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New analysis finds that the profession is barely inching forward with including ethnic minorities as new hires and at every point of firm leadership.

The Orange County Register quoted Partner Warren Hennagin in an article about the deductibility of home equity lines of credit under new IRS rules.


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The Orange County Register quoted Partner Warren Hennagin in an article about the deductibility of home equity lines of credit under new IRS rules.

If you have an existing home equity line-of-credit or second mortgage, do you have to fold that into a new first mortgage for it to remain tax deductible under the new tax laws?

 
Tennessee Road Builder published an article by Senior Accountant Dillon Scott, discussing special tax planning considerations for construction contractors.


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Tennessee Road Builder published an article by Senior Accountant Dillon Scott, discussing special tax planning considerations for construction contractors.

Contractors have it rough. It's a competitive, low-margin business; good help is hard to find and keep; and financial strength can swing from one extreme to the other overnight.

 
Fox Business invited Tax Leader Joseph Perry onto Closing Bell to discuss prepaying certain 2018 expenses before the end of 2017.


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Fox Business invited Tax Leader Joseph Perry onto Closing Bell to discuss prepaying certain 2018 expenses before the end of 2017.

Fox Business invited Tax Leader Joseph Perry onto Closing Bell to discuss prepaying certain 2018 expenses before the end of 2017.

 
Inc. magazine interviewed Ed Reitmeyer, Philadelphia partner-in-charge of tax and business services, about the tax advantages of C corporations versus pass-through entities.


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Inc. magazine interviewed Ed Reitmeyer, Philadelphia partner-in-charge of tax and business services, about the tax advantages of C corporations versus pass-through entities.

Edward Reitmeyer, a partner at the Philadelphia accounting firm Marcum LLP, typically prepares between 800 and 1,200 tax returns for small business clients each year.

 
The Cooperator spoke with Tax Partner Peter Buell about how tax reform will affect New York City condo and coop owners.


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The Cooperator spoke with Tax Partner Peter Buell about how tax reform will affect New York City condo and coop owners.

President Trump signed into law a major $1.5 trillion tax plan that Congress had earlier passed, the first re-writing of our tax laws in over 30 years. The big question now is, who wins and who loses?

 
Associated Press spoke with Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the impact of the new tax bill on the accounting industry.


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Associated Press spoke with Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the impact of the new tax bill on the accounting industry.

From New York to Kentucky to Florida, accountants and tax lawyers are scanning the 1,000 page measure, fielding a swirl of questions from clients and swapping tips via email in their efforts to fully grasp the bill's far-reaching changes.

 
The Los Angeles Times published a follow-up story in collaboration with Marcum, about how taxpayers in various circumstances would fare under tax reform.


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The Los Angeles Times published a follow-up story in collaboration with Marcum, about how taxpayers in various circumstances would fare under tax reform.

Earlier this month, The Times reviewed tax returns submitted by a handful of readers to see how the House and Senate tax plans would have affected their 2016 taxes had they been law at the time.

 
Bloomberg Markets Radio had Tax Leader Joseph Perry on the show to discuss aspects of the new tax reform plan


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Bloomberg Markets Radio had Tax Leader Joseph Perry on the show to discuss aspects of the new tax reform plan.

Bloomberg Markets Radio had Tax Leader Joseph Perry on the show to discuss aspects of the new tax reform plan.

 
Bloomberg BNA's Daily Tax Report quoted Tax Principal Michael D'Addio in an article about the prospects for wholesale conversions of pass-through entities to C corporate structure.


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Bloomberg BNA's Daily Tax Report quoted Tax Principal Michael D'Addio in an article about the prospects for wholesale conversions of pass-through entities to C corporate structure.

Some lawmakers had predicted that the steep corporate tax cuts in the Republican tax bill could cause pass-through entities to convert to corporations to take advantage of the lower rates.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about 2017 tax strategies that can help in 2018.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about 2017 tax strategies that can help in 2018.

Congress was poised this week to pass the most sweeping overhaul of the federal tax code in three decades. The Republican legislation, which President Trump has promised to sign before Christmas, delivers most of its benefits to corporations and the wealthy, but there are key changes that affect individuals.

 
Long Island Business News quoted Tax Partner Ed Reitmeyer in an article about how corporations will benefit from the tax reform bill.


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Long Island Business News quoted Tax Partner Ed Reitmeyer in an article about how corporations will benefit from the tax reform bill.

While both the Republican House and Senate proposals would drastically alter the nation's tax regulations for individuals, changes to the code for business may prove to be the centerpiece.

 
The New York Times quoted Ed Reitmeyer, partner-in-charge of the Philadelphia Tax Services Department, in an article about tax strategies for 2018.


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The New York Times quoted Ed Reitmeyer, partner-in-charge of the Philadelphia Tax Services Department, in an article about tax strategies for 2018.

The Senate and the House closed in on a final version of the tax bill on Friday, as Republican leaders stay on track for final votes on the consensus bill next week.

 
WCBS-TV 2 interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about pre-paying 2018 state and local taxes to offset the loss of these deductions expected next year.


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WCBS-TV 2 interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about pre-paying 2018 state and local taxes to offset the loss of these deductions expected next year.

WCBS-TV 2 interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about pre-paying 2018 state and local taxes to offset the loss of these deductions expected next year.

 
Forbes talked with national Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the advantages of converting a traditional IRA into a Roth IRA in order to benefit from the state and local tax deduction in 2017, before it disappears under tax reform in 2018.


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Forbes talked with national Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the advantages of converting a traditional IRA into a Roth IRA in order to benefit from the state and local tax deduction in 2017, before it disappears under tax reform in 2018.

Do you have a big IRA? And live in a soak-the-rich state? Run, don't walk, to your accountant. You've got two weeks left to do a Roth conversion that just might save you a bundle.

 
Associated Press interviewed Ed Reitmeyer, Philadelphia partner-in-charge of tax services, about what small business owners should know about their tax bills.


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Associated Press interviewed Ed Reitmeyer, Philadelphia partner-in-charge of tax services, about what small business owners should know about their tax bills.

Some small business owners may pay lower taxes under the Republican tax overhaul, but accountants and consultants will want to read the fine print carefully - once the details are finally settled. And some owners may want to consider changing their corporate structure if parts of the proposed changes go through.

 
Crain's New York Business asked Tax Leader Joseph Perry about how tax reform is impacting Marcum's business.


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Crain's New York Business asked Tax Leader Joseph Perry about how tax reform is impacting Marcum's business.

With the hand-scribbled ink still wet on Washington's shifting legislative efforts, accounting executives such as Joseph Perry and his team at Marcum are fielding an onslaught of inquiries.

 
The Los Angeles Times asked Marcum to partner on a project to see how the 2016 tax returns of selected readers would fare under the House and Senate tax reform bills.


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The Los Angeles Times asked Marcum to partner on a project to see how the 2016 tax returns of selected readers would fare under the House and Senate tax reform bills.

Republican tax plans are working their way through Congress. If the House and Senate can agree on a final bill, will you owe more or less? The answer, of course, is it depends.

 
Bloomberg BNA quoted national Tax Leader Joseph Perry in an article about the treatment of the corporate alternative minimum tax in the House and Senate tax bills.


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Bloomberg BNA quoted national Tax Leader Joseph Perry in an article about the treatment of the corporate alternative minimum tax in the House and Senate tax bills.

The AMT, a much-hated provision of the tax code, requires corporations and individuals to recalculate their tax liability if they took too many credits or deductions.

 
Bloomberg BNA quoted national Tax Leader Joseph Perry in a Daily Tax Report story about the taxation of pass-through income under the House and Senate bills.


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Bloomberg BNA quoted national Tax Leader Joseph Perry in a Daily Tax Report story about the taxation of pass-through income under the House and Senate bills.

Pass-through taxation represents one of the biggest rifts between the House and Senate tax reform plans, a difference that will have to be resolved before a bill can become law.

 
The New York Times quoted Tax Leader Joseph Perry in an article about strategies to prepare for the loss of deductions for state and local taxes and property taxes.


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The New York Times quoted Tax Leader Joseph Perry in an article about strategies to prepare for the loss of deductions for state and local taxes and property taxes.

The Senate and House may spend most of the month ironing out the differences in their tax bills. Or they may be delayed by other legislation and not enact a new tax code until the new year.

 
The New York Times interviewed Tax Partner Kurt Koegl about the likely impact of tax reform on real estate investment trusts.


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The New York Times interviewed Tax Partner Kurt Koegl about the likely impact of tax reform on real estate investment trusts.

After a frenzy of congressional action to rewrite the tax code, salesclerks and chief executives are calculating their gains. Business was treated with the everyone's-a-winner approach that ensures no summer camper goes home without a trophy.

 
Fox Business interviewed national Tax Leader Joseph Perry for a story about how tax reform will impact homeowners in high-tax states.


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Fox Business interviewed national Tax Leader Joseph Perry for a story about how tax reform will impact homeowners in high-tax states.

Republicans are moving a tax reform bill through Congress that could have both short-and long-term impacts on housing prices and trends. Real estate lobbies are concerned that bills crafted in the House of Representatives and the Senate eliminate incentives for homeownership and put the ability to purchase a home out of reach for many individuals.

