April 10, 2019

This financial news is brought to you by the Alfred Johnson blog. I received a call from a church business administrator asking for help. The church is starting a campaign and the fundraising group required a report covering the past 19 years. I suggested using AD HOC Reports, and in just a few minutes the…

April 3, 2019

When I first started working for JCPenney the store manager gave me this piece of advice, “Do everything in a way that no one will ever question your integrity.” For the past 50-plus years, I have tried to conduct myself in keeping with his words of wisdom. Years later while teaching QuickBooks at Midland Junior…

March 20, 2019

This financial news is brought to you by the Alfred Johnson blog. The Shelby Financials Release 9.3.0 includes two of our most requested features and a significant upgrade to a denominational headquarters application. General Ledger’s Statement of Financial Position now has an option that will shorten the length of the report by only printing the current…

December 19, 2018

This financial news is brought to you by the Alfred Johnson blog. Federal Reports Make sure you have blank forms for all IRS needed filings. NELCO has what you need.  Click Here to order forms Deadline for filings is January 31, 2019 for most reports. General Ledger Check all sub-ledgers for unposted 2018 transactions Check Journal Entry to…

December 12, 2018

This financials news is brought to you by the Alfred Johnson blog. The largest challenge in setting up the Statement of Functional Expense report just might be coming up with a good natural classifications list.  I consulted with several accountants, auditors, and accounting firms asking what they might be advising their church clients to use. …