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NYC Waives Penalties for Late Real Property Transfer Tax Filing and Payment

By Richard Goldstein, J.D. and Wayne K. Berkowitz, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 3.23.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update The New York City Department of Finance (DOF) issued a Memorandum on […]

IRS Extends April 15 Deadlines and Lifts Cap on Postponed Payments

Naya Pearlman, J.D., LL.M. 3.23.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update – UPDATED 3.28.20 The IRS issued Notice 2020-18, superseding the prior Notice 2020-17 and expanding April 15 tax relief.  […]

Tax Commission of NY Issues Emergency Executive Order

3.21.20 | Industry Insights UPDATE In follow-up to the notice dated March 17, 2020 summarized below, the Tax Commission of the City of NY issued Emergency Executive Order No. 102, […]

NYC Business Tax Filing Extensions and the COVID-19 Outbreak

Wayne Berkowitz, CPA, J.D., LL.M. and Richard Goldstein, J.D. 3.20.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update The New York City Department of Finance (DOF) recognizes that taxpayers and return preparers […]

U.S. Extends Tax Filing Deadline to July 15

Naya Pearlman, J.D., LL.M. 3.20.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update According to recent statements by the Treasury Secretary, the U.S. will extend the income tax filing deadline until July […]

COVID-19 – Managing the Impact on Hospitality

Jack Pulvirenti, CPA 3.20.20 | Industry Insights As the U.S. Government works to pass bills to help businesses manage the financial challenges presented by the crisis, many are asking what […]

REBNY Members Pledge 90 Day Hold on Retail, Restaurant Eviction

Matthew Doty, CPA 3.20.20 | Industry Insights REBNY members1, in an act of true NYC solidarity, have pledged to New Yorkers not to execute any warrant of eviction for the […]

Tax Relief under Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Naya Pearlman, J.D., LL.M, Ken H. Maeng, J.D. and Shayna Byrne, J.D. 3.19.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update In what is expected to be a series of Federal government […]

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act: What You Need to Know

3.19.20 | Client Alert – COVID-19 Update Last Saturday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which provides amendments to the Family Medical Leave Act […]