New Delhi, May 25, 2017: India’s leading GST compliance enabler, EasemyGST, and Microsoft India, today, announced a strategic alliance to enable customers to comply with the Goods and Services Tax in a secure and comprehensive manner. Through this alliance, customers will now have a simple and affordable platform that will ease their GST requirements, thus, saving them from the expense of separate compliance products.
EasemyGST is a cloud-based comprehensive GST compliance platform that integrates with ERP, accounting systems and spreadsheets on enterprise end and GSTN on the other end, to upload invoices, reconcile and file returns. EasemyGST will integrate its solution with Microsoft’s key business products including Office 365, Dynamics Navision and Axapta. EasemyGST is also powered by Microsoft Azure running from India data centres to ensure data sovereignty. Through this integration, businesses will be able to transition quickly and seamlessly.
Speaking about the partnership, Bertrand Launay, COO – Microsoft India, said, “In our pursuit to empower our customers with technologies that can ease business processes and complement their growth trajectory, we have collaborated with EasemyGST. The integration of EasemyGST with Office 365 enables customers to become GST compliant in a timely and effortless fashion. Microsoft’s trusted cloud principles will further ensure security and better control of the tool for the businesses and enable them to be a part of this new wave of tax transformation further facilitating the government’s Digital India initiative. “
Ashish Mittal, Co-Founder, EasemyGST said, “Our partnership with Microsoft India goes a long way in fulfilling our promise of providing the most secure, comprehensive and robust GST integration to the SMEs of India. EasemyGST’s integration to Microsoft products means that businesses need not be worried about complex GST software and continue using Microsoft Office 365 as the front-end for invoice upload and reconciliation of their transactions for GST.”
EasemyGST is available for businesses today and its integration with Microsoft Office 365 will be ready before GST is rolled out. EasemyGST will be available for customers, as an add-in to Microsoft’s Office 365, and as a connector for Microsoft Dynamics Navision and Microsoft Dynamics Axapta.
About Microsoft India
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Microsoft set up its India operations in 1990. Today, Microsoft entities in India have over 8,000 employees, engaged in sales and marketing, research and development and customer services and support, across 11 Indian cities – Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. Microsoft offers its global cloud services from local datacenters to accelerate digital transformation across Indian start-ups, businesses, and government agencies. In 2016, Microsoft opened one of its eight Cyber Security Engagement Centers in the country, to address security needs of both public and private sectors.
EasemyGST is secure web and mobile-based platform, which is synchronised with the GSTN (government’s database) to standardise and streamline all the tax work for an active tax management.
EasemyGST, Founded by Mr Prashant Lohia and Mr Ashish Mittal, EasemyGST platform provides world-class tax compliance technology infrastructure to businesses. Prashant is a leading chartered accountant and Ashish Mittal is a technology expert having worked with IT majors such as Google, Microsoft and Oracle.
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