Best Practices in Systems Implementation Webinar

It is critical for businesses that sell items in multiple jurisdictions to implement technology solutions to accurately manage sales and use tax functions.  Understanding the best practices in systems implementations will help reduce errors, increase productivity, and potentially avoid audit fines and penalties and the labor costs to fix mistakes found in an audit. This 90-minute webinar taught by Diane Yetter of the Sales Tax Institute and Kai Ranabargar of Tax Technology Group, Inc. will discuss the best practices in the approach and management of transaction tax system implementations.


Learning Objectives Include:


  • Learn sales, use, VAT, and excise tax automation concepts
  • Discover the steps in creating an implementation project plan
  • Learn how to successfully choose a tax software program
  • Understand the issues that can arise in a system implementation
  • Learn the best practices throughout a transaction tax system implementation


Who should attend?
This webinar is intended for financial and operations personnel—including tax, general accounting, accounts payable, sales, tax technology, purchasing and credit—who deal with sales and use tax as part of their responsibilities. The course is also designed for general practitioners, with minimal to no experience.

Additional information
Webinar attendees can earn 1.5 hours of CPE credit in the “Taxes” field of study
Prerequisites: This course requires no prerequisites or advance preparation.
Program Level: Basic
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based

Refunds and Cancellations
If for any reason the Sales Tax Institute cancels a scheduled course, its only liability to registered students is a refund of registration fees received.  In the event that the Sales Tax Institute cancels a scheduled course, students will be notified of the course cancellation at the email address which they provided at the time of registration.  If a student cancels before the deadline, there is a $50 charge. If canceling after the deadline, there is no refund of registration fees. If substituting a course, there is no charge before deadline and a $25 charge after deadline. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 312.701.1800.

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