Two (2) versions of Mac Quickbooks templates are available here at a substantial discount: #1: What I refer to as “Work for Hire” version is intended for a Production Company w/Multiple Projects &/or Clients, whose tax preparer has asked them to use QuickBooks. #2: The “Full Production” version, a QuickBooks file devoted to tracking a single production or series, more in-depth & on a larger scale.
(MAC Version) If you will be devoting the entire Quickbooks file to your project/series accounting, use this FULL-PRODUCTION style template. This “FULL-PRODUCTION ACCOUNTING” style of Quickbooks Blank file is dedicated to the tracking Film/TV/Web/Video etc project budget’s line costs exclusively in both the Chart of Accounts and the Item List. In this version, the 327 AICP/HotBudget/Point.Zero line items are set-up in BOTH places within QuickBooks.
This QuickBooks Chart of Accounts was designed for creative companies, film / video production / post / editorial houses, photographers, agencies or design firms and any company producing “work for hire”, ie producing/delivering projects for one or more clients, where the direct project expenses are considered a “cost of sales”.
Download, unzip & save this blank QuickBooks portable company file. Once it’s restored, you will have an instant, complete, ready-to-use QuickBooks Mac company file, specifically designed & customized for film/video production companies.
When you actualize in Quickbooks, you can see where you are at with individual & multiple project details or look at the financial status of the whole company overall. Save hours of set-up time by importing these 327 line items and get started immediately using Film/Video budget lines in Quickbooks on estimates, P.O.’s, checks, payroll, P.C. & vendor bills.