Drake Software blog for tax pros, covering tax, IRS news, and more

Tax Year 2019 Desk Reference Guide

Tax Year 2019 Desk Reference Guide

The Drake Software 2019 Desk Reference Guide organizes important, frequently used tax information, like the due diligence requirements, Social Security payback limitations, and common filing season requirements.…

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It’s Time to Get Ready for Taxes

It’s Time to Get Ready for Taxes

In a matter of weeks the 2020 filing season will be underway. To help ensure that taxpayers don’t get caught unprepared, the IRS is recommending everyone to act now to avoid any tax-time surprises and ensure smooth processing of 2019 tax returns.…

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Jay Eager on What’s New in Drake Accounting - E34

Jay Eager on What’s New in Drake Accounting - E34

We’re nearing the end of 2019, and that means choosing the software that your office will use next filing season. Drake Accounting Development Manager Jay Eager walks us through new features in Drake Accounting, including bulk e-filing of Forms W-2 and W-3, multi-factor authentication, and more.…

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“How Did Your Filing Season Go?” Survey Results

“How Did Your Filing Season Go?” Survey Results

This filing season was the first to feature almost all changes from to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act—not to mention the new Form 1040 and Schedules 1 through 6. To learn whether these changes had a significant impact on tax professionals, Taxing Subjects surveyed more than 5,000 preparers.…

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