2014 Innovation Award Nominee:
Ask any tax professional and they’ll tell you two things that challenge them day in and day out…they have to be right all of the time and they never seem to have enough time in their day. They’ll also tell you that how they work and the demands of their clients are constantly changing and evolving.
Professionals need tools to help them answers quick questions that clients are asking of them on a daily basis, as well as, check key information to ensure that the work that is being done on behalf of clients is correct. Mistakes are deadly for any professional as it can lead to penalties and interest due on tax owed, not to mention the hit to reputation and business at the end of the day.
CCH Mobile, a part of CCH IntelliConnect, is a valuable research product that keeps critical tax and accounting information in the fingertips of users so they can get answers to complex tax questions and situations they face throughout their day, at anytime from anywhere via their mobile phone or tablet. One innovative feature of CCH Mobile, voice interaction, provides the user with the ability to leverage voice-to-text and text-to-voice to do a number of activities saving professionals valuable time, making it easier for them to get the information and answers they need, and ensuring they are right when their clients expect it.
Here is a taste of what users can do just by using their “voice” in CCH Mobile:
- Tell CCH Mobile to perform key word searches and code section searches for information and answers
- Ask CCH Mobile to read news…and CCH Mobile will read custom new headlines to its user
- Voice commands can also be used to save documents to folders as well as email documents to clients and co-workers (coming next release)
- CCH Mobile can even read specific code sections to you, all you have to do is tell it which ones to read (coming next release)
CCH Mobile is the only mobile app in the tax and accounting market that enables users to simply use their voice to do research, interpret research, leverage the critical answers that CCH delivers and manage documents by either saving the information to folders for later use or emailing the material to others.
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