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Chilean compliance – a bureaucratic minefield to navigate

by Lucy Ashdown 9. September 2014 07:48 AM
Similar to Brazil and Mexico before it, Chile is set to introduce an electronic mandate for all its tax documents. Lucy Ashdown examines the requirements and the complexities for supplier onboarding, folio numbers and digitally signed notifications. [More]
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e-Invoicing progress in Mexico and beyond: bridging the cultural gap

by Charles Bryant 4. September 2014 09:06 AM
Tungsten's European Affairs Advisor Charles Bryant reports back from AMEXIPAC's 1st International Electronic Tax and Invoice Forum and suggests ways to better enable full e-Invoicing adoption across the globe. [More]
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The GPO: a new breed of superhero

by John Hall 29. August 2014 04:31 AM
Much like Spider-Man relies on his webs, wit and Spidey-sense, a Global Process Owner (GPO) requires a unique range of skills and attributes to flourish [More]
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What a difference a mandate makes

by Danny Thompson 21. August 2014 10:04 AM
Tungsten Network and sharedserviceslink’s research into the Purchase-to-Pay Global Process Owner (GPO) revealed that only 26% of people in the role can fully enforce the process they’re responsible for managing. While it’s commendable that many organisations now have a GPO in place, it’s essential for that person to be able to enforce process compliance. [More]
Henning Holter. Click to know more about author.

Chancellor George Osborne puts SME financing on the legislative agenda, and traditional banks on the back foot

by Henning Holter 6. August 2014 06:57 AM
UK Chancellor George Osborne today announced plans to compel traditional banks to refer businesses to alternative lenders. We are pleased to see forthcoming legislation will force banks that reject loan applications from SMEs to direct them to other sources of finance. [More]
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The CFDI: a smart way to e-Invoice and an even smarter way to collect taxes

by Lucy Ashdown 31. July 2014 06:36 AM
In her second post on Latin American tax compliance, Tungsten Network’s Compliance Manager Lucy Ashdown takes us on a tour through Mexico’s new electronic invoicing landscape. [More]
Henning Holter. Click to know more about author.

Banks beware: SME-friendly bill removes barriers to alternative finance

by Henning Holter 24. July 2014 04:09 AM
Small businesses have had it tough recently, with UK SMEs alone owed around £40bn in late payments. Luckily life's about to get a little easier due to new legislation that enables better access to alternative sources of finance. [More]
Chaz Sarathchandra. Click to know more about author.

Tungsten in the news

by Chaz Sarathchandra 11. July 2014 09:02 AM
Tungsten has been hitting the headlines again recently. From broadsheets to industry websites, journalists and analysts have been talking about our progress towards creating the world’s largest electronic trading network. [More]
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Welcome to Brazil: the land of samba, caipirinhas and e-Invoicing

by Lucy Ashdown 9. July 2014 09:05 AM
In the first of a series of posts about Latin American tax compliance, Tungsten Network’s Compliance Manager Lucy Ashdown talks us through the intricacies of Brazilian tax law, and explains why Brazil is a world leader in electronic invoicing. [More]