CCH, BBD, to Offer Domestic Outsource Solution

(RIVERWOODS, ILL., November 28, 2006) – CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business, and BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc., a subsidiary of Berrios & Associates, Inc., today announced a partnership to offer a domestic service solution for accounting professionals who need to outsource some or all of their work during the busy tax and extension seasons.  Users of CCH ProSystem fx Outsource will have the option of electronically sending tax return information to the dedicated team at BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc., whose headquarters is located in New York, N.Y., where the returns will be processed on ProSystem fx Tax software. CCH is a leading provider of tax and accounting information, software and services (CCHGroup.com).

“Clients continue to want the benefits of ProSystem fx Outsource using a domestic provider.  With this partnership, we’re able to meet this expanded demand,” said Mike Gamble, CCH product manager.

“With BBD, we will continue to offer the same quality and ease-of-use features as our traditional ProSystem fx Outsource service,” Gamble added.

“With extensive knowledge in the preparation of federal tax returns as well as state returns for all 50 states, for both individuals and business returns, BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc. is uniquely qualified to offer this outsourcing service, which is backed by our 20 years of experience as a high quality tax preparation firm,” said Maureen Berrios, president of BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc. “CCH’s software for accounting professionals is known for its service accuracy and efficiency, making this product and personnel partnership a true win for accounting professionals.”

About ProSystem fx Outsource

ProSystem fx Outsource streamlines tax return processing and saves money. Firms reduce or eliminate the costs of peak season overtime and the recruitment and training costs of seasonal staffing. In addition, firms using Outsource are able to focus current staff on higher value tasks and increase staff morale and productivity by reducing long work hour requirements. With ProSystem fx Outsource, firms convert the variable cost of tax preparation to a fixed cost and help move towards a paperless environment by providing electronic document storage that eliminates the need to store hard copies.

Availability and Pricing

For more information on ProSystem fx Outsource, call 1-800-PFX-9998 (1-800-739-9998), or visit CCHGroup.com/Pfx/Products/Outsource.

About BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc.

BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc. provides domestic outsource services in tax, accounting and bookkeeping. BBD Domestic Outsource, Inc. leverages the expertise of top nationwide accountants and strategists as part of Berrios & Associates, Inc., a New York-based firm who provides a wide range of customized tax and accounting services nationwide for individual tax clients, nationwide and offshore corporate tax clients.

About CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business

CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business (CCHGroup.com) is a leading provider of tax, audit and accounting information, software and services. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals and their clients since 1913. Among its market-leading products are The ProSystem fx® Office, CCH® Tax Research Network™, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. CCH is based in Riverwoods, Ill.

Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and publishing company. The company provides products and services for professionals in the health, tax, accounting, corporate, financial services, legal and regulatory, and education sectors. Wolters Kluwer has annual revenues (2005) of €3.4 billion, employs approximately 18,400 people worldwide and maintains operations across Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on the Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. For more information, visit www.wolterskluwer.com.

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Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting

Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting is a leading provider of software solutions and local expertise that helps tax, accounting, and audit professionals research and navigate complex regulations, comply with legislation, manage their businesses and advise clients with speed, accuracy and efficiency. Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting is part of Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL), a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services. Wolters Kluwer reported 2016 annual revenues of €4.3 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).

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