Payroll and HR software for accountants: Partnering with ADP®

You do more than accounting. We do more than payroll. Together we can help your clients succeed.

Benefits for your firm — and your clients

As an accountant working with ADP, you get:

  • Unparalleled compliance expertise to help you and your clients navigate state and federal requirements
  • Experienced HelpDesk support staffed by payroll and HR professionals, trained to support accountants
  • Authorized benchmarking data to help you make informed recommendations
  • General Ledger integration to help you save time and reduce errors; our solutions seamlessly integrate with popular accounting software and systems
  • Help generating recurring revenue with expanded or new outsourcing services
  • Expert analysis, resources and tools to help identify and capture tax credits and incentives for your clients at the federal, state and local levels
  • See why ADP is the leading payroll provider with the fastest, easiest and most comprehensive service. Switch to payroll you can count on.

You also get tax resources, CPE courses and more from Accountant Connect.

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Why Tom Hood recommends ADP

See why thought-leader Tom Hood believes ADP is the right strategic partner for accounting professionals

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Save valuable time

Log in once to access multiple reports, tax forms and general ledger files for multiple clients in just a few clicks.

Manage your clients

See your ADP clients in an easy-to-use dashboard.

Access useful insights and keep up with constantly changing regulation

Get valuable resources, such as the Wolters Kluwer CCH® Resource Library, Powered by IntelliConnect®, compensation benchmark data, payroll calculators and more to help expand your role as strategic advisor.

Best of all, Accountant Connect is free.

Accounting software integrations

Easily map your clients’ general ledger and import pay data directly into your favorite accounting software – all from your Accountant Connect dashboard.



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Our products also integrate with many popular business software applications for time tracking & scheduling, expense management, collaboration and more – available through our digital HR storefront, ADP Marketplace.

For a full list of accounting and business solutions that we integrate with, contact us.

See what partnering with ADP can mean for you and your clients

Earn rewards when you refer ADP solutions to your clients

Partner with ADP and recommend smart payroll and benchmarking solutions to your clients. Earn dividends when your clients use eligible ADP products by enrolling now in the Accountant Revenue Share Incentive Program.

You also gain access to vital tax research and industry resources, can generate additional revenue and remain a strategic advisor through Accountant Connect, while ADP handles your clients' payroll, tax and HR needs. Not to mention powerful marketing support to help grow your practice with our free and easy-to-use ADP Accountant Marketing Toolkit.

Not sure what partnership option best fits your firm's strategy? Take our assessment to see how we can help maximize revenue.

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Do more for your clients with ADP's Payroll & HR solution for accounting professionals

RUN Powered by ADP® Payroll for Partners makes it easy to grow your practice with simplified Payroll and HR solutions that can help your client accounting services stand out from the crowd, create year-round revenue, improve efficiency and wow your clients. Features include:

  • Process payroll for clients anytime and have taxes calculated, deducted & paid automatically on a secure cloud-based platform
  • Interface with accounting applications like QuickBooks®, Xero™, Wave and more — without rekeying data — with our General Ledger Interface (GLI)
  • Take your marketing efforts to the next level with custom print and website materials, with the option to white-label collateral & videos for your clients. Available to you through our free and easy-to-use ADP Accountant Marketing Toolkit.

More solutions that grow with your clients' needs include:

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What’s next for your payroll clients?

Maybe your firm is finding it tedious to keep up with changing payroll regulations. Or maybe you’re considering a merger with a firm that doesn't have a payroll service. Either way, your payroll client base can transfer to ADP, while you earn some money in the process.

What is your client payroll base worth? We are happy to provide an estimate.

Not sure what partnership option best fits your firm's strategy? Take our assessment to see how we can help maximize revenue.

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