Private Companies Rejoice - VIE Rules are Changing for the Better

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) recently released one of the most anticipated changes to accounting guidance for variable interest entities ... read more >

Are You Ready for ASC 606 to go into Effect?

For fiscal periods beginning after December 15, 2017, ASC 606 will change the way companies recognize revenue. In general, ASC 606 will affect revenue ... read more >

Schneider Downs Sponsors the 2018 Pennsylvania Automotive Association Fall Conference

Last month, Steve Barber and Henry Szymanski from our Auto Dealer Advisory Group attended the 2018 Pennsylvania Automotive Association (“PAA”) ... read more >

Retail Sales Register Solid Third Quarter Results Going into the Holiday Season

Based on calculations released by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and data from the U.S. Census Bureau, retail sales in September increased three ... read more >

Revenue Procedure 2018-52 Released by IRS: VCP Modifications

On September 28, 2018, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-52, which will be effective as of January 1, 2019 and supersedes Revenue Procedure 2016-51. ... read more >

Mitigating the Risk of Cyber Attacks to Your Employee Benefit Plan

From Target to Equifax to the federal government, it seems that a new cybersecurity breach makes headlines on an almost daily basis. With all these breeches, ... read more >

The Changing Landscape of Qualified Retirement Plans

Plan Sponsors continue to be faced with the pressure of overseeing a “successful” retirement plan for participants and beneficiaries. How “successful” ... read more >

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act - Are you protecting your students' financial data?

The Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) is a federal law that applies to entities that collect consumer financial data, including institutions of higher education. ... read more >