Tax & Accounting Blog

Ensure Your Firm’s Future – and Your Sanity – With Knowledge Transfer

Ensure Your Firm’s Future – and Your Sanity – With Knowledge Transfer

It’s April 16. You’re in full let’s-just-forget-this-tax-season-ever-happened mode. Your carpal tunnel kicked into overdrive sometime around March 1. The rest of your body is a mess, too, thanks to the 60, 70, even 80-hour weeks you’ve worked since…well, it seems like forever. Your brain’s so fried you could barely remember how to get home last … 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

Electrify Your Payroll with Ancillary Services!

Electrify Your Payroll with Ancillary Services!

For many practitioners, payroll services are a welcome jolt of energy—and profitability—for their firms. Even if you already have a respectable payroll base and are pleased overall with your payroll operations, there’s always an opportunity to improve profitability. And while the actual processing is likely to remain your principal source of revenue, payroll can also … 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

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