 
CNN-Money quoted Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman in an article about how some store chains are thriving while the sector as a whole continues to suffer.


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CNN-Money quoted Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman in an article about how some store chains are thriving while the sector as a whole continues to suffer.

A record number of stores have closed this year, and Wikipedia added an entry for "retail apocalypse." But some retailers have staved off pressure from Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) and competitors.

 
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Radio America's "Made in America" spoke with State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney about whether taxpayers in high rate jurisdictions will flee to low- or no-tax states.

Radio America's Made in America spoke with State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney about whether taxpayers in high rate jurisdictions will flee to low- or no-tax states.

 
Barron's quoted Family Wealth Services Leader Carolyn Mazzenga in an article about how high net worth taxpayers residing in New York City may be impacted by tax reform.


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Barron's quoted Family Wealth Services Leader Carolyn Mazzenga in an article about how high net worth taxpayers residing in New York City may be impacted by tax reform.

As Senate Republicans moved closer to an overhaul of the nation's tax code, the prospect of sharp cuts to corporate taxes loomed larger.

 
Construction Accounting & Taxation published the final article of the year from Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu, on the need for more apprenticeship programs in the construction industry.


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Construction Accounting & Taxation published the final article of the year from Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu, on the need for more apprenticeship programs in the construction industry.

By now, the refrain is quite common. Construction firms cannot secure enough skilled craftspeople, resulting in rising compensation costs, postponed retirements, slower construction, frustrated clients, attenuated disaster recoveries, greater legal liability, shrunken profit margins, and growing fears of the future.

 
Construction Accounting & Taxation published an article by Assurance Partner Robert Mercado and Director James Miller, about the new revenue recognition standards for engineering and construction entities.


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Construction Accounting & Taxation published an article by Assurance Partner Robert Mercado and Director James Miller, about the new revenue recognition standards for engineering and construction entities.

The accounting world is beginning to change how entities globally recognize revenue. Federal Accounting Standards Board Accounting Standards Codification 606, Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic 606) is designed to have all entities recognize revenue universally.

 
The Wall Street Journal quoted Philadelphia Tax Leader Ed Reitmeyer in an article about how the House and Senate tax bills would likely affect President Trump.


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The Wall Street Journal quoted Philadelphia Tax Leader Ed Reitmeyer in an article about how the House and Senate tax bills would likely affect President Trump.

Opponents of the Republican tax proposal moving through Congress are focusing in part on one particular billionaire as they seek to rally Americans against it: President Donald Trump.

 
Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Tax Partner James Lundy about the critical importance for construction contractors to undertake annual tax planning.


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Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Tax Partner James Lundy about the critical importance for construction contractors to undertake annual tax planning.

More than almost any other industry, construction contractors need to spend time and resources planning for their income taxes before the end of their fiscal year.

 
Bloomberg News interviewed Family Wealth Services Leader Carolyn Mazzenga about whether the loss of the state and local tax deduction in New York will drive wealthy taxpayers to move.


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Bloomberg News interviewed Family Wealth Services Leader Carolyn Mazzenga about whether the loss of the state and local tax deduction in New York will drive wealthy taxpayers to move.

By eliminating the deduction for most state and local taxes, an individual making a yearly salary of $1,000,000 - a figure not uncommon in the financial industry - would owe the Internal Revenue Service an additional $21,000.

 
MLive.com asked Retail Co-Leader Ron Friedman for his view on mall shopping this holiday season.


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MLive.com asked Retail Co-Leader Ron Friedman for his view on mall shopping this holiday season.

The retail world is geared up for the holiday shopping season, the make-or-break time of year for many stores. And they're working hard to lure you in.

 
CNBC asked Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about how to approach estate planning.


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CNBC asked Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about how to approach estate planning.

If you think an estate plan is just for the rich and famous, think again. Anyone with assets, including a home, 401(k) plan, or savings account, should think about exactly how those possessions will be distributed one day.

 
The Hartford Business Journal published an article by State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney, on the tax changes contained in the bipartisan budget agreement enacted in Connecticut.


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The Hartford Business Journal published an article by State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney, on the tax changes contained in the bipartisan budget agreement enacted in Connecticut.

On Oct. 31, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed a trick-or-treat bipartisan budget agreement that provided for a number of new tax changes. He also vetoed a hospital provider tax, but offered new language to revise it.

 
Long Island Business News quoted Trusts & Estates Co-Leader Ron Finkelstein an article about the estate tax.


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Long Island Business News quoted Trusts & Estates Co-Leader Ron Finkelstein an article about the estate tax.

Although the federal estate tax has been out of reach and out of mind for many, it has been rising, touching fewer and fewer people.

 
Associated Press quoted Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman in a story about holiday retail sales outlook.


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Associated Press quoted Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman in a story about holiday retail sales outlook.

The online retailer now has more than a dozen Amazon Books stores, which also sell toys, electronics and small gifts. Kohl's has carved out space for Amazon shops in 10 of its department stores. Amazon also has small shops in several malls, and is selling most of its gadgets in 100 Whole Foods stores and opening pop-up shops in five.

 
Forbes tapped the expertise of Tax Partner Janis Cowhey for an article about smart ways to tap your retirement money early.


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Forbes tapped the expertise of Tax Partner Janis Cowhey for an article about smart ways to tap your retirement money early.

Ideally, you'll leave the money in your retirement accounts growing untouched until you retire. Uncle Sam imposes a 10% penalty on some early withdrawals to encourage you to do just that.

 
Newsday cited an analysis of President Trump’s leaked tax return by New York Tax Partner-in-Charge Maury Cartine for NBC News.


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Newsday cited an analysis of President Trump’s leaked tax return by New York Tax Partner-in-Charge Maury Cartine for NBC News.

The Joint Committee on Taxation, Congress' official nonpartisan budget analysts, reported that a pending Senate bill would give large tax cuts to millionaires while raising levies on American families earning $10,000 to $70,000 over 10 years.

 
Newsday spoke with Chief Human Capital Officer Claudio Diaz about flexible work arrangements at Marcum.


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Newsday spoke with Chief Human Capital Officer Claudio Diaz about flexible work arrangements at Marcum.

Offering employees flexible work options could be the difference between keeping them and losing them. In fact, 62 percent of working professionals have left or considered leaving a job because it didn't have work flexibility.

 
NBC Nightly News interviewed New York Tax Leader Maury Cartine for a story about how much President Trump stands to potentially save under the GOP tax plan.


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NBC Nightly News interviewed New York Tax Leader Maury Cartine for a story about how much President Trump stands to potentially save under the GOP tax plan.

NBC Nightly News interviewed New York Tax Leader Maury Cartine for a story about how much President Trump stands to potentially save under the GOP tax plan.

 
The New York Times spoke with Philadelphia Tax Partner-in-Charge Ed Reitmeyer about the treatment of pass-through income under the House Tax Cuts & Jobs bill.


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The New York Times spoke with Philadelphia Tax Partner-in-Charge Ed Reitmeyer about the treatment of pass-through income under the House Tax Cuts & Jobs bill.

The rewrite of the tax code, which the House passed on Thursday, proposed a 25 percent tax rate for small businesses for owners who report their profits as income on their tax returns. It was slightly higher than the 20 percent rate for corporations but a break from the top individual rate of 39.6 percent.

 
Bloomberg News spoke with Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about whether Sears's discounting strategy will work to reverse a severe sales slump.


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Bloomberg News spoke with Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about whether Sears's discounting strategy will work to reverse a severe sales slump.

Sears Holdings Corp., reeling from billions in losses and sputtering mall traffic, is increasingly turning to a time-honored retail tactic: putting everything on sale.

 
NBC News asked Marcum to analyze the impact of the House Tax Cuts & Jobs Act on the 2005 federal tax return of Donald Trump, and reported the Firm's findings.


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NBC News asked Marcum to analyze the impact of the House Tax Cuts & Jobs Act on the 2005 federal tax return of Donald Trump, and reported the Firm's findings.

President Donald Trump has insisted, for months, that the Republican tax plan he supports won't benefit him. In fact, Trump and his heirs potentially could save more than $1 billion overall under the GOP tax proposal that the House of Representatives passed Thursday, with most of that amount coming from a repeal of the estate tax, according to an analysis NBC News commissioned of Trump's one known 2005 tax return and his estimated net worth.

 
CBS television interviewed Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the closure of a local Macy's and the implications for the retail industry.


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CBS television interviewed Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the closure of a local Macy's and the implications for the retail industry.

CBS television interviewed Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the closure of a local Macy's and the implications for the retail industry.

 
The Los Angeles Times quoted Partner Ron Friedman, co-leader of the Retail & Consumer Products Practice, in an article about the closing of three California Macy's stores.


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The Los Angeles Times quoted Partner Ron Friedman, co-leader of the Retail & Consumer Products Practice, in an article about the closing of three California Macy's stores.

Macy's Inc. plans to close its store at Los Angeles' Westside Pavilion mall, as well as two others in California, the retail giant said Thursday as it grapples with consumers' increasing shift to online shopping.

