Can Over-the-Road Truck Drivers Establish a Tax Home?

With the tax deadline steadily approaching, taxpayers should begin to assess their business expenses to determine if they are eligible for any itemized ... read more >

After You Buy a Round, Don't Forget the Receipt: What You Need to Know for Your Meals & Entertainment Expenses

When we are in entertainment mode, we take pride in buying a round of drinks for our friends. However, you should not forget the receipt and remember who ... read more >

IRS Withdraws Proposed Regulations for Substantiating Charitable Contributions

On November 11, 2015, we posted “our thoughts” on new rules for substantiating charitable contributions proposed by the Internal Revenue Service. ... read more >

Postcard from Miami

Earlier this month, several Schneider Downs shareholders participated in PrimeGlobal’s Annual North American Tax and Accounting Conferences. These ... read more >

Common Themes Abound Across Five Years of Our Manufacturing Survey

Each year, the Schneider Downs Manufacturing Survey provides new and unique glimpses into the insights of companies from all walks of the sector. Often, ... read more >

Enhanced Research and Development Benefits to a Small Business


By Douglas Papa

Small business taxpayers may get new benefits in 2016 relating to research and development tax credits. For tax years beginning after December 31, 2015, ... read more >

Updating Your Retail or Restaurant Space? What You Need to Know About IRS Revenue Procedure 2015-56


By Carl Scharf

It appears that everywhere we look businesses operating in the retail and restaurant industry are remodeling or refreshing their space in order to stay ... read more >

Lower Refunds on Excise Tax for Propane Users

On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act (PATH), which made permanent certain tax provisions that ... read more >