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Discover the perfect solution for your firm with our professional tax software comparison guide.
Which solution is right for you?
Intuit Lacerte Tax
A robust set of tools designed for complex returns and multiple preparers.
Intuit ProConnect Tax
A cloud-based solution with seamless integrations and flexibility, so no downloads.
Intuit ProSeries Tax
Streamlined forms-based screens and one-click access to calculation details.
|Most common forms, including 1040, 1041, 1120, 1120S, 1065, 990, 709|
|Other filings: consolidated corporate returns, kiddie link, 5500|
|Primary data entry method||Input sheet-based||Input sheet-based||Forms-based|
|Application environment||Desktop or hosted||Cloud||Desktop or hosted|
|Operating system||Windows||Windows or macOS||Windows|
|Cloud access on any device||Optional with Hosting add-on||
||Optional with Hosting add-on|
|QuickBooks integration||QB Desktop editions||QB Online Accountant||QB Desktop editions|
|Client organizer||Paper||Online and paper||Paper|
|Built-in practice management features|
|Bank product partners||2 banks||2 banks||2 banks|
|Ability to set per-user permissions|
|Free U.S.-based tech support with extended hours during peak season|
|Virtual client portal|
|Workflow add-on tools—Sold separately|
|Intuit Practice Management|
|Hosting for desktop|
Enjoy additional benefits included free with your software.
Earn free CPE/CE credits with free, live webinars and training sessions.
Stay compliant and current with updates on IRS tax law changes and tax industry news.
Get fast answers with unlimited U.S.-based phone support and our online community.
Tap into QuickBooks Accountant free integrations.
Attend free virtual conferences to learn from peers and experts on productivity and growth.
Access a free online portal that streamlines client data gathering and entry.
No credit card required upfront
Test-drive the software 100% for free. You only pay when you file returns.
Try it out for as long as you want. We don't put any time limits on your free trial.
Enjoy the full working version with access to every feature and benefit.