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The talent gap survey

The talent gap survey

The top four findings from a talent gap research survey commissioned by RSM and solutions for overcoming the talent gap challenges companies are facing.
U.S. August CPI: Core inflation arrives hot even as gas prices fall

U.S. August CPI: Core inflation arrives hot even as gas prices fall

Premature calls for the Fed to pause its campaign to tame inflation should be politely dismissed given the 0.1% increase in top-line inflation in August.
Avoid IRA Rollover Tax Traps

Avoid IRA Rollover Tax Traps

An IRA rollover is usually a tax-smart move if you leave your job. But you should be aware of certain federal tax pitfalls — and how to avoid them. In most situations, it's advisable to arrange direct transfers from company plans into IRAs. But there are some exceptions. Here's important information to consider if you're contemplating rolling over any sizable amount from your employer's qualified retirement plan(s).
Where are all the workers?

Where are all the workers?

Discover the most compelling findings from RSM’s recent survey of middle market leaders regarding the talent gap.
Drive a competitive advantage for your business services firm through IT outsourcing

Drive a competitive advantage for your business services firm through IT outsourcing

This article discusses how business services companies can drive a competitive advantage through IT outsourcing.
Nonprofit Finance and Accounting Outsourcing (FAO)

Nonprofit Finance and Accounting Outsourcing (FAO)

Learn about Vasquez Finance and Accounting Outsourcing (FAO) services and how we bring value to our clients. We enable nonprofit organizations to scale finance and accounting resources as needed instead of hiring, training, and paying salaries and benefits of full-time employees.
IRS delays caused employers to wait on needed COVID tax credit relief

IRS delays caused employers to wait on needed COVID tax credit relief

Congress passed multiple pieces of legislation aimed at providing relief to employers struggling due to the pandemic. A new Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) report finds that ongoing IRS processing delays are causing businesses to wait on COVID-related credits claimed on Forms 941-X. The report states that as of Feb. 1, 2022, there were 447,435 Forms 941-X waiting to be processed.
Initial jobless claims drop to lowest level since May

Initial jobless claims drop to lowest level since May

The labor market showed continuing strength as last week's new filings for jobless claims fell for the fourth week in a row.
Middle Market Business Index

Middle Market Business Index

Business conditions in the American real economy imply no recession in the third quarter as the middle market remains on a path for growth.
IRS Releases Practice Unit Addressing Section 958 Constructive Ownership Rules

IRS Releases Practice Unit Addressing Section 958 Constructive Ownership Rules

A new practice unit provides an overview of the section 958 rules that apply to determine a U.S. person’s ownership percentage in a foreign corporation.
Why the U.S. economy is not in a recession

Why the U.S. economy is not in a recession

The U.S. economy has yet to slip into a recession despite two consecutive negative quarters of growth.
What to expect at the end of business cycles

What to expect at the end of business cycles

The Federal Reserve has a blunt yet effective instrument to fight inflation: raising the federal funds rate. But using it requires a delicate balancing act.
Service sector continued to expand in August

Service sector continued to expand in August

Service sector growth inched up in August, marking the 27th month in a row of expansion despite recession fears.
RSM US Manufacturing Outlook Index: Decline in new orders leads a slowdown

RSM US Manufacturing Outlook Index: Decline in new orders leads a slowdown

The RSM US Manufacturing Outlook Index indicates a slowing manufacturing sector.
Bringing it all together: How ex and cx go hand in hand

Bringing it all together: How ex and cx go hand in hand

Five employee experience (EX) best practices that improve the customer experience (CX).