 
TheStreet spoke with Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the U.S.'s China trade policies.


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TheStreet spoke with Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the U.S.'s China trade policies.

All eyes in retail will be on how President Donald J. Trump handles trade with China, as he travels through Asia this week.

 
Bloomberg Markets spoke with Tax Partner Shaun Blogg, Marcum's office managing partner in West Palm Beach, FL, about the impact of tax reform for businesses and individual taxpayers.


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Bloomberg Markets spoke with Tax Partner Shaun Blogg, Marcum's office managing partner in West Palm Beach, FL, about the impact of tax reform for businesses and individual taxpayers.

Shaun Blogg, Marcum's office managing partner in West Palm Beach, FL, discussed the impact of tax reform for businesses and individual taxpayers with Bloomberg Markets.

 
Bloomberg Markets asked Tax Principal Michael D'Addio onto the program to discuss the prospects for the House and Senate tax bills.


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Bloomberg Markets asked Tax Principal Michael D'Addio onto the program to discuss the prospects for the House and Senate tax bills.

Bloomberg Markets asked Tax Principal Michael D'Addio onto the program to discuss the prospects for the House and Senate tax bills.

 
Tribune News Service interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey for an article about the importance of couples in 2nd or 3rd marriages discussing finances and inheritance.


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Tribune News Service interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey for an article about the importance of couples in 2nd or 3rd marriages discussing finances and inheritance.

Heading into a new committed relationship means both partners need to take stock of their retirement plans and legal documents, having detailed conversations not only about how to split monthly expenses, but how to plan for future health care needs, how heirs will factor into the estate and how aggressively they'll need to invest to stay ahead of inflation.

 
U.S. News & World Report featured Brandon Blitzer, a tax manager in the Firm's Alternative Investment Group, in an article about how the wash-sale rule can trip up investors.


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U.S. News & World Report featured Brandon Blitzer, a tax manager in the Firm's Alternative Investment Group, in an article about how the wash-sale rule can trip up investors.

Year-end investing moves can pay off nicely at tax time the next spring, but can also trip you up. Take the wash-sale rule. Running afoul of it can destroy your tax savings from selling losers. But understanding it will let you claim those losses and avoid missing investment gains by sitting on the sidelines.

 
Reuters quoted Tax Partner Janis Cowhey in an article about splitting retirement accounts in a divorce.


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Reuters quoted Tax Partner Janis Cowhey in an article about splitting retirement accounts in a divorce.

While many couples dissolve their marriages without significant legal involvement, divvying up retirement accounts, particularly pensions, is thorny. Doing it without a proper legal agreement could stick you with a hefty tax bill and penalties. In some cases, one party may end up with nothing.

 
Financial Advisor magazine spoke with Tax Partner John Mezzanotte about why so many taxpayers request extensions to file their tax returns in October.


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Financial Advisor magazine spoke with Tax Partner John Mezzanotte about why so many taxpayers request extensions to file their tax returns in October.

Taxpayers who want up to a six-month extension to file their tax return file IRS Form 4868 have until mid-October to file. In recent filing seasons, some 10 million filers opted annually for the extra time-the IRS does not publish specific numbers.

 
TheStreet interviewed Partner Janis Cowhey about the importance of financial independence for women.


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TheStreet interviewed Partner Janis Cowhey about the importance of financial independence for women.

Alpha Rising took a moment to recap what we've learned from the amazing women we have spent time with over the last few months and here's the takeaway: Women need to be financially independent. Period. End of story.

 
The Legal Intelligencer published an article by Advisory Partners Edward Waddington and Ricardo Zayas, about understanding the criminal tax plea agreement.


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The Legal Intelligencer published an article by Advisory Partners Edward Waddington and Ricardo Zayas, about understanding the criminal tax plea agreement.

Attorneys and accountants practicing in this area know that the amount of tax loss is then a crucial component to consider when the parties, including a Federal District Court judge, are assessing the potential and actual sentencing of a defendant.

 
The Philadelphia Inquirer interviewed Jeffrey Winkleman, partner-in-charge of corporate taxation, and Steve Brett, president of Marcum Financial Services, for an article about the proposed cap on 401(k) contributions.


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The Philadelphia Inquirer interviewed Jeffrey Winkleman, partner-in-charge of corporate taxation, and Steve Brett, president of Marcum Financial Services, for an article about the proposed cap on 401(k) contributions.

Wall Street can't be happy about Congress' proposal to cap our yearly 401k contributions at $2,400 - thats the tax-deferred amount we would be able to sock away in a retirement plan, down from $18,000.

 
CNN Money interviewed Partner Janis Cowhey about discussing retirement finances with your parents.


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CNN Money interviewed Partner Janis Cowhey about discussing retirement finances with your parents.

Discussing finances with your parents can be as uncomfortable as the talk they gave you about the birds and the bees. But it still needs to happen.

 
The Telegraph of London quoted Retail Services Co-Leader Ron Friedman in an article about the decline of U.S. shopping malls in the face of heated competition from e-tailers.


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The Telegraph of London quoted Retail Services Co-Leader Ron Friedman in an article about the decline of U.S. shopping malls in the face of heated competition from e-tailers.

Given the ferocity of winters in Minnesota, it was perhaps inevitable that the state would host Americas first climate- controlled indoor shopping mall.

 
Forbes interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about the increased lifetime estate and gift tax exemption.


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Forbes interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about the increased lifetime estate and gift tax exemption.

Its official. For 2018, the estate and gift tax exemption is $5.6 million per individual, up from $5.49 million in 2017. That means an individual can leave $5.6 million to heirs and pay no federal estate or gift tax. A married couple will be able to shield north of $11 million ($11.2 million) from federal estate and gift taxes. And the annual gift exclusion amount is $15,000 for 2018 - up from $14,000 where its been stuck since 2013.

 
HCPro published a definitive guide to SNF Medicare billing and reimbursement co-authored by Senior Manager Janet Potter.


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HCPro published a definitive guide to SNF Medicare billing and reimbursement co-authored by Senior Manager Janet Potter.

With value-based purchasing transforming the long-term care billing landscape, billers need to bill appropriately to ensure they are not leaving money on the table. The Medicare Guide for SNF Billing and Reimbursement will help tackle even the most complex billing issues.

 
Oregonlive.com quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a story about the updating of an aging mall into an entertainment venue.


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Oregonlive.com quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a story about the updating of an aging mall into an entertainment venue.

To remain relevant in the age of online shopping, he said, malls must completely change their mission, serving not as hubs for shopping, but for entertainment.

 
For the third consecutive year, Leaders magazine featured Marcum Chairman & CEO Jeffrey Weiner in the annual Leaders of New York issue.


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For the third consecutive year, Leaders magazine featured Marcum Chairman & CEO Jeffrey Weiner in the annual Leaders of New York issue.

Jeffrey Weiner joined Marcum in 1981 and has led the firm since 1990, when he was named managing partner. In June 2017, he was named to his current post.

 
GlobeSt.com quoted California Construction Leader Warren Hennagin about the viability of public-private partnerships as a financing option for a rebuild of the national infrastructure.


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GlobeSt.com quoted California Construction Leader Warren Hennagin about the viability of public-private partnerships as a financing option for a rebuild of the national infrastructure.

A few weeks ago President Donald Trump told lawmakers he had changed his mind about the structure of his $1 trillion infrastructure investment plan. Previously the plan was contingent on private sector participation; now, President Trump reportedly said, he didnt want to take that route.

 
The Boston Business Journal quoted Partner Paul Graney, partner-in-charge of Marcum's State & Local Tax Practice, in an article about state taxation of online sales.


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The Boston Business Journal quoted Partner Paul Graney, partner-in-charge of Marcum's State & Local Tax Practice, in an article about state taxation of online sales.

Last week, the Baker administration hauled Amazon.com Inc. to court over its refusal to share tax records, spurring debate about whether the move would hurt the states chances of landing Amazons second headquarters.

 
Inside Public Accounting reported on Marcum's winning the 2017 Innovative Firm of the Year Award from LEA Global.


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Inside Public Accounting reported on Marcum's winning the 2017 Innovative Firm of the Year Award from LEA Global.

Marcum LLP was named 2017 Innovative Firm of the Year by LEA Global: The Leading Edge Alliance. The award was presented at the LEA Global North American Conference in Denver on Sept. 26. It recognizes Marcum for continual innovation in all aspects of the firms operation.

 
The New York Post interviewed Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the impact of potentially losing the deductions for mortgage interest, property taxes, and state and local taxes.


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The New York Post interviewed Tax Leader Joseph Perry about the impact of potentially losing the deductions for mortgage interest, property taxes, and state and local taxes.

Homeowners would get a choice between deducting property taxes or mortgage interest on their federal tax returns as Republicans on Tuesday discussed modifications to the sweeping tax code overhaul proposed last month.

 
Financial Advisor magazine spoke with Tax Partner John Mezzanotte about how to help clients save taxes on required minimum distributions from IRA accounts.


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Financial Advisor magazine spoke with Tax Partner John Mezzanotte about how to help clients save taxes on required minimum distributions from IRA accounts.

