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TaxCalc
Accounts Production

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Introducing TaxCalc
Accounts Production

TaxCalc Accounts Production caters for Sole Trader and Partnership accounts and features a wide variety of formats for your Limited Liability Partnership and Limited Company clients.

Utilising a simple and straightforward workflow, backed up by innovative SimpleStep and Check & Finish processes, accounts are prepared quickly and efficiently.

The software is powerful too and boasts features
often found on very expensive high-end systems. Our approach to iXBRL means absolutely no manual tagging and limited company accounts can be filed directly to Companies House online.

Unbeatable value

TaxCalc Accounts Production is sold on an annual licence basis.

It is available in three sizes, to suit the size of your practice:

  • Unlimited clients £499 + VAT
  • Up to 50 clients £250 + VAT
  • Up to 12 clients £99 + VAT

Additional users are charged on a concurrent usage basis at just £55 plus VAT.

Integration by default

All of TaxCalc's software products are built on a single platform. With one application and one database, you'll find integration and data sharing at the heart of our software suite.

For example, client details entered into TaxCalc Client Hub are automatically populated in the financial statements. Similarly, financial statements can be exported into tax returns, kept up to date as changes occur and, for Corporation Tax, long periods of account can even be split over more than one CT600 return.

Integrated, scalable solution

All of TaxCalc's software products are designed to scale and grow with your firm. You can buy a licence to cater for a smaller number of clients and then upgrade as your portfolio increases.

Our software is available with a no-cost server option, providing great benefits of centralised data storage and management.

Finally, our software features TaxCalc Client Hub, which is a suite of powerful practice management tools that includes work tracking.


email support: support@taxcalc.com
phone support: 0345 5190 882
support hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00am to 5.00pm
Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm
Extended hours in January

Help is always on hand

We aim to make our software as easy to use as possible but for those times when you need us, you can be sure we're there. Our support is unlimited and provided at no extra charge.

And in January, when our customers need us the most, we extend our support capacity and hours more than anyone else. Our established team have both academic and practical accountancy experience, so you know that whatever your problem, we can find a solution.

With TaxCalc Accounts Production software it's not just the product that's good, it’s the whole service. They really are there to help you. TaxCalc Accounts Production is reliable and efficient, saving me time and the client money.

Stewart Galloway, SKG Accounting Services

Feature-rich yet easy to use software

TaxCalc Accounts Production is the simplest and most complete way to
meet your clients' accounts preparation needs.
 

A package to suit your practice

TaxCalc Accounts Production provides
you with the means to quickly and
efficiently prepare financial
statements for sole traders,
partnerships, Limited Liability
Partnerships and Limited Companies.

Available in 12, 50 and Unlimited
client versions, you can be sure of
finding a version to suit your practice.

Easy to use

TaxCalc Accounts Production is built around your workflow: core information, posting, notes and narratives, and interactive reports.

As a TaxCalc product, you'll find SimpleStep is present to guide you through the entering of notes and narratives, making suggestions for required notes, based on the postings you've made.

A second pair of eyes

TaxCalc's unique Check & Finish
routine examines your postings
and disclosures to ensure
corroboration and consistency
within the financial statements.

Check & Finish will also look for
missing information, such as a
director's signature, which would fail
HMRC's iXBRL checks.

iXBRL inside

Built after the introduction of iXBRL,
TaxCalc Accounts Production has
been designed from the ground up to
handle iXBRL for you.

Financial statements produced by
our software are fully tagged,
automatically and without any
manual intervention by you.

Online Companies House Filing

Avoid the month-end post office rush
(and the potential for fines) by filing a
variety of Limited Companies accounts
formats directly to Companies House
with our online filing wizard.

Includes submission and progress
monitoring functions to ensure receipt
is recorded by Companies House.

Fast import of trial balance

Use the Import Wizard to quickly
import data from a variety of
bookkeeping systems.

Creating a map is easy and once saved,
can be shared among clients and kept
up to date as your clients' charts of
accounts evolve.

Integration with the
TaxCalc suite

The TaxCalc suite of products form
part of one giant, fully integrated
application that shares data seamlessly
between functions.

TaxCalc Accounts Production sources
your core client data from TaxCalc
Client Hub and exports results into
TaxCalc Tax Return Production.

Annual licensing
 

TaxCalc Accounts Production is sold on
an annual licence basis, providing you
with access to your chosen clients'
financial statements for twelve months.

Should your licence expire, the software
will go into read-only mode, allowing
you continued access to your data.

Scales up as your firm grows
 

Gain the benefits of storing your data
centrally with our no-cost server option.

