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Helping small businesses, individuals and nonprofits achieve their financial organization goals!
About Backlog Be Gone

Founded in 2018  and based in Durango, Colorado, Backlog Be Gone's mission is to help individuals, business owners, and nonprofits to clear away the heavy burden of unresolved financials and looming piles of paperwork. We help bring organization and clarity to your finances, and tax preparation if needed.

We provide our services in the office, home, or remotely. Our focus is the 4 Corners area and working remotely with businesses anywhere in the US. Currently we serve clients in Oregon, North Dakota and Ohio, in addition to Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona.

Backlog Be Gone's skilled staff provides quality services to businesses and non-profits across diverse industries and geographical locations. 

¿Hablas español? ¡Nos sentimos cómodos trabajando con clientes que hablan español como su primer idioma.

Do you speak Spanish? Backlog Be gone is comfortable working with clients who speak Spanish as their first language!

Backlog Be Gone’s Founder is Cindy Arnold Humiston.

Cindy’s enthusiasm, vision and “can do” approach have been the hallmarks of her 40+ years' service with locally owned enterprises, independent professionals, and non-profit organizations. 

Cindy loves sharing her skills, knowledge and experience in support of others’ efforts to “make the world a better place.” She is a certified Pro Advisor for both Quickbooks Online and Desktop, and has experience with Xero and Wave accounting software. But most importantly, she is willing to work with whatever system the client is using for financial management. 

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Backlog Be Gone is a proud member of Local First
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Backlog Be Gone is also a member of the
American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers


"Cindy is simply the best and I love working with her! Thank you so much for taking care of my bookkeeping!"


"Cindy and her team have done a terrific job of enhancing the organization of my business, making the reporting process much easier and accurate and even made the tax preparation cycle way more pleasant and easy."

Andy Scantland

"I have been working with Backlog Be Gone personally and business wise for years. Cindy can field a wide variety of questions . She does all of our books well in a timely manner. Highly recommend her:)"

Kasey Correia

"Fast and efficient work. Very thorough and knowledgeable. No hassle, No headaches"

Melody Hedin

"I feel so much lighter!!! Years of piled up files dealt with in a day!”

KL (Independent professional)

"Cindy has done an amazing job keeping our books up to date and organized, I have been very happy with the services"

Mark Anderson

"I am not good at keeping my accounts current. Cindy is fantastic at that. And she's tolerant when I go MIA because I'm doing the part of my business that I love. My relief and stress reduction is worth its weight in gold. Fortunately Cindy doesn't demand gold. She's extremely reasonable and great value. I recommend you contact her. You will be very happy you did."

The Chama Valley Meat Co
The best for cleaning up our books!

"Cindy has been amazing to work with! I was lucky to find her to help clean up the books for 3 separate businesses I own. She helped get those books straight and has also helped me set up another 3 businesses for bookkeeping success from the start. She's ultra-responsive and really helpful. Thanks Cindy!"

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