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Join the Top Minds in IRS compliance for Two Days of Learning, Networking and Problem Solving

Sovos Compliance is providing an exciting opportunity to learn, connect, and grow as a tax professional. Through a series of thought-provoking seminars, speeches, and networking events, you can position yourself for success in the field as you meet and share your experiences with industry colleagues from across the globe.

Tax regulations frequently change and it can be tough to stay on top of all the new adjustments. The Sovos GCS: 1099 & AEOI will offer attendees an inside look at industry best practices, pending developments, and unrivaled networking opportunities.

Join us in Baltimore on October 19-20 for this innovative experience. We have limited space and the date is closely approaching. Register today to reserve your spot!



“I’ve been in tax for 30 years. I’ve never seen in my professional life such evolution of tax at this pace, ever.”
Chief Tax Officer

Highlighted Sessions

“Ninety countries have signed up for CRS, and every country can have a different spin. Just that is a nightmare. How do we manage this?”
Chief Financial Officer


Andy Hovancik
Andy HovancikKeynote
Andy Hovancik serves as Sovos Compliance President and Chief Executive Officer, guiding the company’s mission to safeguard over 4,500 clients from their demanding tax compliance and reporting obligations. Andy joined the company in January 2013 and has over 25 years of experience leading technology companies in the software, services and manufacturing industries. Mr. Hovancik spent more than 15 years in regulatory, compliance and educational software in a broad range of senior leadership roles. Andy holds a BA in Business Management & Marketing from Cornell University and an MBA from Tulane University.
Cheryl Riedlinger
Cheryl RiedlingerIndustry Keynote
Attorney Cheryl Riedlinger is a seasoned veteran in the tax regulation field, gaining expertise through advising various organizations as a bank tax counsel. She works primarily with trade associations, financial institutions, and corporations, offering high-level consulting on various tax-related matters. Cheryl is widely published in numerous journals and is a frequent speaker at industry conventions.
Glen Hiemstra
Glen HiemstraIndustry Keynote
A visionary in identifying future trends, Glen Hiemstra is the founder and owner of, a renowned publication. He has built a wildly successful career providing future-oriented consulting to various organizations – including the likes of Microsoft and Boeing – and governments, aiming to help them craft “the preferred future.” Glen is also an accomplished speaker, garnering widespread acclaim from his numerous appearances.
Jeff Cronin
Jeff CroninFeatured Industry Speaker
A 25-year veteran of software design, Jeff Cronin serves as Sovos’ Vice President of Product Management. He heads a team of innovators who design and develop new product lines geared to combat noncompliance. Jeff has filled leadership roles for other organizations in the tech industry and is an expert at software development for businesses.

Scott Freedman
Scott FreedmanFeatured Industry Speakers
Sovos’ director of product strategy Scott Freedman has over 15 years of experience in strategic marketing and product strategy. His expertise stems from his time spent working in the B2B software sector, working for organizations that provide SaaS solutions, and providing business consulting to Fortune 500 companies. In addition to his accomplished career in marketing and product strategy, Scott has a background in law and holds a JD.
“It’s really the challenge of dealing with these multiple jurisdictions: There’s no standard way of reporting. Everybody’s different, submitting changes at the last minute. That’s the hardest part around this. It’s only going to get worse.”
Senior Vice President, Tax

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