Safe Harbor 2.0 - Update

In our Winter edition of OnPoint I discussed the European Union’s October 6 ruling against the Safe Harbor data-sharing agreement between the United ... read more >

Don't Forget to Depreciate: PATH Extends Bonus Depreciation


By Maggie Gompers

On December 18, 2015, Congress passed the “Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes” (“PATH”) Act, which preserves, modifies, and extends ... read more >

The Apps That Keep Me Organized: Smart Phone Apps to Manage Your Work Life


By Bob Whalen

As the winter season comes to an end and the spring season starts, so goes for my kids and their youth sport seasons. I reminisce on how much technology ... read more >

SOC 2 Privacy: Are You Ready for the Changes?


By Steve Earley

Following up to an article we posted last July regarding changes to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Trust Services Principles ... read more >

AICPA Employee Benefit Certification Program: Another Step in Enhancing Audit Quality


By Todd Lucas

Whether you are a plan administrator or CPA who audits employee benefit plans, you realize and understand the complexities and uniqueness that each employee ... read more >

Healthcare Organizations Can Implement the NIST Cybersecurity Framework with HITRUST

Healthcare organizations face growing challenges in regards to protecting their patient information. Recent studies found that the healthcare sector had ... read more >

International Students Experience Issues with 1040NR Returns

While U.S. individual taxpayers can file and quickly receive their 2015 federal income tax refunds, there are many international students who are still ... read more >

Updated: Consistent Basis Reporting Is Now the Law of the Land

This article is updated information from our original article posted on February 24, 2016. Recent changes to the law have imposed new reporting requirements ... read more >

Construction Spending on the Upswing in 2016

Construction annual spending was up 1.5% in January 2016 for a projected annualized total of $1,140 billion dollars for 2016. This marks a trend of continuing ... read more >