2011 Overall Rating 4.25
Firms managing small to mid-sized enterprises, and those with multiple locations.
- Doesn’t require monthly closings
- Run reports across multiple years, any time periods
- Broad reporting & financials customization
- Strong support for multi-location entities
- No bank statement import function (although import is available from ASCII format)
- No client portals or automated data transfer
Summary & Pricing
Accounting Xpert Enterprise Edition is a high-volume write-up tool designed by accounting professionals, and provides excellent control over journals and the GL. Its work screens simplify many often tedious tasks, and it provides solid financial statement generation and customization options. The fully networked version of the system costs $995 for the first user ($245 for each additional user), and includes data import/conversion support. System renewals, including unlimited support and updates, are $495 per year. The optional Checkbook Xpert module (for client data entry and synchronization) costs $195. The system is best-suited to firms managing small to mid-sized enterprises with flexibility to handle any type of business.
Product Delivery Methods
___ Hosted by Vendor
Basic System Functions 4.5
Core Write-Up Features 4.5
Reporting & Financial Statements 4.5
Help/Support System 4.25
See inside September 2011
Winning With Client Write-Up
Over the past several years, some accounting technologists have come close to announcing the demise of client write-up (or at least the significant decline in its necessity and profitability for professional accountants).
Thomson Reuters – Accounting CS
800-968-8900 www.CS.ThomsonReuters.com 2011 Overall Rating 5 Best Fit: 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. Strengths: Excellent integration Comprehensive reporting & financials Broad payroll compliance with state & some local support Client-side […]