Online bookkeeping powered by real humans

Get the benefits of a professional bookkeeper at a price you can afford, and powerful financial reporting software with zero learning curve.

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How our bookkeeping service works

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We get you set up

First, we’ll introduce you to a dedicated bookkeeper. They’ll get to know your business, show you how Bench works, and gather everything they need from you.

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We do your bookkeeping

Each month, your bookkeeper imports your business transactions and gets to work on your books. If they need anything from you, they’ll get in touch.

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We deliver intuitive financial reports

Easily track business health with real-time and monthly financial reporting. At tax time, we send everything you need to file. Or, let us do it for you with BenchTax.

What you get with Bench

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Expert Bookkeeping

Get one-on-one support when you need it

Bench gives you a dedicated bookkeeper supported by a team of in-house experts. They’re here to take tedious financial admin and bookkeeping stress off your plate—for good.

Why small business owners choose Bench

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Perfectly categorized and reconciled transactions come standard

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Business financials are always quality controlled and peer-reviewed

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We always respond to messages or calls in one business day or less

‘‘Bench has allowed me to focus on what I actually love doing. The people are very friendly, easy to contact, and super helpful.
Steve Lucin Founder & Creative Director, Halucinated Design

Tax Preparation

Ditch the tax season stress

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Get flexible tax time support

Filing on your own? Working with a CPA? Either way, we’ve got your back. We send tidy tax time financials, so you can get filed fast. We’ll even work directly with your CPA.

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Forget about tax time stress with BenchTax

Ready to pass the year end tax prep and filing off to someone else? BenchTax connects you to a licensed expert ready to get you prepped and filed before the deadline hits.

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Catch up (without the stress)

If you’re feeling disorganized and way behind on your financials, don’t sweat it. We can get your overdue books caught up and organized for you.

‘‘This is the first year where it’s tax season and I don’t feel anxious one bit.
Dr. Bukky Kolawole Founder/Executive Director, Relationship HQ

Financial reporting

Discover essential business insights in seconds


The Bench Pulse dashboard lets you track every transaction, account, and trend in real-time, in one place—no app-hopping required.

See what your money is up to. Your income statement, balance sheet, and visual reports provide the data you need to grow your business.

Manage your spending like a pro. Tag transactions with labels like products, clients, location, or sales channel to see exactly how your business is performing.

Discover essential business insights in seconds

‘‘Bench provides simple and clear graphics and information about my finances, allowing me to make informed decisions moving forward.
Becca Graham owner of FIT4MOM Fort Worth
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The Bench Platform

Get easy access to powerful financial reporting and bookkeeping software

Forget about spending hours learning new software. The Bench platform makes it super simple to view your financials, update information, or to check in with your team.

  • Access Bench via desktop or iPhone—we go where you go
  • Quickly answer categorization requests from your team
  • Contact your team with our simple messaging feature
  • Have total peace of mind with bank-grade security
    ‘‘The software is extremely easy to use! It saves me so much time as a small business owner!
    Naomi M. Baba Owner/Director, Shine Wellness Clinic

    Bench works with the best in small business

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    Join thousands of small business owners who trust Bench with their books

    See what running a business is like with Bench on your books. Try us for free—we’ll do one month of your bookkeeping and prepare a set of financial statements for you to keep.