12 Simple Words

This fall, I will be entering my fifth year at Penn State to finish my bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting and, in a few short weeks, ... read more >

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone


By Lauren Johnson

During the past year, everything that I knew to be normal was completely changed. Not only did I find myself at a new Penn State campus with over 40,000 ... read more >

Pennsylvania Issues Exemption Form for 1099-MISC Withholding

Act 43 of 2017 imposed a withholding requirement on payors of Pennsylvania-source income to non-resident individuals and single member LLCs. The requirement ... read more >

Lifestages: The Final Frontier

You have a lovely retirement mapped. But after the travel, second careers and volunteerism, when you are feeling your age, what then? What does that phase ... read more >

Tariffs Pose Challenge to Construction Firms


By Dave Foutz

Earlier this year, there were New Tariffs Proposed on Steel and Aluminum by President Trump. The tariffs amount to 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum imports. ... read more >

Consider Stock Transactions When Performing Business Valuations

Business valuations performed for gift or estate tax purposes utilize the fair market value (“FMV”) standard of value. That is, the value of ... read more >

How Accounting Found Me

From an early age in life – around age five or six – kids start being asked what they want to do when they grow up. It’s an innocent ... read more >

CFPB Auto Dealer Regulation Overturned


By Bob Bandi

On May 21, 2018, President Donald Trump signed a resolution of disapproval effectively reining in the ability of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau ... read more >

Landmark Regulatory Reform Bill Alleviating Burden on Banks Signed into Law

On May 24th, President Trump signed into law S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act. The law intends to right size ... read more >