Tax & Accounting Blog

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

Payroll Compliance Information: New Rates in 2017

Payroll Compliance Information: New Rates in 2017

2017 brings new state and federal rates, accelerated W-2 filings and ACA reporting requirements. Due to a low consumer price increase this year, many rates stay the same with a glaring exception—the 2017 Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) wage base. And remember, January 2017 brings Affordable Care Act reporting for applicable large employers (ALEs)—all ALEs … Read More

Indicate Data Entered as an Estimated Value

Indicate Data Entered as an Estimated Value

You can now indicate data entered in a field as an estimated value for generating estimates, extensions or for tax planning purposes. These markers can be added through the right-click context menu or by choosing Edit > Estimated value. A new Estimate tab will be available in the Diagnostics window, displaying the field and estimated … Read More

Data Security Has Always Been Important—Why the Urgency Now?

Data Security Has Always Been Important—Why the Urgency Now?

Tax and accounting professionals are responsible for information that, if compromised, can threaten the identity and financial security of their clients, their firms and staff, third parties and more. No big revelation there—this has been the case long before I started my career in this profession almost 20 years ago. So why is so much … Read More