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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.

MWE Advisor February Highlights

February highlights from The MWE Advisor: six valuable tax breaks that will soon disappear, a list of deductions that survived, and three recently suspended health care related credits. 

What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Sell a Business

avoid these 5 surprises when preparing your business for sale As the CFO of a company that is likely to be sold in the near term, it makes good sense to perform some due diligence about the sales process, well before you meet the buyer. The CFO’s role in a business sale transaction is a…

Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP Names James Graff Partner

graff specializes in manufacturing and distribution, beverage industry   As part of its transition to a new generation of leadership, CPA and business advisory firm Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP announced the admittance of James Graff, CPA, to the partnership, effective January 1st, 2018. James “Jim” Graff, 36, joined MWE as a staff accountant…

MWE Advisor January Highlights

January highlights from The MWE Advisor newsletter include: a closer look at some lesser-known business tax provisions under the new law, why the manufacturing industry requires more technology education and how the work world is changing with Millennials.

Practice Profile: MWE has talent (and can keep it)

In a highly competitive industry, MWE has made it a priority to continue promoting strong internal communication and collaboration, and focus on recruiting, firm culture and employee retention. This month, HR Director Christine Brennan-Savino and HR Supervisor Gaby Paulino talk to Accounting Today about the state of the firm and why MWE is consistently rated…

Avoiding Late Employee Elective 401(k) Contributions

Transferring your employees’ 401(k) contributions to your checking account on payroll dates could save you a headache. Tired of your auditors telling you that employee elective contributions to your 401(k) plan are late? Upset when the auditors issue that Internal Control Deficiency letter explaining that your failure to timely remit such contributions resulted in a…

What New York’s Paid Family Leave Act Means for Your Business

by: Teresa Loheide, Manager Linda Rubenau, Paraprofessional Are part-time employees entitled to paid family leave in New York State? If you’re a New York State-based business – or even if you’re an out-of-state business with part-time employees who work at least 30 or more days in a year in New York – a new law…

Got multiple locations? Expect auditors to keep a close eye on inventory

Do you remember the high-profile fraud that happened at drugstore chain Phar-Mor in the 1990s? Executives manipulated the company’s financial statements to hide approximately $500 million in losses. A key ploy that perpetrators used in the Phar-Mor case was to overstate inventory balances at individual stores. Management became adept at hiding the scam from their…

Briefing: Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) has been approved by Congress and signed by President Trump. After a last-minute procedural glitch that required the Senate to vote first on the final bill, the most sweeping change to the U.S. tax code in decades cleared the Senate, 51 to 48, in the early morning…

The importance of buy/sell agreements

MWE’s Alan Materazo talks about the importance of buy/sell agreements and how often business owners and shareholders should update it in this episode of the Margolin Minute video series.

Introducing The “Margolin Minute” Video Series

Today, CPA and business advisory firm Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP (MWE) announced the introduction of a new nine-part video series, “Margolin Minute.” Margolin Minute takes a more candid and intimate look at the tax, accounting and business topics impacting business owners and managers. The series captures some of the firm’s business leaders as they…

7 Tax Terms to Know as Congress Confers

As the U.S. House and Senate negotiate a final tax bill, it is likely to include a lot of tax terms and jargon, which are important for taxpayers to understand. MWE’s Lance Christensen spoke with Consumer Reports to explain the alternative minimum tax (AMT), consumer price index, exemptions, pass-through entities, state and local taxes…

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. 

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.

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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