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September112017
The Equifax Hack – What You Can Do

09.11.2017 | Client Alert As many as 143 million personal records may have been compromised by a breach of Equifax — among the nation’s largest credit reporting agencies. The potential […]

June012017
FIFA Changes Requirements for NYC Freelancers

Wayne Berkowitz, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 06.01.2017 | Client Alert It’s called the Freelance Isn’t Free Act (FIFA) and as of May 15, 2017 it has changed the playing field for […]

April272017
Trump Tax Proposals – The Opening Round

Berdon Tax Team 04.27.2017 | Client Alert President Trump has released what amounts to his opening negotiating position for the much anticipated tax code revision intended to stimulate increased economic […]

April252017
Berdon Estate Planning Strategies – Ensuring that Your Wishes Are Followed

04.25.2017 | Client Alert Estate planning is more than just about saving on taxes; it’s about planning to ensure that your wishes are followed when you are gone. The Berdon […]

April202017
New York State Enacts 2017 – 2018 Budget Legislation

Wayne Berkowitz, CPA, J,D., LL.M. 04.20.2017 | Client Alert New York State has finally enacted the budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year. Passage was delayed due to many controversial proposals, […]

March162017
Value of Artwork Before the Dirt Clears: Estate of Kollsman v. Commissioner

Fred E. Chilkowitz, CPA, ABV, ASA and Kathryn E. DeMello 03.16.2017 | Client Alert Numerous Tax Court decisions have addressed valuation adjustments for noncontrolling interests in closely held companies in […]

February152017
The PATH Act’s Impact on Depreciation

Taylor Ulezalka, CPA 02.15.2017 | Client Alert There are some important changes to depreciation resulting from the enactment of the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act), […]

January202017
New York State Driver’s License Requirement for Tax Year 2016

Berdon Tax Team 01.20.2017 | Client Alert Beginning this year, all electronically filed New York personal returns are required to contain driver’s license information. If you are required to file […]

January102017
Treasury, IRS Issue New Filing Requirements for Foreign-Owned LLCs

Marc Ausfresser, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 01.10.2017 | Client Alert On December 13, 2016 the Treasury Department and the IRS issued final regulations that require certain foreign-owned limited liability companies (LLCs) […]