ROSELAND, NJ – Nov. 7, 2011 – ADP, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, tax and compliance services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced the release of an updated and expanded version of RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants, designed specifically for accounting professionals looking for a better way to process payroll for their clients.
RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants is an Internet-based solution that helps accountants efficiently and accurately manage their clients’ payroll all in one place. It offers a convenient dashboard for managing multiple clients, the option to grant three levels of user access, comprehensive payroll tax management, many printing and billing options, a dedicated team of local payroll specialists to help ensure accuracy and more.
This newest version of RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants offers two additional important tools CPAs can use to grow their businesses and deepen their client relationships: HR411 Complete—an online HR resource that helps clients manage their HR compliance and administrative burdens, and Retirement Services—including ADP SIMPLE IRA and ADP 401(k) products.
According to recent findings of the Accountants Confidence Index created by Accounting Today in partnership with ADP, more than half (57 percent) of accounting firms recently surveyed handle payroll processing for their clients. Additionally, nearly half of those surveyed (46 percent) indicate they are launching new services to navigate the sluggish economy, while almost as many (43 percent) are exploring new markets.
“By expanding the solutions delivered by RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants, we are empowering accounting professionals to improve their competitive advantage,” said Anish Rajparia, president of ADP’s Small Business Services. “With RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants, we provide opportunities for accounting professionals to grow their businesses while deepening client relationships. At the same time, our broader platform helps accountants increase efficiencies while mitigating payroll and compliance liabilities,” Rajparia added.
HR411 Complete is a one-stop HR solution that provides businesses with practical tools, resources and support to help them better maintain HR compliance and manage employees. HR411 Complete features include an employee handbook wizard, job descriptions and access to a live HR help desk.
The ADP Retirement Services products now available through RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants—ADP 401(k) and ADP SIMPLE IRA—are integrated so that accounting professionals can help business owners and their employees save for retirement. This important new feature provides companies and their employees with online retirement plan features, earnings deductions and reporting tools.
“ADP remains committed to equipping accounting professionals with the tools and insights they need to grow their own practices while making their clients more successful,” Rajparia concluded.
For additional information about RUN Powered by ADP Payroll for Accountants, visit: www.adp.com/accountant/products/accountant-products/run-powered-by-adp.aspx.