Illinois DOR Launches Online Portal to Better Serve Local Governments
As part of a larger implementation project for GenTax, Fast Enterprises’ commercial off-the-shelf tax software, the Illinois Department of Revenue implemented a new online MyLocalTax portal, which has increased efficiency and delivers taxpayers better services. The portal provides local government officials with monthly access to financial tax allocation information, which has improved communications and financial control, and has made the information-sharing process more timely and transparent.
Revenue Continues Work On Second Rollout of Modernization Project
The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue is implementing a second rollout of the tax administration solution Pennsylvania Tax Hub (PaTH), which was followed by the launch of the online self-service portal myPaTH. The new user-friendly system eliminates complicated paper filings and is responsible for the collection of more than $750 million in tax revenue. The Department’s use of Fast Enterprises’ tax software, GenTax, has increased efficiency, facilitates improved tax collection, and enhances overall taxpayer services throughout the launch.
Fast Enterprises Ranked as a Top Company for HR by Workforce 100
Fast Enterprises ranked No. 34 on the 2019 Workforce 100 list, which recognizes the company’s high ranking in Human Resources-related areas, such as workplace culture, diversity and inclusion, innovation, and leadership on job review websites like Glassdoor. This high ranking reflects the company’s efforts to provide a healthy, supportive work environment, as well as the emphasis FAST places on taking care of its employees.
Finnish Tax Administration Portal OmaVero Wins Blue Arrow Awards
Finland’s tax administration portal, OmaVero, implemented with Fast Enterprises’ tax software, GenTax, was awarded the Blue Arrow Award for Best Digital Service of the Year, as well as a top rank in Customer Experience. The evaluation included criteria such as improving the lives of users, the service’s relevance to users, and how it differs from the competition or previous versions. The award highlights how much the service is loved by its end users, including consumers, employees, and citizens.
Indiana DOR Announces Partnership with Fast Enterprises
The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) has partnered with Fast Enterprises, LLC to take Indiana to the next level in state tax administration. This partnership will provide Indiana with an entirely new, state-of-the-art technology system for DOR’s customers to file tax returns, make payments, view and manage their business and individual tax accounts.
Fast Enterprises Receives Awards from Great Place to Work and Glassdoor
Fast Enterprises (FAST), a leader in IT software solutions for government agencies, has recently been named the recipient of three awards for workplace excellence. Great Place to Work includes FAST on its lists of Best Workplaces in Technology and Best Workplaces for Diversity and, for the sixth year in a row, FAST has made Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.
New State Tax Collection System Will Leave the Paper Trail Behind
In a few years, the DRA commissioner and her colleagues might be joined by a new ghost when the department’s ancient computer system is finally put to rest, thanks to a $30 million project that will propel New Hampshire’s tax collection system into the 21st century. On Oct. 31, Gov. Chris Sununu and the Executive Council approved a $29,550,000 contract with Fast Enterprises, a Colorado-based company that has set up its GenTax revenue information management systems in more than two dozen states, including Vermont and Massachusetts. While the state’s existing system houses New Hampshire’s three major tax types — business taxes, interest and dividends, and meals and rooms and vehicle rentals — the state’s other taxes are scattered elsewhere.
NH Department of Revenue Announces New State-of-the-Art Revenue Information Management System
The New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration (NHDRA) has entered a contract with Fast Enterprises to modernize all aspects of the tax collection and payment process by establishing a new Revenue Information Management System (RIMS). RIMS will house and consolidate taxpayer data for an all-inclusive view of information and processes with direct online accessibility for taxpayers, practitioners and DRA staff.
NASCIO Recognizes Illinois IDES Project for Outstanding Achievement in Digital Government: Governmen
Eleven exemplary initiatives were chosen as recipients for the National Association of State Chief Information Officers’ (NASCIO) 2018 Recognition Awards for outstanding achievement in information technology in state government.
Recipients were announced this evening during the NASCIO Annual Conference in San Diego. This marks the 30th consecutive year NASCIO has honored outstanding information technology achievements in the public sector through the awards program. Recipients were selected by the NASCIO Awards Committee from a field of more than 100 nominees.