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Our professionals regularly write articles, record seminars and create presentations on the latest issues and trends affecting your business.

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Section 7520 rate drops for March, dip or blip, we'll take it

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Section 7520 rate drops for March, dip or blip, we'll take it

This slight reprieve in the upward trend of rates keeps the window open for wealth transfer on a gift tax-efficient basis.

  • Charlie Ratner
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  • February 21, 2017
Managing at the margin: How manufacturers can improve profitability

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Managing at the margin: How manufacturers can improve profitability

Rising revenues do not always mean increased profits. Margin analytics can help manufacturers prioritize opportunities and identify risks.

  • Gary Horsfall, Casey Chapman
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  • February 20, 2017

CASE STUDY

International coordination helps $100 million nonprofit achieve mission

Learn how RSM helped a nonprofit increase transparency into accounting process across numerous global locations.

  • February 15, 2017
Technology assets and detailed data: What private equity buyers want

VIDEO

Technology assets and detailed data: What private equity buyers want

Listen to Mike Fanelli, RSM partner, discuss the private equity buying trends and how differentiation is top of mind for all.

  • Michael Fanelli
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  • February 10, 2017
Middle market faces tight labor market

THE REAL ECONOMY

Middle market faces tight labor market

Some middle market firms likely to face significantly higher wage premiums to hire new workers.

  • Joe Brusuelas
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  • February 10, 2017

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Parent allowed ordinary worthless stock deduction on subsidiary

Ruling the corporate parent was allowed an ordinary loss deduction on its subsidiary, the IRS required a look-through to predecessor entities.

  • Sharif Ford
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  • February 09, 2017

INSIGHT ARTICLE

2017 risk outlook: 6 trends to monitor in the new year

Plan now to address potentially harmful cloud, third-party vendor, cybersecurity, international and security and privacy risks.

  • Joe Brusuelas, Rob Kastenschmidt
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  • February 08, 2017
Wage and productivity data key to manufacturing

VIDEO

Wage and productivity data key to manufacturing

In this video brief, RSM US Chief economist Joseph Brusuelas outlines the key economic data to follow to track the health of manufacturing.

  • Joe Brusuelas
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  • February 08, 2017

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Luxury brands challenged to embrace the new normal in doing business

It will not be business as usual for luxury brands. Survivors will need to adapt to the evolving consumer and marketplace at a faster pace.

  • Jeffrey Edelman
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  • February 08, 2017
Retail’s disruptive trend is real estate's challenge and opportunity

VIDEO

Retail’s disruptive trend is real estate's challenge and opportunity

RSM industry leaders share insights on how the evolving retail landscape is affecting the real estate industry.

  • John Nicolopoulos, Michael Schwartz
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  • February 07, 2017

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