Author Archives: AKMCPA Team

AKM 2017-2018 Tax Planning Guide

Tax Planning in the Midst of Uncertainty AKM Tax Guide 2017-2018 [pdf] Overview of Changes Contained in the New Tax Law [pdf] We always urge clients to consider tax planning an ongoing activity.  Given recent significant changes in the law, … Continue reading

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New Tax Law Updates : Register Now

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2017 Tax Filing Deadline Changes: What You Need to Know.

New Due Dates for Tax Returns/Changes to Extension Deadlines for 2017 & 2018 Warren Bergstein, CPA, AEP Sidney Kwong, CPA Beginning with tax year 2016 returns due in 2017, a number of filing deadlines were changed.  The primary purpose of … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion : IFAC – Public Trust in Tax Global Forum

AKM Partner Warren Bergstein, CPA participated in a panel discussion on the Public Trust in Tax.  

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New Requirements for Paying Freelancers in NYC

A strict new law in New York City imposes new requirements on anyone who hires freelancers to perform work as independent contractors.  The law, known as The Establishing Protections for Freelance Workers Act or “Freelance Isn’t Free Act” (“FIFA”), imposes … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion : Future of the Profession

AKM Senior Accountant Deborah Hammett, CPA participated in a panel discussion on bridging the generations in accounting sponsored by The Accountants’ Club of America.  For more information on the lively, multi-faceted discussion, read the Accounting Today article.

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Tax Planning Guide – NYSSCPA

AKM Partner Warren M. Bergstein’s guide to tax planning for individuals and small businesses has been published by the New York State Society of CPAs “Tax Stringer”: Federal Tax Planning Strategies for Individuals and Small Businesses – See more at: … Continue reading

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1099 Deadline is January 31st

As part of a number of rules and deadline changes  intended to make compliance easier for everyone, the IRS this year is requiring that 1099s for non-employee compensation be completed and distributed by January 31.  This is a month earlier … Continue reading

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NYWIFT : “Can I deduct it on my taxes?”

AKM Principal Nancy L. Adams will be speaking at New York Women in Film & Television “Can I deduct it on my taxes?” on January 9. Nancy will cover the rules for tax deductions, including deductions specific to the film … Continue reading

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AKM 2016-2017 Tax Planning Guide

Planning for sustained prosperity. Click here to download AKM Tax Guide 2016-2017 [pdf] A number of tax breaks were finally made permanent in 2015, making tax planning easier in 2016 than in recent years.  However, some popular breaks were extended … Continue reading

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