Tax & Accounting Blog

Missouri Transportation Tax Struck Down

Missouri Transportation Tax Struck Down

The state of Missouri voted down Amendment 7 which would have increased  the sales and use tax by 0.75% to help fund transportation projects. The transportation projects would have involved work on state and local highways, and bridges as well as on unsafe infrastructure. It was estimated that Amendment 7 would have raised $480 million annually over … Read More

Thinking Globally and Inspiring the Inner Taxologist in Others

Thinking Globally and Inspiring the Inner Taxologist in Others

“I think globally. I love inspiring the inner Taxologist in others.  I am a Taxologist,” says Sam Cicogna, VP of Professional Services at Thomson Reuters. The tax function has evolved from its traditional role to a far more complex entity. This requires a new type of thinking and a new breed of tax professional that … Read More

Meet the Taxologist  – Tom Weippert, Tax Technology Manager at Ingersoll Rand

Meet the Taxologist – Tom Weippert, Tax Technology Manager at Ingersoll Rand

“I speak three languages: Tax, IT, and Finance. I march into uncharted territories. I am a Taxologist,” says Tom Weippert, tax technology manager at Ingersoll Rand. Tom is a holistic, logical thinker and views his organization like a puzzle. He leverages his skill set to join different pieces together and better understand how each role impacts … Read More

Meet the Taxologist

Meet the Taxologist

In today’s fast-paced and complex tax landscape, the status quo is not enough. Tax professionals must rise to the challenge and leverage the power of tax technology for total process efficiency. In short, today’s tax world needs Taxologists. But what is a Taxologist? Why are they important? What are their characteristics? How are IT and … Read More

How to Effectively Resource, Oversee, Analyze, and Manage Global Compliance and Reporting

How to Effectively Resource, Oversee, Analyze, and Manage Global Compliance and Reporting

This blog is dedicated to sharing ideas and case studies on how companies effectively manage risk and reduce costs related to global compliance and reporting processes and services. Managing global compliance and reporting requirements, whether through internal processes or outsourced services, is a challenging yet important endeavor for organizations of all sizes. An organization needs … Read More