SOURCE: Sabrix, Inc.

March 19, 2008 11:57 ET

Sabrix's Trusted Tax Experts to Host Webinar on 'Inside View' of a Sales Tax Audit

Sabrix Tax Expert Carla Yrjanson to Share Candid Experiences as a Former State Auditor and Provide Insights on How a Company Can Best Minimize the Impact of Audits

SAN RAMON, CA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - Sabrix®, Inc., the proven experts in transaction tax management solutions for companies of all sizes, announced a webinar to be held on March 20: "Surviving a Sales Tax Audit: An Insider's View."

Each time a company enters a new market, hires a new employee, launches a new product or service, or experiences rapid sales growth, the odds of being audited increase significantly. Pair that fact with the increasing trend of states and local jurisdictions utilizing company audits to make up for federal funding shortfalls, and it becomes more important than ever for tax and finance professionals to understand their company's current audit exposure.

This 30-minute presentation will cover:

--  Statistics on the probability of being audited this year
--  The top 10 ways audits are triggered
--  The common pitfalls auditors are likely catch
--  Five proactive tips in preparing for an audit
--  Survey results highlighting the average cost of penalties and interest
    resulting from an audit, and the impact on company staff required to manage
    the process
    

WHEN:              March 20, 10:00-10:30 a.m. PDT/1:00-1:30 p.m. EDT.

PRESENTERS:        Carla Yrjanson, former State Auditor and current
                   Director of Tax Research at Sabrix, Inc.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Finance professionals who serve small and mid-market
                   businesses.  All attendees will receive a white paper
                   titled, "Surviving a Sales Tax Audit: An Insiders View."

TO REGISTER:       Visit https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/190104992

MORE INFO:         Contact Kurt Foeller at sabrix@foellercom.com

About Sabrix

Sabrix, Inc. is a leading provider of transaction tax management for companies of all sizes, enabling finance, tax, and IT professionals to achieve accurate, timely, and cost-effective compliance for sales tax, use tax, Value Added Tax (VAT), excise tax and industry-specific taxes and fees. The Sabrix Application Suite serves global enterprises such as Amazon.com, BASF, Cisco, DTE Energy, IBM, QUALCOMM, Sportsman's Warehouse, and York International. The Sabrix Application Suite seamlessly connects to all financial applications requiring the determination, calculation, and recording of transaction taxes. The company also offers the Sabrix Managed Tax Service™ (MTS), an outsourced transaction tax compliance service that helps finance departments of small- and medium-sized businesses eliminate the hassle, control their audit exposure, and reduce the total cost of sales tax, use tax, and VAT compliance. Sabrix MTS seamlessly integrates with a company's existing accounting and e-commerce systems, and, similar to outsourced payroll services, operates as a trusted extension of a company's finance department to address tax compliance from start to finish: address validation, tax rate maintenance, tax determination and calculation, returns preparation and filing as well as audit research and documentation. For more information, please visit www.sabrix.com.

Sabrix, Sabrix Managed Tax Service, and Consolidated Transaction Tax Management are trademarks of Sabrix, Inc. All other company and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

Contact Information

  • For press inquiries:
    Kurt Foeller
    Foeller Communications
    415-578-3251
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