LexisNexis to Provide Internal Revenue Service with Customized Tax Research Solutions
LexisNexis Tax Center & LexisNexis Tax Advisor workflow solutions to be integrated throughout agency
August 26, 2014 — NEW YORK - LexisNexis® Legal & Professional announced today that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has awarded the company a multi-year contract to provide the agency with two comprehensive online tax research solutions—LexisNexis® Tax Center and LexisNexis® Tax Advisor-Federal Code. An IRS provider for more than thirty years, LexisNexis will furnish its tax solutions to more than 20,000 IRS staff and agents, enabling them to perform their jobs in a more efficient and comprehensive manner.
The IRS has a wide range of diverse users with unique tax research requirements. The two solutions will assist agency staff in the full analysis of tax returns as part of their audit, collection and assistance processes. Use of these tools will enhance IRS efforts to improve the quality of cases, assist in a more transparent application of the laws, and help front-line assistors resolve taxpayer questions. Users of these research materials include customer service representatives, revenue officers, revenue and international agents, attorneys, and other staff.
LexisNexis Tax Center enables users to streamline research by providing access to several authoritative publishers via one user-friendly interface. This solution combines cases, codes, regulations, IRS rulings and releases, as well as analytical materials from Tax Analysts®, CCH®, Matthew Bender®, BNA®, and LexisNexis—giving users the ability to conduct a single search across all content. Additionally LexisNexisTax Center includes LexisNexis Tax Advisor - Federal Topical, a comprehensive tax encyclopedia with in-depth analysis of all major areas of federal tax law with tips and examples, as well as links to analytical and primary content.
LexisNexis Tax Advisor - Federal Code is a revolutionary federal code-based reporter with access to all Internal Revenue Code materials, including regulations, legislative history, U.S. Code Service annotations, code specific explanations, analytical materials (e.g., treatises and tax conference papers), news and more.
About LexisNexis® Legal & Professional
LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enables professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of Reed Elsevier, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 175 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.