Paychex Offers Tax Season Tools to Accountants

February 06, 2014

With tax season in full swing, Paychex, Inc., a leading provider of payroll, human resource, and benefits outsourcing solutions for America's small and medium-sized businesses, is highlighting resources to help accounting professionals stay on top of critical payroll, tax, and HR issues that could impact their small business clients.

 

"At Paychex, we understand that tax season is a busy time for accountants and that remaining up-to-date on client-facing issues can be especially challenging at this time of the year," says Andrew Childs, vice president of marketing at Paychex. "Our tools are specifically designed to serve accountants both in the office and on-the-go."

Paychex's accountant resources include:

2014 Online U.S. Master Tax Guide This free guide, powered by CCH, reflects federal taxation changes that affect 2013 returns. It provides answers to tax-related questions and explanations of new rules established by court decisions and the IRS. Through the Paychex Accountant Knowledge Center you can access the guide online and see new information added daily.

Accountant Knowledge Center Powered by CCH and provided by Paychex, the Accountant Knowledge Center is a free online resource that connects accountants with tools to help increase productivity and enhance client relationships by offering IRS news and announcements, tax forms, financial calculators, and more.

Paychex Tax Facts Paychex Tax Facts provide real-time access to federal and state-specific payroll and retirement rate information. Accountants can also customize a version with their firm name and share it with clients.

Paychex Report Center With your clients' permission, the Paychex Report Center provides a single source for more than 140 reports (e.g. employee earnings records, W-2s, federal and state tax returns). Reports can be run by date range and exported into a spreadsheet.

Paychex Apps for Tablets and SmartphonesAgain, with your clients' permission, access payroll, retirement, and benefits data any time, from anywhere with Paychex Mobile for smartphones or Paychex Online for tablets. View their Paychex data, customize report favorites, and easily view and toggle between multiple clients.

For more information on how Paychex works with accountants to build their business and better serve clients, visit www.paychex.com/accounting-professionals/.

Paychex is proud to be the preferred provider of payroll and retirement services for CPAs and their clients through the AICPA Trusted Business AdvisorsSM Program.

Lisa Fleming
Manager, Public Relations
585-387-6402

Lisa Fleming

Lisa Fleming joined Paychex in 2006 and last year was promoted to the position of public relations manager. As part of her role, Lisa leads the department’s external communications efforts and manages the company’s relationship with its outside PR agency partner, Eric Mower & Associates. Lisa is a graduate of Canisius College in Buffalo, New York where she studied English and Communications.