DMA – DuCharme, McMillen & Associates, a proudly employee-owned company, has been partnering with many of North America’s largest companies since 1972 to solve their corporate tax challenges. Focusing on six key areas of corporate taxation – property tax, sales/use and commodity tax, state income and franchise tax, tax technology, crown royalties, and unclaimed property – DMA professionals assist companies throughout the U.S. and Canada with minimizing their taxes, enhancing the efficiency of their tax administration through industry-leading technology solutions, and managing their tax compliance obligations.
With our technological expertise, DMA can help your company reduce costs, make better use of administrative resources, and minimize human errors. Our experience with all major Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and transaction tax software systems enables us to help you implement new systems or update and realign what you already have to meet current business requirements.
Implementation and System Optimization
Whether you have a specific internal implementation issue to resolve or need comprehensive turnkey services, DMA's technical and tax teams are prepared to tackle your project on time and on budget. We have extensive experience with Vertex implementation and Vertex integration projects including:
Vertex Sales Tax L Series, Q Series, and O Series services
Vertex Communication Tax Q Series
Tax/eCommerce Integration services
Tax/SAP Integration Services
Tax/Oracle Integration Services
Tax/Lawson Integration Services
Tax/JD Edwards Integration Services
Tax/Baan Integration Services
Other Tax/ERP and financial accounting systems integration services
Over time, demands on a business change and the current installation of your transactional tax software may no longer be aligned with the needs of the business. DMA regularly assists clients with the identification of performance gaps leading to the formulation and execution of a plan to not only bridge these gaps but also create a dynamic environment that can readily adapt to future changes.
Optimize your Vertex Sales Tax L Series, Q Series, and O Series systems with:
On-site tax system assessments and business readiness reviews
On-site training on Vertex Sales Tax L Series and Q Series Products
Custom Tax Integration API Development
Tax/eCommerce Development and Integration Services
Tax/Legacy Data Conversion Services
DMA has developed a collection of aftermarket utility software applications specifically designed to complement your Vertex system. These utilities are used to extend the reach of your system into additional areas of compliance, internal reporting, audit defense, file and data management as well as the automation of your system implementation.
Our tax professionals go far beyond normal sales/use tax systems training, extending it to share information with the class relative to the integration of the customer’s sales/use tax system with their ERP system.
Clients can select from a variety of U.S. sales/use tax and Canadian commodity services, including:
Overpayment reviews and refund filing
Audit services, including managed audits and audit assessment reduction
Compliance services, including return preparation, return filing and tax bill payment
Managed compliance agreement services
Development of direct pay percentages
Compliance software consulting
Strategic consulting, including research and planning