Wolters Kluwer CCH Forward Together virtual conference will focus on helping accounting firms navigate change

Practitioners, technologists, and thought leaders who continue to set the bar for advancing the tax & accounting profession will come together to define the next level of digital transformation

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting today shared the theme and focus for its 2020 CCH Forward Together (#CCHFT20) virtual conference. This event for customers and strategic partners in North America will take place on October 26-30, 2020 and will feature dozens of virtual keynotes, networking, and topical sessions designed to define the next level of innovation across the accounting profession. Top performing firms should plan to attend to address the challenges posed by the new work environment, to take advantage of digital transformation to modernize their practices, and to turn today’s rapid pace of complex legislative and regulatory change into opportunities for growth.

“As we deal with the effects of the current market both in the short- and long-term, Firms need to adapt to thrive in a new environment. Firms that are already modernizing their operations through digital transformation have proven to be in a better position to successfully address these challenges and the changing needs of their clients,” said Jason Marx, President & Chief Executive Officer, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting North America. “During the CCH Forward Together virtual conference, we’ve assembled an exciting roster of interactive sessions led by some of the top visionaries in the profession so we can jointly work to help move the profession forward together.”

With remote interactions becoming the norm, now more than ever, collaborative technologies are crucial to supporting and transforming the way professionals interact with each other and how firms connect with their clients.

By participating in the CCH Forward Together virtual online conference, tax and accounting professionals will have the opportunity to interact with and learn from some of the top tax & accounting practitioners, technologists, and thought leaders in the profession, earning up to 25 CPE credits during a wide range of interactive online sessions, including the eagerly anticipated:

  • A Fireside Chat with Bob Dohrer (AICPA Chief Auditor). Discussion on how auditors are affected by the recent Auditing Standards Board (ASB) standards and active agendas
  • Best Practices for Data Gathering. Practical tips and best-practices for maintaining productivity when sourcing client tax data during the COVID-19 social distancing measures
  • COVID-19 Tax Changes Affecting Individuals. Detailed analysis of COVID-19 legislative changes pertaining to individuals with emphasis on due diligence and planning
  • Virtual Office Technology Best Practices. Discussion on best practices, tips, and tricks when using technology to support the growing demand of a flexible work environment
  • What’s New with Tax. Overview of enhancements in the award-winning CCH® ProSystem fx® Tax and CCH Axcess™ Tax compliance solutions ahead of 2020 tax return filing season

In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to experience virtual product demonstrations and discussions featuring the latest technology solutions from Wolters Kluwer. Some of the products on display this year will include new enhancements to the award-winning CCH Axcess™ and CCH® ProSystem fx® platforms, including the CCH Axcess™ Client Collaboration and CCH® ProSystem fx® Engagement solutions, the ATX™ and Taxwise® solutions, the CCH® iFirm suite of solutions for Canadian professionals, and the CCH® SureTax and CCH® Sales Tax Office sales and use tax management solutions for corporate tax & accounting departments.

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting is a leading provider of software solutions and local expertise that helps tax, accounting, and audit professionals research and navigate complex regulations, comply with legislation, manage their businesses and advise clients with speed, accuracy, and efficiency.

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting is part of Wolters Kluwer (WKL), a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the healthcare; tax and accounting; governance, risk and compliance; and legal and regulatory sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2019 annual revenues of €4.6 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).

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Marisa Westcott