Our Favorite Apps

Here are 10 great mobile tools for accountants

As a regular feature, we highlight apps that our editors and our readers find useful in their day-to-day work -- what follows is a sampling of some of our favorites.

If you’ve got one of your own that we should consider for our “App of the Week” feature, e-mail us at actoday@sourcemedia.com.

Jump Desktop Jump Desktop

Remote desktop app

Boxer  Boxer

E-mail app

PDF Expert  PDF Expert

PDF creation/editing tool

Timesheet  Timesheet

Time tracking app

Cloud On  Cloud On

MS Office app

Super Note  Super Note

Note-taker and reminder app

Air Display  Air Display

Dual monitor app

Digits Calculator  Digits Calculator

Calculator app

Chrometa 4.0 Chrometa 4.0

Phone time and e-mail capture

Scanner Pro  Scanner Pro

Scanning app

The 2016 MP Elite

The fifth edition of our annual report highlights eight outstanding accounting firm leaders.

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CPAs Giving Back

Illinois CPA Society holds its 7th annual CPA Day of Service

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10 Habits That Threaten Your Firm’s Data Security

EFilecabinet CEO Benoy Tamang shares the bad practices that are endangering your firm’s and your clients’ critical information

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7 Things You Need to Know About Private Tax Collectors

H&R Block’s Jim Buttonow shares critical facts about the upcoming IRS program

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10 Ways to Turn Accountants into Consultants

Maureen Schwartz, executive director of the accounting association BKR International, and some of her colleagues describe 10 ways that firms can turn even the newest accountant into a better consultant.

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The Top People in Public Accounting – 2016

The most influential people in the field of accounting, as chosen by their peers

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Top 10 Productivity Tools for Accountants

Leaders in the field pick their favorite efficiency-enhancers

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ACA Pitfalls for 2016

7 questions to help protect your business clients

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Xero Recognizes Outstanding Partners at Xerocon 2016

Every year, Xero recognizes app, bookkeeping and accounting partners that have performed well the previous year. These are the 2016 award winners.

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The HR Helpline

Consultants Tamera Loerzel and Jennifer Wilson of ConvergenceCoaching answer tough HR questions.

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