Once your client reaches age 70 1/2, he or she must take required minimum distributions (RMDs) annually from taxable IRA and 401(k) accounts.

 
Business Valuation Update interviewed Partner Kenneth Pia for an article about serving on the Business Valuation Committee of the American Society of Appraisers. Mr. Pia is vice chair of the committee.


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Business Valuation Update interviewed Partner Kenneth Pia for an article about serving on the Business Valuation Committee of the American Society of Appraisers. Mr. Pia is vice chair of the committee.

BVU had the pleasure of speaking with some of the dedicated individuals who serve as members of the Business Valuation Committee of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA).

 
Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Economist Anirban Basu wrote about the economic implications of hurricanes and other natural disasters for the Sept./Oct. issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.


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Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Economist Anirban Basu wrote about the economic implications of hurricanes and other natural disasters for the Sept./Oct. issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.

Adding to the irony, these disasters supply communities with opportunities to rebuild in ways that dramatically improve the quality and capability of their respective built environments.

 
WCBS-TV 2 interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about the impact of the new Tax Reform Framework on Long Island homeowners.


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WCBS-TV 2 interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about the impact of the new Tax Reform Framework on Long Island homeowners.

President Donald Trump calls his tax reform plan a middle class miracle. But the elimination of most deductions, including state and local taxes, has some in the Tri-State calling the proposal a middle class misery.

 
Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about maximizing your charitable contributions for his latest column in the Coconut Creek City News.


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Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about maximizing your charitable contributions for his latest column in the Coconut Creek City News.

There is seemingly no end to the solicitations we receive from qualified charitable organizations seeking our assistance.

 
Commerce magazine featured Advisory Partner Frank Rudewicz in a special feature about forensic accounting and white collar crime.


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Commerce magazine featured Advisory Partner Frank Rudewicz in a special feature about forensic accounting and white collar crime.

White-collar criminals are always looking for new ways to steal time and money, but forensic accountants are catching many of them in the act, assisting clients and protecting their assets.

 
CNBC spoke with Trusts & Estates Co-Leader David First about the proposed repeal of the estate tax.


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CNBC spoke with Trusts & Estates Co-Leader David First about the proposed repeal of the estate tax.

Donald Trump rallied the working class, but he is also championing one benefit favoring only the super-rich: eliminating the federal estate tax.

 
TheStreet spoke with Principal Michael D'Addio about the likelihood of passage for the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill.


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TheStreet spoke with Principal Michael D'Addio about the likelihood of passage for the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill.

Congressional Republicans refuse to let their latest iteration of Obamacare repeal to die, despite the bill's unpopularity.

 
The Sun Sentinel quoted Regional Managing Partner Michael Balter about the anticipated demand for construction workers in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.


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The Sun Sentinel quoted Regional Managing Partner Michael Balter about the anticipated demand for construction workers in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

South Floridas economy is being pumped up by new construction, but those projects could slow as the industry finds it cant hire the skilled workers it needs.

 
The Fairfield County Business Journal reported on the 2017 Marcum Tech Top 40.


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The Fairfield County Business Journal reported on the 2017 Marcum Tech Top 40.

Half of the fastest-growing technology companies in Connecticut are in Fairfield County, according to the annual 2017 Marcum Tech Top 40, selected by Marcum LLP, an accounting and advisory firm headquartered in New York City, and the Connecticut Technology Council.

 
The Tax Advisor published a semiannual review of recent developments in individual taxation, co-authored by Tax Director Don Zidik.


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The Tax Advisor published a semiannual review of recent developments in individual taxation, co-authored by Tax Director Don Zidik.

The IRS issued proposed regulations that update the definition of dependent to be consistent with Sec. 152 and reverse the IRS's previous position regarding when a taxpayer is considered childless for earned income tax credit purposes.

 
CNBC spoke with Rorrie Gregorio, partner-in-charge of the Marcum Family Office practice, for an article about the financial challenges faced by


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CNBC spoke with Rorrie Gregorio, partner-in-charge of the Marcum Family Office practice, for an article about the financial challenges faced by "suddenly single" women recently divorced or widowed.

Becoming suddenly single can set your world in a tailspin, and a lack of financial planning is setting women in particular even further back.

 
Long Island Business News reported the promotion of 13 Marcum associates to the partnership.


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Long Island Business News reported the promotion of 13 Marcum associates to the partnership.

Accounting and consulting firm Marcum LLP has promoted 13 associates to partner, including its chief information officer, who is based Long Island.

 
Crain's named Partner Jenny Deloy to the inaugural list of the Most Influential Women Accountants in Chicago.


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Crain's named Partner Jenny Deloy to the inaugural list of the Most Influential Women Accountants in Chicago.

Jenny Deloy oversees approximately 30 professionals, and champions efforts to grow and build the Marcum SEC practice in the Midwest. She joined the firm in 2015 when it merged with Frost, Ruttenberg & Rothblatt, and since then has been instrumental in ensuring a successful and smooth merger integration.

 
Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Partner Barry Fischman and Principal Michael D'Addio about income recognition for construction contractors.


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Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Partner Barry Fischman and Principal Michael D'Addio about income recognition for construction contractors.

The 9th Circuit Courts review of how construction contractors should recognize income had a somewhat surprising outcome. The key question being considered was: When should developers recognize income under the completed contract method?

 
PPS Alert for Long-Term Care quoted Senior Manager Janet Potter in an article about prospective payment system rate increases for skilled nursing facilities.


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PPS Alert for Long-Term Care quoted Senior Manager Janet Potter in an article about prospective payment system rate increases for skilled nursing facilities.

As the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) navigate what some may consider to be healthcares own modern-day Roman empire - a system undergoing serious revisions including how levels of care are monitored, the way reimbursement is divided, and the anything-but-straight-and-narrow shift from volume to value - SNF providers are participating in history being made.

 
South Florida Business Journal published an article by Partner David Appel about the importance of estate planning for Millennials.


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South Florida Business Journal published an article by Partner David Appel about the importance of estate planning for Millennials.

Estate planning is not just for Boomers. It is an essential part of financial adulthood and is especially imperative for Millennials who have already amassed or inherited wealth, or expect to in the future.

 
The Pennsylvania Association of Mutual Insurance Companies published an article by Principal Rob Drover about employee technology competency, in the organization's Pulse magazine.


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The Pennsylvania Association of Mutual Insurance Companies published an article by Principal Rob Drover about employee technology competency, in the organization's Pulse magazine.

Self-Driving Cars and Artificial Intelligence are around the corner, but do your employees even know how to write an Excel macro?

 
Moneyish interviewed Partner Ron Friedman for an article about Ivanka Trump's new brick-and-mortal retail venture.


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Moneyish interviewed Partner Ron Friedman for an article about Ivanka Trump's new brick-and-mortal retail venture.

About two years after quietly closing her boutique in New Yorks SoHo neighborhood, Ivanka Trump is opening another brick-and-mortar destination for her eponymous fashion line. The daughter of President Donald Trump is set to launch a new store this fall in Trump Tower, the Midtown Manhattan skyscraper that was her fathers longtime abode.

 
The National Association Of Certified Valuation Analysts published an article on the importance of appraiser independence by Managing Director John DelGrego, in its QuickRead newsletter.


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The National Association Of Certified Valuation Analysts published an article on the importance of appraiser independence by Managing Director John DelGrego, in its QuickRead newsletter.

To successfully work in the field of business valuation, appraisers must perform assignments with impartiality, objectivity, and independence, and without consideration of personal interests or the interests of those who hired them.

 
Construction Accounting & Taxation published the latest article by Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu, on the implications of American's EB-5 program for the building industry.


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Construction Accounting & Taxation published the latest article by Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu, on the implications of American's EB-5 program for the building industry.

Despite enjoying institutional advantages with respect to attracting foreign capital, lawmakers have viewed it as appropriate to create additional vehicles designed to attract capital inflows to the United States.

 
Business Insurance interviewed Director Key Coleman for an article about increasing attention to climate change by corporate directors and officers.


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Business Insurance interviewed Director Key Coleman for an article about increasing attention to climate change by corporate directors and officers.

Climate change is not yet a major issue for directors and officers, but experts expect it to become one.

 
Bloomberg BNA interviewed State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney for an article about new user fees being imposed on car-sharing services in Pennsylvania.


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Bloomberg BNA interviewed State & Local Tax Leader Paul Graney for an article about new user fees being imposed on car-sharing services in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvanians who hop in a ZipCar or Enterprise CarShare to get around town will soon find errands a bit more expensive if a proposed measure in the Senates revenue package becomes law.

 
The Puget Sound Business Journal interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about Starbucks' decision to close its Teavana retail brand.


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The Puget Sound Business Journal interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about Starbucks' decision to close its Teavana retail brand.

It has been a tough year for malls around the country with announcements of more store closures everywhere you look. The latest is Starbucks' announcement to close its 376 Teavana stores because many of the mallbased stores have been persistently underperforming.

 
The San Jose Mercury News quoted Partner Ron Friedman in an article about the state of mall shopping in California's Bay Area.


