Microsoft Dynamics GP Payroll Year-End 2014

Every year-end Microsoft comes out with a “Year-End Update” and a “Tax Update” to keep payroll compliant and accurate.  This gives you updated tax rates, FICA limits, and makes any changes to W2/W3 forms needed to get through year end. 

The same updates are available this year, but there’s a new wrinkle: new reports and fields for tracking the Affordable Care Act will be needed for calendar year 2015.  You’ll have to file these reports at end of year in 2015 but you’ll be tracking information throughout the year.  Certain versions of Microsoft Dynamics GP will get the year-end update and others will get the

Confused?  You’re not alone. 

Here's a rundown of what you need to know.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 Marketing Highlights

Microsoft Dynamics' vision is to help customers deliver the kinds of amazing customer experiences that will help their business thrive. They intend to do this by further bridging the gap between marketing and sales and allowing each to work better through enhanced solutions that will be included in upcoming Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 release.

By aligning your organization around what matters most, companies will be able to drive greater success and engagement with their customers.  Take a look at some Marketing Highlights to expect in the release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015.

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 Released on Dec. 1, 2014 Adding 120+ New Features

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 continues their evolution to the cloud with optimization for the Azure platform, an open service based architecture, seamless Office 365 integration, efficient multi-tenant provisioning, broadened employee usage with self-service features, and simple to configure business process workflows. Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 is also the accumulation of 120 features delivered since Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 with features being released to customers on a six month cadence.

The release of Dynamics GP 2015 also updates the features that were new in GP 2013 R2 release, including identity management, workflow, and Business Analyzer. It also adds requisition management and employee self-service app for time management that are driven by workflow.

Intacct CEO Robert Reid Named GrowthCap’s Top CEO in Financial Technology

Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, announced on Nov. 25 that its CEO, Robert Reid, has been named the #1 CEO on GrowthCap’s list of the Top 25 CEO’s in Financial Technology.

The GrowthCap list of top CEOs includes executives who have mastered the art of building and scaling complex, secure financial technology solutions. Reid’s ranking was based on Intacct’s outstanding revenue growth, dominance in the field, capital raised, and his overall career performance.

Voice-Command Technology with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics CRM (Customer Relationship Management) users can now take advantage of latest update, that includes the ability to add Microsoft's Cortana voice-command technology.  Cortana only understands English and will initially work on devices running Windows Phone 8.1 with the functionality for iOS and Android devices coming in 6-12 months.

Let Intacct Check Delivery Service Write Your Checks for You

Yesterday, Nov. 11th, Intacct and American Express announced a new partnership that will allow midsize businesses to set up and use American Express Global Corporate Payments products, as well as manage and improve their supplier payments, within the Intacct cloud financial system.

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 - Copy Home & Area Page

This feature provides the ability to copy the Home Page Role, Home Page Content, or Area Page Settings from one user to another.

Make the User setup process a snap by simply copying Security, Home Page Role, Home Page Content,  or Area Page settings from an existing user.

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 to Be Released Dec. 1st

According to Microsoft Dynamics GP product team leaders, Dynamics GP 2015 is scheduled to be released on December 1st.  Alta Vista Technology can help you with your upgrade.  Take a look a the System Requirements for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015. 

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Alta Vista Technology Partners with Sage Intacct to Tap Into Growing Market for Cloud-based Applications

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Southfield, Michigan - October 9, 2014Alta Vista Technology (AVT), a leading technology consulting firm focused on providing business management solutions, announced today a partnership with Intacct, the leading provider of cloud financial management and accounting software. As an Intacct business partner, AVT will sell, implement, support, and develop enhancements for Intacct’s award-winning cloud financial applications. AVT, a top Microsoft Dynamics partner in Michigan, is aligning with Intacct in response to increased demand for cloud computing-based applications from its prospects and clients. 

SmartConnect with Microsoft Dynamics GP Promotion

Nearly every company utilizing Microsoft Dynamics GP has a need for initial and ongoing integrations. Many companies utilizing GP started with Integration Manager for their integrations needs, which served its purpose in its day. Now however, with the introduction of SmartConnect by eOne Solutions, over 2000 customers and counting are taking advantage of the best way to create integrations.

At Alta Vista Technology we only recommend solutions that we think provide great value to our customers’ business. We’ve seen our customers save hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars after making the switch to SmartConnect. It is the only integration tool we recommend for Dynamics GP.