WHY AKORE® PRODUCTS
- Innovative Software Solutions has been one of the leading Fuel Tax Consulting and Commercial Software Development Services since 1993. Commercial Excise Tax Software Filing systems developed by ISS have supported over $1 Billion in Excise and Sales Tax compliance tracking and filings.
We didn't just re-create computer programs to move data around, we don't force customers to do business our way, we simply listened to our customers and invented a new and innovative Tax Compliance Software solution and its surrounded by an entire suite of AKORE® Commercial Tax products,
The AKORE® Tax Software brand includes:
AKORE® TaxCRM - a powerful CRM product for Tax Analyst to store and track electronically customer contracts and exemptions.
Akore® TaxCalendar Software is a Global Tax Calendar solution used around the world hosted by our AKORE® CLOUD™. AKORE TaxCalendar is recognized as the leading Tax Calendar product on the market today. Track any type of tax return, business license with full support for any tax type including Excise, Property, VAT, Sales and Use.
Start using the AKORE® FTPLUS® Motor Fuel Tax Compliance solution today and see how you take advantage of all AKORE® commercial tax products working together.
500+ Fuel, Sales & Use and Environmental forms in AKORE® TAXContent™
Be Ready in all 50 States using AKORE®
AKORE Software Products Offer the Complete Tax Solution:
- Fuel Tax Compliance
- Fuel Tax Determination
- Certificate Management
Stop wasting your budget on professional services and get your guarantee in writing. Use our Patent Pending AKORE® Matrix™ Tool, simplify compliance rules with guaranteed no programming.
* Over 229 Trillion Gallons filed by Companies using AKORE®.
* The AKORE team is known for fast and reliable implementations.
* Advanced technology provides both Tax Compliance and Determination.
* SAP Partner with the AKORE solutions used by companies for Fuel Transactions, Sales Tax , Pricing and Lubes.
* Be 100% prepared for any Audit using AKORE®.
* Built-in Document Management at no additional charge.
* Store filed returns, customer license, E-file confirmations, work papers, etc.
* Record every modification, see the old value, new value, who did it and why.
NUSTAR ENERGY L.P using AKORE® Fuel Tax Compliance, AKORE® TaxCalendar and AKORE® TaxCRM Certificate Management
NuStar currently has approximately 8,700 miles of pipeline and 79 terminal and storage facilities that store and distribute crude oil, refined products and specialty liquids. The partnership’s combined system has approximately 94 million barrels of storage capacity at its facilities around the world, and NuStar has operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Netherlands, including St. Eustatius in the Caribbean, and the United Kingdom.
KPMG, Tracy Davis, Transaction Tax Systems Leadership
“AKORE FTPLUS has all the fuel tax software capabilities we look for in a commercial product.”
HOLLYFRONTIER, Leslie Simmons Vice President Taxation
Today HollyFrontier is relying on the AKORE software in every aspect of researching, preparing and filing our mission critical ExSTARS, State and Federal Fuel Tax returns. The AKORE software products are built into almost every process we have within our tax department and have now reduced our time to file by 50%”.
AKORE® is a simple to use and yet an extremely scalable long term commercial solution and will provide signature ready to file Excise and Motor Fuel Tax returns for Federal,all 50 U.S. States, Canada and ExSTARS. The software package contains over 400 plus ready to file Fuel and Environmental Excise Tax Returns and every return schedule is always included.
- We no longer just do Fuel Tax returns, customers are now using the AKORE® software for Sales and Use Tax.
- Mobilize your Tax Department using our Cloud solution that runs on any device including Mac®, Android®, Ipad® , Iphone®,.
- ISS offers the software as an On Premise Solution or a Cloud solution using the #1 Cloud Hosting company RackSpace. Always a 100% customer choice , same software, same price.
- Get Started now and find out why Customers are both choosing and switching to the AKORE® Team.
The AKORE® CLOUD™ is built using cutting edge technology used by the largest companies in the world with the strictest security policies, restrictions and regulations.
Securely and easily runs on any device including PCs, smart phones, tablets and Macs.
U.S. based fully managed Tier 4 Data Center providing full Disaster Recovery
Highest Level of availability with 24x7x365 support.
Full Compliance (Hippa/PCI), SAS 70 Type II Certification and SSAE 16 Type II Certification.
- Break the Cloud performance barrier using AKORE's cutting edge technology and load hundreds of thousands of tax return transactions in seconds even while flying at 38,000 feet.
