About Mastio Curt

Curt Mastio is a Certified Public Accountant, founder of Startup Accounting Advisors, adjunct instructor at Northwestern University's Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the Chief Financial Officer of Storage Squad LLC.

Capitalization Table: The Startup’s Guide to Cap Table Management

When you first started your company, you may have envisioned always having sole ownership of the enterprise. While that may be an admirable goal, it's not the case for the vast majority of startups. Typically, as an organization grows, its ownership also shifts. That's due to a number of factors, most notably funding rounds [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:50:18+00:00July 31st, 2019|Financial|0 Comments

Featured Founder: American Bocce

At Founder's CPA, we are privileged to work with a wide spectrum of highly impressive clients. Welcome to our first generation of Featured Founder, where we are highlighting a diverse set of "Founders" who may not fit the stereotypical "Founder" mold set by Silicon Valley, but they all bring a unique solution to their [...]

By |2019-07-25T14:23:07+00:00July 25th, 2019|About Founder's CPA|0 Comments

Our Competitive Advantage: Platforms I Founder’s CPA

At Founder’s CPA we know how important it is to have the right people executing the right processes on the right platforms. We take pride in our competitive advantage through our platforms, processes and people. In this article, we are going to dig into some of our major platforms to help create a better [...]

By |2019-07-23T16:48:04+00:00July 23rd, 2019|About Founder's CPA|0 Comments

Calculating Burn Rate and Runway for Startups

If you’re working on building your startup or new company, the early days are absolutely vital. Your burn rate, or the rate at which your company is using its cash, is an important metric for both you and your investors. While important, your startup’s burn rate is not the ‘end-all’ of financial metrics. This [...]

By |2019-07-23T12:02:10+00:00July 20th, 2019|Startups|0 Comments

Accounts Payable: What Is Accounts Payable? 10 Best Practices For Your Business

As a small business owner, few things are more important than keeping proper books. You’ve heard the term “accounts payable” thrown about ad nauseam: this article will explore what AP means for your business and offer some ‘best practices’ to help you along. If you’re considering reworking your approach to accounts payable, Founder’s CPA Group [...]

By |2019-08-13T15:22:08+00:00July 11th, 2019|Accounting Services|0 Comments

Featured Founder: Hawkai

At Founder's CPA, we are privileged to work with a wide spectrum of highly impressive clients. Welcome to our first generation of Featured Founder, where we are highlighting a diverse set of "Founders" who may not fit the stereotypical "Founder" mold set by Silicon Valley, but they all bring a unique solution to their [...]

By |2019-07-08T15:31:14+00:00July 8th, 2019|About Founder's CPA|0 Comments

Restaurant Income Statements: A Complete Guide

When it comes to bookkeeping, every restaurateur wants to know just one thing: are we making money? A restaurant income statement will tell you exactly that. Also known as a Profit/Loss Statement, the income statement provides an at-a-glance view of your income, outgoings, and overall profitability. Income statements can cover a long period, such as [...]

By |2019-07-11T15:41:46+00:00July 8th, 2019|Food and Beverage Accounting|0 Comments

Step by Step Bank Reconciliation for Quickbooks

Bank reconciliations are the first steps to complete when it comes to accounting for your business. It is crucial that all the cash on hand, money being received and payments going out are being accounted for in your books. Bank reconciliations are the core of bookkeeping services that accountants provide. Thankfully with the help [...]

By |2019-07-02T16:27:48+00:00July 2nd, 2019|Accounting Services, Startups|0 Comments

New State Sales Tax Requirements for E-Commerce Businesses

A decision rendered by the Supreme Court of the United States could dramatically alter E-commerce businesses internal systems and requirements. Case 17-494 South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc addresses the new state sales tax requirements for online sellers. South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc Decision This decision gave authority to South Dakota and [...]

By |2019-06-20T16:23:00+00:00June 20th, 2019|Taxes|0 Comments

Featured Founder: Prepmedians

At Founder's CPA, we are privileged to work with a wide spectrum of highly impressive clients. Welcome to our first generation of Featured Founder, where we are highlighting a diverse set of "Founders" who may not fit the stereotypical "Founder" mold set by Silicon Valley, but they all bring a unique solution to their [...]

By |2019-06-17T17:15:32+00:00June 17th, 2019|About Founder's CPA|0 Comments