Tax & Accounting Blog

Fun with International Tax Provision Issues

 When I was young and naïve, I overheard a seasoned practitioner remark: “If tax provisions are fun…then dealing with the international pieces of the provision is the most fun you can have.”  I’m now neither young nor naïve and I recognize the sarcasm in the remark.  However, I do believe the issues are interesting and, … Read More

Year-End Success Story #5: How One Company Shaved Off Their Close Time by 30%

Year-End Success Story #5: How One Company Shaved Off Their Close Time by 30%

When it comes to finishing your financial close, do you ever think, there must be a better way? Jason Hamil, Sr. Tax Accounting Mgr, A Global Logistics & Transportation Company reveals four tips for getting ahead during year-end. Hear his year-end success story! “Our biggest year-end challenges were being able to complete … Read More

Year-End Success Story #3: How Intermec Sped Up Their Provision By 2 Weeks

Year-End Success Story #3: How Intermec Sped Up Their Provision By 2 Weeks

Looking to free up time during your busiest season for more sleep, a vacation or to be with family more? Kim Gill, Sr. Tax Manager at Intermec shares how she’s spending her free time now that her tax department is experiencing significant time savings on their provision. “Before we started using ONESOURCE Tax Provision, one of the biggest challenges that … Read More

Year-End Success Story #2: How to Produce Better Quality Reports For Year-End

Year-End Success Story #2: How to Produce Better Quality Reports For Year-End

 Does this scenario sound familiar? Not enough time, limited capacity amongst staff; but still tasked with improving the quality of financial information in a shorter amount of time?  This is exactly what one global hospitality company’s tax department  faced when using spreadsheets to calculate their provision. Monique Smith explains why her her progressive tax department turned to automation and … Read More

Let the Voting Begin! Vote For Year End Success Stories This Week

Let the Voting Begin! Vote For Year End Success Stories This Week

After a month-long search, we’ve narrowed your success story entries to 5 top finalists! Watch to learn how different tax departments have overcome challenges and improved their compliance process. Each day this week, vote by clicking “Like” on your favorite year-end success story ! Today’s featured story comes from The Cheesecake Factory: Read More

Welcome back Excel – we missed you!

Welcome back Excel – we missed you!

A Closer Look at What Controls Your Excel Add-in Provides and What it Doesn’t The day has finally come when tax technology professionals have great reasons to recommend the use of spreadsheets for tax processes.  The growing array of new Excel Add-in tools, responding to many of the historical risks related to spreadsheets, are giving … Read More