Earn College Credits Without Attending Class?

Yes you heard correct! All 14 Pennsylvania community colleges announced on February 2, 2015 how to earn credits for learning through previous training ... read more >

Trends That May Impact the Retail Industry in 2015

Articulating just what is happening in the retail industry is often challenging, partly because of the fickle nature of the consumer. Indeed, what incites ... read more >

Can For-Profit Subsidiaries of Not-for-Profit Entities elect to Amortize Goodwill under ASU 2014-02?

In January 2014, FASB issued ASU No 2014-02, Intangibles- Goodwill and Other, allowing private companies the option of amortizing goodwill over a 10-year ... read more >

PA Introduces New Bills To Protect Landowners

In January, State Senator Gene Yaw (R) has reintroduced Senate Bill 147 and Senate Bill 148, which were then both approved unanimously by the PA Senate ... read more >

ABLE Act: Benefitting Our Community

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By Mary Richter

Recently, Congress passed the ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Act, and President Obama signed it into law on December 19, 2014. This Act encourages ... read more >

Electronic Logging Devices to Assist Proposed Rules Targeting Unfit Drivers and Fleets

In the battle to root out unqualified and unsafe drivers, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is in the final stages of drafting new ... read more >

President Obama Proposal Targeting Capital Gains Loophole

In his recent State of the Union Address, President Obama outlined his plan to simplify the tax code and make it more fair. His approach to simplification ... read more >

Sunset of the SysTrust for Service Organization Controls (SOC) Seal Program

The AICPA and CPA Canada announced that the SysTrust and SOC 3 SysTrust for Service Organizations seal programs are being discontinued. The discontinuation ... read more >

Tax Ramifications of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Decision in Making College Athletes Employees

On March 26, 2014, Peter Sung Ohr, Regional NLRB Director, announced that athletic scholarships given to Northwestern University football players represent ... read more >

Identity Protection Personal Identification Numbers

One of the fastest-growing crimes in America is identity theft. A stolen identity can easily be used to cover the tracks of many criminals as they fraudulently ... read more >