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Paychex launches Coronavirus Help Center, including tools to better understand funding available for your business
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The Coronavirus Help Center has information you need to help your business navigate during these unprecedented times.

Understand and apply for funding to help your business remain open, continue paying your employees, and recover from unplanned circumstances due to the COVID-19 pandemic with our easy-to-use online tool.

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Additionally, get details about the specific federal relief programs and refundable credits available through the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES), and other helpful resources to help you take care of your business and your people.

We recommend discussing these options with your accountant or trusted advisor to determine the best course of action to leverage the incentives available.

We’ve created a report that is currently available for Paychex Flex® users, clients not on Paychex Flex, and former clients to help make applying for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan simpler. Find more information about the PPP loan application process in our customer support section.

Accounting Professionals


AccountantHQ: Scalable HR technology and payroll software for accountants to help you manage your clients' data

AccountantHQ, an accountant-specific dashboard within Paychex Flex, is your headquarters for managing client’s online payroll and HR data from a single platform. Also, gain access to our extensive resource library, tax forms, and CPE courses. Benefit from on-demand access to our U.S.-based dedicated service center or chat with a specialist from our Accountant Care Team. Have clients with Paychex, but don't have access to AHQ? Request access now!

AccountantHQ wins BIG Innovation award

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CPA advising on HR issues

Introducing Accountant HR Support

Paychex wants to help accounting professionals and their firms evolve and be better prepared to meet the growing demand from clients who encounter HR issues.

  • Formalize your existing Client Advisory Services model
  • Access dedicated HR specialists, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET
  • Get real-time answers on hiring practices, leave laws, I-9 Forms, and more
  • Enhance your opportunities to increase revenue

Evolve your advisor status with Accountant HR Support, a cancel-at-anytime subscription model that can help differentiate your firm in a competitive market.

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Paychex makes it simple for accountants

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Click the accounting professionals tab to access Paychex Flex, AccountantHQ, Accountant Knowledge Center, MyPaychex, and more. 

Accountant Knowledge Center

Access industry news, financial calculators, and download forms with this free online tool powered by CCH. The U.S. Master Tax Guide provides explanations of ever-changing federal income tax rules.

CPE credits

Earn free continuing professional education credits by completing online self-study courses and attending Paychex webinars.

Paychex Tax Facts

Create ready-to-post listings of federal and state payroll and retirement rate information for specific states and territories you choose.

Accountant publications

Take advantage of a variety of free publications created specifically to help you deliver maximum value to your clients.

Federal and state tax forms

Review, print, or download various tax forms, instructions, and pertinent information for the current and prior tax years.

Regulatory updates

Stay up to date on the latest regulatory changes that might impact your clients such as payroll tax, state taxes, as well as HR, and retirement functions.

Integration with Paychex GL Service

Linking payroll with leading accounting software is simple and secure, helping save time and increase accuracy while enhancing efficiency and productivity.


The choice of the accounting profession

When you refer Paychex, you can do so with confidence. We alone have been selected as a preferred provider of the national associations representing CPAs, EAs, and tax professionals.

  • CPA.com, an AICPA company – preferred payroll, retirement, and HR services provider
  • National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) – a preferred provider of payroll services
  • National Society of Tax Professionals (NSTP) – affinity partner of payroll services
  • Latino Tax Professionals Association (LTPA) – preferred provider of payroll and HR services 


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Flex AHQ

HR and payroll solutions of value to accounting professionals

  • Recruiting and applicant tracking
  • Hiring and onboarding
  • Time and attendance
  • Payroll services
  • HR services
  • Health insurance management
  • Retirement plans and recordkeeping

Flexibility that empowers growth

We created a solution that includes HR and payroll software for accountants that is nimble so you and your clients can stretch the breadth of your businesses. 

  • Paychex Flex packages provide opportunities to add features as you need them
  • Paychex Flex General Ledger clients can sync payroll data with leading accounting software to process payroll in minutes
CPA Practice Advisor Award

CPA Practice Advisor

Paychex Flex is a scalable, online human capital management solution well-suited for small- to mid-sized businesses, as was accounting professionals looking to offer payroll solutions, as well as other HR and benefits services to clients. Paychex Flex offers four versions of its popular product; Express, Select, Pro, and Enterprise, with each version offering increasingly robust features and functionality. Available strictly for accountants is AccountantHQ, a dashboard feature that provides complete client payroll data and HR functionality from a single user interface.

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