Save Some Green, Think Energy Efficient

(Oct, 2017)

Considering a major home renovation this fall? Historically the IRS has allowed a series of credits to help entice homeowners to move towards energy efficient or alternative energy products. However, the ever changing tax code has eliminated many of these most commonly used credits beginning for the tax year ending December 31, 2017. We will cover what credits are still available and which credits have expired.

What Credits Are Still Available?

NYS Paid Family Leave Benefits Law (PFL)

(Oct, 2017)

What is it?

CPA Client Tax Letter - October/November/December 2017

CPA Client Bulletin - October 2017

CPA Client Bulletin - October 2017

Karen A. Hovey, CPA, CFE/CFF

Karen joined the Firm in 2017 as a Principal in the Tax Department. She has over 25 years of experience in audit, tax, and accounting services as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and over 14 years of experience as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). She is also Certified in Financial Forensics. Karen has been involved in the preparation and review of financial statements including audits, reviews, and compilations for both business and tax-exempt organizations. She has experience in the preparation and review of complex individual and business returns.

Beyond the Numbers: Karen Hovey

(Sep, 2017)

Dermody, Burke & Brown, CPAs, LLC recently hired Karen Hovey, CPA/CFF, CFE as a Principal in the Tax Department.

Karen received a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Clarkson University. She has over 25 years of experience in audit, tax, and accounting services as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and over 14 years of experience as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). She previously held a position as a principal at a large firm based in Rochester, NY.

New York's Paid Family Leave Policy - What Does This Mean For Me?

(Sep, 2017)

In April 2016, Governor Cuomo signed into law the New York State Paid Family Leave Benefits Law (PFLBL).  This law is being touted as the "nation's strongest and most comprehensive" policy of it's kind.  But what will it mean for businesses who need to comply with the PFLBL, or with the employees who might need to use it?

Understanding Business Grants

(Sep, 2017)

Who does not like the sound of receiving money with no strings attached?  Many business owners are drawn to the allure of obtaining money through the use of business grants, believing there will be no tax implications to their business.  However, everyone knows not much really comes without a cost in this world.  So, where do business owners turn to find these business grants, how do they apply, and does the money really come tax-free or without any costs?  The goal of this article is to shed some light on these questions.

CPA Client Bulletin, September 2017

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