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The San Jose Mercury News quoted Partner Ron Friedman in an article about the state of mall shopping in California's Bay Area.

It's mid-summer in the Bay Area. Do you know where your teenagers are? Well I don't know either, but one thing's sure, they're not at the mall. I checked. In fact, it seems a lot of people are not shopping at some of our venerable indoor malls.

 
Long Island Business News reported on the 2017 Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach.


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Long Island Business News reported on the 2017 Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach.

About 8,400 runners and walkers on 195 company teams completed the 3.5-mile Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach Tuesday evening.

 
The Chicagoland Cooperator interviewed Director Arlen Lasinsky, a forensic accounting specialist in Marcum's Advisory group, about preventing financial management fraud in co-ops, condos and homeowners associations.


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The Chicagoland Cooperator interviewed Director Arlen Lasinsky, a forensic accounting specialist in Marcum's Advisory group, about preventing financial management fraud in co-ops, condos and homeowners associations.

Co-op, condo and HOA living represents a unique social arrangement; its a paid-for membership club and a home at the same time. Many people enter into this arrangement without a complete understanding of the responsibilities of membership.

 
New Jersey Law Journal published an article by Partner Ilan Hirschfeld about the distinctions between


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New Jersey Law Journal published an article by Partner Ilan Hirschfeld about the distinctions between "fair market value" and "fair value," and the standards of value that apply to each.

Fair Market Value and Fair Value are both important terms in valuation. However, they are frequently mistakenly thought to be interchangeable.

 
WCBS-TV invited Long Island Office Managing Partner Carolyn Mazzenga to their studio to talk about the 2017 Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach.


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WCBS-TV invited Long Island Office Managing Partner Carolyn Mazzenga to their studio to talk about the 2017 Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach.

WCBS-TV invited Long Island Office Managing Partner Carolyn Mazzenga to their studio to talk about the 2017 Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach.

 
Time magazine quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a feature story about the demise of American shopping malls.


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Time magazine quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a feature story about the demise of American shopping malls.

This year alone, more than 8,600 stores could close, according to industry estimates, many of them the brand-name anchor outlets that real estate developers once stumbled over themselves to court.

 
Bloomberg TV's Daybreak America invited Tax Leader Joseph Perry back to the program to discuss Washington's agenda for tax reform.


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Bloomberg TV's Daybreak America invited Tax Leader Joseph Perry back to the program to discuss Washington's agenda for tax reform.

Joseph Perry, tax and business services leader at Marcum LLP, discusses the issues that he feels need to be tackled in order to achieve U.S. tax reform. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.

 
NBCNews.com interviewed Partner Ron Friedman, co-leader of Marcum's Retail & Consumer Products Practice group, about Target's new apparel strategy.


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NBCNews.com interviewed Partner Ron Friedman, co-leader of Marcum's Retail & Consumer Products Practice group, about Target's new apparel strategy.

In an attempt to stay off the endangered species list, embattled retailer Target is shaking things up in its fashion department.

 
The Los Angeles Daily News quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a story about the liquidation of bridal retailer Alfred Angelo.


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The Los Angeles Daily News quoted Partner Ron Friedman in a story about the liquidation of bridal retailer Alfred Angelo.

Alfred Angelo, one of the worlds largest manufacturers and retailers of wedding gowns, closed all 60 of its U.S. stores as it filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. The retailer, known for its Disneythemed designs, also has partnerships with some 1,400 retailers.

 
Accounting Today announced the Marcum Women's Forum in New York City on October 27, featuring Chelsea Clinton.


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Accounting Today announced the Marcum Women's Forum in New York City on October 27, featuring Chelsea Clinton.

Top 100 Firm Marcum announced this week that they will hold their second annual Marcum Women's Forum in New York City on October 27th. Chelsea Clinton is set be the featured speaker for the breakfast event that looks to discuss topics relating to female leadership in the workplace.

 
Long Island Business News reported on the upcoming Marcum Women's Forum in New York City, featuring Chelsea Clinton.


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Long Island Business News reported on the upcoming Marcum Women's Forum in New York City, featuring Chelsea Clinton.

Marcum tapped a Clinton to speak at its upcoming Womens Forum. Chelsea Clinton will headline the second annual event, set for Oct. 27 in Manhattan.

 
Chief Executive magazine consulted Tax Leader Joseph Perry about what CEOs need to know about tax reform.


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Chief Executive magazine consulted Tax Leader Joseph Perry about what CEOs need to know about tax reform.

On April 26, the Trump administration handed U.S. CEOs a generous gift in the form of a new tax reform plan. Designed to simplify the tax code and foster economic growth, it is a blueprint for how the administration intends to put more money in the hands of businesses and individuals alike.

 
The New York Post quoted principal Michael D'Addio in an article about the Senate healthcare bill.


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The New York Post quoted principal Michael D'Addio in an article about the Senate healthcare bill.

The Senate health-care plan closely resembles an earlier bill passed by the House, with both dismantling key provisions of ObamaCare.

 
Commercial Construction & Renovation announced the expansion of Marcum's California construction practice with the addition of Partner Warren Hennagin in Irvine.


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Commercial Construction & Renovation announced the expansion of Marcum's California construction practice with the addition of Partner Warren Hennagin in Irvine.

Warren Hennagin, CPA, MST, CCIFP, CGMA, has merged his construction accounting practice into Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm.

 
Inside Public Accounting reported that Jeffrey Weiner was named Marcum's chairman and CEO and David Bukzin was named vice chairman.


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Inside Public Accounting reported that Jeffrey Weiner was named Marcum's chairman and CEO and David Bukzin was named vice chairman.

The executive committee of New York-based Marcum has named Jeffrey Weiner chair and CEO and David Bukzin vice chair. Weiner previously served as MP, a position he had held since 1990. Bukzin held several titles, including PIC of Marcums SEC services practice group.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about Amazon's new retail service, Amazon Prime Wardrobe.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about Amazon's new retail service, Amazon Prime Wardrobe.

Amazon can't provide a fitting room for trying on that new pair of jeans before purchasing them, but a new feature for Amazon Prime members is taking a crack at being the next best thing.

 
TheStreet interviewed Tax & Business Services Leader Joseph Perry about the prospects for tax reform in 2017.


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TheStreet interviewed Tax & Business Services Leader Joseph Perry about the prospects for tax reform in 2017.

Wall Street is taking with a grain of salt Washington, D.C.'s promises that tax reform will happen this year.

 
Business Valuation Update published an article by Partner Nancy Fannon in the July issue, about the attractiveness of the business valuation specialty.


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Business Valuation Update published an article by Partner Nancy Fannon in the July issue, about the attractiveness of the business valuation specialty.

For the last several years, it seems as if everyone I talk to in our profession is trying to figure out a growth plan.

 
Long Island Business News reported on the naming of Jeffrey Weiner as Marcum's chairman & chief executive officer and David Bukzin as vice chairman.


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Long Island Business News reported on the naming of Jeffrey Weiner as Marcum's chairman & chief executive officer and David Bukzin as vice chairman.

Marcum has named Jeffrey Weiner, managing partner, chairman and chief executive officer and David Bukzin, head of the firms SEC practice group, vice chairman.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about the recent slide in retail sales.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman about the recent slide in retail sales.

Americans cut spending at gas stations, department stores and electronics shops in May as retail sales registered their biggest drop in 16 months, a cautionary sign for the economy.

 
Accounting Today reported that Marcum has named Jeffrey Weiner chairman & chief executive officer and David Bukzin vice chairman.


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Accounting Today reported that Marcum has named Jeffrey Weiner chairman & chief executive officer and David Bukzin vice chairman.

Marcum LLP has named its longtime managing partner, Jeffrey M. Weiner, as chairman and CEO, and David Bukzin as vice chairman.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Retail Services Co-Leader Ron Friedman for an article about the restructuring of mall retailing.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed Retail Services Co-Leader Ron Friedman for an article about the restructuring of mall retailing.

Consumers' increasing enthusiasm for buying online claims more retail victims every week.

 
Construction Executive published an article by Barry Fischman and Michael D'Addio on the new income recognition standard for construction contractors.


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Construction Executive published an article by Barry Fischman and Michael D'Addio on the new income recognition standard for construction contractors.

The 9th Circuit Court's review of how construction contractors should recognize income had a somewhat surprising outcome. The key question being considered was: When should developers recognize income under the completed contract method?

 
Inside Public Accounting reported the expansion of Marcum's construction practice in California.


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Inside Public Accounting reported the expansion of Marcum's construction practice in California.

Warren Hennagin has more than 30 years of experience in audit, accounting, tax planning and business consulting, with a specialization in the construction industry.

 
CPA Practice Advisor announced the expansion of Marcum's Construction Services Practice group in California.


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CPA Practice Advisor announced the expansion of Marcum's Construction Services Practice group in California.

Warren Hennagin, CPA, MST, CCIFP, CGMA, has merged his construction accounting practice into Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm.

 
Accounting Today reported on the integration of an additional construction accounting practice into Marcum's California region.


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Accounting Today reported on the integration of an additional construction accounting practice into Marcum's California region.

