Sending Tax Returns to SmartVault from ProSeries

When you choose SmartVault as your printer in ProSeries, copies of your clients’ tax returns and other documents are sent to SmartVault as PDF files and stored in their respective folders.

The video below shows you how to print tax returns to SmartVault with ProSeries.

Sending a Tax Return to SmartVault

To print (send) a tax return to SmartVault from ProSeries:

  1. In Lacerte, select the client tax return to print.
  2. Click Print and select Tax Return.
  3. In the Print Center, go to Print Selected Returns>Print to: and select SmartVault.
  4. Select the copy types you want to print to SmartVault, then click Print.
  5. Select your SmartVault account, and then click OK. SmartVault sends an email notification when uploads are complete.
  6. When printing is complete, the files are in your client vaults. Go to Clients>[client name]>Tax Files>TYXX>Tax Returns.

Sending Multiple Tax Returns to SmartVault

SmartVault recommends printing 50-100 tax returns at a time when printing tax returns for multiple clients.

To print (send) multiple clients’ tax returns or documents to SmartVault from ProSeries:

  1. In ProSeries, select the clients whose tax returns you want in SmartVault. Selected clients are highlighted in gray. 

    Image of Pro Series client page. See information above

  2. Click Print in the toolbar.

    Image of Pro Series toolbar. See information above

  3. In the Print Center, go to Print Selected Returns>Print to: and select SmartVault.

    Image of the print center. See information above

  4. Select the copy types you want to print to SmartVault, then click Print.

    Image of print center. See information above

  5. Select your SmartVault account, then click OK. SmartVault sends an email notification when uploads are complete.

  6. When printing is complete, the files are in your client vaults. Go to Clients>[client name]>Tax Files>TYXX>Tax Returns.

Troubleshooting Printing Errors

If you get errors when printing tax returns from Lacerte, you can try:

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