Governor Wolf Releases Pennsylvania New Budget Proposals

Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf announced his new budget proposals. While ambitious, the proposals held few surprises to anyone who followed his campaign ... read more >

Update: Improvements to Financial Reporting of Employee Benefit Plan Accounting Are Coming

ERISA

By Jenna Zelenski

At a meeting of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) in November 2014, the FASB discussed three areas that are in need of simplification for ... read more >

When Should You Consider the New Mortality Tables?

Benefits|ERISA

By Lara Fuller

Most entities that sponsor defined benefit plans are aware that the Society of Actuaries released in October 2014 updated mortality tables to be considered ... read more >

Are Errors on Your Form 5500 Sending Red Flags to the IRS?

ERISA

By Jeanne Barrett

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently released an article citing errors on Form 5500 filings that are used by the IRS to select cases for compliance ... read more >

Money Talks in the Higher Education Budgeting Process - Responsibility Center Manager Budgeting

As more organizations are embracing Responsibility Center Manager or RCM budgeting, it is challenging department chairs, deans and others with a new way ... read more >

Top Three Trends for Manufacturing in 2015

2015 Manufacturing Trend #1: "Re-shoring" Manufacturing Operations “Re-shoring” manufacturing operations will continue to be a trend ... read more >

The FICA Tip Tax Credit Available to Restaurant Owners

Retail|Tax

By Carl Scharf

As our favorite time of the year is currently upon us (yes, tax season!), it is a good time to remind restaurant owners of the tax credit due to them that ... read more >

IRS Issues Transition Relief for Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) for 2014

On February 19, 2015, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2015-13, which provides transition relief for employers that are claiming the Work ... read more >

Why Should You Give Your Children an Allowance?

Parents are faced with sometimes overwhelming challenges in raising their children. Among those challenges is the responsibility to foster a sense of money ... read more >

All Tuned-Up and Ready to Go: Keeping Your Automotive Dealership Compliant

Automobile

By Steven Barber

Nothing gives you more confidence than when you leave the dealership with your car all tuned-up. The same concept was the goal with our “Dealer Tune-Up” ... read more >