Episode 37: The evolution of accounting technology over the last 40 years with Dr. Chandra Bhansali

In this episode, Dr. Chandra Bhansali, recognized as one of the Top 100 influential people within the accounting profession by Accounting Today, shares how his company revolutionized the accounting profession by introducing computerized tax filing and payroll as a revenue stream. 

With a Ph.D. in Engineering and his wife with an advanced degree in Mathematics, together they co-founded AccountantsWorld. Together they introduced the first Windows-based professional tax system in the 1990s and continue to be at the forefront of technology within the accounting profession.

In this episode you will learn:

  1. The beginnings of computerized tax filing before it became mainstream
  2. Why the technology of today has created revolutionary opportunities for accountants to generate revenue
  3. Why passion is the key to a successful career (and the fountain of youth)

Resources mentioned in this episode:

  1. Chandra Bhansali's LinkedIn
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