kbas, llc

KBAS is a professional bookkeeping service located just outside of Hartford, Connecticut.  We provide virtual bookkeeping services to small to medium sized businesses.  Our mission is to make your business more profitable by providing a cost-effective solution for your bookkeeping needs as well as provide you with the expertise of an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.  We provide customized bookkeeping and reporting depending on your needs using any version of QuickBooks software.  We have experience in many different industries including but not limited to retail, contractor, and the medical sector.  Trust, reliability and professionalism has been the key to our success and have become "the KBAS words to live by".


karen bean

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Karen Bean is the founder of KBAS, dba Karen Bean Accounting Solutions.  Karen has a strong history and has been in the accounting industry for over 20 years.  It's not difficult to see why she is considered an expert in the areas of bookkeeping, accounting and QuickBooks.  She has a passion for helping small businesses and working with numbers .... and anyone would agree that it shows!  While working for many years as a corporate controller, she has seen the challenges small businesses face in their accounting departments and how difficult it can be for them to find competent bookkeeping help .. especially if there's not a full time position to offer.  She founded KBAS to offer small businesses the same reliability and expertise that typically is only available to large businesses and corporations.   Karen is an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and holds certification in QuickBooks Pro Desktop, QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Point of Sale and QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions.  She is a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, the National Association of Professional Women and the Wethersfield Chamber of Commerce.