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December282015
Feds Gain Enhanced Ability to Collect Delinquent Taxes

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 12.28.2015 | eVisor As part of the highway funding bill, signed by President Obama on December 4, the IRS gets two more ways to go […]

December282015
Limited Financial Authority is No Protection from Liability

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 12.28.2015 | eVisor A federal court ruled in Waterhouse v. U.S. 1 that a shareholder with limited financial authority could still be liable for payroll […]

November122015
Cyberattack: No Longer a Question of if, but When

John Fitzgerald, CPA 11.12.2015 | Practice Made Perfect No matter your firm’s size, practice areas, or client base, if you are a law firm, you are a target for cyberattack. […]

November112015
After a Sweet Sale of Your Stake in a Real Estate Project, Beware a Big Tax Trap

Terence Cullen 11.11.2015 | Commercial Observer George Harrison might have said it best 50 years ago with “Taxman,” on the Beatles’ Revolver album: “If 5 percent appears too small / […]

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
IRS Teams with Foreign Tax Administrations to Uncover Tax Evasion

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 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 […]

October272015
Transit Benefit Program Now Mandatory in NYC

Transit Benefit Program Now Mandatory in NYC Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 10.27.2015 | eVisor New York City has passed an ordinance requiring that companies with 20 or more full-time […]

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

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 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 […]