As companies continue to struggle with weaknesses in the accounting for income tax process, they are turning increasingly to Longview Tax to streamline and automate tax data collection, tax provisioning and tax planning for today’s global organizations.
(PRWEB) November 30, 2010
Longview Solutions announced today the official launch of a certification program for Tax service providers and consultants. The program is designed to recognize individuals and firms who invest the time and resources to obtain an advanced degree of proficiency with the Longview Tax software application.
As companies continue to struggle with weaknesses in the accounting for income tax process, they are increasingly turning to Longview Tax to streamline and automate tax data collection, tax provisioning and tax planning for today’s global organizations. Longview's certification program enables end users to quickly source individuals and firms that have the advanced knowledge and expertise required to deploy Longview Tax world-wide.
Longview Tax certified individuals and firms are part of an elite group of tax providers that have demonstrated an advanced knowledge and understanding of Longview Tax. There are two types of certification:
1. Individual Level Certification – this program recognizes individuals who invest the time and resources to become proficient in Longview Tax whether as a product demonstrator or consultant. For specific details, qualifications and requirements go to
2. Firm Level Certification – this program recognizes firms that have chosen to invest the time and resources to become proficient in Longview Tax at a corporate level. For specific details, qualifications and requirements go to
"We are very excited about this program and the interest it has garnered in the service provider community," said John Power, President, Longview Solutions."The demand for Longview Tax continues to grow exponentially and as a result, we have created a formal program to certify organizations that are able to assist with implementations and provide tax accounting expertise."
Deloitte First to Achieve Gold Status
Deloitte is the first global network to achieve Gold status, having performed implementations and provided strategic advice for many of the world’s leading companies who choose to implement Longview Tax.
"We are extremely proud to be the first global network to achieve Gold status in the Tax Service Provider program," said Alan Macpherson, Head of Tax Management Consulting for Deloitte UK. "Over the course of the last two years we have become extremely knowledgeable in Longview Tax and have seen first-hand the benefits that can be derived when fully implemented."
About Longview Tax
Longview Tax streamlines and automates tax provisioning, tax data collection, and tax planning for today's global organizations, employing best-of-breed data management and global collaboration capabilities. Using Longview's open technology, information is automatically collected from any source system, in any currency creating a single repository of tax information. For more information please visit http://www.longview.com/tax.
About Longview Solutions
Longview Solutions provides corporate performance management (CPM) and tax provisioning software that leading companies such as Trustmark, Time Warner, Home Depot, Eaton, Welch's, and Integrys use to drive performance with speed, visibility and financial integrity. Since 1994, many of the world's most respected companies have been using Longview to create a single repository of financial truth from which all, or any one of the following key financial processes can be performed: Financial Planning, Budgeting, Forecasting, Modeling, Statutory and XBRL Reporting, Financial Consolidation, Management Reporting and Tax Provisioning. Longview is an Exact company headquartered in Toronto, Canada with regional offices in Philadelphia, Chicago (USA) and London (UK).
In this press release, references to Deloitte are references to Deloitte LLP, which is among the country's leading professional services firms.
Deloitte LLP is the United Kingdom member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (“DTTL”), a UK private company limited by guarantee, whose member firms are legally separate and independent entities. Please see http://www.deloitte.co.uk/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of DTTL and its member firms.
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