(RIVERWOODS, ILL., August 17, 2005) – New seamless integration built into the CertiTAX(tm) product suite from CCH Tax and Accounting (CCH) now gives users unprecedented time-savings as it provides a quick and easy interface between CertiTAX and Great Plains(r), Axapta(r) and Solomon(r) products. CCH is the nation`s premiere provider of tax and accounting productivity software, research and services (tax.cchgroup.com).
The new CertiTAX integration will save hours of work by allowing an accounting department to manage sales tax for all its customers and products with a single tax schedule. Users can activate, install and put their new tools to use with Great Plains, Axapta or Solomon in minutes – without programming assistance from IT or user training.
CertiTAX is a web-based sales and use tax calculation solution from CCH that combines powerful software with a comprehensive database of sales taxability rules and rates. The CertiTAX suite includes CertiShip(tm), the address verification module that verifies addresses, applies geocodes and determines nexus for your transactions. CertiCalc(tm) is a web-based sales tax calculation engine that quickly and easily plugs into the user`s accounting system or online shopping cart. CertiCalcutilizes a comprehensive, up-to-date database of extensive taxability rules and rates research for more than 950 categories and subcategories, representing thousands of products and services.
CertiTAX SDK Provides Integration for Many Other Applications For users who use accounting software other than Great Plains, Axapta and Solomon products, the new software development kit (SDK) for CertiTAX allows custom integration of accounting software, no matter what brand. It includes interfaces for Web Services, COM, Java and MS Commerce Server; documentation; and sample files to minimize programming time and effort. Applications built through Microsoft .NET Certified Web Services will avoid building, reading or transforming data into SOAP messaging.
CertiTAX web services are compliant with Microsoft .NET design and implementation standards. Systems, applications and services that display the .NET Connected logo have been tested to support web service capabilities and are optimized for the next generation of Internet-enabled computing. CertiTAX web services are Microsoft (.NET) Certified, for use with Microsoft Windows, UNIX, and other systems with a SOAP (simple object access protocol) toolkit or integrated SOAP facilities.
For More Information
For more information, call toll-free 1-800-630-2218 or visit www.salestax.com to learn more about how the CertiTAX product suite with new, easy integration eliminates the headaches of tracking and executing taxability status and tax rates changes for online and brick and mortar billing and shipping.
About CCH Tax and Accounting
CCH Tax and Accounting (tax.cchgroup.com), based in Riverwoods, Ill., is a leading provider of tax, audit, and accounting information, software and services. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals and their clients since 1913. Among its market leading products are The ProSystem fx(r) Office, CCH(r) Tax Research NetWork(tm), Accounting Research Manager(tm) and the U.S. Master Tax Guide(r). CCH Tax and Accounting is a Wolters Kluwer company.
Wolters Kluwer is a leading multinational publisher and information services company. Wolters Kluwer has annual revenues (2004) of EUR 3.3 billion, employs approximately 18,400 people worldwide and maintains operations across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (www.wolterskluwer.com). Its depositary receipts of shares are quoted on the Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.