Bookkeeping Services for Music Teachers

Bookkeeping and Accounting for Music Teachers

Looking for a bookkeeper and accountant for your music teaching business? We hit the right notes with your books, so you get more time to focus on inspiring the next generation of musicians. Try us for free.

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How Accracy works with Music Teachers

Looking for a bookkeeper and accountant for your music teaching business? We hit the right notes with your books, so you get more time to focus on inspiring the next generation of musicians. Try us for free.

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We get you set up

Our team invests the effort to thoroughly comprehend your music teaching business, respond to your queries, assist you in linking your accounts, and guide you through how Accracy can support your operation.

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We do your bookkeeping

Every month, your dedicated bookkeeper will sort through your music teaching business transactions and create comprehensive financial reports. If they require any further details from you, they’ll promptly get in contact.

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We deliver tax-ready financials

Every month, your dedicated bookkeeper will sort through your music teaching business transactions and create comprehensive financial reports. If they require any further details from you, they’ll promptly get in contact.

Here’s why Music Teachers like you trust Accracy with their bookkeeping and accounting

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As a music teacher, we understand your schedule is filled with lessons, planning, and practicing. That's why Accracy Accounting is here to consistently keep you updated on your bookkeeping status. If you have urgent queries that simply can't be put on hold, we promise to respond to you within one business day or less.

Guaranteed accuracy in every detail for Music Teachers with Accracy Accounting and Bookkeeping Services

Guaranteed accuracy in every detail

Our platform empowers you to automate data inputs from most major providers, eliminating the worry of common errors. We collaborate with merchants such as Gusto, Stripe, Shopify, and Square, ensuring your financial records as a music teacher are always accurate.

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Say farewell to the mountains of sheet music and grueling task of manual financial tracking — we automate inputs directly from your linked accounts. Gain insights from a single consolidated dashboard so you can effortlessly comprehend the financial health of your music teaching business and make educated decisions.

Bookkeepers for Music Teachers

As a music teacher, your focus should be on your passion — imparting knowledge and fostering musical talent — not on puzzling over complicated bookkeeping and tax obligations. At Accracy Accounting, we understand the unique financial challenges you face. Music teachers often juggle multiple income streams, including payments for individual lessons, group workshops, and performance fees. You may expend on musical instruments, sheet music, and other resources. The tax laws relating to these expenses and revenue can be incredibly confusing. This is where Accracy comes in.

Accracy provides a seamless online bookkeeping service tailored to the specific needs of music teachers. Through our intuitive software, we track all revenues and expenses, ensuring a comprehensive record of all financial transactions. Our team of expert bookkeepers understand the tax deductions applicable to music teachers, including home studio costs, instrument repairs, and professional development expenses. Come tax season, we don't just crunch numbers — we provide you with a year-end financial package, a neatly compiled statement of your earnings and expenses, ensuring that your tax filings are accurate and take full advantage of all industry-specific deductions. With Accracy, you can minimize your tax liabilities, maximize your earnings, and focus on what you do best — teaching and creating music.

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Simple, straightforward bookkeeping pricing for everything your business needs.

Join over 1000 business owners who have streamlined their finances and have grown their businesses with Accracy.

Basic

Starting from
$200 / month billed annually
  • Dedicated Bookkeeping Experts
  • Accurate Books with Year-End Financial Records Ready for Tax Season
  • Automating Your Processes Through QuickBooks, Xero and others
  • Accrual or Cash basis accounting
  • 24/7 Support
  • Unlimited communication with your bookkeeping team
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Catch Up Bookkeeping

$500 / Billed Once
  • Accurate Books with Year-End Financial Records Ready for Tax Season
  • Automating Your Processes Through QuickBooks, Xero and others
  • Accrual or Cash basis accounting
  • 24/7 Support
  • Unlimited communication with your bookkeeping team
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Executive

Customized Pricing

Everything in Basic plan +

  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Sales Tax
  • Corporate Tax
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Full Support Team
  • + Additional Customized Services

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Basic

Starting from
$250 / month
  • Dedicated Bookkeeping Experts
  • Accurate Books with Year-End Financial Records Ready for Tax Season
  • Automating Your Processes Through QuickBooks, Xero and others
  • Accrual or Cash basis accounting
  • 24/7 Support
  • Unlimited communication with your bookkeeping team
Contact Us

Executive

Customized Pricing

Everything in Basic plan +

  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Sales Tax
  • Corporate Tax
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Full Support Team
  • + Additional Customized Services

Schedule a Meeting

Frequently Asked Questions about Bookkeeping and Accounting for Music Teachers

As a music teacher, you're entitled to several specific tax deductions. These may include:

  • Home Office Deduction: If a portion of your home is used exclusively for teaching music, you may be able to claim a home office deduction.
  • Professional Development: Courses, workshops, and seminars that polish your music teaching skills could be tax-deductible.
  • Travel Expenses: If you have to travel to teach music, these expenses can usually be deducted.
  • Supplies and Equipment: Instruments, sheet music, stands, and other necessary equipment for teaching could be tax-deductible.