Increasing the number of clients in your
licence and adding extra users as time
goes on is really easy. TaxCalc's
products are designed to be truly
scalable a practices grow.

Please call 0345 5190 883 to discuss
your requirements.

Features in detail

TaxCalc Accounts Production is complete with features that are designed to help you run your practice

Compliance and Filing

  • Creates Limited Company accounts in iXBRL file format for submission to HMRC and Companies House
  • File Limited Company accounts to Companies House online*
  • Quickly check the filing status of all accounts submitted to Companies House online
  • Income and expenditure reports for Sole Trader and Partnership clients
  • Modern interface provides for a fast and efficient entry of financial data
  • Automatic updating for new features and compliance throughout the life of your licence

* An account with Companies House is required to file online, similar to obtaining agent filing credentials with HMRC.

Supporting Schedules

  • High quality interactive lead schedule, trial balances and nominal ledger reports
  • Drill down to transaction batch from trial balance, nominal ledger and audit trail reports
  • Multi-year, historic trial balance reports with variance analysis

Chart of Accounts

  • Comprehensive, editable charts of accounts to ensure financial statements can be customised to match your clients' affairs
  • Master chart of accounts editing function to customise to your firm
  • Create a list of favourite accounts for fast access to commonly used codes

Export

  • Export self employment, partnership and limited company accounts data to TaxCalc Tax Return Production
  • Long periods of accounts can be split into two Corporation Tax returns when exported to TaxCalc Tax Return Production
  • Supports the SNF data transfer standard, to share financial report data with third party (non-TaxCalc) tax products
  • Export financial statements to Microsoft Word, Excel, PDF and iXBRL (limited companies)

Presentation of Financial Statements

  • Roll forward of disclosure notes from previous period
  • Fine control over presentation of notes with options for bold, italics, underline, alignment and more
  • Transactions and disclosure notes saved on a per accounting period basis
  • Live editing of financial statements to update note text in real time
  • Tailor the presentation of the accounts, to include watermark, customised front cover and margin shift for hole punching and binding
  • Library of best-practice template notes saves you time writing your own
  • Edit master notes library for application to all clients
  • Build notes with tokens to insert common references such as client name, accounting period dates and more
  • Automatic texts to handle gender, possession and pluralisation in notes
  • Produce financial statements in pounds sterling, dollars and euros
  • Edit terms and labels within the financial statements on both client and master level
  • Accountant's report templates suitable for ACCA, CIMA, AAT, ICAEW and ICAS plus generic report for any QBE practitioner

Posting Transactions

  • Intuitive, spreadsheet-like posting window with account lookups, modification of accounts titles on the fly, narrative and working paper references
  • Import trial balances from bookkeeping packages via .csv import
  • Create custom import mapping files and reuse across clients
  • Roll forward routines to bring forward balances from previous period
  • Journal reversing function
  • Automatic batch balancing feature
  • Automatic handling of rounding differences
  • Specify favourite/commonly used account codes when posting
  • Enter narratives and working paper transactions per transaction
  • Insert, delete and reorder transactions
  • Copy down narrative feature

Client Types and Formats Supported:

  • Sole trader:
    • full accounts
    • income and expenditure statement
  • Partnership:
    • full accounts
    • income and expenditure statement
  • Limited Liability Partnership (LLP):
    • FRSSE 2008, 2015, SORP 2015
    • abbreviated accounts
    • audited and unaudited accounts
    • dormant accounts
  • Limited Company:
    • FRSSE 2008, 2015
    • FRS102 section 1a for small companies†
    • FRS 105 for Micro Entities
    • micro format
    • abbreviated accounts
    • audited and unaudited accounts
    • dormant accounts
    • company limited by guarantee

TaxCalc for all firms

We recognise that practices in the UK come in all shapes and sizes.
That's why we offer a wide range of Unlimited and smaller pre-built packages to suit your client base.

There is no extra cost for the server options and both come with free, unlimited support.
 

Standalone

Suitable for startups and those working on their own:

  • Local database with option to store tax returns in your own file system or cloud storage (e.g. DropBox)*.
  • Designed for a single installation. For multiple standalone machines please contact our team on 0345 5190 883.
  • Available for Windows.

 

* Note that tax returns stored outside of the database will not be included in backups. If you move a tax return file, you will be required to help TaxCalc relocate it.

