Experience CrossLink 1040 professional tax software for yourself and discover how our industry-leading technology can help grow your professional tax preparation business.

Tax Software for High-Volume Tax Businesses

CrossLink 1040 is the industry's leading desktop professional tax software solution for high-volume tax businesses. Built based on the needs of busy tax offices that specialize in providing their taxpayer clients with fast and accurate tax returns, CrossLink 1040 has been a trusted software solution since 1989.

Fast, Easy, Efficient

CrossLink 1040 is the fastest, easiest, and most efficient professional tax software solution for high-volume tax businesses that specialize in offering quick & accurate tax refunds and bank products. Built to speed up processing of your clients' tax returns and bank product refunds, CrossLink 1040 professional tax software helps you stay a step ahead of your competition.

  • Work-in-Progress Screen for instant status of tax returns, IRS acknowledgements, rejects and bank product check prints
  • Point-and-Shoot Error Correction™ takes you directly to errors for quick fixes
  • Multiple input modes including interview-based and forms-based
  • Multiple drains to the IRS each day
  • Real-time processing with Industry-Leading Banks

Industry-Leading Tools and Features

CrossLink 1040 has been built with a host of industry-leading tools and features designed for high-volume professional tax preparation businesses specializing in bank products.

  • Customizable reports for the needs of your high-volume tax business
  • Comprehensive diagnostics that check for tax return omissions and inconsistencies
  • And much more...

Industry-Leading Tools and Features

CrossLink 1040 has been built with a host of industry-leading tools and features designed for high-volume professional tax preparation businesses specializing in bank products.

  • Customizable reports for the needs of your high-volume tax business
  • Comprehensive diagnostics that check for tax return omissions and inconsistencies
  • And much more...

Technical Details

  • Hard Drive Space: 1 GB
  • Memory: 1 GB
  • Operating Systems: Windows 8 and Windows 10
  • Check Printing: HP compatible Laser Printer which supports Printer
  • Control Language (PCL) 6 or higher

CrossLink's in-depth tax calculations allow you to prepare the most complicated tax returns with confidence and ease. The following is a list of the various automatic tax calculations performed by CrossLink professional tax software:

  • Business use of home for Schedules A, C, E, F, K-1, and Forms 2106/4835
  • Consolidated sales of assets
  • Child care tax credit
  • Earned income tax credit
  • Standard mileage vs. actual expenses
  • IRA, Keogh, SEP and SIMPLE deductions
  • Self-employment tax
  • Taxable Social Security Benefits
  • Estimate vouchers and worksheet
  • Exception for real estate professionals
  • Vacation home limitations and carryovers
  • At-risk limitations and carryovers (regular and AMT)
  • Related party transactions for installment sales and like-kind exchanges
  • Passive loss limitations and carryovers
  • All States
  • City Tax Returns

CrossLink's built-in depreciation module manages complex depreciation calculations and transfers depreciation and asset sales information to the tax forms automatically.

  • Ten methods for depreciating assets, including four custom methods
  • Manages asset calculations on dispositions and asset retirement automatically
  • Maintains separate Federal and State numbers
  • Calculates AMT depreciation automatically
  • Associates asset with the appropriate activity
  • Captures asset disposal information and automatically transfers it to appropriate lines on Form 1040, 4562, 4797, 6252, and 8824
  • Displays depreciation calculation