Tax & Tech Talks
Welcome to Thomson Reuters Tax & Tech Talks. We chat with industry experts as they give you a bite-size take on big ideas in tax and technology.
info_outline Global Trade Edition: 2022 World Customs Organization changes and how technology can help global traders 12/06/2021
Global Trade Edition: 2022 World Customs Organization changes and how technology can help global traders More supply chain disruptions are coming, as the World Customs Organization makes their every 5-year large Harmonized System changes effective January 2022, introducing 351 sets of amendments covering a wide range of goods across industries. In this episode, global trade experts Suzanne Offerman talk to Virginia Thompson and Brandon Jones as they unpack the new changes to the HS, including strategies and tools that global trade professionals can use to mitigate the disruption of their supply chains.
info_outline How edge computing and the cloud will revolutionize tax departments 11/22/2021
How edge computing and the cloud will revolutionize tax departments Business models across industries are changing faster than ever before. We hear a lot about changes due to COVID, companies transforming the way they sell, bringing new products to market, digitizing how they serve customers. Corporations have increased the number of places they are doing business, customers they serve, and the breadth of products and services they offer. This, in turn, increases the volume of purchases or transactions they have and the huge tax implications that follow.
info_outline A Closer Look at Corporate Income Tax Solution for a Successful Filling Season 09/06/2021
A Closer Look at Corporate Income Tax Solution for a Successful Filling Season In this episode, Thomson Reuters Bianca Kuijper takes us through a “behind-the-scenes” look at the industry’s most trusted and powerful corporate income tax solution. She is joined by our own technology and customer success experts, Alycia Hemingway and Sudha Addepalli as they share best practices and strategies tax professionals can put into place to ensure a smooth tax filling season.
info_outline How To Achieve Global Statutory Financial Compliance 08/09/2021
How To Achieve Global Statutory Financial Compliance In our latest episode, our host Briony Kempton talks to customer TMF Global’s Pavlo Boyko on how automation technology can assist finance departments and Shared Service Centers with standardization and centralization of their global reports.
info_outline The Sophisticated Tax Department– What It Is and How To Get There 07/12/2021
The Sophisticated Tax Department– What It Is and How To Get There In this episode, our own Bianca Kuijper talks to EY America's Shaun Lockhart, and provide insights into how technologies make the most positive impact, create efficiencies, save time, improve data quality, and provide meaningful insights. Turning the time saved and the high-quality data into meaningful insights sets sophisticated or predictive tax departments apart from the rest.
info_outline How Tech Tools Help Mitigate Supply Chain Disruption 06/07/2021
How Tech Tools Help Mitigate Supply Chain Disruption With supply chain disruption erupting around the world, what strategies and tools can customers use to navigate these cataclysmic changes?
info_outline How Tech Can Help You Navigate the New Tax Rules and Tax Trends 04/05/2021
How Tech Can Help You Navigate the New Tax Rules and Tax Trends The disruptions due to COVID has hastened many industry tax trends simmering on the surface even before the pandemic hit. These new rules and trends can have a lasting effect beyond 2022 and even the next five years. Moreover, with economic stimulus packages rolling out from governments worldwide, it's no secret these governing authorities will be looking for ways to charge indirect taxes to refill their coffers.
info_outline How Tech Can Help with Brexit Supply Chain Disruptions 02/15/2021
How Tech Can Help with Brexit Supply Chain Disruptions Businesses are having to navigate the confusing and unfamiliar supply chain disruptions caused by Brexit. How can technology ease their Brexit supply chain headaches? Our panel of experts discusses the new United Kingdom-European Union Free Trade Agreement and how technology can mitigate the supply chain disruption Brexit is causing multinational corporations doing business in the UK.
info_outline Tax Policy under Biden: What to Expect in 2021 and Beyond 01/19/2021
Tax Policy under Biden: What to Expect in 2021 and Beyond What are the dramatic effects of the Biden Administration’s enactment of significant tax proposals under Democratic-Republican (50-50) control? When can we expect new COVID relief? Should corporations make structural changes or change their business operations based on these proposals? How can taxpayers take proactive steps to advocate for workable tax policies?
info_outline All About Operational Transfer Pricing 12/21/2020
All About Operational Transfer Pricing What are the common challenges multinationals (MNEs) are facing today when it comes to Operational Transfer Pricing? What steps do MNEs need to take to automate their Operational Transfer Pricing process? What are the top considerations before embarking on this journey?
info_outline How to Optimize Tax & Finance Functions 11/16/2020
How to Optimize Tax & Finance Functions How can tax & and finance withstand mounting resource and cost pressures during this unabating and relentless pace of change? Our guest, EY America’s Jill Schwieterman, and our host Adam Shaffner give tips on how tax and finance can meaningfully optimize their tax teams. They also discuss how the US election, along with the pandemic, brings the further possibility of legislative disruption to tax and finance teams globally.
info_outline Welcome to Thomson Reuters Tax & Tech Talks 10/13/2020
Welcome to Thomson Reuters Tax & Tech Talks Welcome to Thomson Reuters Tax & Tech Talks– insightful conversations that tackle the ever-evolving intersection between tax and technology. We chat with industry experts to give you a bite-size take on big ideas in tax and technology. Join our array of esteemed hosts as they sit down with subject matter experts and business leaders to give you unique and insightful perspectives on top-of-mind topics in tax.
info_outline The Fast Pace of Digitalization and Its Tax Implications 10/12/2020
The Fast Pace of Digitalization and Its Tax Implications COVID-19, Brexit, SAF-T adoption, e-invoicing mandates, VAT fraud preventions– and that's just the tip of the iceberg. What do strapped tax departments need to do to get ahead?
info_outline The Future is Here... Almost! Questions AI Can Solve in Tax 09/14/2020
The Future is Here... Almost! Questions AI Can Solve in Tax In this thought-provoking episode, we discuss the research the SMRTR team is working on that combines process automation with all new kinds of innovations and technologies to help tax professionals become more efficient and if AI can eventually assist with decision making and problem-solving.
info_outline How Tech Can Help with Complicated Tax Codes 08/26/2020
How Tech Can Help with Complicated Tax Codes With complex tax codes and changing regulations, it’s no surprise that keeping up with tax reforms and complying with constantly changing regulations came up as the #1 challenge cited by our respondents in our recently published report. In this episode, we focus on the OECD’s recently released set of mandatory reporting of cross-border arrangements requirements.
info_outline Teaching Tax VS. Teaching Tech in Tax Departments 07/27/2020
Teaching Tax VS. Teaching Tech in Tax Departments How should corporate tax departments resolve talent acquisition and management challenges? Join Solution Consultant, Juniper Wilder, and host Bianca Kuijper as they discuss strategies to address this difficult and persistent question.