Lacerte vs ProSeries

What's the difference between Lacerte and Proseries tax software?

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    PS has more users.

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      Why does PS have more users? Is it because it is less expensive? Are there technical advantages of Lacerte vs ProSeries?

       

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         PS is forms-based, whereas Lacerte is input-sheet based.

        You can go through the free training on each, to see which one you prefer.  But it's sort of an apples-and-oranges thing.  They aren't related at all, other than having a common owner.

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          Step-children in a second marriage. Unrelated yet living under the same roof. She steals my socks. I take her CDs. We hate each other. ;-)

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            It's the dryer stealing your socks, not me! :)

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              Always placing the blame on inanimate objects. Such a girl!

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                While the children fight, I'll answer your second round of questioning - yes I believe ProSeries has more users because of the price.  Intuit bought out the company that had provided my previous tax software and Lacerte and ProSeries were both offered at reduced prices at that time.  I reviewed both programs and ended up going with ProSeries because of the price.  Lacerte will do a few things that ProSeries can't do, but for my purposes, ProSeries does the job just fine. 

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