Archive for July, 2018

How Local Governments Can Minimize Audit Findings on Federal Disaster Aid

The 2017 hurricane season made history as the most expensive hurricane season to date. Last year, hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and […]

GASB Increases Debt Disclosure Requirements

In March of this year, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) issued a new requirement that all governments are expected […]

Sales Tax Changes to Affect Louisiana Retailers and Purchasers Alike

As part of a larger budget deal, new Louisiana sales tax laws were approved by lawmakers late last week. The […]

Donor-Advised Funds: Are They the Right Tool for Making Your Charitable Donations?

On December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 1 (the Tax Act or TCJA) was enacted. […]