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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.

Real estate investor vs. professional: Why it matters

  Income and losses from investment real estate or rental property are passive by definition — unless you’re a real estate professional that materially participates in each activity. Why does this matter? Passive income may be subject to the 3.8% net investment income tax (NIIT), and passive losses generally are deductible only against passive income,…

VIDEO: MWE Escape The Office Challenge

In early-May, MWE held our “ESCAPE THE OFFICE” Challenge! Teams of four raced against the clock to figure out how to escape our prison-themed conference room.  Everyone had a blast solving the riddles, finding the clues, and working together to find their way out. And you can find the video here:

CPE for CPAs: Spring 2017 Tax Reform and SALT Update

“Once in a generation” federal tax reform is imminent. Join MWE Partner Lance Christensen and Tax Director Joseph Pizzimenti on June 7th for a free CPE session where they will discuss the various federal tax proposals and their potential impact on businesses and individuals, as well as state and local tax updates for…

Hire your children to save taxes for your business and your family

It can be difficult in the current job market for students and recent graduates to find summer or full-time jobs. If you’re a business owner with children in this situation, you may be able to provide them with valuable experience and income while generating tax savings for both your business and your family overall.

The MWE Distribution Advisor – Spring 2017 Edition

The MWE Distribution Advisor is our quarterly e-newsletter focused on the specific concerns of Distributors. In this edition, you’ll learn about the major accounting rule changes for lease and revenue recognition, what the research and development credit becoming permanent means for your business, and how to reduce waste.

Is annual financial reporting enough?

Businesses generally issue year-end financial statements to let investors and lenders evaluate their financial health. But proactive stakeholders — including the company’s CEO and board of directors — may want more than one “snapshot” per year of financial results. Interim statements let stakeholders know how a company is doing each quarter or month, but they…

Ambitious Rail Expansion Planned to Ease Long Island Rail Road Congestion

Easing Long Island Rail Road congestion via an ambitious rail expansion plan was the hot topic at a recent Long Island Real Estate Group (LIREG) meeting. The panel discussion at last month’s meeting focused on the planned addition of a third track to the nearly 10-mile stretch of track along the main line of the…

MWE Advisor April Highlights

April highlights from The MWE Advisor newsletter include: the ins and outs of deducting legal expenses, what changes to expect in the IRS’s revised Employer’s Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits, and identifying what type of real estate investor you are for tax purposes.

The Price of Business Interviews MWE Partner Lance Christensen on Tax Reform

MWE Tax Partner Lance Christensen spoke at length with The Price of Business radio show recently. Among the topics they discussed was tax reform, state and local taxation, tax credits, compliance issues, and whether businesses should consider forming as C-Corps.  

LI’s tax widows and widowers cope without their CPA spouses

Tax ‘busy season’ typically runs from mid-January until the filing deadline in mid-April. During this time, many CPA spouses and their families find it challenging to keep it ‘business as usual’ at home as hours at the office increase. MWE Partner Scott Saulino and his wife Jennifer were interviewed by Newsday about the struggles…

Margolin, Winer & Evens Names Two New Partners

As part of a planned transition to a new generation of leadership, CPA and business advisory firm Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP announced the appointment of Scott Saulino and Paul E. Becht as MWE’s newest partners, effective for 2017. Saulino joined MWE in 2002 as an auditor and is a member of the…

Top 100 CPA Blogs and Websites for Accounting & Tax Pros

Margolin, Winer and Evens LLP is proud to announce that the firm’s website is ranked #26 in the top 100 CPA blogs and websites for accounting and tax professionals by Feedspot. Feedspot’s editorial team and experts made the determination based on criteria that included: Google reputation and search engine ranking, influence and popularity on…

MWE Again Named as one of NYC’s Best Accounting Firms by AdvisoryHQ

      MWE is proud to announce that for the second consecutive year, the firm is ranked as one of the top 12 accounting firms in New York City by AdvisoryHQ, which provides research, independent reviews, and top rankings of financial firms and products across the…

MWE Partner Paul Becht Nominated as VP of NYSSCPA

MWE Partner Paul Becht has been nominated as Vice President of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPAs). Paul has been an active member of the society since 1998 and serves on the NYSSCPA Board of Directors as representative for the Suffolk County chapter. For the full list of nominees, please click…

2016 – 2017 Web Tax Guide

Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP recently launched our 2016-2017 Web Tax Guide, a planning tool focused on recent tax legislation and the tax-related opportunities available for you and your business. Click here to begin planning for the future.

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.

2016- 2017 web tax guide


Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP recently launched our 2016-2017 Web Tax Guide, a planning tool focused on recent tax legislation and the tax-related opportunities available for you and your business.

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