Tax & Accounting Blog

Legislation Updates for 2017

Legislation Updates for 2017

Let’s take a look at what we can anticipate in the next few months with potential new legislation. Federal health reform — President Trump wants to replace the Affordable Care Act…what he’ll replace it with is anyone’s guess. What we know for now is that the ACA is here to stay for 2017 and possibly … Read More

Final Pay Information for Terminated Employees

Final Pay Information for Terminated Employees

“When do I need to give an employee their final pay?” This question comes up frequently — even daily for some companies. Let’s say you’ve made the difficult decision to terminate an employee. The rules and timing of their final paycheck is determined by the state in which the employee works. For some states the … Read More

Are You a Paper Wrangler — Or a Tax and Accounting Professional?

Are You a Paper Wrangler — Or a Tax and Accounting Professional?

During tax season, it can be a chore to scan and sort and organize your clients’ source documents. And even once you have everything entered, ever-expanding tax and accounting regulations make it more challenging than ever to meet the deadlines you set for getting your clients their tax returns. Why not give yourself a break … Read More

Accounting CS Payroll Tax Form Year-End Processing Tips for 2016

Accounting CS Payroll Tax Form Year-End Processing Tips for 2016

Looking for ways to help your payroll year-end processing run more smoothly? Start by reviewing these tips: Review the form instructions for any applicable payroll tax forms—and don’t forget that you can find links to applicable agency websites from the Payroll form and filing information portlet in Accounting CS®. Determine your filing options—are you … Read More

Important Reminder for Payroll Conversions

Important Reminder for Payroll Conversions

The support deadline for processing payroll on the CS Professional Suite® Accounting (CSA) platform is rapidly approaching—and we want to make sure you’re aware of all the transition resources available to you. For firms that provide payroll services, it is important to fully transition data for any clients—including Client Bookkeeping Solution® (CBS) clients—for which you … Read More

2016 Pre-Season Guide to Tax Processing

2016 Pre-Season Guide to Tax Processing

Now is the time to get your Accounting CS® application tuned up for tax season. Here are some easy ways to make sure your application is working at its best. Review the system requirements and recommendations Do your current workstations and network systems meet the minimum requirements and recommended specifications for running our applications? … Read More