CCH: A Reporter's Resource

CCH has been tracking, explaining, and analyzing tax and business law for 90 years, since the days of the first federal income tax law. About 700 in-house legal and accounting professionals cover new developments and content for an extensive line of publications, software, and on-line services used by accounting, legal, human resources, securities, health care, financial service and insurance professionals, government organizations, and small business owners.

Services for Reporters

Reporters can depend on CCH for help in preparing stories on tax, personal finance and business law topics.

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We provide timely assistance in these areas:

  • Fast access to knowledgeable experts and analysts
  • Research support
  • Reference materials
  • Fact checking
  • E-mail news service
  • Historical data
  • Annual survey on the cost of employee absenteeism
  • Annual state consumer taxes survey
  • CCH Whole Ball of Tax packet for tax season
  • CCH Tax Guide for Journalists
  • CCH Journalists' Guide to Writing About Securities

CCH can offer assistance on many topics, including:

  • Federal taxes
  • State taxes
  • Tax legislation
  • Small business taxation
  • Tax planning
  • Tax preparation and filing
  • Tax statistics
  • International taxes, treaties
  • Tax forms
  • Tax history
  • Estate planning
  • Wills and trusts
  • Retirement
  • Investments
  • Managed care
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Healthcare compliance and fraud
  • Health care trends and reform
  • Social Security
  • Pensions and 401(k)s
  • Employment practices
  • Worker absenteeism
  • Employee/employer trends
  • Compensation and payroll
  • Small business practices
  • Performance evaluation
  • Workplace safety
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Sexual harassment
  • Securities
  • Banking and mortgage law
  • State and federal insurance law
  • Federal bankruptcy and consumer credit
  • Franchising
  • Government contracting
  • OSHA

For assistance with stories, including interviews with CCH subject experts, contact:

  • Leslie Bonacum at 847-267-7153
  • Neil Allen at 847-267-2179
  • Or send an e-mail to

Request important information, reference materials from CCH

To receive a free copy of the CCH Tax Guide for Journalists or the CCH Journalists' Guide to Writing About Securities, click here.