Author Archives: AKMCPA Team
AKM Partner Warren M. Bergstein presented on the 2018 implications of tax reform for individuals and small businesses at the New York State Society of CPAs Tax Planning for Individuals Conference on November 5, 2018
ALERT: Check your withholding now to avoid surprises in April. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act May Have Negative Impact While most experts estimate that approximately two-thirds of U.S. taxpayers will see a decrease in their income tax liability due to … Continue reading
AKM Manager Deborah J. Hammett, CPA has been elected chair of the New York State Society of CPAs Closely Held and S Corp Committee of the New York State Society of CPAs.
Alert: Significant Changes Coming for Meal and Entertainment Expenses With every passing day, more is being revealed about the implications of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (“the Act”). One area that increasingly coming into focus is the … Continue reading
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
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
AKM Partner Warren Bergstein, CPA participated in a panel discussion on the Public Trust in Tax.
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
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.