recording Investments by Owners

Recording Payments to Owners

Repaying Liabilities


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Lesson 3.3: Preparing Sales Tax

Setting Sales Tax Preferences

Viewing the Tax Code List

Setting Tax Codes for Items and Customers

Using Sales Tax Reports

Adjusting Tax Due

Remitting Sales Tax


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Lesson 3.4: Year-End Activities

Preparing for Year-End

Preparing for Tax Time

Processing Payroll Forms

Paying Estimated Income Taxes

Closing the Books


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Section 3: Case Study

Section 3: Review Questions

Section 4: Business Plans

Lesson 4.1: Using the Business Planner

Opening the Business Planner

Understanding the Business Planner Interface

Using the Welcome Screen

Getting Help

Closing the Business Planner


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Lesson 4.2: Entering Information

Entering Company Information

Entering Income Details

Entering Expense Details

Completing the Interview


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Lesson 4.3: Viewing the Plan

Understanding the Interface

Choosing a Section

Viewing an Example

Using the Topic Guide

Writing Your Plan


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Lesson 4.4: Planner Tools

Generating Reports

Generating Graphs

Checking Your Spelling

Setting the Plan Format


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Lesson 4.5: Finishing the Plan

Using Print Preview

Printing the Business Plan

Printing the Topic Guide

Backing Up Your Plan

Restoring a Plan


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Section 4: Case Study

Section 4: Review Questions

Section 5: Supplemental Checklists


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