Big Company with a Family Feel


By Sydney Smyers

How I came to be here: I was introduced to Schneider Downs quite a while ago. My mom worked at the firm when I was young, and I was able to see the company ... read more >

EPA Assessment Finds Hydraulic Fracturing to Cause No Impact on Drinking Water

EPA assessment finds "no evidence of hydraulic fracturing activities causing widespread, systemic impact on drinking water resources in the United ... read more >

The Future of Transportation Comes to Pittsburgh: The Self-Driving Vehicle


By Jackie Emert

The Intelligent Transportation Society (“ITS”) of America held its 25th annual meeting and exposition in Pittsburgh this past week (May 31 ... read more >

IRS Tax-Exempt Sector Under Fire

On July 1, 2014, the IRS issued Form 1023-EZ (Streamlined Application for Recognition of Exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code). ... read more >

Selling Your Business in a 338(h)(10) Transaction? - Don't Forget Your Gross-Up

Have you been approached to sell your business in a “338(h)(10) transaction”? If so, it’s important to understand how this may impact ... read more >

Middle States Commission on Higher Education Revised Compliance Verification Requirements - What's New?

In August 2014, we wrote an article regarding the Middle States Commission on Higher Education published guidelines participating in an accreditation-related ... read more >

California Charitable Registration Requirement for Donor Listing Upheld

On May 1, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a California regulation requiring tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organizations ... read more >

Manufacturers to Face Skilled Worker Shortage in the Future

Most CEOs will tell you that good workers are the key to a good business, but they are hard to find. This is especially the case with the manufacturing ... read more >