Waxman-Markey: Economic Impact on Pennsylvania

The Waxman-Markey Bill attempts to create clean energy jobs, faster U.S. energy independence, reduce global-warming pollution and transition the U.S. to a clean energy economy. While these objectives are certainly worthy, does the cost in trying to accomplish them put an unfair burden on Americans, and in particular, Pennsylvanians? Ed Friel shares his insights.... read more >

Access and Excel: Best Friends or Worst Enemies?

Technology

By Chris Debo

Every organization, from Fortune 500 companies to small startups, from government agencies to not-for-profits, uses some form of spreadsheet and personal database software. In fact, many organizations would not be able to function without them.... read more >

Manufacturers, How Did You Fare in 2009?

Manufacturing

By Mary Richter

Did you keep your New Year's resolution? Mary Richter reflects on 2009 and looks ahead to 2010.... read more >

Postcards from the SEC Conference: Cynthia Fornelli

Don Applegarth and Steve Thompson are attending the National SEC and PCAOB Conference in Washington D.C. this week. Here’s a peek at a few of their observations from Wayne Carnall's presentation.... read more >

House Introduces Tax Extenders Act of 2009

Tax

By Ron Kramer

HR 4213, the Tax Extenders Act of 2009 is proposed legislation thatextends through 2010, $32 billion of tax provisions that are due to expire at the end of 2009.... read more >

Postcards from the SEC Conference: Wayne Carnall

Don Applegarth and Steve Thompson are attending the National SEC and PCAOB Conference in Washington D.C. this week. Here’s a peek at a few of their observations from Day 1 of the conference.... read more >

Still No Guidance From the IRS On Filing Requirements for Extended FBAR Filing Deadline

Tax

By Ron Kramer

The IRS indicated that the Treasury Department intended to issue further guidance prior to June 30, 2010 clarifying the FBAR filing requirements pertaining to these specified persons. To date, this guidance has not been forthcoming from the IRS.... read more >

Postcards from the SEC Conference: Robert R. Harris

Don Applegarth and Steve Thompson are attending the National SEC and PCAOB Conference in Washington D.C. this week. Here’s a peek at a few of their observations from Robert Harris's presentation at the conference.... read more >

Postcards from the SEC Conference: James Kroeker

Don Applegarth and Steve Thompson are attending the National SEC and PCAOB Conference in Washington D.C. this week. Here’s a peek at a few of their observations from James Kroeker's presentation at the conference.... read more >

Postcards from the SEC Conference: Merideth Cross

Don Applegarth and Steve Thompson are attending the National SEC and PCAOB Conference in Washington D.C. this week. Here’s a peek at a few of their observations from Merideth Cross's presentation at the conference.... read more >