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Who We Are

Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP ("MWE") is one of the largest accounting and business advisory firms in the Northeast. Since 1946, MWE has been providing accounting, auditing, tax planning, tax strategies and advisory services. Today, the scope of our services embraces virtually every industry and market niche.

Do your financial statements contain hidden messages?

Over time, many business owners develop a sixth sense: They learn how to “read” a financial statement by computing financial ratios and comparing them to the company’s results over time and against those of competitors. Here are some key performance indicators (KPIs) that can help you benchmark your company’s performance in three critical areas.

Tax reform, Amazon will impact food biz

as published in Amazon and tax reform are going to shake up the food industry in the coming year, according to a survey by Margolin Winer & Evens. The Garden City-based accounting firm surveyed 101 attendees at Tuesday’s Food + Beverage Biz LI, a Long Island Business News food industry…

5 tips for companies on the move

Do your 2018 plans include relocating or expanding your business into another location? Our latest infographic provides you with five tips you should consider as you start searching. 

MWE Advisor November Highlights

November highlights from The MWE Advisor newsletter include: what you need to know about the House Bill and Senate Proposal for tax reform to prepare for year-end tax planning, and understanding the rules for repayment before borrowing money from your retirement plan.

Use Tax: The Cost of Unintentionally Saving a Few Dollars

Is your company a distributor or manufacturer in the U.S.? If yes, then how thorough is your use tax compliance? From a sales and use tax perspective, companies like yours typically have the collection and remittance of sales tax on goods and services sold to customers down to a science. But when it comes to…

As tax bill advances, advisers weigh paying tax bill early

One question to consider when thinking about year-end tax strategies is whether to prepay your first-quarter 2018 real estate taxes – taking the deduction for 2017 instead of for 2018. With Congress thinking about eliminating or limiting the state and local tax deduction, MWE’s Steven Schlachter spoke to Newsday about the pros and cons…

MWE Hosts “Creative Real Estate Acquisitions Strategies” Roundtable

Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP hosted a roundtable with panelists Michael Shah, Founder & CEO of Delshah Capital, Sidhartha Singh, Founder of Briar Meads Capital and Jeff Young, Managing Director of WM Capital Partners on November 2th, 2017. Rich Bockmann, Reporter from The Real Deal, moderated. The panelists engaged in a lively discussion about the ways…

House Tax Bill-Big Impact on Financial Statements

Earlier this month, the House Ways and Means Committee introduced their tax reform bill. Bloomberg BNA talked to MWE’s Lance Christensen and Jennifer Bobé to understand the bill’s possible effects on company financial statements.  

Executives Rely on Strong Communications Plans to Drive Firmwide Goals and Create Inclusive Cultures

Communication is key to managing a successful accounting firm like MWE. Co-managing partner Craig Savell shared the firm’s thoughts about encouraging better internal communication in the November Public Accounting Report.    

A Win for Family Businesses

by: Charles Friedman, Director   In 2016 it looked like a new proposed regulation might greatly limit a popular estate planning technique – leading to a big increase in the estate taxes of family business owners. Thankfully, late last month the IRS formally withdrew the proposal, allowing estate planners and their clients to breathe a…

Proposed Tax Reform Legislation Released

House Republicans on November 2 unveiled their much-anticipated tax reform legislation, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (HR 1). The bill loosely follows the unified framework released by the House, Senate and Trump Administration in September. Although it is a long way from enactment and still has to go through both the House Ways…

So You’re Considering Becoming Part Of The E-Commerce World: The First Question Every Remote Seller Should Ask

Are you a remote seller looking to sell your goods or services online? If so, now’s a good time to take a quick, five-second litmus test – the answer could determine whether e-commerce may trigger significant sales tax costs to your company and you. Ready? True or False: As a remote third-party seller, I only…

The MWE Distribution Advisor – Fall 2017 Edition

The MWE Distribution Advisor is our quarterly e-newsletter focused on the specific concerns of Distributors. The Fall edition points out what tax issues to consider when investing in training and recruiting, learning how to survive a family business “divorce,” the pros and cons of financing versus leasing equipment, and understanding and reducing cyberrisks.

Tax Reform – An Unsure Thing

There’s nothing certain except death and taxes, the saying goes. The only problem is, lately, uncertainty surrounding the tax code has made a crystal ball as important a tool for CPAs as a calculator. The Trump Administration’s tax plan has injected a huge dose of uncertainty into this and the following year’s tax planning, as…

Q&A with partner Paul Becht on changes in Lease Accounting Standards

MWE real estate partner Paul Becht recently sat down with Bloomberg BNA to discuss the new lease accounting standards and how they could effect the real estate industry. His responses were published in two Bloomberg BNA articles and you can find the links here.    

No one knows your business like you do, but running a successful business is a challenge that requires outsourced skills and expertise. By teaming with MWE, you can focus on the core business that makes your company great, with the confidence that a trusted professional is attending to your other business obligations. Our partners understand the intricacies of your operations, as well as the industry rules that govern them, including ongoing changes that may be critical to your business’ long-term health and success.

A well-mapped plan for your business is essential to its success. As your business goes through its life cycle, those plans will need to adapt and change. As your trusted advisor, MWE can offer you tailored and in-depth guidance to reach your goals. We specialize in a variety of accounting, tax, business and personal advisory services which enable us to guide you to your desired destination.

Contact Us
Long Island

400 Garden City Plaza, Fifth Floor, Garden City, NY 11530
T 516.747.2000 // F 516.747.6707

New York City

757 Third Avenue, Suite 2002, New York, NY 10017
T 212.973.1000 // F 212.973.1004

Grand Cayman

27 Hospital Road, Fifth Floor, P.O. Box 1748GT
George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, B.W.I