Server

Suitable for multi-staff offices at one or more locations:

  • Central database to store and coordinate all your practice data in your office.
  • Easy to use installer. One option for the server (which will auto-configure itself to run as a service on your network) and another option for each of the computers on your network.
  • TaxCalc's server software is designed to run over modest, lightweight hardware. You don't even need a dedicated server. In simple setups, you just need to bless one computer on your network with the database and TaxCalc takes care of the rest.
  • TaxCalc's software is optimised to run over VPN, so connecting in from remote locations provides superb performance.
  • Concurrent user model means that you can install software on as many computers as you like.
  • Two concurrent users allowed out of the box with additional users available to buy at just £55 per user.
  • Back up all of your clients' accounts, tax returns and other practice records in one go.

If your practice's circumstances change, we can migrate you from the standalone version to the server version. Please call us on 0345 5190 883 to discuss.

TaxCalc and Your Practice - A Short Guide

There's no need to be daunted at the prospect of change: hundreds of practices are moving to TaxCalc and are enjoying the benefit of one integrated software provider.

To learn more about how your practice can install, license and maintain TaxCalc, we've written detailed guide about this, together with an insight into the technology and user interface design of the software.

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TaxCalc in action

We pride ourselves on delivering high quality and easy to use software. Please click on a screenshot below to
see how you use TaxCalc and see how easy it is to complete your tax return.

Standing information about your client, such as their name, address, partners and officers are presented to you to review and confirm.

This section also includes the Chart of Accounts, which can be viewed, edited and printed.

Transactions are entered into one or more spreadsheet-like Posting Batches.

Alternatively, you can use the Import Trial Balance wizard to import a trial balance from your clients' bookkeeping software.

TaxCalc Accounts Production features a library of notes and disclosures that may appear on your clients' financial statements.

Suggested notes are automatically turned on, based upon computed balances.

 

Producing a report in TaxCalc Accounts Production takes just one click. All reports are presented in the left hand menu, ready to be generated.

The system supports full Audit Trail, Nominal Ledger and Trial Balance with drill down and filtering, together with a full set of Lead Schedules.

As with all TaxCalc products, TaxCalc Accounts Production features Check & Finish, which reviews and validates the accounts to ensure consistency, highlights potentially missing disclosures and reports back anything that needs your attention.

You can file full, abbreviated and dormant Limited Company accounts online to Companies House using our easy to use wizard.

The system will help you to stay informed as to your submission's progress.

Frequently asked questions

The questions below provide immediate answers to many aspects of TaxCalc Accounts Production.
If you have any further questions, please call 0345 5190 882 or email sales@taxcalc.com

Does TaxCalc work on
Windows 10?

Yes. TaxCalc's software has been fully tested with Microsoft's latest operating system and we can confirm that it does indeed work with Microsoft Windows 10. For a full compatibility list please see the System Requirements for TaxCalc.

Does TaxCalc work on Apple Macs?

Yes. TaxCalc will run on any 64-bit Macintosh running Mac OS 10.7 or higher.

Does TaxCalc work on Linux

Yes. TaxCalc will run on any 64 bit kernal 3.2(or higher), Debian (e.g. Ubuntu) or Redhat based distributions.

Will you release a server
version for Apple Macs?

We will wait to gauge the popularity of the standalone version before deciding whether there is enough support to embark upon creating a server version. Again, please email our support team at support@taxcalc.com to register your interest.

Is TaxCalc Accounts
Production compliant
with UK GAAP?

Yes. TaxCalc Accounts Production has been developed to support the following UK GAAP standards:

  • FRSSE 2008, 2015
  • Micro entities
  • FRS 102 section 1a for small companies
  • FRS 105 for limited companies
  • SORP2015 for LLPs

We will continue to update the software during 2015 and be ready to produce accounts when your clients will move over to the new standards.

Choose your TaxCalc


Please select from the options below to build your TaxCalc Accounts Production order.
Unlimited£499.00
Prepare sets of financial statements for an unlimited number of Sole Trader, Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership and Limited Company clients.

Comes with two concurrent users as standard and free optional server deployment option.
Small Practice 50£249.00
Prepare sets of financial statements for up to 50 Sole Trader, Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership and Limited Company clients during your twelve month licence period.

Comes with two concurrent users as standard and free optional server deployment option.
Micro Practice 12£99.00
Prepare sets of financial statements for up to 12 Sole Trader, Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership and Limited Company clients during your twelve month licence period.

Single user, standalone deployment only.
Options
Additional User£55.00
Increases the number of users that can access your TaxCalc Accounts Production software at a time.
Encrypted PDF£35.00
Password protect sets of accounts for emailing to your clients. Note that this add-on is not available for Mac users.
Encrypted PDF£25.00
Password protect sets of accounts for emailing to your clients. Note that this add-on is not available for Mac users.
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