Who's Watching the Endowment?

As we approach the fiscal year-end for many not for profits, I find it is a great time to take stock of the state of your organization’s endowment. ... read more >

Key Tax Extenders in Limbo

Over 50 tax extenders expired at the end of 2013. Many of these provisions are popular tax incentives used by U.S. manufactures. Presently, these extenders ... read more >

Schneider Downs Will Ride to End Cancer - Pelotonia 2014

This year, ten or more Schneider Downs employees will don a bike helmet and participate in Pelotonia 2014 as a corporate team. Team Schneider Downs’ ... read more >

A New Era of International Reporting Compliance Set to Begin

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) was enacted into law for a few years ago but only now is its presence beginning to be felt. FATCA made several ... read more >

Auto Dealers - One More Reason to Monitor Inventories


By Bob Bandi

Included in a report released by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, is an interesting fact about IRS audit activities through 2012. ... read more >

EXPIRE Act of 2014... To Extend or Not to Extend... That is the Question


By Brian Risacher

Only weeks after assuming his position as the new Senate Finance Committee chair, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) wasted no time getting down to business, gaining ... read more >

New Law Amends Pennsylvania's Local Tax Enabling Act

The Pennsylvania Senate has passed House Bill No. 1513, which amends The Local Tax Enabling Tax (P.L. 1257, No. 511). The amendments to The Local Tax Enabling ... read more >

Impact of Subservice Organizations to Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports

Customers of organizations that provide outsourced services of critical business functions and/or transaction processing often require the service provider ... read more >

Discontinued Operations Guidance Gets Overhaul


By Joe Bruce

In April 2014, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2014-08, Presentation of Financial Statements ... read more >