My Path to Schneider Downs

Three years ago, if someone had told me I would be an Audit Intern at the fourth-largest accounting firm in Pittsburgh, I would have laughed out loud. ... read more >

IRS Posts Final FATCA Registraton Form and Instructions on

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently posted the final version of Form 8957, Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Registration along with form ... read more >

Borrowing + Wireless = Hacking

A residential homeowner mentioned something to me recently that was both alarming and share-worthy! Periodically, an SUV would park at the end of their ... read more >

Back to the Future - Avoid Consolidation of VIE Lessor

For many years prior to 2003, private company business owners utilized a separate legal entity for the real estate used by the business and properly reported ... read more >

An Introduction to the Apple iPhone 5s

As a wireless customer that has been eligible for an upgrade to my cell phone for the last few months, I’ve been anxiously awaiting the release of ... read more >

Last Call for Bonus Depreciation


By Steven Barber

Let the year-end tax planning begin. Whether a facility upgrade is being imposed by your manufacturer or you just want a fresh look for your dealership, ... read more >

DOL to Conduct Audit Quality Study


By Jeanne Barrett

The Office of the Chief Accountant (OCA) of the DOL’s Employee Benefit Security Administration has announced that it will be performing an assessment ... read more >

An IT Internal Audit Internship Experience


By Stephen Juchno

Within the past couple of decades, the IT profession has expanded into every area of business, and the demand for employees followed suit. Pursuing this ... read more >

West Virginia Modifies Technical Assistance Guidance Regarding Nexus for Consumer Sales and Service Use Tax

On August 30, 2013, the State of West Virginia Department of Revenue State Tax Department released Technical Assistance Advisory 2013-002 modifying previously ... read more >

From One Chapter to the Next

As my senior year of college begins, feelings of anxiety, stress, and excitement are evoked as I contemplate my future, especially after I hang up my graduation ... read more >