Marcum LLP has merged in the construction accounting practice of Warren Hennagin, who is joining the firm as an assurance services partner in the firm's Irvine, Calif., office.

 
National Construction leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu wrote about


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National Construction leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu wrote about "Tax Cuts and Construction" for the May/June issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.

Business is excited. A combination of hard and soft data suggests that corporate America's business people are delighted by the new presidential administration's pro-business agenda, which includes a combination of deregulation, altered approaches to trade and immigration, a possible infrastructure spending-led stimulus package, potential health-care legislation, and, of course, tax cuts and tax compliance simplification.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed national Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the projected loss of a quarter of all U.S. shopping malls by 2022.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed national Retail Group Co-Leader Ron Friedman about the projected loss of a quarter of all U.S. shopping malls by 2022.

Between 20% and 25% of the nation's shopping malls will close in the next five years, according to a new report from Credit Suisse that predicts e-commerce will continue to pull shoppers away from bricks-andmortar retailers.

 
Equities.com reports that the 2017 Marcum MicroCap Conference will help executives and investors understand Washington's impact on small cap companies.


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Equities.com reports that the 2017 Marcum MicroCap Conference will help executives and investors understand Washington's impact on small cap companies.

As corporate executives and investors try to piece together their own outlooks, information and networking will be key to identifying opportunities and potential challenges going forward.

 
Several construction industry trade publications reported the results of the Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the first quarter of 2017.


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Several construction industry trade publications reported the results of the Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the first quarter of 2017.

Several construction industry trade publications reported the results of the Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the first quarter of 2017.

 
Bloomberg Businessweek interviewed national Construction Services leader Joseph Natarelli, for an article about wage growth trends.


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Bloomberg Businessweek interviewed national Construction Services leader Joseph Natarelli, for an article about wage growth trends.

The U.S. economy is behaving mysteriously. Usually wage growth accelerates when the job market is tight: Employers have to pay more to attract and retain workers.

 
Benzinga.com interviewed SEC Services leader David Bukzin for an article on the state of the IPO market and the upcoming Marcum MicroCap Conference.


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Benzinga.com interviewed SEC Services leader David Bukzin for an article on the state of the IPO market and the upcoming Marcum MicroCap Conference.

Throughout his 20-plus-years with Marcum LLP, an independent auditor of public companies, David Bukzin has played witness to the contraction of the IPO market.

 
Take the Interview featured the Marcum Workplace Challenge in an article about workplace wellness.


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Take the Interview featured the Marcum Workplace Challenge in an article about workplace wellness.

Every summer, thousands of employees across Long Island trade in their business attire for their finest fitness gear and compete in the Marcum Workplace Challenge - a 3.5-mile charity walk/run around Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh, New York.

 
Bloomberg Daybreak invited national tax leader Joseph Perry onto the show to kick off the network's Tax Reform Week.


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Bloomberg Daybreak invited national tax leader Joseph Perry onto the show to kick off the network's Tax Reform Week.

Bloomberg Daybreak invited national tax leader Joseph Perry onto the show to kick off the network's Tax Reform Week.

 
BV Wire featured Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.


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BV Wire featured Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.

Joining Marcum will give MHP's clients and staff significantly greater resources as well as access to a deep bench of talent across the firm's practice areas, including in advisory services.

 
TheStreet.com quoted Tax Principal Michael D'Addio in an article about tax reform and the American Health Care Act.


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TheStreet.com quoted Tax Principal Michael D'Addio in an article about tax reform and the American Health Care Act.

Investors and analysts are split on what's next for taxes in light of a renewed effort on Capitol Hill to tackle health care. The House of Representatives last Thursday passed the American Health Care Act, sending the legislation to the Senate, where GOP lawmakers have admitted the process is likely to stall.

 
The New Haven Register announced Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.


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The New Haven Register announced Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.

Meyers, Harrison & Pia LLC and Meyers, Harrison & Pia Valuation and Litigation Support LLC (MHP) have merged into the national accounting and advisory services firm, Marcum LLP announced in a release.

 
The Wall Street Journal cited Marcum's national construction practice in an article about the industry's use of joint ventures to address labor shortages.


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The Wall Street Journal cited Marcum's national construction practice in an article about the industry's use of joint ventures to address labor shortages.

A growing labor shortage in the commercial real-estate industry is driving up the costs of some projects and could complicate lawmakers plans for a $1 trillion infrastructure-spending program, contractors say.

 
The Nashville Business Journal published an article by Partner Ian Manning in its annual Construction Special Report.


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The Nashville Business Journal published an article by Partner Ian Manning in its annual Construction Special Report.

News headlines, tower cranes and traffic - three signs that point to Nashville's status as one of the great "boom towns" in the United States.

 
CNBC.com interviewed Marcum Financial Services President Steven Brett about the hidden benefits of 529 college savings plans.


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CNBC.com interviewed Marcum Financial Services President Steven Brett about the hidden benefits of 529 college savings plans.

While most people are catching on to the appeal of 529 plans, which offer tax-advantaged investments to pay for qualified education expenses, many still overlook a number of benefits these accounts provide.

 
The Portland Press Herald reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia, including that firm's Portland, Maine, office.


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The Portland Press Herald reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia, including that firm's Portland, Maine, office.

Marcum LLP announced Tuesday that it has merged with Meyers, Harrison & Pia LLC and Meyers, Harrison & Pia Valuation and Litigation Support LLC.

 
Long Island Business News reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.


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Long Island Business News reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.

Marcum has merged Meyers, Harrison & Pia and Meyers, Harrison & Pia Valuation and Litigation Support into its business, adding 55 partners and staff in New Haven, Connecticut, and Portland, Maine.

 
Accounting Today announced Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia to the accounting industry.


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Accounting Today announced Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia to the accounting industry.

MHP dates back to 1954 and specializes in business valuation, forensic accounting and litigation support services. The firms partners frequently serve as expert witnesses during legal disputes. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

 
The Hartford Business Journal reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.


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The Hartford Business Journal reported on Marcum's merger with Meyers, Harrison & Pia.

Regional accounting firm Marcum LLP, which has a Hartford office, said Monday it has acquired a New Haven CPA firm that will add to its Connecticut presence.

 
Marcum's merger with Meyer, Harrison & Pia was reported by Newsday.


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Marcum's merger with Meyer, Harrison & Pia was reported by Newsday.

Accounting firm Marcum LLP has expanded its New England presence by purchasing New Haven, Connecticut-based Meyers, Harrison & Pia, LLC.

 
McKnight's cited remarks by Senior Manager Marilyn Mines at the Leading Age Illinois conference, in an article about how poor documentation leads to Medicare denials.


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McKnight's cited remarks by Senior Manager Marilyn Mines at the Leading Age Illinois conference, in an article about how poor documentation leads to Medicare denials.

Untimely certifications, missed or incorrectly billed Change of Therapy documentation, or a lack of documentation supporting a signed physician order for skilled therapy are among the top reasons Medicare claims denials are hitting facilities.

 
Long Island Business News spoke with Chief Human Capital Officer Claudio Diaz about some of the ways Marcum provides work-life balance for employees.


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Long Island Business News spoke with Chief Human Capital Officer Claudio Diaz about some of the ways Marcum provides work-life balance for employees.

Attracting and retaining top talent is an ongoing challenge for public accounting firms, particularly at the senior accountant/manager level.

 
Long Island Business News spoke with SEC Services Leader David Bukzin about the market's new appetite for special purpose acquisition corporations, or SPACs.


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Long Island Business News spoke with SEC Services Leader David Bukzin about the market's new appetite for special purpose acquisition corporations, or SPACs.

Investors often say it's wise to pick a company based on the people who run it: Management, they say, matters as much as anything else. Track records talk. So wouldn't it be nice, then, if you could invest directly in top executives?

 
Long Island Business News interviewed Long Island Partner-in-Charge Carolyn Mazzenga about tax return fraud and some of the things taxpayers need to watch out for.


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Long Island Business News interviewed Long Island Partner-in-Charge Carolyn Mazzenga about tax return fraud and some of the things taxpayers need to watch out for.

Identity thieves have stolen more than $107 billion in the past six years, with $16 billion stolen in 2016 alone, according to the 2017 Identity Fraud Study released by Javelin Strategy and Research.

 
Long Island Business News interviewed SEC Services Leader David Bukzin about the recovering market for initial public offerings.


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Long Island Business News interviewed SEC Services Leader David Bukzin about the recovering market for initial public offerings.

The IPO uptick is generating business for big accounting and legal firms as well as investment banks.

 
Tax Leader Joseph Perry helped Newsday understand New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's tax return.


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Tax Leader Joseph Perry helped Newsday understand New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's tax return.

But they included taxes such as Social Security and Medicare, which typically arent considered part of the effective tax rate, said accountant Joseph J. Perry, a partner at the firm Marcum LLP in Melville.

 
TheBalance.com quoted Tax Director Donald Zidik in an article about the deductibility of home offices.


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TheBalance.com quoted Tax Director Donald Zidik in an article about the deductibility of home offices.

