Payroll is an important part of any business, and most payroll solutions currently available are capable of providing support for all business types and sizes. Although technology and automation have made compliance much easier, payroll continues to grow in complexity. As with most tax compliance rules and regulations, the reporting and tax compliance issues for payroll are constantly changing. Keeping up with these changes is difficult for any accounting professional, much less the average small business owner. Add to this the increasing demand for human resource (HR) management functions and the situation gets even more complicated.
Due to the changing nature of payroll, accounting professionals are constantly sought after for guidance with payroll-related issues. While most accounting professionals have a knowledgebase capable of handling all aspects of payroll, many may not have the requisite time or dedicated staff resources to perform the work. In addition to time and staffing issues, accounting professionals also have different views on the proper model to use for processing payroll. Some prefer to perform all or most of the payroll functions themselv
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Intuit Online Payroll for Accounting Professionals by Intuit ProLine
888-236-9501 www.accountant.intuit.com/payroll 2011 Overall Rating 4.25 Best Fit Small businesses and accounting professionals who want a web-based payroll application that provides the ability to collaborate with users at other sites. It’s also a good fit for QuickBooks for Mac and QuickBooks Online users who want a payroll tool that integrates directly with their […]
Advanced Micro Solutions, Inc. — 1099-Etc, A-T-F Payroll
800-536-1099 www.1099-Etc.com 2011 Overall Rating Best Fit Accounting professionals and small businesses who need a value-priced program for after-the-fact payroll & employment tax compliance, as well as firms who prefer locally installed applications to web-based tools. Strengths Good tool for year-end reporting & interim after-the-fact payroll & tax compliance. Electronic wage detail filing is […]