New Lease Standard and Impact on Automobile Dealers

On February 25, 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued its new lease accounting standard, FASB Accounting Standard Update 2016-02 ... read more >

In a Contentious Election Year, Tax Reform and Regulations Cited as Important Factors in 2016 Manufacturers' Economic Survey

Tax reform, environmental laws and other government regulations were cited among the factors most likely to impact manufacturers in the coming year, according ... read more >

Rig Counts Climb Amid Increased Prices and Positive Speculation

Rig counts’ weekly responsiveness is a key factor in forecasting the price of oil and gas and ultimately the productivity within the industry. North ... read more >

Overhead and the Role of the Nonprofit Board

In a recent study of over 10,000 New York nonprofit organizations, “Understanding Overhead: A Governance Challenge for Nonprofit Trustees,” ... read more >

How Can Benchmarking Work for Construction Companies?

Benchmarking can be a very important and powerful tool in managing a business and improving financial and operation performance. We are often asked by ... read more >

IRS Issues Final Regulations on Modified Carryover Basis

Tax

By Michael Darpino

As the Trump administration begins, the estate planning community is bracing itself for the far-reaching changes to the tax code that our elected leaders ... read more >

Are You Leaving Tax Savings From Your College Education on the Table? The Treasury Department Thinks So

The rising cost of higher education has been on the minds of American families for a number of years and has even sparked recent Congressional investigations. ... read more >

A Wrong Made Right for Combat-Injured Veterans

Government|Tax

By Kay Krueger

On December 16, 2016, President Obama signed the Combat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016 into law. Many veterans who were separated from service ... read more >