(RIVERWOODS, IL, March 2, 2016) — Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting today announced it has been selected by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to provide tax law and expert guidance and analysis handbooks to support the agency’s staff in their research responsibilities. The IRS is supplying its agents and other staffers throughout the country with these Wolters Kluwer tax publications:
The Internal Revenue Code and Income Tax Regulations guides will be utilized by IRS researchers as a portable solution for referencing the official law and interpretations to validate their tax positions. The US Master Tax Guides will be available to field agents who require quick, easy to understand answers to tax questions. Last August, it was announced that the IRS chose to continue its decade-long partnership with Wolters Kluwer for delivering comprehensive sales tax rate and taxability tables to help millions across the country prepare their tax returns (press release).
About Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting is a leading provider of software solutions and local expertise that helps tax, accounting, and audit professionals research and navigate complex regulations, comply with legislation, manage their businesses and advise clients with speed, accuracy and efficiency.
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting is part of Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL), a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2015 annual revenues of €4.2 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide.
Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).