Auto-Enrollment: Helping Employees Invest in Their Retirement

In an era where the traditional defined benefit plans are becoming a thing of the past, Generation X and Generation Y employees are starting to take retirement ... read more >

FASB Releases Troubled Debt Restructuring by Creditors ASU

Real Estate

By Scott Seapker

In late January, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued FASB Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2014-04, "Reclassification of Residential ... read more >

Costs and Financial Aid Growing Factors in Students' Decision-Making Process

Almost fifteen years after I began the process of applying to colleges, the annual Freshman Survey titled “The American Freshman: National Norms ... read more >

The New State of Manufacturing

And the pendulum swings. After two (or more) decades of moving production off-shore, U.S. manufacturers have started bringing production back home. There ... read more >

Key Fundamentals of Reviewing and Assessing Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports

A Service Organization Control (SOC) report is typically required by companies and their auditors that obtain significant services from another organization. ... read more >

California's New Sales and Use Tax Manufacturing Exemption

A new California law, effective July 1, 2014, allows manufacturers and certain companies that perform research and development to obtain a partial exemption ... read more >

New Jersey Announces New Voluntary Disclosure Agreement Initiatives

As states continue to find ways to increase revenues to make up for budget shortfalls, taxpayers generally bear the burden in the form of increased tax ... read more >

Progress in Congress - An Overview of Tax Reform to Date


By Paul Matvey

As we pass the mid-point of the 2014 tax season, it’s an opportunity to pause and take a look at what’s happening currently with tax reform. ... read more >

Resources Available to Plan Administrators and Others


By Brian Matthews

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) publishes annual revised versions of the Employee Benefit Plans Accounting and Auditing ... read more >