Ask Lacerte®: Real-Time Answers to Your Top Questions

Intuit® ProConnect™ News Q & A

In the middle of tax season, Intuit® answers thousands of questions from tax professionals just like you every day. Do you have a question and need an answer? One resource that may help is Ask Lacerte®, our support website where we share the answers to some of our top questions asked by fellow Lacerte tax professionals. The site is regularly updated to display the top questions tax pros are asking, helping you stay up to date on the most timely information.

Here are three Ask Lacerte articles that are trending right now:

  1. ACA Interactive Affordability and Tax Penalty Calculators – While Lacerte automatically calculates the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Individual Shared Responsibility Payment based on program input, these tax penalty calculators can help you provide quick calculations and explanations to your clients prior to completing the return. The Tax Penalty Calculator has retained fields for 2014 and 2015 to help provide a prior year comparison.
  2. Business Return Due Dates Change for Tax Year 2016 – This article will get you up to speed on the new business return due dates for tax year 2016, including the due dates for Form 1120, U.S. Corporation Income Tax Return, and Form 1065, U.S. Return of Partnership Income.
  3. Get Updated Information on Tax Forms Release Status – Where can you find information on forms release? This article can help by telling you how to find tax form status updates from within Lacerte.

The Ask Lacerte support site is updated regularly with the answers to the top questions from Lacerte tax pros. Visit to get the support you need to get through this tax season!