Tax & Accounting Blog

Same Day ACH is Almost Here

Same Day ACH is Almost Here

On September 23, 2016, Same Day ACH becomes a reality. Let’s take a few minutes for a refresher. The Electronic Payments Association (NACHA, previously the National Automated Clearing House Association) has adopted a rule to move payments faster by enabling same day processing for ACH payments. Currently, NACHA moves money between financial institutions with … Read More

Introducing <em>Dividends</em> Magazine

Introducing Dividends Magazine

Insight. Ideas. Answers. That’s what you’ll find in Thomson Reuters Dividends, a new digital publication specifically designed with the 21st century tax practitioner in mind. In its pages, you’ll gain insights from a number of subject matter experts who are examining the trends emerging across the globe that are impacting the tax and … Read More

Bank Account Reconciliation in Accounting CS

Bank Account Reconciliation in Accounting CS

Reconciling bank accounts is a complex process—but in Accounting CS, the Actions > Reconcile Bank Accounts screen and the Actions > Reconcile Impound Bank Accounts screen enable you to easily reconcile Accounting CS bank accounts. You can download transaction data from your financial institution, and then match and clear those transactions … Read More

IRS E-File Application Summary Required Prior to E-Filing with UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS

IRS E-File Application Summary Required Prior to E-Filing with UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS

If you haven’t already done so, you’ll need to provide a copy of your IRS e-file application summary before you can electronically file returns via UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS. For UltraTax CS If you attempt to e-file returns in UltraTax CS without verifying your e-file application summary, you’ll receive the following message: “Your … Read More

IRS Warns Tax Professionals of Phishing Scam Targeting Practitioners

IRS Warns Tax Professionals of Phishing Scam Targeting Practitioners

As new IRS regulations implemented last year make it harder and harder for criminals to use consumer tax software to file fraudulent returns, they’re increasingly setting their sights on tax practitioners. More and more, hackers and fraudsters are attempting to steal sensitive client data, as well as hijack professionals’ tax systems (and EFINs) to use … Read More