Chief Tax Officer Insights


KPMG's Chief Tax Officer (CTO) Insights is designed to highlight top-of-mind issues for tax executives and ways CTOs are addressing these opportunities and challenges. Each edition covers critical information CTOs can leverage to further their organization's tax function. 

Jeffrey C. LeSage

Jeffrey C. LeSage

Americas Vice Chairman, Tax, KPMG LLP (U.S.)

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Latest CTO Insights – Issue Spotlight

April 2019

In this edition of CTO Insights – Issue Spotlight, we share insights on how state tax is becoming an increasingly important component to corporate business strategies and a greater focus in the C-suite, particularly in the age of tax reform.

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The inconsistency of state and local tax regulations has long been a challenge for corporate tax functions. Ever-changing rules and shifts in enforcement trends creates a great deal of complexity for tax planning and compliance. Now, U.S. tax reform is adding to the uncertainty. From the highly publicized changes to state and local income tax deductions to new tax incentives for domestic investment, federal tax reform is sure to have a direct effect on the state corporate tax base.


Chief Tax Officer Insights Videos

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