Showcasing Our Region's Manufacturing Heritage

Robots. Concrete. Carbon molds. Ketchup bottles. Not quite the typical fare when it comes to reviewing an art exhibition, is it? Yet those were among the ... read more >

Ohio's New Oil and Gas Regulations

Ohio Governor John Kasich signed Senate Bill 315, which sets a new regulatory standard for hydraulic fracturing operators. Some of the major provisions ... read more >

Recent Survey Indicates Retirement Confidence Remains Unchanged


By Todd Lucas

The Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) released its 2012 Retirement Confidence Survey (RCS), which indicates that respondents’ confidence ... read more >

Tips to Impress Recruiters and Get the Job You Want

It’s summer, which is a great time for college students to think about how to jumpstart their careers. Schneider Downs is here to help, and we are ... read more >

The 2012 ACFE Global Fraud Study - Critical Controls You Don't Want to Overlook

The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) published its 2012 Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse. The report is an analysis ... read more >

Key Manufacturing Industry Statistics for May 2012

Monthly, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) publishes its Report on Business, which provides key economic data on the manufacturing industry. The ... read more >

Important Reminder - FBAR due June 30, 2012


By Ron Kramer

The annual Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, (FBAR) for 2011, Form TD F 90-22.1, must be received by the Department of the Treasury on or ... read more >

Captive Insurance Companies: Planning for Risk Management and Wealth Accumulation

For those unfamiliar, a captive is a closely-held insurance company established by one or more business entities to insure and manage the risks of these ... read more >

Termination of US Citizenship or Residency: The Tax Man Cometh

The news media is abuzz with the story of Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, who recently gave up his U.S. passport to become a citizen of Singapore, ... read more >

2013 New Tax on Investment Income Provides Incentive to Form S-Corporation


By Dennis Mowrey

Under Current Sections (of the Internal Revenue Code) 3101(b), 3111(b), and 1401(b), a 2.9% Medicare tax is imposed on all wages and self-employment income. ... read more >