"I Didn't Go to School for This"

I recently had a conversation with my sister-in-law. She’s a NICU RN who changed jobs a few years ago. She has a 403(b) plan with her old employer. ... read more >

Independent Tax Tribunal v. Pennsylvania Board of Finance and Revenue

As part of his executive budget, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has proposed an initiative to create an independent tax tribunal that would replace ... read more >

Apple in the Hot Seat


By Martin DiGiovine

Apple’s in the Hot Seat On May 21, 2013, the Senate Permanent Committee on Investigations held a hearing on how individual and corporate taxpayers ... read more >

Senate Finance Committee Lists Possible Tax Reform Provisions


By Martin DiGiovine

On May 23, 2013, the Senate Finance Committee released the seventh in a series of papers compiling tax reform options that Finance Committee members may ... read more >

Pennsylvania Oil and Gas Tax Update

On May 13, 2013, members of the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC), the Pennsylvania Oil and Gas Association (PIOGA), the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified ... read more >

Margin Compression

Many industries and companies in today’s economy have felt the effects of margin compression. This phenomenon has lingered for several years now ... read more >

The New State of Manufacturing

There’s been a lot of press in the last couple of years about “advanced manufacturing,” particularly in this region. What exactly is ... read more >

The Music That Keeps Us Moving


By Karlye Rowles

You might think to consult your CPA about taxes, but not about music or certainly not about a workout routine. Lauren Craig, a member of our Audit team, ... read more >

IRS Under Scrutiny


By Martin DiGiovine

It was an awful week in Washington as the administration was buffeted by a series of controversies fueling fears of an overreaching government, none of ... read more >

PCAOB Re-Proposes Amendments to Related-Party and Significant Unusual Transaction Auditing Standards

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has re-proposed new auditing standards regarding related-party transactions and significant unusual ... read more >