The week of December 28th brings stress in all ways, shapes, and forms. Most are dealing with the stress of the holidays — hosting family, sweating over the stove, deciding on new year’s resolutions are just a few examples of year-end chaos. However, there is a particular kind of stress certain professionals have during this time that can make you want to pull your hair out...end of year audits.
The end of the year comes with the balancing of spreadsheets, audit reviews, and other financial preparations in the hope that 2016 will start off without a hitch. In a perfect world, you’d have a foolproof, 3-way check, every-document-is-accounted-for process. However if your business is like most companies, this isn’t the case.