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October272016
Auditors’ Watchdog Role Requires Professional Skepticism

Grace Singer, CPA 10.27.2016 | eVisor Whether auditing a public or private company, certified public accountants are required to assume a “public watchdog” role and approach all audits with a […]

October272016
Understanding the Statement of Cash Flows

Grace Singer, CPA 10.27.2016 | eVisor The statement of cash flows, arguably the most misunderstood and underappreciated part of a company’s annual report, highlights the sources and uses of cash. […]

October202016
The Changing Face of the Law Firm Industry

John Fitzgerald, CPA 10.20.2016 | Practice Made Perfect In an increasingly competitive environment, law firms that want to remain competitive and profitable must rethink the “business as usual” model and […]

September132016
Berdon Blogs Reach One-Year Milestone

Kayte Steinert-Threlkeld 09.13.2016 | eVisor Since launching three blogs in September 2015, Berdon LLP has published more than 150 blog posts on general tax issues, state and local tax issues, […]

September132016
Management Letters Can Reveal Problems and Help Find Solutions

Manufacturing | Distribution | Retail Practice 09.13.2016 | eVisor The management letter can provide innovative ideas, based on industry best practices, about ways to improve internal control systems, streamline operations, […]

August252016
Cashing Out On Condos: Considerations To Maximize Profitability

Meyer Mintz, CPA, J.D., LL.M 08.25.2016 | Bisnow A condo conversion can be a financially rewarding endeavor or cash trap, depending on how the building owner approaches the project. Its […]

August172016
Construction Companies Receive Guidance on Domestic Production Deduction

Berdon Tax Team 08.17.2016 | eVisor Construction is generally considered to be a domestic production activity eligible for a deduction typically equal to 9% of the taxable income attributable to […]

August032016
Clarity on Cancellation of Debt Rules

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 08.03.2016 | eVisor The IRS has finalized regulations1 for determining who is the “taxpayer” in applying the insolvency and bankruptcy exceptions to discharge-of-indebtedness rules to […]

August032016
IRS Changing the Way it Examines Tax-Exempts – Penalties Expected to Rise

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 08.03.2016 | eVisor It appears that the IRS has been increasing the number of audits it is conducting of tax-exempt organizations and is more likely […]