Reward and Retain Key Employees with Incentive Compensation


By Bob Bandi

Schneider Downs has assisted several auto dealers recently with the implementation of incentive compensation plans utilizing deferred compensation arrangements ... read more >

Cities Ask Colleges and Hospitals to Pitch In


By Tod Wilson

Faced with ongoing budget shortfalls, city leaders all over the country are asking 501(c)(3)s to pitch in. Nationwide, colleges, universities and tax-exempt ... read more >

Have You Appealed Your Allegheny County Property Tax Assessment?

If you live in East Deer, Sewickley Heights, South Versailles or Neville, you saw the highest increase in property value at a rate of 61% to 96% according ... read more >

Factory Direct: Schneider Downs Joins Andy Warhol Museum in Celebrating Region's Manufacturing Heritage

Western Pennsylvania’s rich history could never be written without acknowledging the region’s tremendous heritage in manufacturing and industry. ... read more >

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Reveals Tax Agenda for the Remainder of 2012


By Ron Kramer

Speaking before the Washington-based Federal Policy Group’s seminar on tax and budget issues on May 17, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave ... read more >

IRS Conducts Hearing on New "Repair" Regulations


By Ron Kramer

On May 9, the IRS held a hearing on the new temporary and proposed "repair" regulations it issued on December 28, 2011. Several prominent speakers ... read more >

My Leadership Pittsburgh Experience

This past fall, I began my participation in Leadership Pittsburgh (LP) Class XXVIII. This program is designed like a hands-on MBA course in community leadership. ... read more >