Tips for Upgrading from XP

On April 8, Microsoft announced the end of Windows XP support. Organizations and individuals alike are planning for an upgrade to a newer version of Windows. ... read more >

Ways and Means Committee Redefines Taxpayer Confidentiality - Is Your Information Safe?


By Michael Darpino

In the spring of 2013, the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) revealed that it had used improper criteria in evaluating the applications ... read more >

Pension Plan Risk


By Brian Matthews

A recent webinar highlighted current trends regarding companies de-risking their pension (defined benefit) plans and provided some interesting statics. ... read more >

Postcard from Melbourne

Last week, I attended the PrimeGlobal Asia Pacific Conference in Melbourne, Australia with about forty other delegates from Asia, Europe and the U.S. The ... read more >

Beyond the Border: Doing Business in Canada

As the second largest country in the world, Canada is quite known for their gold-medal hockey teams and their sweet maple syrup; however, Canada is also ... read more >

Final Revenue Recognition Standard Expected in May

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) confirmed that it expects the final revenue recognition standard to be issued by late May. The FASB had ... read more >

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 >