Manufacturing & Distribution

2016 June News in Review

Sansiveri’s June News in Review is a summary of news, events and links that we shared throughout the month of May. Just in case you missed an earlier post or email, this issue includes information about how Sansiveri was named a Best Places to Work by PBN; cost segregation...

Accounting for Goodwill to Change

By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE Does your entity have goodwill on its balance sheet? If so, a change simplifying the accounting for goodwill impairment proposed by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) may affect your entity. The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) is proposing changes to accounting...

The Overtime Rule

By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published final regulations defining those employees exempt from overtime.  The new rule (aka The Final Rule) updated the salary and compensation levels of executive, administrative and professional...

2016 RI Manufacturing Annual Meeting Sponsor

Sansiveri was one of the prime sponsors of the 2016 Rhode Island Manufacturing Annual Meeting being held today, May 11, 2016, from 7:30 am to 9:30 am at the Twin River Event Center in Lincoln, RI. Governor Gina Raimondo and keynote speaker, Reid Wilson, chief political correspondent...

2016 RI Manufacturing Annual Meeting Scheduled

Sansiveri is one of the prime sponsors of the 2016 Rhode Island Manufacturing Annual Meeting being held on May 11, 2016 from 7:30 am to 9:30 am at the Twin River Event Center in Lincoln, RI. Special keynote speaker will be Reid Wilson, chief political correspondent and...

Polaris MEP’s Spring Events

If you are a manufacturer, Polaris MEP now offers Strategic Business Planning services. They are also also offering an Entrepreneurial Process Workshop and the 2016 Marketing Smarter for Manufacturers Series, among other scheduled spring events targeted to the industry. For more information or to register for an upcoming event,...

Attention Massachusetts Businesses

If you are a corporation or business entity taxable as a corporation, April 1, 2016 is the deadline to certify your tax status in order to qualify for local personal property tax exemptions according to the Department of Revenue (DOR). The certification is required for federal and state tax purposes...

Tax Scam Notification

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has cautioned Rhode Island businesses owners about a scam in which individuals claim to be collections agents of the Rhode Island Division of Taxation and request immediate payment. Please note that the Division of Taxation does not request cash or other payment by businesses...