Thomson Reuters Report Reviews Benefits and Costs of the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017

Thomson Reuters has released a Checkpoint special report about the Financial Creating Hope and Opportunity for Investors, Consumers and Entrepreneurs Act of 2017 (CHOICE Act), a bill that aims to comprehensively change existing financial regulatory laws in order to ease the burden of such policies on various entities. The report provides background on the … Read More

CbC Reporting in Countries without a BCAA with the US-Surrogate or Local Filing

The IRS has announced that they will not be able to execute bilateral competent authority agreements (BCAA) with all countries expecting a CBC report for 2016. Should impacted US Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) file locally or use a surrogate? At play are four countries, France, Indonesia, Jersey, and Spain [1] — all of … Read More

SYNERGY 2017: Big Data, Boot Scootin’ and Giving Back

Team Thomson Reuters stands ready to greet attendees to the 2017 SYNERGY Aumentum User Groups Conference in Fort Worth, Texas. More than 300 customers, sponsors and Thomson Reuters team members attended the 2017 SYNERGY Aumentum User Groups Conference in Fort Worth—the 20th annual gathering of this group. The four-day gathering was filled with intriguing keynote … Read More

Victoria County, Texas: How Aumentum Recorder is helping citizens recover from a hurricane and find their lost cattle

A herd of cows stand on high ground to escape Hurricane Harvey floodwaters near East Columbia, Texas August 29, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking By Tad Simons Victoria County, Texas, is located near the Gulf Coast between Houston and Corpus Christi. On Aug. 25, 2017, the county took a direct hit from Hurricane Harvey, which virtually destroyed … Read More