Sage 100 2016
Running your business has never been easier with Sage 100. With Sage’s all new 2016 release, users are able to all around more seamlessly run their business processes. Released in November 2015, Sage 100 2016 includes over 25 enhancements to help you stay compliant, more easily enter data, set preferences, print or customize reports, and automate sales order expiration dates. With this year’s release, customers also have the opportunity to move to brand new Sage 100c software, www.innovativeconsultingservices.net/sage-100c. Below, is a comprehensive list of all the enhancements Sage 100 2016 has to offer.
Affordable Care Act Requirements:
Quite possibly the most important of the enhancements introduced this last year are all the new Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance updates. With version 2016 you can be sure your business is in compliance with all new ACA requirements.
Change period end processing to retain ACA records and terminated employees until the purging of perpetual payroll history
Store employee/employer data for 1094 and 1099B/C forms
Transmit ACA data to Aatrix through .AUF for 1094/1095-B/C compliance
Apply employee maintenance Sort field data to .AUF file to allow for sorting of W-2s with Aatrix
Select whether to use the 1094 or 1095 forms when printing forms in Federal eFiling and Reporting
Enter values in the new Policy Origin Code field to print on Form 1095-B in part I, field 8 when printing forms in Federal eFiling and Reporting
Select the following check boxes on Form 1094-C in Part II, section 22 when printing forms in Federal eFiling and Reporting:
- Qualifying offer method
- Qualifying offer method transition relief
- Section 4980H transition relief
- 98% offer method
Easy-to-use data entry and preference settings:
Sage 100 has made data entry easier than ever by creating preference settings that give users a number of options to customize their Sage 100 software to comply with their specific needs. Not only that, but Sage has also made it easier for users to change these personalization settings without having to go into Library Master.
Add and print extended item descriptions for miscellaneous items
Add extended item description for lines in the Accounts Receivable data entry and invoice entry tasks
Choose whether or not to automatically insert decimal points when entering quantities
Set preferences using the new user settings window such as the default zoom level for previewing reports
Select whether you want to use the standard or classic desktop and—if you have the appropriate security setup—a theme for task windows
Allow for purchase order numbers of up to 30 characters with windows and tabs that expand accordingly
Allow for greater security with an expanded 128-character password field in the SMTP email server
Schedule the generation and printing of reports—and export and import data in Visual Integrator—using Task Scheduler
Resize and anchor controls have been added to the Custom Office module so that you can resize a field to specify whether an object’s position changes based on window resizing or if it remains fixed relative to an anchor point
Improved Accounts Payable reporting and printing
Sage 100 2016 has improved Accounts Payable reporting capabilities by allowing users to further define what and how each report is printed.
Automate sales order expiration dates and simplify data entry
Sage 100 2016 has automated the Sales Order entry process to store data more efficiently, in addition to enhancing usability.
Choose a default period for expiration of sales orders that will automatically be set or overridden and replaced when needed
The check number field in Sales Order Entry and Invoice Data Entry has been expanded from 6 to 10 characters
Improved user experience with Sage Fixed Assets
With so many helpful tools to help users learn about the software, Sage Fixed Assets has never been easier to use. The now intuitive setup and menu options provide many custom fields that users can utilize to define how they want each presented.
Tasks have been reorganized and simplified
Features like data entry grids have been added, making data entry easier
Many tasks have been reloc