2011 Overall Rating 5
Firms looking for a central write-up and trial balance system as part of a suite of integrated tax and practice management systems for managing workflow across all engagements.
- Excellent integration
- Comprehensive reporting & financials
- Broad payroll compliance with state & some local support
- Client-side accounting & collaboration
- Client portal options
- Higher price point than many other systems
- Modules for AP & AR not scheduled to be implemented until November 2011 & Fall 2012, respectively.
Summary & Pricing
One of the greater benefits of the Accounting CS system is in its integration with other programs in the CS Professional Suite, which helps streamline workflow processes across all engagements. The program offers extensive reporting and customization options, as well as strong payroll compliance tools. A four-user license for Accounting CS costs $4,300 for the first year (includes implementation and 60 days of support), with renewals priced at $1,400 per year.
Product Delivery Methods
_X_ Hosted by Vendor
Basic System Functions 5
Core Write-Up Features 5
Reporting & Financial Statements 5
Help/Support System 5
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