This survey, conducted in collaboration with PwC, evaluated manufacturers' tax functions and examined how they are positioned with respect to leading tax technology practices, where they stand in terms of adopting and enabling tax technology initiatives, the operational challenges they are facing, their satisfaction with existing technology; and where they stand with respect to developing a tax technology strategy.
The 3rd Annual MAPI Supplier Relationship Management Forum is designed specifically for senior SRM managers and directors across manufacturing.The goal of this one-day forum is to bring together purchasing executives to share best practices in a candid, closed door, idea exchange.
The EPA's Clean Power Plan creates winners and losers, with anticipated advantages for the environment but higher electricity costs and lower GDP relative to baseline forecasts. Two dozen states have already filed lawsuits over the plan and the House passed two joint resolutions to kill it.
Following is an analysis from Daniel J. Meckstroth, Ph.D., vice president and chief economist at the MAPI Foundation, the research affiliate of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation, regarding the December 2015 Institute for Supply Management report.