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Checkpoint Open Access Tax Professional Essentials provides complimentary access to tax news, primary law and time-saving tools. It is relied on by thousands of professionals to understand complex information, make informed decisions and use knowledge more efficiently.  

It has been specifically developed to offer a foundational level of tax research and news information that will give you insight into how powerful Checkpoint can be as a research tool for your firm. It’s a great resource for those who have never tried Checkpoint or who have used it in previous engagements but don’t currently have a subscription. 

Checkpoint Open Access Tax Professional Essentials Includes:

PPC’s Five-Minute Tax Briefings
Delivered to your email inbox daily, these quick-read summaries of tax developments are designed to keep you in the know in five minutes or less.

Primary Law

You’ll have access to the primary sources you need and use the most during compliance work, including the Internal Revenue Code and IRS / Treasury Regulations. Tight integration with relevant analysis and guidance through top-line and side-line links ensures you can move effortlessly between related documents.

Form / Line Finders
Link directly to line-by-line explanations of common forms (and schedules) for individual, partnership, corporate, estate, trust, gift, tax-exempt organization and employee benefit plan returns.

Tax and Financial Calculators
Access over 100 useful calculators that help you save valuable time when assisting clients with proposed transactions or responding to their tax questions. Calculators cover topics ranging from auto to business, credit cards, investments, loans, mortgages, personal finance, retirement and tax. These calculators will provide you with quick answers to challenging questions in an easy to use and understand format for you and your clients.

Tax Extenders Legislation
Easily access information on extensions of the package of expired or expiring individual, business and energy provisions. The extenders are a varied assortment of more than 50 individual and business tax deductions, tax credits and other tax-saving laws that have been on the books for years but technically are temporary because they have a specific end date. You’ll get an overview of the key tax breaks that were extended by the new law.

See why all of the Top 100 U.S. CPA firms, 99 of the Fortune 100 and 97 of the Top 100 U.S. law firms rely on Checkpoint as their information resource.  

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