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  • Tax Reform: Making the R&D Tax Credit Relevant Again for Natural Resources
    May 16, 2018
    By David Wong, Gabe Rubio, and Matthew Ferreira The final tax reform law includes important changes set to impact mining and oil & gas companies. Some of these new and altered provisions—outlined …
  • Private Equity PErspectives Podcast – Episode 5
    May 15, 2018
      Listen to the Podcast   Episode 5: Deerpath Capital & CIP Capital Talk Leverage at ACG InterGrowth 2018 Todd Kinney: Hi, this is Todd Kinney, I’m a director in BDO’s Private Equity Practice and …
  • M&A in the Permian Basin: Heart of the U.S. Shale Boom
    May 14, 2018
    Download PDF Version The Permian Basin: A bright spot in a muted M&A environment  If oil prices continue to trend upwards, investor pressure may subside as profits start to rise. Major producers, …
  • ​Mall REIT M&A Could Accelerate
    May 9, 2018
    Download PDF Version By Stuart Eisenberg On the heels of Brookfield Property Partners’ acquisition of GGP, BDO USA Partner Stuart Eisenberg posits that retail REITs may have a bumpy road ahead. The se …
  • ​The PE Buyer’s Cyber Due Diligence Checklist
    May 7, 2018
    Download PDF Version By Gregory A. Garrett, CISSP, CPCM, PMP, Head of U.S. & International Cybersecurity, BDO USA LLP As cyberattacks increase in sophistication and magnitude of impact across all …
  • Transportation Fringe Benefits Are Now UBI—Effective January 1, 2018
    May 4, 2018
    Download PDF Version The Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 added the following provision to the Internal Revenue Code that will cause many tax-exempt organizations to pay the unrelated business income tax …
  • Autonomous Vehicles: What Insurers Need To Know
    May 2, 2018
    Download PDF Version By Imran Makda Ready or not, autonomous vehicles will soon drive Americans into a new era of transportation. IHS Markit research projects more than 33 million autonomous vehicles …
  • ​PErspective in Tech
    April 30, 2018
    Download PDF Version The Private Equity Download  This year, almost half of tech CFOs (48%) expect to engage in M&A activity, while 59% expect tech valuations to increase, according to the 2018 BD …
  • BDCs’ Leverage Restrictions Relaxed in Newly Passed Bill
    April 26, 2018
    Download PDF Version By Keith McGowan, Dale Thompson and Nick Maroules The Small Business Credit Availability Act (SBCAA), which is part of the $1.3 trillion spending bill signed into law on March 23, …
  • The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard
    April 23, 2018
    Download PDF Version FY 2017 Same-Store Sales Restaurant same-store sales were flat in 2017, posting no change over 2016.  The year was marked by continued change in consumer preferences, but positive …
  • How Industry 4.0 is Transforming the Oil & Gas Supply Chain
    April 23, 2018
    Download PDF Version The path oil and gas travels from extraction to end consumer is in a state of transformation. Operations are changing at every link in the supply chain, as companies adopt new and …
  • Healthcare Rx Podcast – Episode 2
    April 19, 2018
      Listen to the Podcast Episode 2: Adjusting to Disruption: The "New Normal" in Healthcare  Patrick: We’re going to talk about adjusting to disruption, the new normal in healthcare. Welcome …
  • BDO Consumer Beat Survey
    April 11, 2018
    Download Infographic [PDF] Between tax reform, tax filings, and the online sales tax debate, taxes could play a big role in influencing consumer spending behavior. Findings from the 2018 BDO Consumer …
  • Nonprofit Standard Newsletter – Spring 2018
    April 11, 2018
    Download PDF Version Table of Contents Six Tax Reform Issues Impacting Nonprofit Organizations ​Other Tax Items ​New Tax Law’s Excise Tax ‘Bite’ on Exempt Organization Compensation Is Your Not-For-Pro …
  • How Tax Reform Will Impact Construction
    April 5, 2018
    Download PDF Version By Maureen McGetrick Every type of industry is impacted by the passing of the bill known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), and the construction industry was not left out of the …