W-2's are coming and your employer-sponsored health coverage may be included!


By Jim Gilboy

Employees will receive their W-2’s by the end of January. From year to year employees probably do not notice many differences on the form. For many ... read more >

2013 Social Security Changes


By Thomas Lisak

Payroll tax cut ends. The temporary payroll tax cut which began in 2011 was allowed to expire at the end of 2012. Workers will now resume contributing ... read more >

FASB Proposes Revisions to Transfers and Servicing (Topic 860)


By John Popies

On January 15, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued a proposed accounting standards update (ASU) that clarifies Effective Control for ... read more >

President Obama Nominates Mary Jo White to Chair SEC

On Thursday, January 24, 2013, in one of the first actions as part of his second term, President Obama nominated Mary Jo White, a former prosecutor from ... read more >

Allegheny County to Begin Parcel-by-Parcel Review of Tax Exempt Status of Real Estate


By Debra Ries

Allegheny County will begin periodic parcel-by-parcel review of tax exempt status of real estate... read more >

Now That We Have the Natural Gas, What Do We Do With It?

For the past few years we have all heard plenty about Marcellus Shale and more recently about Utica Shale. As drilling continues to occur in Pennsylvania, ... read more >

Schneider Downs is Moving: A Special Announcement

At our Pittsburgh office’s annual party on January 19th, I had the privilege of announcing that our Pittsburgh office will move to One PPG Place ... read more >

2012 Manufacturer's Economic Survey Results (INFOGRAPHIC)


By Todd Lucas

Schneider Downs' Manufacturing Industry Group developed an infographic about the 2012 Manufacturer’s Economic Survey Results. The infographic ... read more >