Cloud Accounting Podcast
Cloud Accounting Podcast
Accounting Firm FreshBooks Becomes A Unicorn


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Show Notes

01:30 – Blake and David talk smart homes, Zoom, and router recommendations, Mnuchin and movies.

7:55 – Updates of PPP Forgiveness

10:02 – Survey: COVID relief, changing laws were last tax season’s headaches

12:20 – IRS Funding Surge Punted From Bipartisan Infrastructure Package

13:26 – Cryptocurrency brawl bogs down infrastructure bill, as Yellen and White House fight changes

18:00 – Closing date set for new Shuttered Venue Operator Grant applications

21:04 – Former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell released from prison early

22:25 – All the Queen’s Horses Documentary on YouTube – Free

24:05 – Hundreds of AI tools have been built to catch covid. None of them helped.

31:06 – Reflecting on the evolution of bank reconciliation at Xero

33:36 – Taking business banking to the next level with Revolut

More Reading on Xero:

Xero Upgrades Bank Reconciliation Feature

Xero revamps bank recs, injects AI

36:43 – HR software company Gusto raises $175 million

Gusto Raises $175M in Series E Funding

38:20 – Accounting firm FreshBooks hits unicorn status, plans global growth after raising US$130-million

43:56 – ‘Connected accounting’ startup closes $13M funding round

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46:36 – New IRS tax collection notices offer QR code contact option

47:36 – ZenBusiness Democratizes Small Business Finance With New All-Inclusive Payments App ZenBusiness Money

50:29 – US Bank to Buy Bento Technologies

53:13 – Announcing Check + Quickbooks Online – Check

53:44 – The news from you! We’ve got reviews! Thank you, Cbordeaux, Amanda from NOLA, Rachael, and Eddie Valls!

55:35 – As if reviews weren’t enough, we got voicemail! Thank you, Scott Scarano!

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