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Page 5 of Taxes and Accounting News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



CPA Legislator Cuts Red Tape on Small Business in Texas

PLANO, Texas, March 14, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE — The Texas Association of CPAs (TACPA), supports effort to reduce burdensome regulations in Texas. State Representative Phil Stephenson, CPA, recently filed two bills affecting CPAs and small businesses in Texas. The first bill, H.B. 1756, exempts from the state’s mandatory peer review program, CPAs who only prepare financial statements for small businesses.

TAX ALERT: Federal/State Incentives Can Make Long-Term Care Insurance More Attractive

KIRKLAND, Wash., March 13, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Considering long-term care insurance? Tax time may be a good time to move your decision to the front burner, because the premiums of many policyholders may be subsidized by tax deductions or credits. So says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

Calculate Royalties with QuickBooks Data – DashBook Software Extends Integration with Widely-Used Accounting System

HOUSTON, Texas, March 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Financial Softworks, LLC announced today the release of the latest enhancements to their popular DashBook Royalty Pro system, which now includes the ability to directly create royalty checks or bill payments within Intuit’s QuickBooks.

International Document Services Provides E-Signature Audit Support for IRS 4506-T

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Jan. 23, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — International Document Services (IDS), a mortgage document preparation vendor, has added fulfillment audit services to its e-signature platform to meet Internal Revenue Service (IRS) audit requirements for all electronically signed 4506-T forms. The IRS began accepting electronic signatures on the form on Jan. 7.

Massey Consulting Webcast Series Features ‘5 Ways to Get More Likes on Your Facebook Page’ Presented by Randy Vaughn

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 15, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Accounting software specialist, Massey Consulting (www.masseyconsulting.net) continues its educational webcast series with the session ‘5 Ways to Get More Likes on Your Facebook Page’ presented by Randy Vaughn, principal of Marketing Twins.

A Gift That ‘Gives Back’ to Aging Parents: Long-Term Care Insurance

KIRKLAND, Wash., Dec. 12, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Why are some middle-aged Americans buying long-term care insurance (LTCi) for their aging parents? It’s partly because Mom and Dad may need help with the tasks of daily living, but can’t afford a policy to pay for it, according to Denise Gott, National Sales Manager of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP).

Massey Consulting Launches Webcast Series for CPAs with ‘CPAs and Social Media’

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 4, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Accounting software specialist, Massey Consulting will be launching its educational webcast series for CPAs with the session ‘CPAs and Social Media’ presented by marketing strategist Dawn Westerberg. Massey Consulting provides accounting software products and services and works with CPAs in assisting their clients with software selection, implementation and services.

e2b teknologies Earns Sales Certified Silver Award for 2012

CHARDON, Ohio, Nov. 14, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b enterprise (www.e2benterprise.com), a division of e2b teknologies, announced today that they are a 2012 recipient of the sales certified silver award by Epicor Software. The award was presented to e2b teknologies at the Epicor Americas 2012 Premium Partner Awards Ceremony, during the recent Epicor Ignite sales conference in Las Vegas. Award winners were recognized for exceptional services and achievements in overall sales revenue growth.

One-Minute Long-Term Care Quiz Gauges Awareness of Likely Need, Who Pays, and How

KIRKLAND, Wash., Oct. 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Has the government got your back on long-term care (LTC), or not? Are the odds small or great that you or a family member will ever need LTC? How safe is a ‘wait-and-see’ approach to the issue? These key questions are addressed in an online quiz from LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

e2b teknologies Integrates Anytime Supply Chain with Intacct

CHARDON, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, e2b teknologies is previewing for the first time its forthcoming Anytime Supply Chain product at the Intacct Advantage Customer and Reseller Conference at the Omni Orlando Resort in Orlando, Fla.

e2b teknologies Integrates Anytime Collect with Microsoft Dynamics GP

CHARDON, Ohio, Oct. 10, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, e2b teknologies announced the integration of its flagship Anytime Collect software with Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains), a leading ERP business application. Anytime Collect accounts receivable and credit collections management software streamlines a company’s credit and collections activities, simplifies the process, and helps companies get paid faster.

iFOS Awarded U.S. Department of Treasury IDIQ Contract

CLARKSVILLE, Md., Oct. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — iFOS, as an emerging leader in Federal financial solutions and technology, announced that the firm was awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) base plus 4 option years contract award to support CDFI grant programs. This effort will require iFOS to recruit up to 100 field reviewers that can evaluate CDFI grant applications submitted from start-up organizations as well as large, national scale enterprises.

Vermont Startup Seeks over $1 Billion in Unclaimed Life Contracts

BURLINGTON, Vt., Oct. 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Policy Inspector Inc., a new nationwide provider of comprehensive life insurance policy searches, is pleased to announce the launch of the company’s website, content developed by their in-house marketing group. The site embodies Policy Inspector’s forward-thinking vision and commitment to the growing needs of the over $1 Billion dollars of unclaimed life insurance policies.

