12-09-2012 03:12 PM
Hi, I am looking to purchase MYOB to do my partners books. I have previously only used MYOB in a training (TAFE) environment and that was version 19. What I want to know is should I purchase the latest version 2012 or an older version 19? I have seen quite a lot of negative comments regarding the new 2012 version of AccountRight Plus which is concerning. I download a trial of the 2012 version and although it seemed slow to load the performance was not too bad for me and what I was doing (basic stuff only). I will not be processing a high volume of transactions - it will be just be the books of one sole trader. Any advice would be really appreciated!
12-09-2012 05:04 PM
Will you be processing payroll ? You may not need Plus, you may only need Standard.
As far as which one to choose, if you were my client & you only wanted to do simple process eg no time billing and you are not upgrading from an older version I would most likely recommend you install 2012, especially as you have trialed it & are not maddened by the processing times & it is obviously going to work on your computer without throwing up constant errors.
2012 does has some nice features that are not available in v19.
12-09-2012 05:07 PM
Thanks for replying so quickly! At most I will be processing payroll for one person for the foreseeable future, but I would like to have the payroll option included.
12-09-2012 05:13 PM
You will need to consider then if it is worth taking out cover at $714 per year for Plus. If you take out cover you will receive all the updates/service packs as they are released and next years tax table updates. The cover for standard is less and you can upgrade from standard to plus at a later date at a reduced price.
12-09-2012 05:23 PM
Welcome to the MYOB Community Forum.
I can offer you AccountRight Plus for $960.00 + $20 Postage, your choice of either V19 (what you used at TAFE) or 2012 (the one you are trialling); it is about $106.00 more than what you pay MYOB but it includes:-
If you purchase from MYOB you receive only 30 days MYOB Cover and 1 company file entitlement for $849.00 + $15.00 postage.
If you are interested then please contact me at the email address shown below my signature on this reply.
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