Mike Peachey, Partner, Ag and Agri-Business Services with Acuity recently attended the Top Producers Conference in Chicago, IL. The theme for this year’s conference was “Chart Your Course to Profits.” Most Top Producers are facing turbulent times and tough commodity markets. This challenging environment demands strong ... read more
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued guidance intended to improve private company financial reporting regarding consolidation of lessors in certain common control leasing arrangements. FASB Accounting Standards Update No. 2014-07, Applying Variable Interest Entities Guidance to Common Control Leasing Arrangements, is based on a consensus reached by the Private Company ... read more
IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme Falsely Claiming to be from the Taxpayer Advocate Service
WASHINGTON —The Internal Revenue Service today warned consumers to be on the lookout for a new email phishing scam. The emails appear to be from the IRS Taxpayer Advocate Service and include a bogus case ... read more
Mike Peachey, CPA, Partner, Ag/Agri-business Services recently attended the Top Producer Seminar in Chicago, IL. “The Top Producer Seminar provides a macro-view of the global and domestic agriculture economy trends,” said Peachey.
The seminar is geared toward Midwest corn and bean growers, but hearing what is happening in the grain markets ... read more
It’s official . . . companies with 50-99 full-time employees will not have to make required payments under Obamacare until 2016. Additionally, companies will not have to pay the $2,000 penalty per worker until 2016.
Companies with 100+ employees still need to comply with the new ... read more
Acuity Advisors ad CPAs will be exhibiting at the PA Dairy Summit February 12-13 at the Penn Stater in State College, PA. The summit is considered the premier dairy education event in Pennsylvania and is hosted by the PA Dairy Managers of PA, the Center for Dairy Excellence, the Penn ... read more
Beginning in 2014, the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue will be instituting new security measures to identify and intercept fraudulent refund filings. The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue has partnered with Revenue Solutions, Inc., a fraud identification company to help prevent fraudulent refund payments.