The dry test is designed only to measure interest. Early next month, a small number of businesses will be able to purchase the set-up session.
In a post on its Firm of the Future website, Intuit says it will conduct other tests over the next few months for small businesses, and bookkeepers and ProAdvisors. The professionals can participate as QB Live Bookkeepers, earning fees for providing bookkeeping services.
Those interested in participating can provide their information to Intuit
To participate as a QB Live Bookkeeper, applicants must be QB Online Certified and have one of the following: an active CPA credential; an active CPB credential; more than three years in managing books for small business clients; or received a four-year business degree in accounting or finance.
Other qualifications Intuit said are necessary are having a minimum of one year working with QB Online; being proficient with technology with a solid knowledge of computer software; having strong customer service skills and ability to interact with customer through video in professional manner; and having the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision