Tax & Accounting Blog

Thomson Reuters Automated Estimated Payments for Corporate Tax Professionals

Did you know that in a recent poll  of 230+ corporate tax professionals, 31% said thier biggest challenge around estimated payments was that they are way too dependent on error-prone Excel spreadsheets?  Coming in as the second biggest challenge – with 29% response rate, was that process was too time-consuming. As we announced last month in our post Read More

UK House of Commons Committee Pushes For Country by Country Reporting

UK House of Commons Committee Pushes For Country by Country Reporting

The Commons’ International Development Committee recommends country by country reporting by multinationals in a report released August 23, 2012. The report recommends unilateral adoption of country by country reporting and the continued support and encouragement of adoption within the EU of the concept. One focus of the report is the need to promote … Read More

Estimated Payments: Finally Addressing This Unvalued Activity

Estimated Payments: Finally Addressing This Unvalued Activity

Over the years, many corporations have seemingly not placed the right amount of emphasis on the estimated income tax process. This is mainly due to the lack of an appropriate solution. Instead of recognizing the value of how estimated payments can impact cash management, effectively integrate with the quarterly provision and tax planning, many view … Read More

YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED #3: SIC CODES AND THE INHERENT RISKS OF CONDUCTING IP ANALYSIS

YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED #3: SIC CODES AND THE INHERENT RISKS OF CONDUCTING IP ANALYSIS

For the third week, we’re addressing FAQs from our recent webcast “SIC Codes: Inherent Risks When Conducting IP Analyses.”  So far, we’ve responded to questions that came in from leaders such as licensing filing from the US SEC and why analysts still use SIC codes.  This week, we’d like to share another frequently asked questions on the complex topic of SIC Codes. … Read More

Six IRS Social Media Tools To Help With Your Tax Deadline

Six IRS Social Media Tools To Help With Your Tax Deadline

Look up any subject and literally — chances are there’s an app for that! It is not uncommon now for businesses to grow their presence on the internet via social media. What you may not be aware of is that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is also active on numerous social media platforms … Read More