Lifestages: Pay Down Debt or Save?

I was recently posed this great question: “Shall I pay down debt or save for retirement? Is there a ratio I should consider?” The short answer ... read more >

SOC 2 Trust Services Criteria Revamped to Align with the COSO 2013 Framework

The AICPA’s Assurance Services Executive Committee (ASEC) recently released an exposure draft, proposing revisions of the Trust Services Criteria ... read more >

Why Oil Rig Counts May Not Mean as Much Any Longer

Over the past several years, one of the key metrics of the health and activity within the oil and gas industry has been the number of active rigs. This ... read more >

Governor Tom Wolf Proposes New State Budget for 2017-2018

On Tuesday, February 7, 2017, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf presented his budget to the state legislature. While the Governor announced that he was not ... read more >

Planned U.S. Manufacturing Investments: Momentum for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

If you have been following the news over the past three months, you have undoubtedly heard a great deal about the “wall,” a Russian-hacked ... read more >

Congressman Tom Reed's Vision for Students and What It Means for Higher Education

In October, we recapped how the Senate Committee of Finance and House Ways and Means Committee had decided to renew their focus on the rising cost of higher ... read more >

States Require New Authentication Procedures for Electronic Filing

States have implemented new security measures to protect taxpayers who file their tax returns electronically. The majority of states now require the signing ... read more >

Calendar-Year C Corporations Receive an Additional Month to File

February 8, 2017: Within the last week, newly revised instructions for Form 7004 were posted to the IRS website. In the latest update, calendar-year C ... read more >