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Sage

October 29, 2013 09:00 ET

Sage 100 Contractor 2014 Simplifies the Fiscal Year-End Process for Construction Companies and Their Accountants

Latest Release Also Offers Electronic State Certified Reporting and Improves Software Administration

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 29, 2013) - Sage North America today announced the release of Sage 100 Contractor 2014, simplifying the fiscal year-end process for construction companies and their accountants. New multiyear General Ledger capabilities allow companies to post transactions to the new fiscal year while having more time to complete year-end processing activities.

"The new release of Sage 100 Contractor has made the fiscal year-end process more streamlined, worry-free, and less time consuming," said Diana Smith, controller for The ComTran Group. "It's very smooth, supereasy to use and gives you plenty of warnings and instructions so you can't make a mistake."

The latest release also enables companies to generate and file certified payroll reports in 10 states using Sage 100 Contractor eFiling by Aatrix®, with more states to be added in future releases. Also included is a new Sage Advisor Update tool, allowing users to schedule, check for, download, notify other users of, and install software updates.

Built specifically for the construction industry, Sage 100 Contractor provides contractors with a single software solution to manage and control every aspect of a construction business from estimating and job costing to project management, service management and more. Previously released features in 2013 include new capabilities for companies doing business in Canada and integration with Sage Construction Anywhere. To learn more about Sage 100 Contractor, visit Sage100Contractor.com or contact Sage at 1-800-628-6583 or productinfo.cre@sage.com.

With more than 40 years of industry experience, Sage keeps projects moving with the most job-ready and people-connected solutions for construction and real estate. Its 40,000 customers manage more than 400,000 jobs, 5.7 million subcontracts and 622,000 rental units each year with Sage products, including: Sage Construction Anywhere, Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate (formerly Sage Timberline Office), Sage 300 Trade Specialty (formerly Sage Timberline Enterprise), Sage Estimating (formerly Sage Timberline Estimating), Sage 100 Contractor (formerly Sage Master Builder) and Sage 50 Construction Accounting (formerly Sage Peachtree Premium Accounting for Construction). Follow Sage Construction and Real Estate on Twitter® (www.twitter.com/sageconstruct), Facebook® (www.facebook.com/SageConstructionandRealEstate) and LinkedIn® (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Sage-Construction-Real-Estate-3729866) and through its Plumb Bob Square Rants blog (blog.sagecre.com).

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