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|Forging ahead: Q4 2015
Deal value almost doubled in 2015 compared to the previous year, driven mainly by a $31.6 billion third-quarter megadeal. While, activity picks up with a 7.8 percent in volume over the same period.
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|Assessing tax: 2015
Tax rate benchmarking can be an enormously valuable tool for tax executives determined to generate greater value from their tax departments. Assessing tax 2015 includes an analysis of tax rate metrics for the Industrial Manufacturing and Metals industries in addition to helping you to gain meaningful insight into key trends to support business growth.
|Shale gas: Still a boon to US manufacturing?
US shale gas development is maturing swiftly and its momentous growth is not only changing the country’s energy mix, and affecting energy markets globally. It’s also giving US manufacturing a boost through significant cost savings and job creation.
|Tax technology: Creating a strategic asset
How do manufacturing companies use technology in their tax functions? PwC and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) surveyed more than 100 companies to uncover leading practices and challenges in applying technology to the tax function.
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