Gas Prices: It Could Be Worse

As the summer vacation season gets underway, many travelers will complain about the price of gas, currently at $3.55 per gallon. Government subsidies allow ... read more >

Take a "Byte" out of Crime...

These days, it seems that just about everybody uses a laptop or notebook computer to get work done away from the office or on the road. Unfortunately, ... read more >

Would Your Company Benefit from Obtaining a Service Organization Controls (SOC) Report?

Many companies are part of an industry that provides services to customers, rather than goods. Are you one of those companies? If so, you might benefit ... read more >

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 >