You will need
  • is a computer with all the accounting programs
  • - knowledge, experience accountant
Some people for various reasons it is much easier to work at home: the presence of a small child, big distance to work, the need for a flexible schedule, etc. Not all duties can be performed remotely, some specialties require a presence in the office. If you only choose their profession and want to work remotely, you can consider options such as programmer, accountant, web designer and others.
To work as a accountant remotely, you must have knowledge of this case and preferably experience in a traditional office. People working in a different field, is unlikely to become a bookkeeper at home.
If you studied to be an accountant, worked for a while in the office, you have a very good chance to work in this specialty at home. You can take special courses, where you will get the basic knowledge and skills, and the rest will learn in the process, but in this case it is not necessary to take something serious, but better to fill his hand on the small companies and individual entrepreneurs.
As a good option if you already work for a company accountant to negotiate with the boss about your working remotely. You'll just conduct all the Affairs at home, pre-installing on your computer all the necessary programs and databases. And in office will come only when necessary - to take/to give the documents and to resolve disputed issues that cannot be discussed over the phone.
You must understand that an accountant is not only a filling in various declarations and certificates but also periodical trips to the tax, submission of quarterly and annual reports. In this work it is also necessary to take into account the new changes in the laws, i.e. to constantly evolve, learn new information, etc. and of course, work with numbers requires a special mindset.
A great advantage of working remotely as an accountant is that you can take multiple companies - it just depends on your capabilities and performance, and earn much more than in the office.
Remote working accountant can be found via the Internet or special Newspapers, there are many different proposals. Because employers, especially small companies, is much better to have a free-lance accountant than a full-time unit.