New Legislation Includes Favorable R & D Credit Provisions

On December 18, 2015, Congress passed an extenders package called the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (the PATH Act).  The new law makes the research and development (R&D) tax credit permanent, retroactively to January 1, 2015, and preserves both the regular credit and the alternative simplified credit. This allows taxpayers to compare View Article →

Health and Wellness Trends

As health care costs continue to be a significant part of small and large employer’s costs, corporate wellness programs are a trend that is not likely to go away anytime soon.  Hence, the search for innovative ways to engage employees in preventive programs to promote overall good health is also on the rise. The underlying View Article →

Financial Literacy: Not Just a Buzzword for Millennials

Financial literacy can, unfortunately, often-times be found in the same category as other over used words such as innovation and disruption, but the reality of the situation is quite different. Financial literacy, education, and effectively communicating the importance of financial literacy cannot be overstated, particularly as it pertains to millennials and young professionals early in View Article →

How Baby Boomers Can Coexist with Millennials at Work

The main workforce as we know it will be continuing to change in the upcoming years. This is because the next generation, the millennials, will be replacing the now working baby boomers. They already comprise 25% of the workforce in the United States and will continue to grow to 50% by the year 2020.[1] Millennials View Article →