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MYOB Software for Dummies - Australia, 8th Australian Edition



MYOB Software for Dummies - Australia, 8th Australian Edition

Veechi Curtis

ISBN: 978-0-730-34609-8 April 2017 464 Pages


Understand the ins and outs of running MYOB AccountRight software

MYOB Software For Dummies covers everything you need to know about using MYOB, from setting up your accounting file to analysing sales figures, managing payroll to preparing Business Activity Statements — and everything in between. With in-depth coverage of all major updates to the current MYOB software release, plus extensive guidance on utilising MYOB's cloud-accounting features, this fun and friendly guide will help you become a MYOB master!

MYOB is the biggest selling accounting software in Australia, and MYOB Software For Dummies is the leading reference guide available to help you manage your accounts with ease. Written by Veechi Curtis, a well-known industry expert, this new edition has been fully updated to cover all the latest updates and new features. So what are you waiting for? It's time to let the trusted help of For Dummies take your skills to the next level!

  • Walks you through creating sales and recording purchases
  • Explains how you can use bank feeds combined with bank rules to automate data-entry
  • Shows you how to create business reports to track business success
  • Explores the opportunities of working in the cloud and sharing data
  • Flags information specific to the latest MYOB AccountRight upgrades so you can quickly update your knowledge
  • Saves you hours of time (every week!) with helpful hints and shortcuts

If you're a small business owner who is new to MYOB — or new to the latest version —MYOB Software For Dummies sets you up for success.

Introduction 1

Part I: The Building Blocks 5

Chapter 1: Starting from Scratch 7

Chapter 2: Accounts, Customers and Suppliers 27

Chapter 3: Setting Up Opening Balances 49

Part II: Everyday Activities 61

Chapter 4: Making Sales 63

Chapter 5: Understanding Bank Feeds and Rules 91

Chapter 6: There Goes Your Cash! 113

Chapter 7: Here Comes the Money 139

Chapter 8: Purchases and Supplier Payments 167

Chapter 9: Reconcile Yourself 193

Part III: Moving On 213

Chapter 10: Managing Items 215

Chapter 11: Saving Money on Payday 241

Chapter 12: Looking Good with Forms 277

Chapter 13: Making Electronic Payments 295

Part IV: Pulling It All Together 311

Chapter 14: Reporting for Business 313

Chapter 15: The Gist of GST 327

Chapter 16: Managing Your Company File 351

Chapter 17: Understanding Your Business 375

Chapter 18: Keeping Your Company File in Top Shape 389

Part V: The Part of Tens 407

Chapter 19: Ten Tricks to Speed Your Work 409

Chapter 20: Ten Tricks (Nine, Actually) to Starting a New Year 419

Index 427