TOPIC OF FOCUS: TAX AND REGULATORY TOPIC OF FOCUS: TAX AND REGULATORY

Complying with the ACA: Is it your job?

Sometimes what you don’t know can hurt you. Few organizations seem to grasp the magnitude of new reporting requirements under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Because the legislation has been engulfed...

Taxware and Convey continue innovations in technology after merging companies

Almost three months into their merger, tax technology and service providers Taxware and Convey are continuing to blend and expand their offerings. The two companies announced a merger July 1, saying...

Newly released reports rank fairness and competitiveness of state and U.S. tax systems

According to a report released in early September, the U.S. has the third least competitive tax code of developed nations, trailed only by Portugal and France.

State 1099 laws and nexus issues keep organizations hopping

We call ourselves the United States of America. But when it comes to state tax systems, we’re anything but united. States vary greatly among themselves in determining who owes them money, how much,...

The FATCA Monster: Actually, not such a bad guy for most AP departments

On July 1, the FATCA Monster finally came to life. Time to hide under the bed? Not really. FATCA isn’t likely to harm you. In fact, some of the byproducts of FATCA’s creation may make your life...

Understanding FATCA - Managing Forms W-8 and 1042-S Reporting