MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Small business owners and entrepreneurs are notoriously time-crunched, and would probably spend more time dealing with one of their toughest challenges --- increasing sales and revenue --- if they could only save time on day-to-day administrative responsibilities.
Outright.com, the leader in bookkeeping and tax software for online sellers, today introduced a new version of its mobile iPhone app with more features to make it even easier for users to easily stay up-to-date on administrative and tax-related issues. Along with automated income and expense tracking, the latest version of the iPhone app features gas mileage tracking and receipt picture saving and storing capabilities.
Outright.com, the web-hosted bookkeeping software specifically created for the 24 million Americans who work for themselves, delivers a streamlined, online solution to help entrepreneurs and sole proprietors track all of their income and expenses so they can operate more efficiently and get their taxes done accurately.
"The world is going mobile, and America's entrepreneurs are fast-becoming major users of mobile apps to run their businesses," said Steven Aldrich, CEO of Outright.com. "Outright's updated mobile app allows users to take advantage of even more features that are available to help small businesses thrive in the connected world. These new capabilities can help small business owners continue to save time, reduce expenses, increase productivity, and ultimately, focus on growing their business."
With the new gas mileage feature, users can now track the number of miles they travel by car with just a few simple taps. Outright will keep track of both the total mileage and the current business reimbursement rate set by the IRS. Users also can save a trip if they tend to frequent a particular route.
"Gas mileage is an underutilized, but ever-relevant element of tax filings," Aldrich said. "We hope this new feature will make it easier for small business owners to be prepared at the end of the year when they need to provide documentation, enabling them to request their deserved deductions."
The app's new receipt picture storing feature allows users to add images --- either new or from a photo library --- to any kind of transaction in Outright's mobile app. The feature allows users to attach receipts to expenses to help better prepare for tax time.
"By utilizing this feature, users will not only have a copy of the image on their phone, but also a backed up version saved in the cloud in their Outright account," Aldrich explained.
For more information, visit www.outright.com. To download the app visit http://offers.outright.com/iphone-app-press-release/
Outright has one goal: to make accounting as simple as possible so the self-employed can spend as little time as possible on the least enjoyable part of running a business. Outright's easy-to-use online accounting solution automatically brings all sales & expenses together in one place so the user always know what's going on with their business. No math, no manual entry, no paperwork. Outright integrates Etsy, eBay & PayPal information, e-commerce accounts, and bank and credit card accounts so users can stay up-to-date effortlessly -- and instead focus on doing what they love to do. To learn more or sign up, please visit http://outright.com.