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Construction Accounting and Job Costing

Karen Mitchell, Online Accounting

Karen Mitchell, author of the book series, The Contractor's Guide to QuickBooks (Pro) and a popular presenter at the JLC Live conferences, presents a 2-hour (1 hour, 57 minutes) video on accounting for construction.


  • Accounting terms and concepts for contractors
  • Job costing
  • Overhead analysis
  • Job vs. direct costs
  • Balance sheets
  • Profit & loss statements
  • Important IRS forms such as W-2s and 1099s
  • File organization
  • Record retention
  • Dealing with IRS audits
  • Ownership structure
  • Distinguishing between employees and subcontractors, including applicability of workers comp coverage

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Construction Accounting and Job Costing, $39.00

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Karen Mitchell is a licensed CPA and a best selling author of The Organized New Business, The Contractor's Guide to QuickBooks Pro, The Real Estate Investor's Guide to QuickBooks and numerous other books on small business, finance, organization and technology.

She is also a nationally recognized expert and featured speaker at construction trade shows such as A/E/C SYSTEMS, JLC Live!, National Association of Home Builders and American Institute of Architects. Her articles have been published by Remodeling Magazine, Journal of Light Construction and several other Hanley Wood magazines.

In her 24 years as a business coach, accounting consultant and tax specialist, Karen has worked with thousands of companies nationwide on the customization, installation, configuration and training of accounting software systems.