Professional Tax Software & Service
For Growing Your Tax Preparation Business

  • 1040 Software
  • EFIN Required
  • All States Included
  • Free Unlimited E-filing
  • Bank Product Rebates
  • Loan Advance Products
  • 365 Service
  • Mac Compatible
  • No Installing, No Updating
  • Includes 3 Users

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  • 1040 Software
  • EFIN Required
  • All States Included
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  • 1040 & Corporate Software
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  • Free Unlimited E-filing
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UltimateTax software is used by over 50,000 preparers every year.

Are you a high-volume preparer or multi-location tax office? Learn more about UltimateTax Enterprise

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UltimateTax Seamlessly Converts Your Data From These Common Programs

The support team helps hundreds of preparers convert their data to UltimateTax every year.

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UltimateTax Professional Tax Software

For over 10 years, UltimateTax has been a leader in professional tax software. Not all tax software is made equally. You can expect a stable and reliable software environment to keep your data safe for years to come.

You get premium year-round service. The 365 service staff has industry experience and always up to date with the latest tax regulations.

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System Requirements

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View all available package options in an easy to read side-by-side format.

Online or Desktop* A switching fee applies after software is released. $99

UltimateTax

Program Customization & First Time Users
Conversions From Other Tax Programs

By typing in your tax payer's TIN, last years tax data is automatically converted for you to start your new return.

Prior Year Tax Programs Available

The Vault allows access to software for the prior 10 years, including e-filing.

Modify Color Setup

Multiple color options and complete customization allow you to style you your tax documents the way you want it.

Program Enhancements
W-2/1099 Programs

Expanding to a W-2 and 1099 preparation in your office can bring in additional revenue and clients.

Corporate Package Available
Add On

Corporate forms available with 1040 + Corporate and Enterprise gives you access to 1120, 1120S, 1065, 990, 706, etc. packages and is another way to add office revenue.

Interview Mode

For beginners as well as seasoned professionals, interview mode allows you to prepare returns by asking important questions about your client's tax history each season.

Misc Forms

Miscellaneous Package includes forms such as 1120-H, 8609, Sch H, etc. that may not be found under a specific package.

Comprehensive Reporting

Detailed reports designed to help you capture the complete picture of your tax business. Reports range from outstanding acknowledgments to matching up your preparation fees with the refund settlement solution report.

Program Features
Automatic Carry-Forward Prior Year

No time is wasted with data input for clients each year. The client data will automatically roll over from year to year.

Carry Forward Prior Year Data

With the push of a button, all client data from the prior year will roll over into the current year documents.

Automatic Software Updates - Hassle Free!

To save time, your software is automatically updated to the most current version. No more time wasted each year downloading and installing updates.

All Season Software Update

Get access to all of the updates throughout the season for all of the forms, schedules and software information.

Mac Compatible

UltimateTax 1040 is a cloud based software package that only requires a modern web browser and an internet connection to use. The software is compatible with all Mac, Windows and Linux computers.

1040 Software

1040 Module allows access to all 1040 forms and Schedule C for Self-Employment income.

Number Of Users
Includes 3 Users
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited

1040 + Corporate and Enterprise packages have unlimited users from within your office. The 1040 Package package includes 3 users but more users can be purchased separately.

Installed Desktop Software

Software installed within your office to have access to your clients and client data on your Windows PC and network.

Network Installation Available

Using one centralized database for every workstation in your office. Multiple workstations to connect together in one network.

Interactive Dashboard

Easy to see icons allow simple and efficient navigation and workflow.

Auto Backup of Returns

All client data is automatically backed up for you every hour. No need to worry about managing data backup any longer.

Content-Sensitive Help

Get immediate help inside the return with this line by line assistance. This helpful tool will help guide you when any questions come up.

Comprehensive Diagnostics

Have your return go through extensive e-filing diagnostics that will help prevent costly errors on your returns that are submitted.

e-Signature

Allow clients to sign documents with an electronic signature on your returns. No more in office signings required. They can be signed anywhere.

Client Notes

Keep track of important information regarding your client's returns with your own notes section directly inside the return.

Client Diary

A convenient method to record information that would not otherwise appear in the taxpayer’s return. An example would be if they owe prep fees from a previous season.

Password Protected Login

Feel confident knowing your client information is protected with a password you assign to a specific user within your software.

Calculator

A calculator is conveniently built inside the return to easily assist you as you file.

EIN Database

Automatically store all Employer Identification Numbers in an existing database. This makes entering an existing EIN easy as it will pre-populate based on entering in the first few numbers.

Link Depreciation Worksheet

Easily link the depreciation worksheet straight to the return. This allows for easy access to all of your assets and the depreciation that follows them each year.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Save time by using your keyboard for some important time-saving functions within the software.

Visual Forms Tree

Seeing a list of forms throughout the return makes it easy to navigate from form to form with a simple click.

