Pennsylvania Supreme Court Holds that Gain from Sale was Apportionable Business Income

On January 22, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld the Commonwealth Court's ruling that the sale of timberland should be treated as apportionable ... read more >

Who Is Your Executor?

A friend recently lost her husband. Both she and her husband maintained an active, healthy lifestyle, but a minor medical procedure caused complications ... read more >

Governor Corbett's 2013-2014 Budget Proposal

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett addressed state lawmakers on Tuesday February 5, 2013 to release details of his 2013-2014 state budget proposal ("Budget"). ... read more >

Captives Retain Benefits


By Paul Matvey

The captive insurance industry anxiously waited as Congress and President Obama negotiated its way from the impending fiscal cliff this past December. ... read more >

Proposal to Extend Pittsburgh Payroll Tax to Local Charities

On January 15, 2013, Pennsylvania State Senator Jim Ferlo, D-Highland Park, announced that he will introduce an amendment to the Local Tax Enabling Act ... read more >

Ohio Governor Proposes Tax Reform in His Executive Budget for Fiscal Years 2014-2015

On February 4, 2013 Ohio Governor John Kasich issued his Executive Budget proposal for fiscal years 2014-2015 to the Ohio General Assembly. Governor Kasich ... read more >

Transportation-Propane Credit and Alternative Fuel Credit Extended Through 2013

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 extended the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit and the Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit through December 31, ... read more >

Employer Healthcare Mandate

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into legislation on March 23, 2010, and the United States Supreme Court largely upheld this legislation ... read more >

Your local tax forms are in the mail (hopefully your mail) and you have a filing requirement even if you do not receive it!


By Jim Gilboy

One of the pieces of mail that arrive every January or February, like credit cards bills with charges for your Christmas presents, is your local earned ... read more >