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Nancy Smyth

Nancy Smyth has supported Intuit products and end users since 1986, with her primary focus being commercial/government construction contractors. She has been a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor since 1999; and as President of Sunburst Software Solutions, Inc., she is a key player in the development of several QuickBooks Add-Ons for the construction industry. She is also the author of the QuickBooks for Contractors blog and the Learn to use QuickBooks in your construction business website.

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Outside my office window

Outside my office window

12/22/08.  This was the view from my office window today.  With 15″ of fresh snow, winter has officially arrived!

Building/maintianing a website

Building and then maintaining a website can be (and sometimes is) a full time job!

Back in January of 2001, when we first launched an “official” website, it was like 5 pages as we just had the certified payroll add-on… Continue reading

QuickBooks Error ps077, ps034, or ps032

After getting payroll updates, when attempting to access federal forms, OR during a payroll update you may be the following error: QuickBooks is having trouble installing payroll tax table update [ps077, ps034, or ps032]. Follow these instructions to resolve your problem.
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Synching data on two computers

The problem always had been on how to keep the two computers synched, not an easy task. I was driving myself nuts using Window's "briefcase", but the folders that I store my most often used "stuff" were so big that "briefcase" didn't always do the trick.
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I want unlimited free training…

Ok, so I know that there isn't much in the way of QuickBooks training out their for this kind of situation - what I know I learned the hard way with lots of long, hard unbillable hours....but PLEASE don't call us up wanting free training and for us to teach you evertthing we know for FREE while you bill your customer for your "training time"!
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Playing games….

And let's face it, would you rather have a 2% commission on a $375.00 or $195.00 piece of software--or profitable consulting engagement with a possible full time client that generates on-going revenue? And while we are on the subject or wanting commissions/referral would you feel if I called you up and said, look I have this client that I'm willing to recommend to you---but ONLY IF you are willing to send me 2% of your total fees that stem from this client?
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Nancy Smyth, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Nancy Smyth, Sunburst Software Solutions, Inc.
QuickBooks Construction & Payroll Expert

I've been using and supporting QuickBooks products since the early 1990's. I've worked with thousands of contractors, assisting them with QuickBooks setup, Certified Payroll Reporting requirements, AIA Billing and Weighted-Average Overtime.

QuickBooks is a powerful product, but learning how to use it in your construction business can be difficult. I hope you find resources available here to be helpful.

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