Press Room

July 19, 2012

Tauber to Speak at the Institute for Professionals in Taxation

The Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT), founded in 1976, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational association serving over 4400 members representing approximately 1450 corporations, firms, or taxpayers throughout the United States and Canada. It is the only professional organization that educates, certifies and establishes strict codes of conduct for state and local income, property and sales & use tax professionals who represent taxpayers (government officials or organizations do not qualify for membership). The Institute also provides excellent educational programs in Value Added Tax (VAT) and Credits & Incentives.

WTAS Managing Director, James Tauber, will present on Automation: This session will discuss the risks and rewards of implementing a new ERP/Tax Software project. What are the pros and cons of an in-house system versus hosted/SaaS models? Are there any alternatives that a business can use that are cost saving, but are as effective as a high cost program? What are the benefits of a data warehouse? Can your ERP accommodate the various tax engine capabilities? This session will also cover the automation trends available including tax system enhancements offered by the various solution providers.

September 30 - October 3, 2012
Minneapolis, MN