Schneider Downs Wraps Up Another Successful United Way Campaign

For over 15 years, Schneider Downs has sponsored a company-wide campaign supporting the United Way and its many programs. With this year’s campaign ... read more >

Oil & Gas Market Volatility - Triggering Potential Impairment

As we all know from the past year and a half, oil and gas prices have drastically decreased since early 2014. To the average consumer, this has resulted ... read more >

Surge in Retail Industry Helps to Propel Economy

Retail

By Donald Applegarth

Holiday shopping, along with strong consumer confidence, are propelling the economy. But will it last? Seems that unemployment rates have remained low ... read more >

Internet Domain Names: Capitalization or Amortization?

Tax|Technology

By Mike Winsko

In a recently issued Chief Counsel Advice Memorandum (CCA 201543014), the IRS has concluded that costs incurred by a taxpayer to acquire internet domain ... read more >

The EBSA Looks to Accelerate Plan Compliance

ERISA

By Todd Lucas

The Employee Benefit Security Administration (EBSA) recently began sending letters to 1,200 plan sponsors whose 2014 Form 5500 filings did not contain ... read more >

The Cadillac Tax: "The burden is expected to fall on wages"

Conclusions reached by a recent Congressional Research Service (“CRS”) report state that, although the Cadillac tax is imposed on insurers ... read more >

Passive Activity Losses Related to Real Estate Activities

Real Estate|Tax

By Megan Leo

Generally speaking, passive activities result from a business activity in which you do not materially participate. Any losses resulting from passive activities ... read more >

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Donate Fortune to Charity

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, celebrated the birth of their first child during Thanksgiving week. In an open letter ... read more >

All I Want for Christmas Is My Tax Extenders

Tax

By Evan Ogrodnik

‘Twas three weeks before the New Year and all through the land, no one was quite sure where the tax extenders stand. Men and women of Congress work ... read more >