4 Useful Accountant Tools That Won Over Many

Accounting is a difficult field to tackle and accountants in this era are lucky enough to have a few tools that would help them achieve and fulfill their duties. Below are 4 tools that most accountants use and find useful in their everyday work:


AvaTax is a cloud-based useful tool that has helped many accountants achieve audit safety and has made calculations of rates, exemption certificates, file forms and remittance very easy and simple. It also integrates 100+ existing ERP, accounting, eCommerce, mCommerce and retail POS systems to the user.

AvaTax 1099 is all about TIN verification and 1099s. Printing, mailing and electronic filing are the three options this tool allows an accountant to do and was specifically made to ease out the process during annual 1099 season, hence will give AP departments a lighter year end process.   

AvaTax Certs cover topics on exemption. It contains the complete exemption certificate management service and has been designed to associate certain certificates to specific transactions with its wizard-driven online collection. With this tool, audit risks are lessened and companies are tracked well, allowing them to maintain compliance.

TrustFile solves and automates sales and tax compliance. It is inexpensive and has the ability to process in 12 different states through e-filing and payment. Transmit sales tax returns, electronic payments, controlling data and simplifying the process are its four featured capabilities, hence gives accountants a quick and reliable alternative to filing. 

Posted by Diane Araga, on January 25, 2013 at 9:00 AM