Cloud Computing Security Risk Management Update

The emergence of cloud computing has opened the door for financial institutions to take advantage of the many benefits offered by emerging technology.

Emerging Trends for Financial Institutions Related to COVID-19

(authored by RSM US LLP) Since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, scammers are taking advantage of financial institutions.

2020-07-24T11:22:55-04:00July 24, 2020|Categories: Accounting, Cybersecurity, Financial Institutions, PBMares COVID-19 Insights|

Changes to Not-for-Profit Reporting Requirements of In-Kind Contributions

When it comes to charitable donations, cash might be king, but in-kind contributions play a vital role, too. Donated services and tangible or intangible goods can be sources of revenue and cost savings.

2020-07-14T10:10:40-04:00July 14, 2020|Categories: Accounting, Not-for-Profit|Tags: , , |

Like-Kind Exchanges and Installment Sales

When business owners have divergent goals, Section 1031 contains several provisions for like-kind exchanges and installment sales that can be used to satisfy all parties involved. Proactive tax planning can minimize and delay taxes due while allowing members to pursue their desired outcome.

2020-05-06T16:12:46-04:00January 2, 2020|Categories: Accounting, Construction and Real Estate, Tax: Business|Tags: |

Business Interest Limitation Affects More Businesses

One recently overlooked item of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for companies involved with a syndicate or tax shelter is business interest expense limitation. Don’t be caught off guard. Proper planning and reporting can help preserve your current year deduction.

2019-09-27T13:37:50-04:00August 16, 2019|Categories: Accounting, Business Advisory, Tax: Business|Tags: , |

Allocating General and Administrative Costs to Your Advantage

The government cannot dictate the number of indirect rates you have or how you apply them but they can cite you for non-compliance in the allocation of your indirect costs. Learn how best to allocate your costs based on the type of expense.

2019-04-02T20:12:40-04:00April 2, 2019|Categories: Accounting, Government Contracting|Tags: , |

New Revenue Recognition Standards are Now Effective

Everything has changed with FASB’s new revenue recognition standards and it’s time for all remaining organizations to implement the new revenue recognition standards that originated in May 2014.

2019-03-19T14:43:09-04:00March 5, 2019|Categories: Accounting, Not-for-Profit|Tags: , |

Avoid Costly State Use and Sales Tax Mistakes

Many businesses find themselves purchasing a significant amount of supplies and equipment online. However, chances are your business does not have a policy in place to identify online purchases where sales tax has not been paid at the time of purchase and remits use tax on these items.

2019-03-19T15:21:01-04:00February 15, 2019|Categories: Accounting, Tax: Business, Tax: State & Local|Tags: |