New Book on Medicaid Planning for the Professional Advisor

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Phylius Press announces the publication of the Professional Edition of its best-selling book ‘How to Protect Your Family’s Assets from Devastating Nursing Home Costs: Medicaid Secrets’ (ISBN-13: 978-0979080173), by attorney K. Gabriel Heiser. The new book, entitled ‘Medicaid Planning: From A to Z’ teaches attorneys, CPAs, financial planners, insurance agents, and other financial advisors all the rules and planning techniques necessary to advise clients how to qualify for Medicaid and get their nursing home expenses paid without going broke.

Do People Over-Estimate the Cost of Long-Term Care Insurance, Depriving Themselves of Vital Protection?

KIRKLAND, Wash., Sept. 18, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces a straw poll to let people guess the cost of long-term care insurance, immediately learn what others think, and then get actual numbers from an expert by phone. The poll and follow-up information are designed to correct a misconception that may be leaving most Americans unnecessarily unprotected.

Orange Leap adds Xanegy Cloud Solutions to Partner Channel

DALLAS, Texas, Sept. 12, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Orange Leap (www.orangeleap.com) announced today that Austin-based Xanegy Cloud Solutions has been authorized as a reseller of Orange Leap cloud-based Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) software solution.

Ecologic Releases New Version of LeaseAccelerator That Enables Equipment Lessees to Transition to the New Lease Accounting Standard

WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 12, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ecologic Leasing Services announced today that the company has released a new version of LeaseAccelerator that is designed to enable equipment lessees, the users of leased equipment, to transition in the most efficient and effective manner to the expected new lease accounting standard. Ecologic made the announcement at the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) 2012 Lease and Finance Accountants Conference in Washington, D.C.

e2b teknologies Announces Improved Customer and Sales Representative Web Portal for Anytime Collect

CHARDON, Ohio, Sept. 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b teknologies today announced a new web portal for its popular Anytime Collect accounts receivable collections and credit management software. Anytime Collect helps companies streamline, automate, and manage accounts receivable credit and collections activities. The new portal helps customers quickly access account information while credit and sales representatives can view account information and post notes without having to access the software itself.

iConcepts Inc. Announces OIC Tax Planner 2012 – Offer in Compromise Software for the EA, CPA and Attorney

MAPLE GLEN, Pa., Aug. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — iConcepts, Inc., makers of leading Offer in Compromise Software for tax professionals announced today the release of OIC Tax Planner for 2012. It incorporates Form 656 released May 2012 along with the latest forms needed by tax pros to address issues presented in the collection process of the IRS.

Equation Technologies Expands Solution Portfolio with BambooHR

TORONTO, Ontario, Aug. 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Equation Technologies (www.equationtech.com) announced today that it has added BambooHR to its cloud-based, Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions portfolio. BambooHR is a human resource management system designed to relieve HR professionals from managing operations on spreadsheets or paper-based workflows with cloud-deployed functionality.

Online Sage 300 ERP Education Series Offered by HBM Integrated Technology

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Aug. 1, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HBM Integrated Technology Inc. (www.hbmintegrated.com) announced today its “Summer School at HBM,” a webinar series featuring five educational presentations for accounting, human resources and sales and marketing professionals who use Sage 300 ERP (formerly Sage ERP Accpac).

Equation Technologies Named ‘VARs to Watch’ by Accounting Today

TORONTO, Ontario, July 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Equation Technologies (www.equationtech.com) was listed as part of the 2012 “VARs to Watch” by Accounting Today magazine in their annual VAR 100 feature article. Equation Technologies was among six Canadian firms mentioned in the article.

Quandis Adds to its Military Search Offering with Release of SCRA Plug-In Tool

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., July 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Quandis, Inc., a leading provider of default management technology solutions, announced today that it released a plug-in tool that allows default servicing law firms to adhere to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). The plug-in was designed specifically for law firms that do not have the necessary IT resources to configure Quandis’ military search platform to interface with their internal legal applications.

Third Wave Business Systems and York Group BI Announce Strategic Partnership for Jedox Suite Business Intelligence Software

WAYNE, N.J., July 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Third Wave Business Systems is pleased to announce their partnership with Jedox because of their Planning, Analyzing, and Reporting capabilities. This partnership with Jedox AG, a leading edge Business Intelligence platform, will enable Third Wave to provide their clients with a powerful, yet economical OLAP solution.

Five Questions to Ask a Long-Term Care Specialist Following the Supreme Court’s Obamacare Ruling

KIRKLAND, Wash., July 18, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — When the Supreme Court upheld The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), uncertainty about health insurance abated. But what about long-term care insurance, which covers in-home, nursing-home, and assisted-living care – expensive services scarcely addressed by regular insurance or Medicare? That issue remains as head-scratching as ever, according to LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

Anytime Collect 2.0.4 Provides Automated Accounts Receivable and Collections Management for Business Credit and Collections Professionals

CHARDON, Ohio, July 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b teknologies released Anytime Collect version 2.0.4, the company’s accounts receivables collection software. The new version provides additional automation to streamline and further automate routine accounts receivable and collections management activities such as sending reminder emails, statements, and past due notices.

