Commercial Businesses Articles
Posted by Christopher Lukowski on February 20, 2017
2016 was a “transformative” year for the Whistleblower Office. Learn about the basics of the program and what changed in 2016.
Posted by William Allen on February 20, 2017
Businesses currently face numerous uncertainties in the marketplace. Some of these possible changes could be good for your business, while others could have negative effects on the value of your business.
Posted by on February 13, 2017
Could so-called “inline XBRL,” eXtensible Business Reporting Language, help interactive data finally become more mainstream?
Posted by Jonathan Roller on February 10, 2017
President Trump has vowed to bring jobs back to America. But how successful will he be even with a Republican-controlled Congress? There’s no consensus. This article looks into the possibilities, the obstacles and the complexities involved, including renegotiating trade accords and imposing new tariffs, in the goal of restoring America’s position as the world’s top manufacturing country.
Posted by Brian Kern on February 10, 2017
Can a retailer qualify for the Section 199 deduction for marketing materials created and printed in the United States that advertise products manufactured abroad? IRS Chief Counsel Advice determined that the deduction isn’t available for print materials that advertise only the company’s own foreign-made brands. Here are the details of the case.
Posted by Jill Johnson on February 06, 2017
New technology breeds new ways for hackers to commit fraud. As businesses increasingly use quick response (QR) codes to connect with customers using smart devices, opportunistic cybercriminals may use them to steal personal information and incur unauthorized charges. Find out ways to protect your smart devices from QR code “clickjacking” scams.