James Baird, director of information protection and compliance for TransCentra,
a leading provider of billing and payment software and services, will
provide insight on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) Publication 1075
during a WSATA Conference breakout session.
About TransCentraNorcross, Ga.
||Sept. 9, 2014|
|1 p.m. MDT|
|245 S. Capitol Blvd.|
|TransCentra helps states and municipalities across the country
comply with Publication 1075 and other industry requirements for
data file security and data encryption. Baird will detail these
standards and provide an overview of the company’s methods for
managing the Information Security Management System (ISMS) to
include proper policy, processes and technology controls across an
enterprise. As a leading tax form processor, TransCentra helps
clients drive tax revenue collection, ensuring speed and accuracy
while preventing fraud.
Publication 1075 is part of the IRS’ Safeguard Program, which
provides guidance to ensure federal, local and state agencies, as
well as agents and contractors, properly protect federal tax
information received. The document addresses the managerial,
operational and technical security controls that must be
implemented, and a revised version became effective on Jan. 1, 2014.
Baird has more than 18 years of experience, specializing in
establishing and maturing information security programs and managing
secure IT operations in both the private and public sectors. Baird
is on the advisory board for the Atlanta SecureWorld Expo, and for
more than eight years has participated annually on panels at the
event, either as a participant or moderator. He is a recognized
industry speaker and author, contributing to several industry trade
publications and journals.
|The WSATA Conference, organized by the Western States Association of
Tax administrators, will take place Sept. 7-10, 2014. The event will
bring together professionals to cover topics including uniform and
equitable laws, rules, procedures and documentation dealing with the
treatment of taxable and nontaxable transactions, and the exchange
of information among caucus members.
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industry leader in innovative multichannel billing and payment
is trusted by many of the largest and most
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For TransCentraSheryl Gudelsky
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