Vertex, Inc. (NASDAQ:VERX) (“Vertex” or the “Company”), a leading provider of tax technology and services, announced it is now offering services to clients and independent members of the BDO Alliance USA as part of its Vendor Marketing Program. The BDO Alliance USA is a nationwide association of independently owned local and regional accounting, consulting and service firms with similar client service goals. Through this alliance, Vertex is making it easier than ever for growing businesses and professional services firms to access its determination and compliance solutions for sales, use and value added taxes (VAT).
“Including Vertex in the Vendor Marketing Program is part of our objective to offer Alliance members a greater competitive advantage by giving them the ability to leverage additional value-added resources like tax automation,” said Rob Merl, practice leader for the BDO Alliance USA’s Business Resource Network. “We strive to establish relationships with product and service providers that can offer the kind of forward-looking capabilities that our Alliance members and their clients need.”
The rapid changes taking place in today's global business environment are having a compounding effect on the complexity of indirect tax management, demanding intelligent solutions that enable businesses to satisfy tax obligations and support growth opportunities. By utilizing Vertex solutions, companies will have the most up-to-date tax rates and rules, providing improved accuracy and reduced audit risk.
“Vertex indirect tax automation will help BDO Alliance firms expand their service offerings and provide solutions for their clients dealing with the complexities of staying up-to-date with multi-state or global tax requirements, as well as help them mitigate the risks of non-compliance,” said Bradd Wildstein, vice president of channel sales. “We are excited to work together with BDO Alliance USA to offer our tax software as part of its Vendor Marketing Program, giving customers more time to focus on driving their own business success.”
The BDO Alliance USA is a nationwide association of independently owned local and regional accounting, consulting and service firms with similar client service goals. The BDO Alliance USA presents an opportunity for these firms, by accessing the resources of BDO USA, LLP and other Alliance members, to expand services to clients without jeopardizing our existing relationships or our autonomy. The BDO Alliance USA was developed to provide member firms with an alternative strategy for gaining competitive advantage in the face of a changing business landscape. Participants in its Vendor Marketing and Software Publisher Programs includes non-member firms that serve as vendors providing additional products and services to member firms and their clients. The BDO Alliance USA is a subsidiary of BDO USA, LLP, a Delaware limited liability partnership.
Vertex, Inc. is a leading global provider of indirect tax software and solutions. The company’s mission is to deliver the most trusted tax technology enabling global businesses to transact, comply and grow with confidence. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for every major line of indirect tax, including sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. Headquartered in North America, and with offices in South America and Europe, Vertex employs over 1,100 professionals and serves companies across the globe.