RPA, or Robotic Process Automation, is an increasingly popular solution to address the limitations of legacy and disparate systems found in finance and accounting operations. It improves operational efficiency across a wide array of responsibilities and can also enhance internal customers’ access to shared services and critical data. Accounting is a prime field for automation because of its many repetitive, time-consuming tasks like record keeping, data entry, cross-verification, reporting, and compliance. The structured, rules-based processes of accounting workflows are ideal for RPA. This post will explore some of the most compelling use cases for automation in accounting.