Cloud-based tax preparation software for small firms

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CCH Quick Start packages are designed for firms that are new to CCH software, with less than 5 employees. 

CCH Axcess with Quick Start offers easy setup, cloud-based tax preparation and tools to dramatically improve client collaboration at a discounted price. It includes all states and all return types, with unlimited e-filing and self-guided e-learning included for one low price.* As an added value, CCH Axcess Tax with Quick Start customers also receive a client organizer and pro forma for selected modules and automatic extension software.

CCH Axcess Tax with Quick Start provides a combination of reliability and innovation, so your firm can take advantage of the following:

  • High-quality, accurate returns
  • Time-saving digital workflows
  • Flexible and familiar interface

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High-quality, accurate returns

Onscreen review tools help ensure the highest quality work. Keep e-file rejections to a minimum with powerful diagnostics that are easy to understand and actionable. Features like the 1040 Return Dashboard, four types of collaborative notes, three levels of tickmarks and easy to use reports improve accuracy at all stages of the workflow.


Time-saving digital workflows

Boost efficiency with a digital tax workflow and streamline the last mile of your tax process. The CCH Axcess Tax Batch Manager saves time by automating time-consuming tasks like batch calculations, batch printing and even batch filing extensions. CCH eSign provides convenient e-signature collection for any document, including Form 8879. And the Electronic Filing Status System enables near real-time e-file notifications.  


Flexible and easy to use

CCH Axcess Tax has a flexible and familiar interface. You can display up to four tabs, four windows, or a combination of tabs and windows to view multiple worksheets and forms at the same time. The system records your navigation history, so you can easily revisit worksheets and forms you opened earlier in your session.

 Powerful, versatile and accurate

Whether it’s working collaboratively with your team remotely, answering client questions while on the road, or simply enjoying dinner at home with your family during busy season, you can be just as effective at home as in the office.
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CCH Quick Start is for small accounting firms that are not a current CCH Axcess or CCH ProSystem fx customer and have experience/feel comfortable with the following:
  • Installing software
  • Creating and managing accounting settings
  • Entering staff and client data
  • Using eLearning and videos for training
  • Leveraging self-service support tools during software setup
CCH Axcess Tax with Quick Start includes a user-friendly wizard to help you get started. Training includes set-up, administrator and e-file training, and Introduction to Tax e-learning for up to 4 users.
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