User Guide Available

An easily searchable PDF guide. Use the guide to help navigate through the software or help with setup.

Tax Form Defaults

Easily set up your preparer, ERO, pricing and all other information prior to the start of each season.

Auto-Complete With History Lists

Complete entries with help with a history list. Allow certain fields auto filled from previous year customer data within the return.

iTransact Merchant Services

Allow your customer to pay preparation fees with a credit card and complete your office payment options. Payments are received without the risk of insufficient funds associated with checks.

Real-Time Refund Monitor

Make any change to any return and instantly see how it affects the refund in either adding or subtracting money from your refund.

E-filing
Return Query

Get instant access to where each return is at in the acceptance process. Know if the return is accepted and see the rejection reason.

Free Unlimited E-Filing

Have access to free unlimited e-filing. No limits on how many returns you want to E-File throughout the entire season.

State Compliant Bank Product Module

Allow you to enroll with one of our partnered banks to be able to withhold your customer's fees from their return. Easily add your state to your federal bank product for a small fee.

Modernized Filing

The MeF system from the IRS allows returns to get accepted and funded in a timely manner.

Unlimited Extension E-File

Whether it's a 1040 or a corporate extension, prepare as many as you would like, free of charge with this option.

Return Printing
Automatically Print Acknowledgements

Once you receive an acknowledgment, easily print out a report showing the tax payer information.

Customizable Print Packets

Customize and choose which forms you want to print with your return packages. Print packets are designed for the tax payer, file copy, Federal copy and much more.

PDF Printing

Truly go paperless by printing your returns in a PDF format for easy storage.

Print Returns In All Caps

Use this feature to print the return information in all capital letters for easy viewing and printing for your customers.

Auto Number Invoices

Automate your finances with your business by letting the system automatically auto number your invoices.

Online Check Printing

Get access a little sooner. Print your customer's checks online at any time from within your office.

Desktop Check Printing

When funds are available, cashier's checks can be printed easily and fast with a simple setup process.

Package Features
All States Included

All software packages contain every state to prepare state returns. Have access to all forms that are needed for all states.

Bank Product Rebates

Earn incentives from Ultimate Tax! With over 100 funded bank products you will earn Ultimate Cash (Rebates) from UltimateTax at the end of the tax season.

Loan Advance Products

Allow you to enroll to offer bank loans to your customers. With this, your customer can receive a certain amount before they receive their refund. Fee’s and some restrictions apply.

365 Service

Have peace of mind knowing that you will have unlimited access to Ultimate Tax’s awesome service all year long. With phones, email, chat, and our DIY section, there is always a way for support 365 days a year.

EFIN Required

With all software packages, an EFIN is required to e-file returns. The Enterprise package an EFIN is not required when traditional paper filing returns, an EFIN is still required to e-file.

Publication 17 Available

This is one publication every tax preparer must read and understand. Publication 17 is available inside of the program for easy viewing.

Unlimited Number of Preparers
Starts with 3 users

1040 + Corporate and Enterprise packages allow you to have as many preparers as you choose. The 1040 Package package starts with 3 users and more can be added on upon request.

Ultimate Tax Benefits
Customer Support From UltimateTax Team

  • Self Service
  • Email Support
  • Phone Support
  • Dedicated 365 Service Phone Number – Enterprise
  • Toll Free Phone Support
  • Extended support hours
  • Chat Support
  • Setup Assistant
  • 1 on 1 Assist – Nov – December Only
  • Year-round support

Self Service Center
  • Knowledge Base
  • Common Solutions to most asked questions
  • Intuitive search and response
UltimateTax Customer Center
  • Account Management
  • Prior year downloads
  • Support Channel
  • Training Center
  • Practice Returns
  • Training Videos
Customer Communication
  • Emails on for industry
  • Emails for updates
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Software Renewal
  • Auto Renewal
  • Low Price guarantee

Everything You Need To Succeed

12+ Standard Features Available On UltimateTax Help You File Faster

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Launch Pad

Finally! A tax program that makes life a little easier. The custom launch screen puts the most common items front and center on the dashboard. This speeds up the workflow and reduces learning curve.

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365 Service

Has your computer ever died during tax season? Never fear! If you filed the return then it can be restored! Call the support office and you will be back up running!

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Free Conversions

Convert your data from your current tax program to UltimateTax. You can save yourself time and worry by using our team of seasoned professionals do the conversion, FREE!

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BANKING
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Offer payment aid to your customers so they don’t have to pay any upfront fees. Also get involved in the rebate program based on how many products you do...

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TAX INDUSTRY
EDUCATION

UltimateTax has teamed up with APlusCPE to provide continuing education for tax practitioners at every level. If you prefer an online course with availability...

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TAX SOFTWARE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

This is a short list of our most frequently asked questions. For more information or if you need support, please visit our 365 Service page...

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