State & Local Taxation

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December112019
Why Cities Like New York Want A Bite Of Every 1031 Exchange

12.11.19 | BERDON LLP | Bisnow New York Berdon state and local tax partner Wayne Berkowitz explains why state and local tax authorities have made attempts to gain some tax […]

October162019
Berdon Adds Further Depth To Its SALT Practice – Richard Goldstein Joins as Co-Leader

NEW YORK — Richard Goldstein, J.D., a state and local tax lawyer and tax consultant with more than 25 years of professional experience, has joined CPA and Advisory firm Berdon […]

May142019
SCOTUS Decision in ‘Wayfair’—Multifaceted Impact on Law Firms

05.14.19 | The Mid-Market Report Since June 21, 2018, all tax practitioners, and particularly those focusing on state and local tax matters, have been discussing, reading, writing and contemplating about […]

April102019
New York State Budget – What You Need to Know

Wayne K. Berkowitz, CPA, J.D., LL.M. and Sunday L. Vanderver, J.D., LL.M. 4.10.19 | Client Alert The New York State Assembly and New York State Senate passed the Budget Bill […]

February132019
The ‘Capital Improvement Trap’ Is Back In Full Force, And That Means More Audits

2.13.19 | BERDON LLP | Bisnow New York Picture this: an owner is renovating part of his or her building. A contractor approaches the owner and says they can release the […]

February072019
Becoming Less Valuable: S Corporation “Reasonable Compensation” in Light of IRC 199A

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 02.07.19 | Client Alert Under Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 1366, shareholders of S Corporations report their share of net income as if it were directly […]

November162018
New Jersey Amnesty Program Launched – Runs Through January 15, 2019

State and Local Tax Team 11.16.2018 | Client Alert The State of New Jersey has finally announced the start date of the recently enacted amnesty program. Effective November 15, 2018, […]

November082018
Participate in NYS Employer Compensation Expense Program – December 1, 2018 Deadline

Wayne K. Berkowitz, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 11.08.2018 | Client Alert Participation and Election As a possible workaround to the limited SALT deduction, employers considering participation in the New York State […]

July172018
NJ Budget Impacts Individual and Business Tax, Calls for a Tax Amnesty

Berdon Tax Team 07.17.2018 | Client Alert New Jersey’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget was passed and signed into law by Governor Murphy on July 2, 2018 by way of several […]