Trust Nexus Survey - Pennsylvania's Trust Taxation is Among Most Lenient

Tax

By Marko Zivanov

A recent survey by Bloomberg BNA[1] analyzes key factors driving state taxation of trusts. It offers interesting insights into the criteria that states ... read more >

The Next Generation of Cost Segregation Studies Is Upon Us

As a follow-up to my webinar on November 20, the final tangible asset regulations were passed by the IRS in September. As discussed, we all have probably ... read more >

What sectors of the manufacturing industry are growing?

Manufacturing finished up 2013 with a strong December, says the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing report from the Institute for ... read more >

2014 Social Security Changes

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By Thomas Lisak

The following is a summary of the 2014 Social Security thresholds that impact both working and retired Americans: Cost of Living Increase (COLA) The COLA ... read more >

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules on Act 13 Zoning Regulations

On December 19, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled parts of the Marcellus Shale drilling law, established under Act 13 of 2012, a statute amending the ... read more >

Payroll-Related Information for 2013 and 2014

Tax

By Thomas Lisak

Following is a summary of employer payroll information for 2013 and 2014: Form 940 FUTA Tax The Department of Labor did not include Pennsylvania on the ... read more >

2014 Construction Industry Outlook

The new-year has started – what does it have in store for the construction industry? The 2014 McGraw Hill Construction (MCW) forecast certainly is ... read more >

Pennsylvania Rules Concerning Resident Trusts - McNeil Case

Tax

By Marko Zivanov

In Pennsylvania, every resident trust is subject to personal income tax. A resident trust is a trust created by a person who at the time of the trust’s ... read more >