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

NATP Annual Software Survey Results

NATP Annual Software Survey Results

The NATP recently released the results to their annual tax software survey—giving 1,324 participating tax professionals a chance to rate their current tax preparation package. Categories range from overall satisfaction with the product to whether respondents intend to use the same software next tax season. As in years past, Drake Software had a strong showing.…

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Tax Pros Got Wake-Up Call from Phishing Scammers

Tax Pros Got Wake-Up Call from Phishing Scammers

The latest phishing attack aimed at income tax professionals is proof positive that tax offices can’t let their guard down just because tax season is over. This new assault mimics or “spoofs” an email from a legitimate state taxing agency or a tax professional organization.…

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Tax Update Classes

Tax Update Classes

Every year it seems like Congress waits until the last minute to make changes to the tax code. Lately, many of the changes are retroactive, as changes are made in December that affect the current tax…

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NATP Sorting Out Software Survey

NATP Sorting Out Software Survey

For the past 5 years Drake Software has consistently been rated #1 by members of the NATP for their Sorting out Software Survey. Between the 95% renewal rate and the top ratings in areas such as Overall Satisfaction, Customer Service, Conversion, Price, and Ease of Installation.…

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