CLIENT PORTAL LOGIN
IMPORTANT: If you are keying information in your web organizer, turn "cookies" ON to ensure your work is saved.
Click here to enter your client
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to
request a client portal.
Clients must access the portal through Microsoft
Internet Explorer, version 7.0 or higher, or Mozilla Firefox,
version 3.0 or higher.
You will receive an email message notifying you that
your portal has been created and providing instructions on
how to register your account.
After you have registered your account, you can
access the portal through Internet Explorer at www.specpa.com using your login
Use My Account
To update your email address
To reset your password
To reset your password, enter the new password
then confirm the new password. Your password must
contain at least seven characters, including at least
one alpha character (upper or lower case) and at least
one numeric character. Security question(s) may be set
up in case you forget your password. Click
“OK” or “Enter” to save
Use The Dashboard
To select/click on
Your Client Name and Client Number will
To post a document(s) to the portal to share
Click on the yellow folder to the left of your
name and an additional icon “Upload” will
appear just above your name.
Click on “Upload”
Click on “Select Files” to locate
the document you wish to send to the portal
Click on the document
When your document(s) is uploaded, SPE
staff will receive a notification that it has arrived.
They will then be able to view, print or save your
To receive a document(s) from SPE
When SPE publishes a document(s) to your
portal, you will receive a notification via
You should review documents published to your
portal by SPE. Download documents you wish to save onto
your system as soon as possible.
Documents that you upload into the portal are saved
into your file as required and subsequently removed from
Documents that are published to your portal
by SPE are unpublished periodically as part of our
For your convenience, tax returns that are
published to the portal may remain on the portal until the
following year’s tax return is prepared.
Help is available for each screen. Click on the
down arrow just under the green band (containing the Firm
name and address), on the far right of the screen.
Whether uploading documents to SPE or
reviewing documents from SPE, always “Sign Out”
of your session.
Documents are encrypted providing a secure
environment for exchanging documents. Most ISP’s
download speeds are faster than upload speeds. If you are
uploading a document, it may take longer.
Our portal is capable of receiving documents up to
250MB. The speed in which files transmit is dependent upon
the size of the document, the resolution of the document
and your Internet speed.