Manufacturing Update - State of the Industry in Japan

In March of 2011, a devastating earthquake and tsunami wiped out significant manufacturing operations in Japan. Production was curtailed and many U.S. manufacturers had to wait for components or find alternate sourcing.... read more >

Construction Industry Crystal Ball -- What to Expect in the Near Term?


By Joe Bruce

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) recently provided a forecast for the construction industry's near future. Joe Bruce shares his interpretation of the outlook.... read more >

Reminder: 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative (OVDI) Expires August 31, 2011


By Ron Kramer

U.S. taxpayers hiding income in undisclosed offshore accounts are running out of time to take advantage of the soon-to-expire opportunity to come forward and bring their taxes and reporting requirements current with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).... read more >

Commonwealth Revises Sales Tax Filing and Payment Requirements

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has made revisions to sales tax filing and payment requirements. Jennifer Koehler provides details on what you should know.... read more >

Can Oil & Gas Solve our Economic Woes?

Economic concern has been on the mind of the public over the past few weeks following volatile market performance. Do oil and gas hold the key to recovery? Amy Kletch shares her thoughts.... read more >

Columbus Nonprofit Symposium: A Recap

There was a great turnout for the 2011 Columbus Nonprofit Symposium. Kim James provides a recap, and explains how to learn more.... read more >

Auto Dealers: Like Us on Facebook


By Steven Barber

Schneider Downs Automotive Services group has launched a Facebook page. Steve Barber tells you all about it...and how to find it.... read more >

Pennsylvania Board of Appeals Makes Procedural Changes

On August 1, 2011, the Pennsylvania Board of Appeals (“Board”) implemented procedural changes. Jennifer Koehler provides a recap.... read more >

California Enacts Click-Through Nexus

Recent legislation in California enacted click-through nexus provisions. Jack Stewart provides important background information.... read more >