The 9-to-5 office job may be on its last legs. Cause of death? Flexible hours, the gig economy and the rise of working from home. About 24 percent of employed people did some or all of their work at home in 2015, according to the American Time Use Survey (ATUS) from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 
Advisory Director Key Coleman was interviewed by AM Best TV during Philly I-Day 2017, regarding corporate liability for climate change and related directors and officers insurance claims.


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Advisory Director Key Coleman was interviewed by AM Best TV during Philly I-Day 2017, regarding corporate liability for climate change and related directors and officers insurance claims.

Advisory Director Key Coleman was interviewed by AM Best TV during Philly I-Day 2017, regarding corporate liability for climate change and related directors and officers insurance claims.

 
NextAvenue.org interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about which tax records to retain and which can be tossed.


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NextAvenue.org interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about which tax records to retain and which can be tossed.

You've finished your 2016 taxes and all the accompanying financial papers that went with it. So this is a good time to shred or trash the records you don't need and, while you're at it, others taking up space. But which financial records do you absolutely need to keep and which can you toss?

 
Construction Ink quoted Assurance Partner Mark Agulnik in an article advising construction contractors about how to mitigate the risks of a cyber-attack.


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Construction Ink quoted Assurance Partner Mark Agulnik in an article advising construction contractors about how to mitigate the risks of a cyber-attack.

2016 was a remarkable year for many reasons. On the cybersecurity front, there was a marked increase from 2015 in reported cyberattacks and data breaches in the United States.

 
Assurance Partner Lenny Gordon was quoted in a California Apparel News article about Amazon's push into direct-to-consumer sales.


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Assurance Partner Lenny Gordon was quoted in a California Apparel News article about Amazon's push into direct-to-consumer sales.

Amazon is building a bigger presence in California in July. It announced that it would open a fulfillment center in Sacramento. The compound will serve as the company's 10th fulfillment center in California.

 
OneMedMarket interviewed SEC Services Partner-in-Charge David Bukzin about the history and role of the Marcum MicroCap Conference, in The Sentinel.


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OneMedMarket interviewed SEC Services Partner-in-Charge David Bukzin about the history and role of the Marcum MicroCap Conference, in The Sentinel.

David Bukzin discusses the origins and mission of the Marcum MicroCap Conference and the outlook on public financings in the coming year.

 
Tax Partner Paul Graney discussed a revision of the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue ruling on software support tax with Bloomberg BNA.


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Tax Partner Paul Graney discussed a revision of the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue ruling on software support tax with Bloomberg BNA.

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue has revised a controversial letter ruling on computer software support, dialing back guidance in an earlier version that implied training and consulting services could be taxed.

 
Partner Ron Friedman discussed the decline of retail malls and the changing retail business model with How Stuff Works.


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Partner Ron Friedman discussed the decline of retail malls and the changing retail business model with How Stuff Works.

The demise of mall-based retail brands started in 2008, when the economic downturn claimed 20 major retail bankruptcies in a single year.

 
Managing Partner Jeffrey Weiner discussed managing for success with The CEO Show.


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Managing Partner Jeffrey Weiner discussed managing for success with The CEO Show.

Jeffrey Weiner, Managing Partner of Marcum LLP, talks about building a leading accounting practice from 20 to 1,500 people and producing the Bourne Legacy franchise.

 
National Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu wrote about the Trump Administration's expected infrastructure-led stimulus package in the March/April issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.


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National Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu wrote about the Trump Administration's expected infrastructure-led stimulus package in the March/April issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.

During his successful campaign, President Trump announced that his administration would launch a $1 trillion infrastructure-led stimulus package to be implemented over the course of 10 years.

 
The Puget Sound Business Journal interviewed Retail Practice Co-Leader Ron Friedman about retailers' struggle to compete with online merchants.


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The Puget Sound Business Journal interviewed Retail Practice Co-Leader Ron Friedman about retailers' struggle to compete with online merchants.

Annual financial results are in from all of the Seattle-area's publicly traded retailers, and they offer a clearer picture of what brick-and-mortar retailers are facing across the country.

 
Real Estate Weekly reported on Marcum's annual JOLTS analysis of employment trends in the construction industry.


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Real Estate Weekly reported on Marcum's annual JOLTS analysis of employment trends in the construction industry.

According to a report from accounting advisory firm Marcum LLP, there were 105,000 construction hirings between September 2016 and January 2017.

 
California Apparel News published a cover story on the first annual Marcum Retail Symposium, held in Los Angeles on March 16.


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California Apparel News published a cover story on the first annual Marcum Retail Symposium, held in Los Angeles on March 16.

There are 26 square feet of retail for every man, woman and child in the United States, according to a statistic quoted by Robin Lewis, chief executive and editorial director of The Robin Report, a platform covering retail.

 
CNBC.com interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about funding pre-school education for grandchildren.


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CNBC.com interviewed Tax Partner Janis Cowhey about funding pre-school education for grandchildren.

Here's a way for boomers to share the wealth with their children and grandkids: Cover the cost of preschool and shake off gift taxes to boot.

 
Advisory Services Director Key Coleman's article about climate change and the P&C insurance industry appeared in Property Casualty 360.


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Advisory Services Director Key Coleman's article about climate change and the P&C insurance industry appeared in Property Casualty 360.

The burning of fossil fuels produces CO2 and other so-called greenhouse gases (GHGs) that scientists have linked to global warming and other changes in the Earth's climate. In just the last year, so-called carbon extractors and heavy users of fossil fuels have come under heightened scrutiny.

 
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman, national leader of the Retail Services Practice, about bankruptcy trends in the industry.


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The Los Angeles Times interviewed Partner Ron Friedman, national leader of the Retail Services Practice, about bankruptcy trends in the industry.

Faced with seismic changes, bankruptcies in the retail sector have been on the rise.

 
The Wall Street Journal interviewed national Tax Leader Joseph Perry about Donald Trump's Alternative Minimum Tax payment on  his leaked 2005 federal tax return.


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The Wall Street Journal interviewed national Tax Leader Joseph Perry about Donald Trump's Alternative Minimum Tax payment on his leaked 2005 federal tax return.

The first big tax cut moving through Congress under President Donald Trump would likely benefit the president himself, potentially saving him millions of dollars in taxes on his rental income next year and even more money on other income if he wins a second term.

 
Masonry Construction, Concrete Construction, and The Concrete Producer all posted the 2016 Marcum JOLTS analysis, reporting jobs trends in the construction industry.


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Masonry Construction, Concrete Construction, and The Concrete Producer all posted the 2016 Marcum JOLTS analysis, reporting jobs trends in the construction industry.

The 2016 analysis by Marcums Construction Services Group identifies a significant uptick in construction employment trends in the final months of last year, which has continued into 2017.

 
Bloomberg News quoted Assurance Partner Arthur Brown in an article about the investment returns of former hedge fund manager Jeff Vinik's family philanthropy.


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Bloomberg News quoted Assurance Partner Arthur Brown in an article about the investment returns of former hedge fund manager Jeff Vinik's family philanthropy.

Jeff Vinik's investing skills have faded from view since he unwound his hedge fund in 2013, but they are still getting lots of use.

 
CBS Radio interviewed national Tax leader Joseph Perry about the diminishing rate of IRS tax audits and the probability of tax cheating.


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CBS Radio interviewed national Tax leader Joseph Perry about the diminishing rate of IRS tax audits and the probability of tax cheating.

Audits is one of the ones that generates income, so from a business perspective, this is one area where you think you would put more resources because it would yield more money for the government.

 
Associated Press quoted Firm-wide Tax Partner-in-Charge Joseph Perry in an article about whether the decline in IRS tax audits leads more people to cheat on their income taxes.


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Associated Press quoted Firm-wide Tax Partner-in-Charge Joseph Perry in an article about whether the decline in IRS tax audits leads more people to cheat on their income taxes.

As millions of Americans file their income tax returns, their chances of getting audited by the IRS have rarely been so low.

 
CNBC's American Greed interviewed national Advisory Services leader James Ashe about signs that an employee may be embezzling and internal controls to prevent corporate fraud.


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CNBC's American Greed interviewed national Advisory Services leader James Ashe about signs that an employee may be embezzling and internal controls to prevent corporate fraud.

No matter how smart you think you are about your money, at some point you will need to entrust someone else with some aspect of your finances.

 
The New York Times quoted Tax Director Donald Zidik in an article about Morgan Stanley's tax error on investors' account statements.


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The New York Times quoted Tax Director Donald Zidik in an article about Morgan Stanley's tax error on investors' account statements.

Some Morgan Stanley wealth management customers are getting news in the mail this week: They underpaid - or in some cases, overpaid - their taxes for several years because of incorrect information the firm provided to them about their investments.

 
Tax Director Donald Zidik co-authored a technical article on current developments in taxation of individuals for Tax Adviser magazine.


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Tax Director Donald Zidik co-authored a technical article on current developments in taxation of individuals for Tax Adviser magazine.

This article covers recent developments in the area of individual taxation, including cases involving trade or business expenses; proposed regulations on the Sec. 83(b) election; IRS acquiescence in a case involving mortgage deductions; and a taxpayer-friendly ruling on unforeseen circumstances and the sale of a principal residence.

