Accounting Software FAQs
December 21, 2016treehouseadmin
What is Patriot’s Accounting Software?
Our Accounting Software is an online system for small business owners who need an easy-to-use accounting solution. Why use accounting software? You can use Patriot’s Accounting Software anytime or anywhere that you have Internet access.
What is the difference between Patriot’s 1099 Software and Accounting Software?
With the 1099 Software, you can pay your vendors and issue Form 1099s. The Accounting Software has all of those capabilities, plus additional features such as account deposit/withdrawal tracking and customer billing.
|1099 Software vs Accounting Software Features||1099 Software
|Free basic customer support|
|30-day free trial|
|Make unlimited payments to vendors|
|Create and print unlimited Form 1099 and 1096|
|Vendor payment and 1099 reports|
|Track deposits/withdrawals to unlimited accounts|
|View account balances at a glance|
|Export account activity to a spreadsheet|
|Set up products/services for customer invoicing|
|Create invoices for your customers|
|Enter customer payments|
|Customer invoice and payment reporting|
I don’t know anything about bookkeeping!
Relax! Our accounting software is designed for small business owners — not accounting experts. Our software is simple, and there’s plenty of help, tutorials, and videos built right in if you need help.
I know I’ll need help. How can I get it?
If you have questions, call our customer support department for help. We offer free routine support for all customers. You can also find quick answers with our online chat feature or search for answers on your own in our Help Center.
I don’t have any employees. Why do I need this accounting software?
Even if you haven’t hired anyone yet, this accounting solution will help you track the flow of money in and out of your business. Patriot’s Accounting Software gives you an easy, affordable way to keep watch over your business finances.
What can I do with Patriot’s Accounting Software?
With this accounting solution, you can:
- Track all of your account activity
- Create customer invoices
- Record customer payments
- View unpaid invoices
- Pay your suppliers and 1099 contractors
- Print 1099 and 1096 forms
- Print reports
How does it work?
Patriot’s Accounting Software is part of the Patriot suite of small business software which you can access with one login. Just click on the “Accounting” tab to start keeping track of the money flowing in and out of your business. The software also integrates with our payroll software and payroll tax filing service.
With Patriot’s Accounting Software, you don’t have to wait until you get in the office to complete your work. You can log in anytime or anywhere — from any device with Internet access.
Do I need training to use this system?
We made this accounting solution simple by design. You do not need any special training to track income and expenses, generate customer invoices, or print reports for your accountant. There will be plenty of help articles and videos to learn how to use the software.
How do I get started?
We even make it easy to try it free. Sign up for a free personalized tour. Or create your customer account right now. Your first 30 days are completely free.
Do I have to sign up for other products to have Patriot’s Accounting Software?
No, our Accounting Software is a stand-alone product. While you can certainly sign up for our other products, they are not required to use it.