St. Louis (PRWEB) September 26, 2008
TALX, provider of Equifax Workforce Solutions and a leader in human resource and payroll-related services, yesterday concluded a three-day national Client Forum featuring a wide array of client and industry experts as well as TALX executives from the company’s Tax Management Services. Sessions provided participants with the latest industry insight and tax-related tools to effectively address many of the current challenges of today’s economic environment.
The conference took place September 22-24, 2008 in St. Louis, and provided insight and the latest information on three primary areas:
- Unemployment Cost Management
- Tax Credits and Incentives
- Employer Tax Services
Joyce Dear, Client Forum Director and COO, TAX Management Services, TALX, comments: “It is a privilege to have more than 100 clients join us this week in St. Louis for this inaugural Forum…especially in light of the current turmoil of today’s economy. It is always our intent to equip each participant with the latest industry information and tools -- including important legislative updates and leading insight on unemployment taxes. And it is never more important to provide professional insight in a timely fashion as has been the case this week. Companies and clients everywhere are challenged by today’s economic situation, and being able to personally deliver meaningful information and resources in the context of this interactive Forum is very significant.”
Event sponsors included Hewitt Associates, Ceridian and Taleo. Guest speakers included clients and industry experts from Brunswick Corporation, The Urban Institute, DLA Piper, Total Management Solutions, Ceridian and the UWC (Unemployment and Worker’s Compensation). Keynote speaker for the event was innovator Maxine Clark, Founder and Chairman, Build-A-Bear Workshop. Clark’s is a St. Louis success story that has grown to international proportions.
TALX, provider of Equifax Workforce Solutions and a leader in human resource and payroll-related services, is based in St. Louis. TALX holds a leadership position in automated employment and income verification as well as unemployment tax management. TALX provides over 9,000 clients, including three-fourths of Fortune 500 companies, with Web-based services focused in three employment-related areas: hiring, pay reporting and compliance. Hiring services include assessments and talent acquisition, onboarding, and tax credits and incentives. Pay reporting services include electronic time tracking, paperless pay and W-2 management. Compliance services include employment and income verifications through The Work Number, unemployment tax management and I-9 management.
Equifax is a global leader in information technology and one of the largest sources of consumer and commercial data. For more information about TALX, access the TALX website at http://www.talx.com, or visit the Equifax website at http://www.equifax.com.
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