Keep Those Cards and Letters Coming

Did you know that you can directly respond or comment to any of the insights posted on our Web site? Sean Smith explains how you can exchange ideas with our insight authors.... read more >

Restructuring Real Property Debt

Real Estate

By Ryan Broze

Tax Deferral Options for Resulting Cancellation of Indebtedness Income With many real property owners facing maturing debt situations and depressed property ... read more >

Building Green to See Black


By Joe Bruce

Looking forward to trends in construction, many project owners, contractors and design professionals will be considering building green to "stay in ... read more >

Closing Foreign Tax Loopholes

House lawmakers approved a package of tax extenders and unemployment benefits on May 28. This bill, dubbed “The American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Bill of 2010” (H.R. 4213), includes several provisions applicable to multi-national corporations. Cynthia Hoffman explains what this could mean.... read more >

Tax Extenders Bill Expands PayrollTaxes to Professional Service S Corporations


By Ron Kramer

On May 28, 2010, the House passed H.R. 4213, the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act, which extends many temporary individual, business, energy ... read more >

Lending a Hand: Schneider Downs and JDRF

While Schneider Downs is proud of our history of contributing resources to numerous charitable organizations in both of our market areas, we are equally ... read more >

FBAR Deadline Quickly Approaching


By Ron Kramer

Don't Miss the June 30, 2010 Filing Deadline for the Foreign Bank and Financial Account Report (FBAR) FBAR Filing Requirement All U.S. persons that have ... read more >

Auto Dealer Exemption Removed from Senate Wall Street Reform Bill

In light of the United States economic crisis, the government is seeking to improve financial and consumer regulations. In December 2009, the House of Representatives passed their version of the Wall Street Reform bill and on Thursday, May 20th, the Senate passed their version with a 59-39 vote.... read more >

What Organizations Need to Know About Their ARRA Funds

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) will provide more than $780 billion of federal funds to U.S. state and local governments and nonprofit agencies to support various projects. Some of these funds were distributed in 2009, but the majority of organizations will begin receiving and expending the funds in their 2010 and 2011 fiscal years.... read more >

Postcard from the 2010 EACUBO Pittsburgh Workshop

Schneider Downs & Co., Inc., in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Area Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers (EACUBO), cosponsored the 2010 EACUBO Pittsburgh Workshop, which was held on May 24, 2010 at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry, PA.... read more >