Tax & Accounting Blog

Join Thomson Reuters and General Electric at 2012 ACT Conference

Join Thomson Reuters and General Electric at 2012 ACT Conference

Thomson Reuters and GE will be hosting a session at the 2012 ACT Conference on how to achieve global tax support by consolidating your company’s VAT determination, reporting, and compliance processes. Session Information: Title: Combine VAT Determination and Tax Compliance to Achive Global Tax Support Wednesday May 23, 2012 3:00pm – 4:15pm Walt Disney World … Read More

Paying Foreign Employees Part 2 – Resident Alien or Nonresident Alien?

Paying Foreign Employees Part 2 – Resident Alien or Nonresident Alien?

The first task for employers is to determine which foreign national employees are resident aliens (who are taxed like U.S. citizens) and which are nonresident aliens (who are taxed under special rules). Resident aliens include foreign national employees who are green-card holders and nonimmigrants (and illegal aliens) who are substantially present in the U.S. as … Read More

Data Management Podcast Series:  Behind the Scenes of AstraZeneca’s Tax Department

Data Management Podcast Series: Behind the Scenes of AstraZeneca’s Tax Department

How Saving 20 Hours During Their 7-Day Close is Getting the Tax Team More Exposure When the US tax department of AstraZeneca was under the microscope of new management, they knew that incorporating software into their tax processes would help to gain efficiencies around data management and reporting out globally. In our recent Data Management Podcast series, Linda Peoples, CPA tax … Read More

Paying Foreign Employees Part 1

Paying Foreign Employees Part 1

At one time, only major multinational corporations and institutions of higher education had to concern themselves with the special tax rules and procedures for paying foreign employees. That time is long gone. Even small and medium-sized companies pay foreign nationals for services both in the U.S. and abroad. In the new IRS initiatives, all employers need to comply … Read More