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



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What to Do When Your Identity Has Been Stolen

A step-by-step guide for victims of ID theft (and their advisors)

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The 'Tax Warrior' Creed

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Taxpayers Speak!

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Top 10 Form W-2, 1099 and 1095 Myths vs. Realities

Greatland Corporation has compiled a list of misconceptions when it comes to tax-reporting requirements. Failing to understand the real truth behind these myths can cost a business extra money to file again or, even worse, to pay steep fines if reporting is not done in compliance with regulations.

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The Fastest-Growing Firms in the U.S.

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6 Ways to Attract and Retain Millennial CPAs

Millennials have a very different set of priorities when deciding where they want to work than previous generations. Employers need to ensure they are tailoring their organizations in order to find and keep millennial talent. Here are some suggestions from Henner Schliebs, VP and head of finance audience marketing at SAP.

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The 2016 IRS Dirty Dozen

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Top 10 Tax Tips for Farmers and Ranchers

While some farms may raise cattle, poultry or fish and others grow fruits or vegetables, all will report their farm income on Schedule F, Profit or Loss from Farming. If your clients own a farm or ranch, here are 10 tax tips from the IRS.

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