USA GAME CHAN GE R OF THE YEAR (HUMAN SERVIC ES) - AC C ENTUR E SOF TWA R E
Accenture Software for Health and Human Services provides flexible, adaptable, standardsbased solutions that support service delivery to citizens across multiple government agencies' programs, service providers and service delivery models while preserving existing IT investments.
proven integrated eligibility solution that helps states reduce risks, lower costs, and deliver compliance at speed.
Accenture Software is helping transform the way Americans access health and social benefits—dramatically improving the speed of assistance, connecting solutions across different needs, and ultimately helping citizens find the path to self-sufficiency faster.
s Accenture Public Service Platform (APSP). A service-oriented architecture (SOA) technology platform that helps public agencies modernize and integrate systems in record time. Built on open standards and aligned with dozens of government and industry standards, APSP empowers public agencies to implement SOA in weeks. With pre-built and tested connectors to dozens of third-party software products, it allows states to preserve their existing technology investments. Over 56 million citizens in the United States have access to services delivered on APSP.
From introducing no-touch processing and real-time data verification, to integrating systems and unlocking the power of data sharing between government agencies and programs, this innovative software positions organizations to simultaneously reduce costs, errors, and fraud while delivering better service to citizens.
The suite includes:
The Accenture Human Services Suite is redefining human services delivery in the United States. With more families than ever relying on social and government health programs, government agencies have come under pressure to meet the increased demand. Designed to assist states in managing a wide array of citizen services in an integrated manner, the suite breaks down traditional program silos, cuts technology and operation costs, and enables government entities to help families in need faster.
s Accenture Benefits Management System (ABMS). An integrated citizen-focused solution supporting a wide range of assistance programs. ABMS uses flexible, proven business rules and workflow-driven processes to provide streamlined eligibility determination, benefits delivery and case management. Results include increased case worker efficiency, support for changes required by federal legislation, and creation of a foundation for multi-channel interaction with social welfare clients.
The Accenture Human Services Suite provides a complete software foundation for integrated service delivery, helping agencies provide better citizen service, handle higher caseloads, and improve efficiencies. Combining an integration platform with a benefits management system for caseworkers and a self-service portal for citizens, the suite offers a
s Accenture Citizen Self-Service Portal (ACSSP). A web portal that enables citizens to self-screen their eligibility for benefits, submit applications, and manage their benefits with simple-to-use online tools. For many clients, ACSSP provides the first real-time, anytime access to application and case interaction.
MEXICO TAX LIT IGAT ION L AW F I RM OF TH E YEAR, ARIA S, MEURINNE Y RODRÍGUEZ, S.C.
In Arias, Meurinne y Rodriguez we create unique solutions, for unique legal problems. ARIAS, MEURINNE Y RODRÍGUEZ, S.C. Prol. Paseo de la Reforma 1236, 5° piso Col. Santa Fe, 05348, México, D.F. Tel  (55) 5280 5240
Unique solutions, for unique legal problems In Arias, Meurinne y Rodríguez we provide original, straightforward and solid solutions to the most complex litigation and consultation problems regarding Tax, Administrative and Constitutional Law trusted to us by our international and national Clientele. This is what Chambers and Partners expreses of the Firm: "This firm has had a strong year in the tax field, with sources describing the 16-strong practice as having "exceptional capacity, unmatched quality and an ample understanding of the tax market." The team is also praised for its creative and confident approach, coupled with its disposition towards negotiation. It advises clients across a range of fields, including automotive, aviation, construction, retail and telecoms. Partner Luis Meurinne manages the planning and consultation aspects of the practice. Sources praise his "considerable tax knowledge, vast experience and total focus on the client." Partner Pedro Arias Garrido heads the litigation side of the practice and is noted as "a very good litigator, academic yet direct." The Law Firm's Tax, Administrative and Constitutional litigation practice, is built around four partners each of whom has at least 20 years of experience in Court and
who personally develop and implement the best possible legal strategies in order to increase our Clients possibilities of success. Since we participate in an average of 300 plus high-profile Tax, Administrative and Constitutional cases every year, some of them making even headline news, we have accumulated the experience to deal with the most wide array of problems. We make it our business to understand the business of each of our Clients, their goals and needs, tailoring individual solutions for each one of them. The Law Firm is specially adept at dealing with court cases involving International Tax issues, such as Double Taxation Conventions and national provisions with international effect. The Firm has won recently leading tax cases dealing with tough interpretation issues, such as antiavoidance provisions set forth in the Income Tax Law, specifically dealing with interest in alleged back to back situations and also a case dealing with the deemed repayment of capital from a Permanent Establishment to its Head Office. Being fully aware of how Courts interpret the Law, we are able to provide the most sound legal counsel on consultation and Tax consequences of business planning, including counselling before Tax Authorities during audits. Arias, Meurinne y Rodríguez is being recognized by Acquisition International as the Local Tax Firm of the Year - Mexico. This award makes each member of our Firm double our commitment to our clients and the purveyance of services of the highest quality.
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