Social Security Payroll Tax Cut to Boost Take-Home Pay for Most Workers


By Thomas Lisak

The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 reduces an employee's Social Security tax withholding rate in 2011 ... read more >

Estate, Gift and GST Tax Legislation Passed


By Melanie LaSota

Congress passed the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010 (“Act”) which was signed into law on Friday, ... read more >

IRS Releases Information to Help Employers Comply with 2011 Payroll Rules


By Ron Kramer

In IR-2010-24 and Notice 1036, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released information to help employers implement the 2011 cut in payroll taxes, along ... read more >

FASB Delays Loss Contingencies Standard


By Robert Hazel

As of November 18, 2010, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) decided to delay when the proposed accounting standard update on loss contingencies ... read more >

Congress Extends Bush-Era Tax Cuts


By Ron Kramer

The House passed the Senate’s version of HR 4853, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 (the 2010 Tax Relief Act) which extends the Bush-era tax cuts to all Americans for two years, provides the much needed AMT patch for 2010 and 2011, and reinstates the estate tax.... read more >

Retired Lt. Gen. Gus Pagonis Shares Thoughts on Corporate Leadership and the Supply Chain

Gus Pagonis was the featured speaker at Schneider Downs’ “Leadership of the Supply Chain” event for transportation and logistics industry ... read more >

Testing Tangible and Intangible Assets for Impairment

Considering the economic environment, many companies may need to review tangible and intangible assets for impairment. If your company needs to complete ... read more >

Credit Card Data Security Updates - Is Your Organization Aware?


By Dan Desko

Recently, the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards (DSS) were updated by the PCI Security Standards Council to version 2.0. If you are not ... read more >

Trading Your Backpack for a Briefcase

The transition from an educational environment to a work environment creates a feeling of uncertainty and anxiety. This transition can be characterized ... read more >