How long to keep tax records

It’s Tax Season Again: How Long Do You Keep Your Records?

Here comes Tax Day! You might be wondering how long you need to keep your tax records. Maybe your company has a records retention plan based on legal requirements, standard industry practices, or internal policy. Or maybe for tax records, you follow the accepted 3-year record retention period for tax documents. Three years might sound…

Blockchain for Information Governance

Blockchain for Information Governance: Vetting a Solution

In the last article, we explored potential uses for blockchain technology in records management and information governance. Several startups have pilot projects for blockchain records management software, but none have been brought to market yet. Once blockchain software solutions are available, organizations thinking about a switch to blockchain should carefully consider the ways the software…

Blockchain technology's uses in Information Governance

Blockchain for Information Governance: The IG Use Case

In the previous article, we looked at some of the basic features of blockchain technology. While Bitcoin and blockchain have made a splash in the payments space, many investors and futurists also herald blockchain technology’s potential to reshape other business and economic sectors. The value of blockchain’s immutable, uninterruptible, incorruptible framework doesn’t end with payment…

Records and Information Management (RIM) Data Migration.

Imports and Conversions and Migrations…Oh My!

Behind every business is data, and one of the core elements of a records management program is organizing this data so you can apply retention policies. But data comes in obvious and not-so-obvious forms. Records managers know an effective Records and Information Management (RIM) program must deal with a wide variety of information sources. These…

Zasio offers a Physical Records Management Software that reduces the risk of digital data breach.

Hard-Copy Files in a Digital World

Another day, another personal information data breach. Many companies started looking at their own system’s weaknesses after learning about the recent Uber data breach. No one wants to be the next data breach headline. This kind of news can make people long for the days when records retention was simpler and paper-based documents meant data…

Zasio Records Management Software gives you 5 Tips for a more Secure Password.

5 Tips for a More Secure Password

We are in an age of unprecedented digital technology and connectivity. As a result, businesses face an ever-increasing risk of cyber-attacks and security breaches. Just glance at the news to see how frequently such incidents occur. These attacks and breaches can be extremely costly and debilitate a business’s vitality and reputation. One of the most…