Tools for Startups

Finance Toolkit for SaaS Startups


Grow your SaaS Startup smarter and faster with this collection of free tools from Burkland and our partners.

Tools for SaaS Startups from Burkland


SaaS Metrics Simplified

A presentation covering critical SaaS metrics, how often you should track each metric, and which metrics are most relevant by startup stage.


Sales Tax on SaaS: A Checklist & State-By-State Guide for Startups

Even if your home state does not collect sales tax on SaaS software, the state where your subscriber lives just might.


3 Important Efficiency Metrics for SaaS Startups

Important efficiency metrics for SaaS startups include Sales Efficiency (aka the Magic Number), Human Capital Efficiency, and Capital Efficiency.


How to Forecast SaaS Revenue

A Guide from Burkland & SaaS Optics that outlines two approaches for forecasting SaaS revenue: a tops-down trendline approach and a bottoms-up revenue driver approach.


Burkland Contract Log & Revenue Recognition Tracker

Tool in helping to calculate ARR – includes templates for getting ARR metrics


Why Your SaaS Startup’s Cash Conversion Score is Critical

Cash Conversion Score is the ROI of one dollar invested in a company. CCS looks at how capital spent to date has been converted into ARR.


How Much ARR Does My SaaS Startup Need for Our Next Round?

The answer can be found in your Capital Efficiency Ratio.


Financial Benchmarks for SaaS Startups, a Self-Assessment Tool

Wondering how your SaaS startup compares to others?

Tools for SaaS Startups from Our Partners


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