EP18: Building A Remote Tax & Accounting Business for Digital Nomads with Grace Taylor
Welcome to another episode of the Digital Nomad Cafe Podcast with your host Adam Finan & todays guest Grace Taylor from Gracefully Expat, a Canadian who lives in Dublin Ireland, and specializes in US tax for Expats.
In this episode we discuss building a remote business serving US digital nomads by means of accounting & tax returns.
In this episode we discuss:
1:27 Provide tax support to US digital nomads.
2:07 Started as an accountant in Seattle then was transferred to Dublin office.
2:27 Wanted to do something independently, to help expats.
2:59 Started her online entrepreneur journey
4:01 The importance of Americans filing US Tax returns regardless of where they live or how much time they spend outside the US.
6:05 Made her website and got her first few clients via being a guest on podcasts such as Johnny FD's Travel Like a Boss podcast as Grace met him at a conference.
8:03 Why being a guest on Podcasts is a powerful tool to grow your business as a freelancer.
13:00 Excel helps you get organized when it comes to tax returns and business expenses.
23:40 Using Acuity scheduling, where people can set an appointment for consultation and sync to google calendar.
Space App, tells you how many times you unlock your phone. An average person unlocks their phone around 120x a day.
37:40 Get involved in the community, adding value and people will start to recommend you!
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