What is Bonus Depreciation?


By Dennis Loughran

In preparation for year end tax planning we are advising our clients on various tax law changes that have been triggered for the 2008 tax year. One that ... read more >

Do you need a SAS 70 report?


By Eric Wright

Have you heard of a SAS 70 report, but not sure what it is or if you need one? If you are an organization providing outsourcing services to a company, ... read more >

Commitment to Technology vs. Spending in a Down Economy


By Bob Whalen

We are in the middle of one of the largest financial crisis in U.S. history and companies, understandably, are looking to control spending. One of the ... read more >

New M&A Deals Will be Significantly Impacted by New Accounting Rules

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has issued new standards that will have a significant impact not only on the way companies account for ... read more >

Staying Current in a Volatile Period

Greetings, and welcome to Insights. We are in the midst of perhaps the most volatile economic period of the past 50 years, and this fiscal roller coaster ... read more >

The Impact of the Economy on Nonprofit Contributions

The sky is falling, or so it would seem. The Dow Jones Industrials are down 31% over the last year. The S&P 500? Down 34%. The NASDAQ? How about 35%. ... read more >

All non-public entities - one more year without FIN 48!


By Donald Applegarth

(CCH) - On October 15, 2008, the FASB met to discuss comments received about deferring FASB Interpretation (FIN) No. 48, Accounting for Uncertainty in ... read more >

Got Sales and Use Tax Nexus?

Nexus for sales and use tax differs from nexus for income taxes. Nexus protection from income tax purposes under P.L. 86-272 is not available for sales ... read more >

Energy: Majority Party Presidential Candidates' Views

Energy is a significant issue in the upcoming presidential election. Rising energy costs are directly impacting the wallets of many Americans, and the ... read more >

What's Next?

Over the last several years, business have faced many challenging problems – operationally, accounting and economically. Operationally, the costs ... read more >