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 >

Recognizing Breakage on Unredeemed Gift Cards

Audit|Retail

By Doug Morally

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has finally closed the loop on accounting for breakage with the issuance of Accounting Standards Update ... read more >

Positive Indicators from the Natural Gas Sector

There has been some rather depressing news related to the natural gas sector in recent months. Energy prices are at 18-year lows, and many energy producers ... read more >

2016 Pancake Breakfast: "We Bought All the Sausage They Had"

It was a record-breaking performance on March 5 at this year’s Schneider Downs Pancake Breakfast. More than 125 hungry CPAs jammed Pittsburgh office’s ... read more >

Creating Great Customer Experiences

Most research indicates that happy customers are more likely to remain loyal, so it follows to reason that the happier you are with a brand, the longer ... read more >

Massachusetts Offers Tax Amnesty

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is offering tax amnesty once again from April 1 through May 31, 2016 for most taxes collected by the Massachusetts Department ... read more >

Housing Statistics Off to a Good Start in 2016

The housing market wrapped up a strong year in December 2015, which resulted in big boosts for some companies like Home Depot. Coming off a strong 2015, ... read more >