Is Property Tax Reform on the Horizon in Pennsylvania?

As property taxes continue to increase annually in order to cover school district budget shortfalls, Pennsylvania property owners continue to voice their ... read more >

Schneider Downs Announces 2012 Data Security Seminar

Schneider Downs’ Internal Audit and Risk Advisory Services practice shareholder Donald R. Owens will host Data Security 2012 at the Hilton Columbus ... read more >

IRS Publication 1075: Safeguards for Protecting Federal Tax Returns and Return Information

The most recent revision of IRS Publication 1075 became effective August 24, 2010. Since then, it has been supplemented with several additional requirement ... read more >

Tax Implications of Courtesy Cars


By Bob Bandi

We have seen auto dealers placing vehicles in service as loaners (or courtesy cars) with more frequency lately. There are several specific tax implications ... read more >

Kentucky Amnesty Begins October 1, 2012

Kentucky announced a tax amnesty program, which begins October 1, 2012 and ends November 30, 2012, for taxpayers owing taxes, penalties, fees or interest ... read more >

Nonprofit Breakfast Recap: Essential Economic Reports

Have you ever heard of the Pennsylvania Independent Fiscal Office? Or hear of the IFO’s role in the state budget process, tracking the status of ... read more >

Charitable Contributions to Domestic Disregarded Entities


By Debra Ries

The Internal Revenue Service has provided guidance on the appropriate tax treatment of charitable contributions made to a domestic single-member limited ... read more >

The Anatomy of a Schneider Downs Event


By Karlye Rowles

What all goes into a Schneider Downs event? A lot of planning. From the what to the who to the where to the when, many hours of planning (and worrying) ... read more >

Improve Your Risk Mitigation Efforts Through the Use of CSA

Adequately understanding the higher-risk areas of your organization is paramount to ensuring that your control environment is effective. Organizations ... read more >

What's New with the Not for Profit Advisory Committee


By Todd Lucas

The Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC) held meetings on September 6 and 7, 2012, where it discussed a variety of topics including, standard-setting ... read more >