Sales Tax RADAR Ensure Pinpoint Precision Every Time with Accurate Sales and Use Tax Rates and Taxability Content CCH® Celebrates 100 Years in Tax & Accounting The ever-changing sales and use tax rates and jurisdictional boundaries often make it difficult to stay current — and with the added pressure of having to be right every time, staying current is especially imperative. At CCH®, we ensure you have the products that provide accurate content for your lookup and research needs. With Sales Tax RADAR, you’ll experience one Web-based source to help you work smarter by finding tax and decision-making criteria in a fraction of the time it would take to manually research or use state websites. Sales Tax RADAR Performs above the Rest Lookups Available for Sales Tax RADAR Sales Tax Rates and Decisions Administration Reporting (RADAR) addresses key competitive gaps and offers substantial value at a low cost. Returning all results in customizable output, RADAR provides accurate tax information that can be easily consumed and quickly applied to your business’ needs. With this powerful solution you’ll get: RADAR Rates zz The most accurate content available. zz Fast and easy activation and setup. zz Multistate coverage. zz Rates and Administration — Quickly find detailed sales and use tax rate information for a particular location. zz Rate Changes — Keep up to date with the sales and use tax rate changes in thousands of tax jurisdictions. zz Rate Directory — Generate a list of sales and use tax rates that are summarized at the state, county, city and special district/local level. zz More feature functionality than competitors. RADAR Rates & Taxability zz Quick return on investment. Lookups covering thousands of tax jurisdictions include: Products to Fit Your Business Sales Tax RADAR offers two subscription options to specifically fit your business’ needs. zz RADAR Rates quickly pays for itself in its ability to help prevent costly errors in tax rate and calculation determinations. Search features for Rates and Administration, Rate Changes and Rate Directory ensure you’re current and accurate. zz RADAR Rates & Taxability provides further detailed criteria for researching and reporting on specific products and services. The subscription includes a lookup covering Taxability Changes, as well as the ability to generate a Taxability Matrix. You also have the ability to upload and map product SKUs, which are then available for search purposes. zz Rates, Taxability and Administration — Determine the applicable sales or use tax rate of a specific product or service for a particular place as of a specific date, preparing you in the event of an audit. zz Taxability Changes — Review a list of all product groups and items with taxability changes during a date range. Select specific products or services to view details so you can make changes before an audit happens. zz Taxability Matrix — Easily research whether certain products or services are subject to tax as of a specific date. zz Rate Changes — Keep up to date with the sales and use tax rate changes. zz Rate Directory — Generate a list of sales and use tax rates that are summarized at the state, county, city and special district/local level. Sales Tax RADAR Features and Benefits Sales Tax RADAR’s features offer valuable benefits for the user that solve inefficiency and accuracy challenges. FEATURES BENEFITS Access to reliable sales and use tax rate and taxability content Quickly find applicable tax rates and stay up to date with rate and taxability changes. Answers based on geocodes Access the most accurate information available and ensure data accuracy with address validation, ZIP+4 results and geospatial boundary data. Cloud-based Gain access anywhere, anytime with just an Internet connection. And, no software means you eliminate time and the hassle of maintaining or updating. In addition, an off-site host allows added protection in the event of a catastrophe or power outage. Intuitive screen designs Reduce the training time required with a user-friendly interface. Ability to import locations, SKUs Save time by setting up business locations and storing them in the system, rather than manually typing each address in the search criteria. With the taxability subscription, you can import product SKUs and map them to the appropriate CCH product groups and items. From then on, generate searches based on SKUs rather than referring to CCH groups and items. Customizable result grids Easily tailor search results for your specific needs by filtering, sorting or grouping data, or rearranging grid columns. Integration with Microsoft® Excel® Export important search results to Excel® for audit, billing escalation, Sales Force support, research on a product/service or other purposes. Effective date search Pinpoint rate or taxability information for a specific date or date range, which may be necessary for billing inquiries, audit defense or voluntary disclosure. Rate Directory by location Generate a list of rates for a specific date that’s summarized at the state, county, city and special district/local level. Taxability lookup Make quick and accurate taxability decisions for transactions (e.g., invoicing customers; use tax on purchases). Search with Postal Code or Postal Code +4 Use the full 9-digit ZIP code for a more accurate jurisdictional search. Save commonly used searches Reduce time spent in research and problem escalation by saving a search so it’s easily identified and retrieved later. For More Information CCHGroup.com/SalesTaxRADAR 888-224-7377 All trademarks and copyrights are property of their respective owners. 12/13 2013-0411-13 Join us on at CCHGroup.com/Social ©2013 CCH and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.