BREAKING NEWS: House Passes Historic Tax Overhaul Bill

Tax Reform

By Kirk Mitchell

The House passed the most sweeping tax code rewrite in three decades earlier this afternoon. The bill now moves to the Senate. Senate Majority Leader Mitch ... read more >

Postcard from the AICPA SEC Conference - Day 3

This article was co-written by Ryan Deatrick and Matt McNeal. Greetings from the final day of the AICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments ... read more >

Completed Contract Method Permitted for Grading and Soil Compaction

In Technical Advice Memorandum (TAM) 201650014, the IRS has determined that long term contracts requiring grading and soil compaction qualify for the completed ... read more >

Postcard from the AICPA Construction and Real Estate Conference

Last week, the AICPA hosted its annual Construction and Real Estate conference in Las Vegas, welcoming over 1,000 attendees. I was fortunate to participate, ... read more >

Nearing a Final Tax Plan

Tax Reform

By Kirk Mitchell

After months of discussion, analysis, posturing and negotiation, it looks like a final tax plan is taking shape. On December 13, a joint House and Senate ... read more >

MIT Study Suggests U.S. Vastly Overstates Oil Output Forecasts

Researchers at MIT have uncovered issues with the U.S. Energy Department’s official forecast for oil output, which may vastly overstate oil and gas ... read more >

The Sweeping Tax Overhaul and the "Season of Giving"


By Maggie Gompers

Last week, the U.S. Senate passed a historic overhaul of the U.S. tax code. This pushed Republican lawmakers one step closer to passing their first major ... read more >

Excel is Not Dead


By Clayton Ayers

Recent news posted in The Wall Street Journal has depicted Excel as ill-equipped financial reporting software. Tatyana Shumsky discussed how it took users ... read more >

Potential Permanent Fracking Ban May Have Big Impact in PA

Hydraulic fracturing – or “fracking,” as it has come to be known – is a hot topic these days. The fracking process, which involves ... read more >