Don’t Forget About Covering Overhead When You Prepare a Quote

Debi Peverill
Tax and Financial Stuff You Need to Know
3 min readSep 23, 2022

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Overhead is all the costs which do not directly apply to a particular job. Examples include loan payments, insurance and rent. Overhead needs to be paid just like job costs but it may not be as visible when you are doing quotes.

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Owen quotes his jobs by figuring out how long the job should take, then he adds in the material…

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Debi Peverill
Tax and Financial Stuff You Need to Know

I am a Canadian Chartered Accountant who is very interested in helping people make money and keep it away from the government without breaking any rules.