Corporate Inversions - Are We There Yet?


By Mary Richter

The ball is rolling downhill and picking up speed. That’s what it has seemed like during the past six months regarding corporate inversions. From ... read more >

UPMC Payroll Tax Challenge

In June of this year, the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County ruled on a dispute between the City of Pittsburgh (City) and UPMC regarding the entity’s ... read more >

A Reminder for Colleges and Universities During the Election Year - Part 2

Last week I covered a few activites that were permitted during an election year by colleges and universities. Along with permitted activites, are various ... read more >

Conversion to Accrual Basis Threatens Small Businesses


By Jennifer Antoon

The House Ways and Means Chairman David Camp (R-MI) on February 26, 2014 released the 979-page “Tax Reform Act of 2014” discussion draft. Chairman ... read more >

A Reminder for Colleges and Universities During the Election Year - Part 1

In any election year, colleges and universities should review their controls and procedures for compliance with the prohibition on campaign intervention ... read more >

Beware of Tax Fraudsters During the Upcoming Busy Season


By Melanie Pantalone

In the last year, the IRS has seen an increase of IRS scams across the country. The two most common schemes have been telephone scams and phishing (an ... read more >

IRS Modifies the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program

On June 18, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) significantly modified the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP). The various changes to the ... read more >

Change in Policy for Taxpayer Identification Numbers


By Dennis Mowrey

Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs) will expire if they are not used on a federal income tax return for any year during a period of five ... read more >

Trust Fund Fees for Self-Insured Plans Are Due July 31


By John Kohler

Did you know that there are fees due on health insurance policies and self-insured plans used to help fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute ... read more >

What's the Deal with Corporate Inversions?


By Mary Richter

Over the past few months, corporate inversions have been getting a lot of press. Although not new, momentum has propelled this technique into the foreground, ... read more >