The Financial Accounting Standards Board has issued new rules related to accounting for leases. The rules take effect for public companies beginning 12/15/18 but will require some consistency in reporting so firms are changing to account for their leases in the new manner in 2017. For non-public companies, the rules take effect 12/15/19.… Read more >
As the first day of summer approaches and schools are getting out for summer break, many students are looking for work. Some estimates place over a million Americans a year in an internship role. The University of Cincinnati believe so strongly in the value of on the job training that nearly every area of study incorporates an internship.… Read more >
I read two sequential articles today on these topics. The first addressed how many people are choosing to work in retirement while the second emphasized how few Americans feel they will have sufficient financial resources to retire.
Emily Brandon, the senior editor for Retirement at the U.S. News and author of “Pensionless – The ten-step solution for a stress-free retirement,” wrote laid out seven reasons to work in retirement. … Read more >
Cash flow issues have been a continuous challenge for businesses. The quote below is just as relevant today as it was in 2009.
“Cash flow problems are common in business, and people often have a hard time figuring out what’s behind them. But there are actually just a few potential causes: You could have too much cash tied up in receivables or – if you have a product-based business – in inventory. … Read more >
The Governor is tackling head on a problem that many business people believe hampers the Ohio business environment – municipal income tax administration. Ohio is one of only a handful of states that allow municipalities to assess income taxes upon those who work or live in their communities. Many of the jurisdictions in Ohio participate in RITA – Regional Income Tax Agency which facilitates the filing of municipal income taxes, but the balance of the municipalities have their own tax departments to which individuals and businesses must file and pay. … Read more >