New CCH Newsletter Saves Manufacturers Time, Money

(Riverwoods, ILL., February 20, 2001) – Faced with multiple taxing jurisdictions and every conceivable type of tax, manufacturers and their tax advisors now have a time and money-saving ally to monitor and explain the complicated environment they face. CCH INCORPORATED (CCH), a leading provider of tax and business information and software, now offers Manufacturers’ Tax Alert, a monthly newsletter providing concise analysis of breaking developments in state, federal and international taxes that have a direct impact on manufacturing. (Available in print or on the Internet. To order, call CCH at 1-800-449-8114 or visit the CCH online store at For your review, a free issue is also available at

The Alert focuses on timely coverage of new laws, regulations and pending legislation, as well as early warning reports on new state and local enforcement programs, so manufacturers can stay on top of developments and avoid unpleasant compliance surprises.

The Alert features proven tactics from leading practitioners on how to slash the multitude of taxes manufactures pay – sales and use, corporate income, franchise, property and others – and delivers practical interpretations of the latest court rulings and administrative decisions.

Practical Focus, Useful Features

Manufacturers’ Tax Alert provides coverage of all major taxation issues that affect manufacturing firms, in addition to tips for reducing compliance headaches, dealing with auditors and reducing tax expenses. Subscribers learn how to challenge tax levies, negotiate settlements and win appeals.

The editors of the Alert seek out, analyze and report on practical applications of hot trends, changing tax laws, case material and tax-saving practices. Articles and comments from nationally known tax practitioners and readers provide valuable insight and ideas from peers and respected leaders in the state tax community. Tax saving tips, cautions and real-world examples help save on taxes and assist in avoiding penalties.

Every issue of the Alert is packed with useful features that save subscribers time, often in the form of charts and tables of quick-reading answers on how various jurisdictions treat hot tax topics. "State Updates" give summary information on changes and trends in each state. "State Profiles" inform subscribers how specific states treat tax laws in their jurisdiction, with a different state profiled in each issue. "Case Summaries" provide non-technical summaries of cases and their implications.

Citations to primary source material provide readers with references to support reported information, while conference, trade show and training schedules allow subscribers to stay informed of continuing education offered by professional tax organizations.

Availability and Pricing

For more information or to subscribe to Manufacturers’ Tax Alert, contact CCH at 1-800-449-8114 or visit the CCH online store at One-year price for the print version is $297 plus applicable tax, shipping and handling; on the Internet the Alert is $397. Special pricing discounts apply when the Alert is purchased with other CCH publications.


CCH INCORPORATED, headquartered in Riverwoods, Ill., was founded in 1913 and has served four generations of business professionals and their clients. The company produces more than 700 electronic and print products for the tax, legal, securities, insurance, human resources, health care and small business markets. CCH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wolters Kluwer U.S. The CCH web site can be accessed at The CCH Federal and State Tax Group web site can be accessed at

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