FAQ

Questions about Clara®?

The following are some of the most frequently asked questions about Clara®. If you don't see your specific question answered here, please submit it or speak to one of our Clara® Representatives. We will add it to this section for future viewers. Thank you!

How much data do you need for Clara?
Clara can handle as much data as you’re willing to provide. We can review data dating back up to 4 years, and we can review records previously reviewed by a 3rd party.
Will I have to assign internal resources for Clara?
Limited in-house resources are required, and data analysis is performed remotely.
Who has access to my data for Clara?
Only our technical and legislative experts have access to your data, and only for the purpose of executing the Clara® demo and performing our review. Data is uploaded to a secure, encrypted FTP site. We offer guaranteed data integrity. Data extractions and analysis take place in separate systems away from core ERP applications.
What format do you require the data for Clara?
No formatting or data manipulation is required. Clara® works with a raw data dump, allowing a simple transition process. Clara® is a powerful solution that can handle countless transactions from a multitude of sources, including all leading spreadsheet and database software, mid-range accounting programs, ERP systems and legacy mainframes. Common data formats include text delimited formats such as .csv delimited, fixed length text, Microsoft Access, dBase, Excel, and Adobe PDF. Nothing is bolted on to your system.
Who performs the Clara® demo?
Your Clara® demo is performed by our technical and legislative experts. Technical experts manipulate the data by building specific algorithms to search out anomalies, and legislative experts apply legal precedents and rulings to build a recovery report.
How much does Clara cost?
Clara® requires no upfront investment and is a contingency fee based service. You only pay us if a recovery is found.
What is Clara looking for?
Clara® provides the most comprehensive remote analysis in the industry today. Our review provides assurance in several areas. Typically, our baseline initial analytics will provide revenue recovery in the areas of commodity tax, duty drawbacks, transfer pricing and/or leakage, missed vendor discounts and assorted invoicing errors.
Who performs the Clara demo?
Your Clara® demo is performed by our technical and legislative experts. Technical experts manipulate the data by building specific algorithms to search out anomalies, and legislative experts apply legal precedents and rulings to build a recovery report.
What is the outcome of Clara?
Our legislative experts present a detailed final report outlining the identified areas of recovery and steps to reduce these errors in future. We prepare the claim for you and represent and support your claim with the necessary vendors and legislative bodies. We also help you figure out what makes the most sense for your business going forward. Based on the results you have experienced, you can continue to work with Clara® or purchase a CM system.
Who is CaseWare?
CaseWare Analytics is an industry leader in providing continuous controls monitoring solutions that allow finance professionals and auditors to monitor any or multiple automated systems such as purchasing cards, accounts payables and e-payables transactions. With over 400,000 users worldwide, CaseWare technologies are built upon the foundation of best practices in assessing risk and controls, hereby enabling audit and finance professionals to use real data insights to create remarkable ROI & business improvement opportunities.

Make a Date with Clara®

We look forward to introducing you to Clara®. Request an RTA Representative to contact you, arrange for a demo of Clara®, or submit your questions here. Need to get started right away?
Please call 1.844.327.7873 for immediate service.