SecurityHouse Accounting Services

Give us your books – take back your life!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do you charge an hourly rate or fixed monthly fee for your services?

A: We have different rates for different services:
Bookkeeping Services
A fixed monthly fee is established for bookkeeping services. This eases your budget planning as you know exactly your monthly costs.

Accounting and Business Consulting services
Accounting services are invoiced at an hourly rate of $50 to $95 depending on the staff involved.

Personal Tax Returns
Tax return preparation commence at $50 per return for a single slip personal return.

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Q: Do I have to have my bookkeeping completed every month?

A: Not necessarily – monthly, quarterly, or annually. But you enjoy the maximum benefits when your records are updated regularly. Many of our clients prefer receiving updated information each month and we highly recommend it to you.

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Q: I have an accountant already. Can I still use your service?

A: Absolutely. You can use our bookkeeping service and retain your accountant to prepare your year-end statement and tax return. We will provide all necessary records and reports to your accountant. We are happy to answer any questions and assist your accountant to maximize the value of both our services and your accountant's services.

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Q: I would like to do some bookkeeping tasks myself. Can I still use your service?

A: Yes, no problem. For example, some of our clients invoice their customers by themselves. We will do whatever tasks are left. We can discuss with you an ideal solution to streamline the work.

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Q: What if I am audited by the government?

A: We understand it can be stressful when you are chosen by the government for audit. We will respond to any government inquiry and assist preparing the documents requested by the government.

Click here to learn about our CRA Inquiry and Audit Support services

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Q: Do you return my documents?

A: Yes, we return your original records once the bookkeeping records have been updated.

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Q: I have not had a bookkeeper before and all of my documents have piled up. Can you still help?

Our New client 'Shoebox' Organizing Service would be right for you! We will organize and summarize all of your receipts, invoices, bank statements, credit card statements, and anything else you might have that has piled up. No pre-sorting or organizing necessary!

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