Postcard from AICPA Oil & Gas Conference 2015

I typically write these articles about industry conferences to summarize all of the sessions I’ve attended. Historically, the oil & gas conference ... read more >

No Update to Form 990-T in the Near Future

IRS Form 990-T, Exempt Organization Business Income Tax Return has existed essentially unchanged since it first appeared in 1951. In a report issued in ... read more >

Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plans to Face More Scrutiny in 2016

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By Todd Lucas

On the heels of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Audit Quality Study report issued May of 2015, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is forming the ... read more >

The Centennial Anniversary of the Federal Estate Tax

September 8, 2016 will commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the federal estate tax. Back in 1916, World War I was raging and America needed additional ... read more >

What Do the New DOL Overtime Regulations Mean for Not-for-Profit Organizations?

President Obama has recently proposed new overtime pay regulations that would change when an employer is required to pay overtime pay to salaried employees. ... read more >

Obama Unveils Clean Power Plan

On August 30, 2015, President Obama unveiled the details of his revamped Clean Power Plan (the Plan). The Plan sets goals to cut carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions ... read more >

Trends in Tuition and Discounting

On August 25, 2015, the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) issued its tuition discounting study, which gathered ... read more >

Interest Rates and the Automotive Industry - Where do we go from here?

When the U.S. economy was engulfed in a recessionary downturn in 2007, the automotive industry reacted in a very positive and consumer-friendly manner... ... read more >

Governor Wolf's Latest Budget Proposal

UPDATE: On October 7th, Governor Wolf’s proposal was voted down 127-73 in the House of Representatives. New talks between the parties are expected ... read more >