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June212018
529 College Savings Plans are More Attractive than Ever

Abu Quayyum and Kevin Wong 06.21.2018 | Wealth of Insights Added to the tax code in 1996, Section 529 College Savings Plans (“529 plans”) have grown in popularity, leading to […]

June132018
U.S. Manufacturers Express Concern Over New Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Manufacturing | Distribution | Retail Practice 06.13.2018 | Berdon Industry Insights Background Briefing On March 1st, President Donald Trump announced that his administration would be imposing a 25% tariff on […]

June072018
Hospitality and OTAs – Navigating Changes in Recognizing Revenue

Scott Heller, CPA 06.07.2018 | Berdon Industry Insights In an ideal world, most hotels would prefer only direct bookings, but this is neither possible nor always preferable in the age […]

June072018
The Changing Face of Retail

Vincent Altieri, CPA and William Craine, CPA 06.07.2018 | Berdon Industry Insights “Adapt or perish” has been the cry of retailers since the first entrepreneur nailed up a sign reading […]

June062018
To File, or Not to File…that is the question

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 06.06.2018 | CryptoLogic Along with the taxability of hard forks and airdrops, the topic which I receive the most questions, by far, is potential foreign asset […]

May102018
Digital Asset Estate Considerations

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 05.10.2018 | CryptoLogic For many, the allure of digital asset investing is often related to the concept of decentralization and avoidance of some institutional oversight. Accordingly, […]

April252018
Hard Fork Taxation: The Curious Crypto Conundrum

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 04.25.2018 | CryptoLogic The realm of digital/crypto assets (“crypto”) is riddled with situations tangentially analogous to more well-settled, and regulated, activities. Through the spectrum of these […]

April242018
For Advertising Agencies Doing Digital Work, R&D Credits Are More Attractive Than Ever

Hal Zemel, CPA, J.D., LL.M. and Jeffrey Frisch, CPA 04.24.2018 | Berdon Industry Insights During the past year Berdon identified over $1 million in Research & Development (R&D) credit opportunities […]

April132018
Crypto Tax Filing, Reporting & Accounting Logistics: Not as painful as missing a #moon, but still pretty bad

Evan Fox, J.D., LL.M. 04.13.2018 | CryptoLogic Welcome to the Tax Deadline Edition of CryptoLogic. Right now is the big push towards tax year 2017’s first filing deadline, which as […]