Employer Healthcare Mandate Postponed

Under the heading “Continuing to Implement the ACA in a Careful, Thoughtful Manner” the Obama administration released the following statement: ... read more >

2013 EACUBO Workshop

On June 26, 2013, members of the Schneider Downs Higher Education Industry Group attended and presented at the 2013 EACUBO Pittsburgh Workshop at the Four ... read more >

Going Concern Exposure Draft


By Trevor Warren

On June 26, 2013 the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued an exposure draft of a Proposed Accounting Standards Update – Disclosure ... read more >

Pennsylvania Budget Update

As Governor Corbett signed Pennsylvania’s fiscal year 2013-14 budget into law, there were some notable absences, namely the tax reform provisions. ... read more >

Healthcare Reform: Required Notice to Employees Regarding "Marketplace" Exchanges

On May 8, 2013, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued guidance about the required notice that employers must distribute to employees during ... read more >

Not-for-Profit Financial Statements Project Update

The Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC) has been working on and presented various Financial Statement Presentation (FSP) topics to the Financial Accounting ... read more >

Is China Right For You?

Russell Brown, managing partner of LehmanBrown, a China-based accounting firm, recently spoke at Schneider Downs’ Doing Business in China seminar. ... read more >

Finding My Place in the Business World

Walking into Schneider Downs for intern orientation proved slightly more nerve-wracking than I had anticipated. I walked into the River Rooms expecting ... read more >

Fiduciaries: It's Time to Take Responsibility for Valuing Your Plan's Investments


By Todd Lucas

Gone are the days when employee benefit plan investments consisted of only stocks, bonds and mutual funds. Plans now regularly invest in financial instruments ... read more >

Tracking the Implementation of International Standards

The IFRS Foundation is undertaking an initiative to document and track how the various countries adopting International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) ... read more >