What if the glass slipper hadn’t quite fit Cinderella? Even worse, what if she had not made it to Prince Charming’s ball in the first place? Professionals in the tax function of insurance companies may be forgiven for considering themselves the undesired stepsister, not invited to the great transformation ball thrown by Prince Charming in the “finance�? palace. While other finance functions have been transformed with increasing urgency, tax transformation has generally not been treated as a priority.