Author Archives: AKMCPA Team

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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AKM Partner Jack E. Gold will be speaking at the New York State Society of CPAs

AKM Partner Jack E. Gold will be speaking at the New York State Society of CPAs “Closely Held and Flow Through Entities Conference” on November 9.  Jack will cover the increasing attention the IRS is giving to employees being classified … Continue reading

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Act Now to Transfer Shares in Family Business

Limited Window of Opportunity for Owners of Family Businesses to Take Advantage of a Valuable Tax Break. The Treasury Department has issued “proposed final regulations” to eliminate a provision in the tax code that allows owners of family businesses to … Continue reading

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AKM Partner and Accountants Club of America President Warren M. Bergstein invites you to attend a luncheon with Ellison Henican, syndicated columnist and author.

AKM Partner and Accountants Club of America President Warren M. Bergstein invites you to attend a luncheon with Ellison Henican, syndicated columnist and author. On September 19, 2016, Mr. Henican will join the Accountants Club of America to discuss his … Continue reading

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AKM Partner and Accountants Club of America President Warren M. Bergstein invites you to attend a luncheon conversation on the changing demographics of the CPA profession

AKM Partner and Accountants Club of America President Warren M. Bergstein invites you to attend a luncheon conversation on the changing demographics of the CPA profession with Ralph Albert Thomas, CGMA, CEO & Executive Director of the NJ Society of … Continue reading

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Businesses Pay a Steep Price for Failure to Issue 1099s

Bulletin Businesses that do not issue Form 1099 as required have been in for some nasty surprises from the IRS lately.  There are several variations of Form 1099, but the primary one for business services is the 1099-MISC.  Beginning January … Continue reading

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