Live Webinar Series

Best Accounts Payable Compliance Practices: TIN Solicitation, Sales Use Tax & Unclaimed Property

Webinar Details$219

  • Webinar Date: August 6, 2020
  • Webinar Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT  live
  • Guest Speaker:  Mary Schaeffer
  • Industry:  Human Resources, Taxation and Accounting
  • Credit: CPE 1.0, HRCI 1.0, SHRM 1.0
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Regulatory compliance, no matter how nit-picky and annoying it may be, is a fact of life for all accounts payable organizations. And doing it incorrectly is not an option. It can result in increased scrutiny by regulatory authorities, fines, penalties and ultimately more work in accounts payable as you sort out the mess created by the non or incomplete compliance.

The most common tasks, falling onto almost all organizations are the proper collection and verification of taxpayer identification numbers (TINs), the management of the sales and use tax information and payments and reporting and remitting unclaimed property. At least with the last one, if you take the proper steps (which we will discuss in our webinar) you will be able to reduce that workload.  

After this session, you will be able to:

Understand why you should be collecting TINs

Identify best regulatory practices to be used when TINs

Weed out practices related to sales tax and unclaimed property that will get you in trouble with state auditors

Pinpoint commonly over-looked areas where sales tax should be accrued

Create practices that will allow you to minimize the amount of unclaimed property to be reported and remitted

Guest Speaker

Mary Schaeffer

Mary Schaeffer

Mary S. Schaeffer is the founder of AP Now, a B2B organization focused on creating business intelligence around the accounts payable and payment functions. She has written 18 business books and is a frequent and popular speaker at both online and live events. Schaeffer has created a number of CPE self-study courses, customized training and online training events. She is the developer of the Accounts Payable Best Practice Certificate program. Previously she held positions as an Assistant Treasure... View Full Profile

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HRCI Credit

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SHRM Credit

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