HOT TOPICS / INSIGHTS

Hot Topics / Insights
November102015
Budget Act Has Major Impact on Partnership Audits

Berdon Tax Team 11.10.2015 | Client Alert On November 2, President Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 which will drastically change the way the IRS audits partnerships in […]

October292015
Accounting for Law Firms: Best Practices Lawyers Should Know

John Fitzgerald, CPA 10.29.2015 | Bloomberg BNA To operate successfully in today’s environment, law firms need to develop, implement, and monitor strong financial and operational practices. John Fitzgerald, Berdon’s Chair […]

October272015
NYC Transit Benefit, Social Security Wage Base, Overseas Tax Evasion,

10.27.2015 | eVisor Transit Benefit Program Now Mandatory in NYC New York City has passed an ordinance requiring that companies with 20 or more full-time employees who work in the […]

October272015
IRS Teams with Foreign Tax Administrations to Uncover Tax Evasion

Berdon Tax Team 10.27.2015 | eVisor In its ongoing initiative to uncover offshore tax evasion by US taxpayers, the IRS has announced the exchange of financial account information with foreign […]

October152015
The 2016 ACA Compliance Season is Around the Corner

Berdon Tax Team 10.15.2015 | Client Alert New rules came into effect in 2015 under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as part of the yearly transition to the law’s full […]

October072015
Cyberattacks on CRE: Real and Inevitable

Rita Pierre, CPA and Suzy Zaky 10.07.2015 | Real Estate Weekly It is a common and dangerous misconception that cyberattacks happen to others – giant retailers, government agencies – but […]

October042015
Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plans under Increased IRS Scrutiny

10.27.2015 | eVisor For 2016, the Employee Plans Team Audit (EPTA) division of the IRS is stepping up reviews of internal compliance controls for large plans – those with at […]

October012015
Condo Conversion: Navigating the Risks

Meyer Mintz, CPA, J.D., LL.M., Berdon LLP, New York Real Estate Accountants

September282015
Connecticut Substantially Increases Probate Fees for Larger Estates

Marco Svagna, CPA 09.28.2015 | eVisor Under recent legislation, the large estates of Connecticut residents dying on or after January 1, 2015 are being hit with sizable increases in probate […]