There's a policy for that!

If you spend five minutes talking with a CEO or CFO of a not-for-profit, they can probably rattle off a list of policies that their not-for-profit has, ... read more >

Ohio Ends Fiscal Year with a $2.2 Billion Surplus

According to reports from the Ohio Office of Budget and Management, Ohio closed fiscal year 2013 with a surplus of $2.268 billion. The surplus was mainly ... read more >

FASB and IASB Announce Formation of Joint Transition Resource Group for Revenue Recognition


By Jenna Zelenski

On July 26, 2013, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) announced that they will be creating ... read more >

Pennsylvania Offers Inheritance Tax Exemption for Family Businesses

Recent legislation spells good news for family business owners concerned with the impact of Pennsylvania inheritance taxes upon their deaths. On July 9, ... read more >

What is Pay-Per-Click Advertising?


By Mark Shumaker

Pay-per-click advertising is a form of online search marketing (the discipline of communicating with individuals who are using online search tools to find ... read more >

My Accounting Experience


By Brian McGuire

Growing up as a kid, playing football and watching the Steelers on T.V., I always dreamed of being a professional football player. In my dreams, I went ... read more >

How to reset the used cell range in MS Excel

Have you ever been frustrated when Excel acts as if the active area of your spreadsheet is significantly larger than the set of rows and columns where ... read more >

Microsoft Moved My cheese...


By Bob Whalen

In 1998, a book about dealing with change called “Who Moved My Cheese” was published and remains as one of the best-selling business books. ... read more >

Taxpayers Reminded of the Rules Regarding the Deductibility of Commuting Costs

The Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently affirmed the Tax Court and held that an independent building contractor/property renovator could not ... read more >

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act Delayed

On July 12, 2013, the IRS issued Notice 2013-43, revising the timelines for implementation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”) ... read more >