UB Insider #79: Taking a Tech Approach to Taxes
About this episode:
Last year, almost 4 million people did not pay their taxes on time. In 2010, Kurt Avarell, left a high-powered legal career in Manhattan to help ease the process for small- and mid-size businesses by developing a technological approach to the most tedious parts of doing taxes. The result was Canopy, which has been growing so fast that the company recently closed a $30 million funding round to help keep up with demand.