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Is a ‘Reg B Appraisal Notice’ Required when Applications are Denied or Withdrawn?

By Sandy Sporleder | July 19, 2021
Reading Time: 2 minutes Regarding the Regulation B Appraisal Notice, we frequently get the question of whether it’s necessary if the application is denied or withdrawn.  Reg B {§ 1002.14} is not very clear on this issue; and you may think the answer is crazy.  I think we all know that sometimes regulations just …

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Did you Know?: Your Bank’s Cyber Vulnerabilities may be Public Knowledge

By Sandy Sporleder | July 19, 2021
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Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know there might be information about your bank’s cyber vulnerability on the internet? Or that it’s common for a hacker to have access to a system months before an exploit? Or that ‘one password’ compromised is what brought down the entire Colonial pipeline recently? K·Coe’s cybersecurity consultants explain …

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How Additive Manufacturing is Transforming the Supply Chain

By K·Coe Editorial | June 25, 2021
Reading Time: 3 minutes By Derek Wagoner The mere mention of the COVID-19 pandemic as it relates to business disruption has left many of us tired and depleted.  We have lived and breathed it for the past 18 months – and we have learned a lot. One monumental discovery for manufacturers:  While Additive Manufacturing …

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Additional Aid from USDA has been Allocated for Ag Producers and Businesses Left Behind

By Matthew Farrell | June 15, 2021
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Reading Time: 2 minutes Funding recipients include timber harvesters, biofuels, dairy farmers and processors, livestock farmers and contract growers of poultry, assistance for organic cost share, and grants for PPE As part of the USDA Pandemic Assistance for Producers initiative, it was announced that additional aid would be given to ag producers and businesses, …

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FASB Issues Goodwill Triggering Relief for Private & NFP Companies

By Sandy Sporleder | June 8, 2021
Reading Time: < 1 minute Due to the time consuming, difficult, and often costly analysis involved in testing goodwill impairment of a triggering event, FASB has issued a new standard to provide an alternative evaluation for private and not-for-profit (NFP) companies. Private and NFP companies can now elect to perform a goodwill trigger event assessment …

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Green Book Summary: Expectations for Upcoming Tax Reform

By K·Coe Editorial | June 3, 2021
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Reading Time: 3 minutes Alongside the release of President Biden’s budget proposal, the Department of Treasury has published its “Green Book” – comprised of insights into the tax proposals that make up some of the line items of the budget. While the President’s budget proposal has no effect of law, its details do typically …

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