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Beyond the Calculator at Urban Outfitters

NEWS

April 05, 2017

Beyond the Calculator at Urban Outfitters

Kirsten Comely started as a generalist tax manager at Urban Outfitters in the year 2000. By 2015, as the CTO, she faced complexities such as technology, mobility and increasing regulations, and realized the need for outside subject matter experts in transfer pricing, state and local tax, and accounting for income taxes in financial statements.

GTM congratulates Kirsten and shares her passion for advancing and automating tax functions to better serve the overall business. Read her story in this Profile Magazine article.

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The Untapped Workforce Helping a Radnor Corporate Tax Firm

NEWS

March 27, 2017

The Untapped Workforce Helping a Radnor Corporate Tax Firm

When Global Tax Management hired a part-time intern last year from the Pathway School, a private school for young adults on the autism spectrum, company officials expected him to be a great fit for filing and other basic administrative duties.

They didn’t expect that in less than two months, the 20-year-old would be working with the company’s in-house programmer to help design automated tax management software.

“It was a perfect match,” said Dave Laurinaitis, GTM’s CEO, who is now preparing to offer the student, Shawn Luther, a part-time programming position.

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Global Tax Management Expands Ability to Deliver Corporate Tax Services Worldwide

NEWS

February 09, 2017

Global Tax Management Expands Ability to Deliver Corporate Tax Services Worldwide

Tax-only services firm Global Tax Management (GTM) has expanded its ability to deliver worldwide tax services to multinational companies by becoming a U.S. partner in WTS Global. Originating in Germany, WTS Global is a leading international tax network of selected independent consulting firms represented in more than 100 countries.

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From the Desktop to the Cloud: Transforming Tax — Best Practices on Tax Collaboration from PPG

NEWS

January 19, 2017

From the Desktop to the Cloud: Transforming Tax — Best Practices on Tax Collaboration from PPG

Part one of this Tax Notes article revealed that advanced collaboration solutions connect the tax department to provide far-reaching benefits. The result is a strategic tax management department that contributes to the achievement of business goals instead of functioning as just a team of isolated number crunchers. In this second article of a two-part series, learn best practices for implementing tax collaboration software, using an example of a project at PPG, a Fortune 200 industrial products company, and commentary from their International Tax Manager, Ken Moran.

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Global Tax Management Welcomes Former Big 4 Director Jim Swanick to its Greater Philadelphia Practice

NEWS

January 12, 2017

Global Tax Management Welcomes Former Big 4 Director Jim Swanick to its Greater Philadelphia Practice

Global Tax Management, Inc. (GTM), is pleased to announce the addition of 25+ year industry veteran Jim Swanick as a Managing Director within its Radnor, PA office, serving Greater Philadelphia. In this role, Jim will oversee engagements for large public multinational companies as GTM’s client base continues to expand in the region.

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Global Tax Management Ranked Among Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania

NEWS

December 01, 2016

Global Tax Management Ranked Among Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania

RADNOR, Pa. (December 1, 2016) — Global Tax Management, Inc. (GTM) has been named among the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for the fourth consecutive year in the Small/Medium companies (25-249 employees) category. The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first statewide rankings of its kind in the country and mirrors […]

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GTM Sells Risk Management Practice

NEWS

October 01, 2016

GTM Sells Risk Management Practice

Global Tax Management (GTM) announced the sale of its Risk Management practice to Reinsel Kuntz Lesher LLP (RKL), Certified Public Accountants & Consultants, of Lancaster, PA. The transaction, effective October 1, 2016, allows GTM to focus exclusively on the delivery of corporate tax services to mid-size and large multinational, public, and Fortune 500 companies.

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Section 754 Elections for Transactions with Partners and Partnerships

NEWS

August 29, 2016

Section 754 Elections for Transactions with Partners and Partnerships

Read this PICPA article on Section 754 from GTM’s Bill Ruffner, CPA, Director of Taxation and member of the Pennsylvania CPA Journal Editorial Board. Bill covers when you need to elect Section 754, who makes the election, and how it effects Section 743 adjustments.

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