Report On the Job Impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan

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By Ron Kramer

The rollout of President-elect Obama’s stimulus package, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan, over the past several days reminds me of the fairy tales of my youth.... read more >

Job Losses Emphasize Need for Quick Stimulus Package

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By Ron Kramer

This is the fourth in a series of Insights focusing on the economic stimulus package proposed by President-elect Barack Obama. To receive all future updates ... read more >

President-elect Obama Stimulus Package Update Two

This is the second in a series of Insights focusing on the economic stimulus package proposed by President-elect Barack Obama. To receive all future updates ... read more >

President-elect Obama Stimulus Package Update

This is the first in a series of Insights focusing on the economic stimulus package proposed by President-elect Barack Obama. To receive all future updates ... read more >

Kicking yourself for taking early social security?

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By Laura Fernan

HOW TO UNDO REDUCED BENEFITS AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF AN INTEREST-FREE GOVERNMENT LOAN If you are regretting taking early Social Security, there is an easy ... read more >

Exempt Entities May be Required to Collect PA Sales Tax

In a recent letter ruling, the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue determined that a parent-teacher organization’s sale of items for fundraising purposes ... read more >

What is Bonus Depreciation?

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By Dennis Loughran

In preparation for year end tax planning we are advising our clients on various tax law changes that have been triggered for the 2008 tax year. One that ... read more >

Kiddie Tax is Expanded in 2008

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By Ron Kramer

The “kiddie tax” has been expanded by Congress in the Small Business Act of 2007. If you have children under age 24 as of 2008, this is of ... read more >

2008 Housing Act - Homebuyer Credit

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By Mark DiPietrantonio

The Housing Assistance Tax Act of 2008 contains a new first-time homebuyer credit of up to $7,500 that is principally designed to assist struggling homeowners ... read more >