5500 Filing Deadline -- What to do if you missed it!

ERISA

By Brian Reitz

If your Company sponsors a benefit plan subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), you are more than likely well aware of ... read more >

Pittsburgh Helping to Spur Construction Growth in September

Construction

By Todd Lucas

According to a recent report from Dodge Data & Analytics, new U.S. construction starts increased 14% in September from the previous month. A construction ... read more >

Schneider Downs Manufacturing Survey - Seeking Manufacturers' Input

Manufacturing

By John Kohler

The Schneider Downs Manufacturing Focus Group has released its annual economic questionnaire. This is the seventh year for the survey. Our survey is conducted ... read more >

Get Ready for Critical Audit Matters

On Monday, October 23, the SEC accepted the Public Company Oversight Board’s new standard for enhanced audit reports. Previously approved by the ... read more >

Update on the Status of the 179D Deduction

In 2005, Congress passed the Energy Policy Act which created the 179D Energy-Efficient Commercial Building Deduction. The 179D deduction allowed owners ... read more >

Potential Audit Relief for Charitable Organizations Soliciting in Pennsylvania

Charitable organizations soliciting contributions in the state of Pennsylvania could see changes coming to the thresholds for audit requirements. In September, ... read more >

Form 1098-T Reporting Requirements Change for Tax Year 2018

The Internal Revenue Service recently announced that colleges and universities will no longer have relief from the Box 1 reporting requirement on Form ... read more >

Postcard from EACUBO

Day one of the annual meeting of the Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers brought together more than 450 individuals to discuss ... read more >

Pennsylvania CPE changes

In September 2017, the Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy announced major changes to CPE requirements for licensed Pennsylvania CPAs. Effective January ... read more >