Whether you are using a software package that is just not working out or using an in-house built solution, we realize cost and time are the major constraints to upgrading your software package. ISS will do whatever it takes to get your data ready for filing in the most cost effective way possible. If you already have data extract processes in place, many times we can easily redirect those data extracts right into AKORE and be up and running within weeks.
FEATURES & BENEFITS OF AKORE® FUEL TAX COMPLIANCE
500+ Fuel and Environmental along with Sales & Use RETURNS, over 6000 RESEARCH DOCUMENTS in our TAX Content Database.
▿The AKORE Forms Group continues to work each and everyday adding Fuel, Excise and Environmental Returns to our Tax Compliance Catalog.
BUILT-IN DOCUMENTS MANAGEMENT TOOL FOR ALL RETURNS
▿Auto Archive Your Completed Returns
▿Upload and save your return preparation work papers
▿Attach proof of filing
47+ point Error Validation inspection. We work closely with the States and all Tax Jurisdictions to make sure your returns process error free.
AUTOMATED FEDERAL 720 ESTIMATED TAX AND RETURNS BUILT-IN
▿Multiple Reports designed by Federal Tax experts to determine the 720 Estimated Liability.
▿720 Estimated Payment vouchers
▿Complete 720 form populated in seconds
▿Actively monitored for changes and updated at least once every year
BUILT-IN AKORE TaxCalendar Features and Workflow
▿Start managing your due dates using the TaxCalendar Dashboard
WE SPECIALIZE IN ALL EXCISE TAX.
▿Quickly adding to our catalog of Sales and Use Tax Returns for all 50 States.
▿Our Tax Specialist work in all areas of Excise Tax including Alcohol and Tobacco.
▿AKORE's Tax Compliance software is not limited to Fuel Tax but has been designed to handle any type Excise Tax and is therefore recognized as the complete solution for Excise Tax Compliance.
GUARANTEED TO REDUCE YOUR TIME TO FILE
▿Our customers tell us they are seeing a 50% reduction in both preparation and filing time once they started using the automated AKORE Excise Tax Compliance Software.
▿ We have listened to Tax Departments for over 24 years and it shows users save time and money using the Tax Compliance Software product.
▿ Our senior level implementation team will find ways to automate previous manual processes.
DATA INTERFACES TO LOAD SOURCE TRANSACTIONS FROM ANYWHERE
▿Load data from any file source and use the AKORE software to build your own reusable templates
▿Consolidate data from any source, SAP, SQL, Dynamics, Oracle, Toptech,
Right Angle, Allegro,Fuel Quest , PDI, etc into one consolidated filing using AKORE.
AKORE HAS THE REPORTS YOU NEED OUR WE WILL ADD THEM AT NO CHARGE
▿Sales Reports, Purchase Reports, Audit Reports, Federal Deposit Reports and more already built-in.
▿In AKORE you can build custom reports but you don't have to. Need a report that is not already on the menu ? We will build it for you at no charge and add it to our standard set of reports.
TURNKEY SOLUTION FOR QUICK IMPLEMENTATIONS
▿Cut your Fuel Tax Compliance implementation by time using the AKORE quick start program.
▿Preloaded Forms, Rates, Rules and maximum scalability allow us to implement quickly
▿24 Years Tax Technology is proven experience during any implementation.
▿Work with leading Fuel Tax Industry consultants with experience dating back to 1993.
SIGNATURE READY TO FILE RETURNS USING THE DASHBOARD VIEW FOR STATES AND FEDERAL
▿View all Inventory, Schedule and Tax return data in one centralized location
▿Review, file and submit for each specific state and federal return
▿Reconcile and recalculate as necessary
PRE-BUILT ERP INTEGRATION FOR SAP AND POPULAR RISK MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
▿Built-in ERP Integration tools
▿Scheduled automated integration processes or manual on-demand execution
CORE FEATURES AND BENIFITS OF AKORE FUEL TAX COMPLIANCE
▿Intelligent Error Management Logic instilled at various key process points;
▿Inventory Management Tools
▿Document Management System
▿Ability to Generate EDI, XML, Excel or Paper Return Files
▿File Certified ExSTARS, TOR, & State and Federal Returns
▿Preloaded Federal and State Data
PROVEN INTERNAL AUDIT READY SECURITY
▿Regulatory & Management Reports
▿Security Console allows flexibility for various Roles and Assignments
▿Automatic Audit Trail