Part Three: Equity Markets Will Be Volatile

The second step in my series on dealing with volatile equity markets is: Understanding Your Cash Flow Needs.... read more >

Hurricane Irene Blows the Deadline for OVDI to September 9, 2011

Tax

By Ron Kramer

The Internal Revenue Service (IRC) has announced that the August 31, 2011 deadline to comply with the IRS’s Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative (OVDI) will be extended to September 9, 2011, because of the potential impact of Hurricane Irene.... read more >

Fixed Asset Management Software Can Improve Your Bottom Line

Technology

By Robert Morgan

How can software assist in properly managing your company's fixed assets? Robert Morgan provides a primer.... read more >

Taxpayers (Including Corporations) to Begin Receiving New Form 1099-K for 2011

Tax

By Martin DiGiovine

As part of an effort by Congress to close the tax gap, the 2008 Housing Assistance Tax Act added new section 6050W to the Internal Revenue Code (“IRC”). ... read more >

PCAOB Considers Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation

The PCAOB recently issued a Concept Release on Auditor Independence and Audit Firm Rotation to solicit public comments on enhancements to auditor independence, objectivity and professional skepticism. Steve Thompson explains why this matters.... read more >

Part Two: Equity Markets Will Be Volatile

Are you in the Retirement Red Zone or an Asset Accumulator? Nancy Skeans provides shares her insights on the critical issue: Understanding Your Financial Stage in Life. Second in a series.... read more >

Michigan Tax Reform - Corporate Income Tax Replaces the Business Tax

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation to repeal the Michigan Business Tax (MBT) and adopt a new corporate income tax effective January 1, 2012. Tim Adams explains what this means to you.... read more >

Visit Us at the PIOGA Conference, August 30-31

Schneider Downs will be a proud presenter at this year's PIOGA Conference and Trade Show in Monroeville, PA. Ed Friel tell us what to expect.... read more >

Manufacturing Update - State of the Industry in Japan

In March of 2011, a devastating earthquake and tsunami wiped out significant manufacturing operations in Japan. Production was curtailed and many U.S. manufacturers had to wait for components or find alternate sourcing.... read more >

Construction Industry Crystal Ball -- What to Expect in the Near Term?

Construction

By Joe Bruce

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) recently provided a forecast for the construction industry's near future. Joe Bruce shares his interpretation of the outlook.... read more >