 
Inc. Magazine featured Managing Partner Jeffrey Weiner in an article about leadership and humility.


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Inc. Magazine featured Managing Partner Jeffrey Weiner in an article about leadership and humility.

You'd think being producer of the massively successful Jason Bourne series would be enough. But amazingly, Weiner also has a "day job"--as managing partner of one of the most successful accounting firms in the world.

 
Tax Partners Diane Giordano and Brett McGrath co-authored an article for the Hartford Business Journal, about how start-up companies can benefit from the new Research & Development Credit Payroll Tax Offset.


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Tax Partners Diane Giordano and Brett McGrath co-authored an article for the Hartford Business Journal, about how start-up companies can benefit from the new Research & Development Credit Payroll Tax Offset.

The new payroll tax offset, effective as of 2016, allows companies to receive a benefit for research activities regardless of profitability.

 
Commerce magazine featured Marcum's advisory practice in an article about nontraditional services offered by accounting firms.


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Commerce magazine featured Marcum's advisory practice in an article about nontraditional services offered by accounting firms.

Marcum's Workplace Security & Investigations practice is a specialized service niche within the firm's nationally recognized Advisory Services Practice group.

 
Joseph Perry, Firm-wide partner-in-charge of Tax & Business Services, won a 2017 Midas Award from Pulse magazine, in the corporate accounting category.


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Joseph Perry, Firm-wide partner-in-charge of Tax & Business Services, won a 2017 Midas Award from Pulse magazine, in the corporate accounting category.

Perry has considerable experience with individual and corporate taxation, accounting for income taxes, compensation, and mergers and acquisitions.

 
Bloomberg BNA quoted Tax Partner Paul Graney in an article about new regulations for the taxation of software support.


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Bloomberg BNA quoted Tax Partner Paul Graney in an article about new regulations for the taxation of software support.

The department seems to be taking standard language from software industry maintenance contracts "and stretching that out to items that were clearly not taxable in the past and pulling those in."

 
Forbes quoted Tax Partner Karen Connair in an article about tax planning for retirement.


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Forbes quoted Tax Partner Karen Connair in an article about tax planning for retirement.

Karen Connair, a CPA with Marcum in Irvine, Calif., recently helped a California mortgage lender who set up an office in Nevada and became a Nevada resident reduce a good chunk of his tax liability, despite having to source some of his S corporation income back to California.

 
Newsday quoted Tax Partner Diane Giordano in a column advising small businesses to take advantage of tax credits in 2016, before they are changed or eliminated under tax reform


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Newsday quoted Tax Partner Diane Giordano in a column advising small businesses to take advantage of tax credits in 2016, before they are changed or eliminated under tax reform

Diane Giordano, a tax partner at Marcum LLP in Melville, thinks Section 179 won't face the chopping block due to its popularity and the fact that it gives businesses an incentive to purchase equipment.

 
Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about state laws governing the ownership of engagement rings, for his Valentine's Day column in City News.


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Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about state laws governing the ownership of engagement rings, for his Valentine's Day column in City News.

February is often considered a month of love because Valentine's Day falls on the 14th.

 
The Hartford Business Journal reported on a business owner survey co-sponsored by Marcum, that showed a majority of Connecticut entrepreneurs do not have a business exit strategy.


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The Hartford Business Journal reported on a business owner survey co-sponsored by Marcum, that showed a majority of Connecticut entrepreneurs do not have a business exit strategy.

The survey concludes owners are optimistic about selling and exiting their businesses, but ill-prepared to do so. Proper planning is needed to optimize sale price and ensure transaction value meets exit needs for life after sale, the firms conducting the report said.

 
TheStreet.com quoted Tax Partner Janis Cowhey, co-leader of the Modern Family & LGBT Services Group, in an article about tax planning tips for same-sex couples.


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TheStreet.com quoted Tax Partner Janis Cowhey, co-leader of the Modern Family & LGBT Services Group, in an article about tax planning tips for same-sex couples.

The so-called traditional family, with a mom, dad and 2.5 kids, is basically nontraditional.

 
Construction Executive published an article about the importance of internal controls by Pablo Medina, an assurance services supervisor in Marcum's Construction Industry Group


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Construction Executive published an article about the importance of internal controls by Pablo Medina, an assurance services supervisor in Marcum's Construction Industry Group

Internal controls stem from the idea that no one individual should have complete control over a given transaction process and that there should be proper segregation of duties among individuals involved in every process.

 
Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Assurance Supervisor William Simon offering tips about measuring and maximizing cash flow in a construction business.


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Construction Executive's Managing Your Business published an article by Assurance Supervisor William Simon offering tips about measuring and maximizing cash flow in a construction business.

A contracting business is a living, breathing organism that needs to be fed. If unhealthy, that organism will put tight constraints on a contractor's ability not only to grow, but also to make payroll and fund projects.

 
Southeast Region Partner-in-Charge Michael Balter was again selected by South Florida Business Journal as a Power Leader.


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Southeast Region Partner-in-Charge Michael Balter was again selected by South Florida Business Journal as a Power Leader.

Michael Balter, partner-in-charge of Marcum LLP's Southeast Region, has been named a 2017 Top 100 Power Leader by South Florida Business Journal.

 
Construction Group Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu continue their article series for Construction Accounting & Taxation, with an outlook for construction spending under President Trump.


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Construction Group Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Construction Economist Anirban Basu continue their article series for Construction Accounting & Taxation, with an outlook for construction spending under President Trump.

The construction spending outlook for 2017 has improved with the election. Economists, pundits, and most of the United States have been puzzling over what the election results from this past November will mean for the country, both in terms of public policy and economic performance.

 
The Legal Intelligencer published an article by Senior Manager Kevin Baker about using audit trails to detect insider threats.


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The Legal Intelligencer published an article by Senior Manager Kevin Baker about using audit trails to detect insider threats.

Seemingly, every day there is another news story about a company being hacked and money or sensitive data being stolen.

 
Tax Directors Joseph Molloy and Igor Bochenkov wrote about how construction contractors can use tax deferrals to keep more cash on hand, for Construction Executive's Managing Your Business.


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Tax Directors Joseph Molloy and Igor Bochenkov wrote about how construction contractors can use tax deferrals to keep more cash on hand, for Construction Executive's Managing Your Business.

Cash is essential to running day-to-day operations and improving a companys financial position when presented to banks and other creditors, so contractors continue to search for ways to keep cash available.

 
Partner Natalie Verbanac was profiled in the January newsletter of the Nassau County chapter of the NYS Society of CPAs.


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Partner Natalie Verbanac was profiled in the January newsletter of the Nassau County chapter of the NYS Society of CPAs.

It was junior year in high school when Natalie Verbanac, CPA, Partner at Marcum LLP, and secretary of the NYSSCPA, Nassau Chapter, discovered her love of accounting.

 
Long Island Business News interviewed Marcum's CIO Peter Scavuzzo, for an article about how the accounting industry is gearing up for Big Data.


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Long Island Business News interviewed Marcum's CIO Peter Scavuzzo, for an article about how the accounting industry is gearing up for Big Data.

There's a revolution brewing in public accounting, with big data poised to transform many aspects of how CPA firms do business and service their clients.

 
Principal Heather Bearfield, chair of Marcum's Women's Initiative, was interviewed by Long Island Business News for an article about the advancement of women in the accounting profession.


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Principal Heather Bearfield, chair of Marcum's Women's Initiative, was interviewed by Long Island Business News for an article about the advancement of women in the accounting profession.

As public accounting firms continue to struggle to retain and advance women professionals, many are providing increased flexibility and launching initiatives to help them achieve their diversity goals.

 
Partner Steven Silberman wrote about planning for excess budgeted income in the winter issue of Common Interest, the publication of the Community Associations Institute's Illinois chapter.


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Partner Steven Silberman wrote about planning for excess budgeted income in the winter issue of Common Interest, the publication of the Community Associations Institute's Illinois chapter.

It's that time of year again, and just like birthdays (but much less fun), annual budgeting is back on the calendar.

 
Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about Hurricane Preparedness and Document Retention for his January column in City News Magazine.


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Tax Partner Robert Spielman wrote about Hurricane Preparedness and Document Retention for his January column in City News Magazine.

The essential records to be safeguarded in the event of an actual disaster are by their nature limited in volume and must be the key items you need in the event you are adversely affected.

 
Marcum's Retail & Consumer Products group was the cover feature in the January issue of Fashion Mannuscript


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Marcum's Retail & Consumer Products group was the cover feature in the January issue of Fashion Mannuscript

The retail and consumer products industry is facing tremendous challenges, with fewer and fewer brick-and-mortar stores in operation and ceaseless pressure on discounted sales and with low margins for both retailers and manufacturers.

 
Assurance Partner Michael Feinstein and Director Sougata Banerjee co-authored an article on the new GAAP standard for lease accounting, for CalCPA's January newsletter.


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Assurance Partner Michael Feinstein and Director Sougata Banerjee co-authored an article on the new GAAP standard for lease accounting, for CalCPA's January newsletter.

On Feb. 25, 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board issued its long-awaited standard on lease accounting.

 
 
 
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