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June072021
Signed a commercial lease in Manhattan? Let’s talk about CRT.

You are planning to open a business location in Manhattan. You find a great space in the heart of Manhattan and quickly sign the lease agreement. By doing so, you […]

May242021
Know the Rules for Providing Employee Education Assistance

Many businesses provide education fringe benefits so their employees can improve their skills and gain additional knowledge. An employee can receive, on a tax-free basis, up to $5,250 each year […]

May172021
Should They Stay or Should They Go?

As the U.S. and other lucky countries exit the pandemic, we are facing many choices in life. Starting with the sweats you may have been wearing during Work-From-Home for the […]

May102021
7 Tips for First Time Zoom Instructors

Whether you have volunteered or were “voluntold” to teach your first class over Zoom, these 7 tips will help you transform your class from good to great. Before you get […]

May032021
Who Ultimately Pays for Your Estate Taxes?

“Wow! My uncle left me $100,000 in his will. Wait, what?! I only received $60,000. What happened to the difference? Did my cousins steal some of my inheritance?” This might […]

April262021
Step Right Up! Step-ups Explained

Step-ups are powerful, and I believe they should be more widely understood. To that end, the following paragraphs attempt to explain this topic for those of us who are not […]

April192021
Bottom Line it For Me – What do I need to know about LIBOR going away?

When is this really happening? For most loans and interest rate swaps you have some time. By the end of 2021, only the one-week and two-month USD London Interbank Offered […]

April192021
Ops Tips – Returning to the Office

With the COVID-19 vaccines reaching more of the population, employees will be shifting back to the office at a greater rate. Although the new normal is still a bit hazy, […]

April052021
2020 Teleworking and the Threat of Double Taxation

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the stay-at-home orders that followed, many employees telecommuted for substantial portions of 2020, and worked from places different from their regular work locations. When […]