Recent News & Events

New Business Travel Per Diem Rates

Business Travel Per Diem Rates

Should your business use per diem rates for travel reimbursement? Updated business travel per diem rates go into effect October 1. To simplify recordkeeping, they can be used for reimbursement of ordinary and normal business expenses incurred while employees travel away from home. Per diem advantages As long as...

If Sir-Tax Could Write Prescription Drug Warnings

by David Lichtenstein, CPA, MST PROCRASTINATE DRUG: Notifying your accountant at the last minute that you are selling your business, and you just want him/her to "review" the purchase & sale documents, just to make sure that you aren't missing anything. DRUG WARNING: Engaging in such an activity...

Latest Data Breach: Protect Yourself

Data breach

Scam email example with phishing links. Cyber criminals have stolen 143 million credit records in the recent hacking scandal at big-three credit bureau Equifax. At this point you have to assume that the bad guys have highly personal information that they can use to trick you. You need...

Sansiveri Promotes Andrew de Labry and Damian Puerini

Sansiveri is pleased to announce the promotions of Andrew de Labry, CPA, to Manager and Damian Puerini, CPA, to Supervisor. Andrew provides audit and consulting services to a variety of the firm’s clients, including non-profit organizations and manufacturing & distribution companies. He evaluates internal control policies, and accounting procedures,...

Healthcare Summit Presented by RIMA

Healthcare Summit for Manufacturers

Rhode Island Manufacturers Association (RIMA) is hosting a Healthcare Summit on September 14, 2017 from 7:30 am to 10:00 am at the Providence Marriott on Orms Street. The Healthcare Summit will feature Dr. Marie Ganim, RI's newly appointed health insurance commissioner as well as leaders from...

SKWealth Podcast – Interview With Kathleen McQuiggan

Podcast Interview With Kathleen McQuiggan

SKWealth Podcast - Episode 2 We are please to share SKWealth's second podcast by Director of Investments, Matthew Neyland, CFA, CAIA. In this episode, they interview Kathleen McQuiggan, a longtime advocate for advancing women in leadership and women and wealth initiatives, and give an update on the financial markets...

2017 September News in Review

Sansiveri’s 2017 September News in Review is a summary of news, events and links that we shared throughout the month of August. Just in case you missed an earlier post or email, this issue includes information about the RI Tax Amnesty Program, watching overhead, even in good times; new...

New Ransomware Scam Reported by IRS

Scam Alert

Heads-up! The IRS is warning against a new phishing ransomware scam that tries to make you download an FBI questionnaire. But if you click the link, your computer will be infected with ransomware instead. The scam email uses the emblems of both the IRS and the Federal Bureau of Investigation....