Day 2 Synopsis of the AICPA National Conference on Current SEC & PCAOB Developments

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By Donald Applegarth

Don Applegarth, Audit shareholder at Schneider Downs, is attending this month's AICPA National Conference in Washington, D.C. Below, Don shares his notes ... read more >

FASB Proposed Accounting Standards Update - Compensation, Retirement Benefits & Multi-Employer Plans

Overshadowed by the FASB Revenue Recognition Exposure Draft, the FASB Proposed Accounting Standards Update–Compensation–Retirement Benefits–Multi-Employer ... read more >

IRS Issues Additional Guidance on Schedule UTP - Uncertain Tax Position Statement

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By Evan Ogrodnik

In September 2010, the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") issued additional guidance in Announcement 2010-75 with respect to the new requirement ... read more >

Current List of Countries Requiring Participation in International Boycott Released

On December 1, 2010, the IRS published the list of countries that require or may require participation in, or cooperation with, an international boycott ... read more >

President Obama's Deal-Stimulus Part 2

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By Martin DiGiovine

In order to stave off a tax hike on all Americans, President Obama announced that he is willing to compromise with Republicans on the fate of the Bush ... read more >

Greetings from the AICPA National Conference

Audit

By Donald Applegarth

Don Applegarth, Audit Shareholder, shares his daily journal from the AICPA National Conference.... read more >

Winter Energy-Saving Ideas

With winter on its way, furnaces all over the Northeast are firing up. Now is the time to think about how you can lessen the financial and environmental ... read more >

House Passes Middle-Class Tax Cut

Tax

By Ron Kramer

In vote of 234 to 188, the House today passed middle-class tax relief legislation making permanent tax cuts for middle-class taxpayers. The Democratic ... read more >

Domestic Production Tax Deduction - Section 199

The oil and gas industry continues to be in a constant state of change, particularly in our region. Advances in horizontal drilling techniques have made ... read more >

Bid to Repeal 1099 Reporting Requirements Rejected by U.S. Senate

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By Ron Kramer

On November 29th, the Senate rejected two proposals to repeal expanded Form 1099 reporting requirements for businesses that was enacted as part of the ... read more >