The Tally:

Tally: Accounting Software


Tally is a popular accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software widely used by businesses for financial management and accounting purposes. Developed by the Indian company Tally Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Tally has gained significant popularity for its user-friendly interface and robust features.
Accounting and Inventory Management - GST and Statutory Compliance - Banking and Payroll Processing - Usage and Key Features of Tally
Key Features of Tally:

1. Accounting:

Tally provides comprehensive accounting features, allowing users to manage their financial transactions, ledgers, and balance sheets.
It supports various types of vouchers, including payment, receipt, sales, and purchase vouchers.

2. Inventory Management:

Tally facilitates efficient inventory management by allowing businesses to track stock levels, manage stock categories, and generate inventory reports.
It supports multiple units of measure and provides features for batch-wise and expiry date tracking.

3. GST Compliance:

With the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India, Tally has been updated to ensure compliance with GST regulations.
Users can generate GST-compliant invoices, file GST returns, and reconcile their data with GSTN (Goods and Services Tax Network).

4. Statutory Compliance:

Tally supports compliance with various statutory requirements, including tax deductions at source (TDS) and tax collected at source (TCS).
It generates reports required for filing income tax returns and other statutory filings.

5. Banking:

Tally enables users to manage their banking transactions, including bank reconciliation, funds transfer, and check printing.
It supports various banking transactions and provides reports for efficient financial analysis.

6. Payroll Processing:

Tally includes features for payroll processing, allowing businesses to manage employee profiles, attendance, salary structures, and generate payslips.

7. Security and Data Protection:

Tally provides user-level security features to control access to different functionalities.
Data encryption and backup options ensure the security and integrity of financial data.


Tally is available in different versions to cater to the varying needs of businesses. TallyPrime is the latest version as of my last knowledge update in January 2022.


Tally is widely used by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), accountants, and businesses across various industries for managing their financial and accounting processes.