The Rise of the Robot Accountant: Opportunity or Threat?

Robots are replacing some accounting tasks, but only some.

By Hitendra Patil
Accountaneur: The Entrepreneurial Accountant

By one oft-cited study, robots will replace 94% what accountants and auditors are doing today.

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But look a little deeper and you’ll find that instead of replacing accountants, the profession stands to gain from mastering new robot technologies and putting them to work to enhance client service, streamline processes, and provide more high-value high-ticket work.