Intuit Base CaseBy Baselinemag | Posted 2002-05-01 Email Print
Tax season's finale brings a thundershower of cashand it's Block that cleans up. But Intuit is grabbing the future.
Intuit Base Case
Headquarters: 2535 Garcia Ave., Mountain View, Calif.
Business: A leading provider of financial software and Web-based accounting services to consumers and businesses. Its Web site offers software for tax preparation, personal finance, small-business management and payroll processing, and home loans
Chief Technology Officer: Bill Ihrie
Fiscal 2001 sales: $1.3 billion
Challenge faced: To make the transition from being a company that primarily provides desktop software to one that also offers services, such as payroll management, online tax preparation, and loans