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November072017
The House Bill — Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — Proposes Sweeping Changes

Berdon Tax Team 11.07.2017 | Client Alert The recently released House bill – titled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – includes provisions affecting virtually all taxpayers. The bill (‘Bill”) […]

September292017
Trump Tax Reform: A Bold Proposal Short on Details

09.29.2017 | Client Alert As was done earlier this year, The Trump Administration, the leaders of the House Ways and Means Committee, and the Senate Finance Committee have released an […]

September142017
Tax Relief for Hurricane Victims

09.14.2017 | Client Alert The IRS has granted relief for taxpayers in Florida, Texas, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Impacted […]

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 […]