Remember that tax laws can vary, so it's always a good idea to confirm your potential deductions with a tax professional or a bookkeeper.

Tracking and categorizing income from multiple sources is an essential part of managing your financial health. Here's how you can do it:

  • Private Lessons: You can create a separate income category for this in your accounting software. Each time you receive payment for a lesson, record it under this category.
  • School Contracts: These could be treated as another source of income. Track each school contract separately, especially if there are differences in the terms of payment.
  • Performances: In this category, include income from concerts, recitals, or any other paid gigs. Keep track of each payment as it's received.

Utilizing professional bookkeeping services can help streamline the process even more, ensuring accurate record-keeping and reducing financial management stress.

Efficiently managing your bookkeeping as a self-employed music teacher involves following a few key steps:

  • Track your income and expenses: Keep track of all sources of income, not just from teaching but any side gigs or performances. Similarly, record all expenses, including travel, purchase of instruments, sheet music, or any other professional resources.
  • Separate your personal and professional expenses: Have a dedicated business account and credit card. This will simplify your bookkeeping and make it easier when tax time comes.
  • Stay organized: Keep all receipts and documentations related to your business. Keep a digital record if possible, for easy accessibility.
  • Plan for taxes: As a self-employed individual, you will need to spare some earnings for taxes. Start this planning early.
  • Consider professional help: If managing the books becomes too complex, consider using a bookkeeping service. Accracy Accounting offers personalized bookkeeping services that can help you maintain your books so you can focus on your passion for teaching music.

We understand that when our clients turn their accounting and bookkeeping services over to us, trust is paramount. We have a team of certified professionals, use proven technologies, and hold ourselves accountable every day. Yes, you can trust us with your sensitive data and to deliver accurate, timely accounting services for your business.

Absolutely. Our team members are all certified in the leading accounting systems and can quickly get your files up to date.

Don’t worry, your financial data belongs to you. Our offboarding is pretty straightforward as we transfer account ownership to you. As a bonus, there’s no stopping you from replicating the workflows we’ve created for your in-house process – in fact, we encourage it.

Savings can vary considerably depending on your current solution, but our clients tell us that it is generally between 30% and 50%.

We do not provide year-end tax filing services as we are not a CPA firm. However, if you are looking for a year-end tax accountant, we would gladly refer you to one of our partners. Having a separate bookkeeper and year-end accountant ensures additional oversight on the accuracy of your books. Your year-end tax accountant can help you review your books during tax season.

No, we are not a CPA firm. Accracy is not a public accounting firm and does not provide services that would require a license to practice public accountancy.

No. We do not offer services which fall under the jurisdiction of these organizations. We have partner organizations who can provide those services if needed by clients. A good example of such services are tax advisory or statutory filings. We have a number of non-economic partnerships with CPA firms who can help our clients with these services if needed.

Every account is set up with a Client Success Lead who will be your day-to-day contact. They’ll liaise with the rest of the team members on your account which may include an accounting manager, bookkeeper, payroll specialist, and payables specialist.

Accracy can support a wide range of companies, from small businesses and startups to large public corporations. Our services are tailored to meet the unique accounting and bookkeeping needs of businesses across various industries.

At Accracy, we operate as a fully remote team, delivering our bookkeeping and accounting services online. We have the necessary tools and systems in place to work efficiently and securely from our remote locations. We will coordinate and collaborate with your onsite team to ensure smooth communication and workflow integration.

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Embark on a transformative journey towards financial clarity with our comprehensive organizational services. Beyond mere bookkeeping, we delve deep into the intricacies of your financial records. Every transaction is meticulously documented, categorized, and structured to provide not just accuracy but a foundation for strategic financial understanding.

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Beyond mere numbers, our reporting services are a gateway to actionable insights. We go beyond presenting data; we interpret, analyze, and deliver reports that serve as strategic roadmaps for your business. Timely, clear, and comprehensive, our insights empower you to make informed decisions, identify opportunities, and navigate challenges with confidence.

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Efficiency is the cornerstone of our accounts management services. Whether handling payables or receivables, we streamline your financial transactions to optimize cash flow. Our focus is on creating a robust system that not only meets compliance standards but also ensures that your financial operations are a well-oiled machine, contributing to the overall health of your business.

Catch-Up Bookkeeping

Timely Financial Updates

Don’t let backlog hinder your progress. Our catch-up services are designed to bring your financial records up to speed. We meticulously address any gaps, ensuring that your records are not just current but also compliant. Stay on top of your financial game with timely updates that provide a comprehensive view of your financial landscape.

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Experience the benefits of seasoned financial leadership without the full-time commitment. Our fractional controllership services bring in experts to guide your financial strategies. Beyond mere oversight, our professionals actively contribute to optimizing your business performance. Benefit from strategic insights, financial planning, and a level of guidance that propels your business towards sustainable success.

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