Calculator-Advisor Combo Reveals Cost of Long-Term Care and Insurance in Any Location

KIRKLAND, Wash., June 27, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces a free service to help consumers learn about the financial risk of needing long-term care someday, and how to manage the risk. The service blends the best of technology with the best of humanity: real, live advisors on the phone. It’s a simple two-step process.

Sixth Annual High Road to Success Conference Features Sessions on Sage Fund Accounting and Sage Abra

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., June 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Huckstep and Associates announced today the opening of registration for the Sixth Annual High Road to Success Conference, providing sessions on Sage Fund Accounting (formerly Sage MIP Fund Accounting) and Sage HRMS (formerly Sage Abra). The High Road to Success conference will take place September 19 – 21, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas.

e2b teknologies Launches Anytime Commerce B2B Storefront Software

CHARDON, Ohio, June 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b teknologies (www.e2btek.com), a business software solution provider and developer, announced that its e2b anytime apps division has introduced Anytime Commerce, an ecommerce storefront solution. What sets the Anytime Commerce storefront apart from other ecommerce storefront solutions is its focus on business to business (B2B) transactions facilitating the exchange of information securely with business customers, external sales reps, and suppliers.

New Version of DrillPoint Reports Available from Capital Business Solutions

RALEIGH, N.C., June 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Capital Business Solutions announced today the availability of a new release of DrillPoint Reports, a powerful report writer designed for Sage Fund Accounting (formerly Sage MIP Fund Accounting).

Third Wave Business Systems Partners with Volusion to Provide Easy Ecommerce Functionality for Small and Mid-sized Business

WAYNE, N.J., May 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Third Wave Business Systems has chosen to partner with Volusion because of their ability to make Merchandising, Marketing, Social Media, Management, Security, and Support functions work seamlessly with business. This partnership with Volusion, a leading edge ecommerce software provider will enable Third Wave to provide one-stop shopping to their clients for creating and hosting ecommerce sites.

e2b teknologies Named Gold Partner by Epicor for 2012

CHARDON, Ohio, May 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b teknologies today announced that its e2b enterprise division has achieved Gold Partner status with Epicor for 2012. This title is awarded to companies who have met the highest annual revenue goals and certification requirements set forth by Epicor for their channel partners. e2b teknologies was recognized as one of only three Epicor Gold Partners worldwide at the Epicor Momentum partner conference held earlier this month in Las Vegas.

2012 BSI Top 100 VARs Includes Texas-based MicroAccounting Solutions

RICHARDSON, Texas, May 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Business management software specialist MicroAccounting Solutions has been named to the 2012 BSI Top 100 VARs. The annual listing of the top accounting software Value Added Resellers (VARs) in the United States and Canada is published by Bob Scott, executive editor of The Progressive Accountant and Bob Scott’s Insights.

Equation Technologies Named 2012 BSI Top 100 VAR

TORONTO, Ontario, May 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Equation Technologies announced today that it has been named to the 2012 BSI Top 100 VARs. This annual ranking of midmarket reselling firms is based on annual revenues.

e2b teknologies to Fully Rebrand by Summer 2012

CHARDON, Ohio, May 15, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b teknologies, a business software and services provider, announced today a new brand identity featuring a new identity and new names for its three operating business units. The previous business unit logos featured a ‘floating ball’ which has been replaced with the familiar ‘paper airplane’ logo used for e2b’s Anytime brand products.

Green Mountain Energy Company selects Cogent Software to manage Sales Commissions

DALLAS, Texas, May 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Cogent Technology Group, Inc. announced today that the Commercial Services Division of Green Mountain Energy Company has expanded their use of Cogent’s Sales Commission Manager (SCM) software product to provide a means of managing the residual sales commissions that flow as ongoing streams of compensation to their independent brokers and sales agents for completed energy-service contracts.

e2b software Announces Private-Label Agreement with Epicor for Anytime Collect Credit and Collections Management Software

CHARDON, Ohio, April 27, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — e2b software (www.e2bsoft.com) announced today a strategic alliance and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement with Epicor Software Corporation to private-label its Anytime Collect (www.anytimecollect.com) credit and collections management software for Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP).

TACPA Announces Quarterly CPE Meeting in San Antonio, Texas

DALLAS, Texas, April 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Texas Association of Certified Public Accountants (TACPA – www.tacpa.net) announced today the opening of registration for its 2012 Spring Meeting and CPE Sessions. This conference is open to all Texas-licensed CPAs and meets all Texas CPE requirements.

Gems Group Positions for Future with Sage ERP X3 and Southeast Computer Solutions

MIAMI, Fla., April 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Southeast Computer Solutions (southeastcomputers.com) announced today that it has sold its first Sage ERP X3 software solution to Miami-based Gems Group.

ERP and Accounting Software Expert MicroAccounting Solutions Hires Jennifer Stucker as Software Consultant

RICHARDSON, Texas, April 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Texas-based ERP and accounting software expert MicroAccounting Solutions (www.microaccounting.com) announced today the hiring of Jennifer Stucker to serve as one of the senior programming consultants specializing in assisting clients using SQL Server, Sage ERP MAS 500 (becoming Sage 500 ERP), and Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200 (becoming Sage 100 ERP).