Wait, the United States of America is set to become a net exporter of what?

The recently released World Energy Outlook 2012 from the International Energy Agency (IEA) cited the potential for North America, most significantly the ... read more >

SEC Chairperson Steps Down

In December 2012, Mary Schapiro, Chairperson of the Securities and Exchange Commission stepped down and President Obama designated SEC Commissioner Elisse ... read more >

Tax Portion of Fiscal Cliff Averted for 99% of Taxpayers

Tax

By Ron Kramer

Update on House and Senate approvals of the amended version of H.R.8, the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012."... read more >

Use of the "25 % Rule" in Calculating Intellectual Property Infringement Damages

It is hard to ignore the increasing role technology is playing in our lives. Just walk down the street or through the mall and count the number of people ... read more >

What Pain Will You Feel at the Bottom of the Fiscal Cliff?

Tax

By Ron Kramer

With only 5 days until we may find ourselves at the bottom of the fiscal cliff, what pain awaits us in the form of higher taxes if we hit bottom because ... read more >

We Survived "Doomsday" - Now What?

Tax

By Ron Kramer

On Doomsday eve, House Speaker John Boehner cancelled his attempt to pass his “Plan B” tax legislation that would extend the Bush-era tax cuts ... read more >

Payroll-Related Information for 2012 and 2013

Tax

By Thomas Lisak

Form 940 FUTA Tax: The Department of Labor did not include Pennsylvania on the list of credit reduction states for 2012. As a result, Pennsylvania employers ... read more >

Does "Doomsday" Mark the End of the Fiscal Cliff Negotiations?

Tax

By Ron Kramer

Last evening, House Speaker John Boehner cancelled his attempt to pass his “Plan B” tax legislation that would extend the Bush-era tax cuts ... read more >

Charitable Giving: Are You In Compliance?

On January 22, 2013, Schneider Downs will host a breakfast forum to discuss trends in charitable giving programs and the impact of recent regulatory changes ... read more >

Relief for Automatically Revoked Tax-Exempt Organizations Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Not-for-Profit

By Sarah Piot

Organizations that lost their tax-exempt status because they failed to file a required annual electronic notice (Form 990-N e-Postcard) for taxable years ... read more >