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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.

Less than 6 months until the new contract revenue guidance goes live!

The sweeping new revenue recognition standard goes into effect soon. But many companies are behind on implementing it. Whether your company is public or private, you can’t afford to delay the implementation process any longer.

Survey: LIRR expansion will boost LI real estate values

A survey conducted by Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP found that Long Island real estate professionals believe the new LIRR station under Grand Central and the addition of a third track between Floral Park and Hicksville will have the biggest impact on the island’s real estate property values.    

Summer is a good time to start your 2017 tax planning and organize your tax records

  You may be tempted to forget all about taxes during summertime, when “the livin’ is easy,” as the Gershwin song goes. But if you start your tax planning now, you may avoid an unpleasant tax surprise when you file next year. Summer is also a good time to set up a storage system for…

Federal Tax Reform and Deregulation Top NYC Real Estate Industry Concerns

How will a new president and administration affect the New York City Real Estate industry? So far, the Trump Administration’s proposals for tax reform and deregulation are getting praise from the community, with leaders predicting that if they are enacted into law, many in the industry and community will benefit.

MWE Advisor June Highlights

June highlights from The MWE Advisor newsletter include: reclassifying business expenses as constructive dividends, considering taxes before converting your home to a rental property, and unlocking the biggest possible deduction for a home office.

Put your income statement to good use

By midyear, most businesses that follow U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) have issued their year-end financial statements. But how many have actually used them to improve their business operations in the future?

MWE hosts ‘Escape The Office’ Event for Staff

At the conclusion of the 2017 busy season, MWE’s Marketing Department masterminded a fun, interactive, team-building event called “Escape the Office” for the staff. Twelve teams of four attempted to escape one of the firm’s prison themed conference rooms by solving numerous clues in 30-minutes or less. Following the event, Long Island Business News interviewed…

MWE Partner Paul E. Becht, CPA, Begins Term as NYSSCPA Vice President

Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP, a CPA and Business Advisory firm, is proud to announce that partner Paul Becht, CPA, has been elected vice president of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ Board of Directors. His one-year term began June 1.

Individual tax calendar: Key deadlines for the remainder of 2017

  While the main tax deadline (April 18th) has long passed, there are others through the rest of the year that are important to be aware of. To help you make sure you don’t miss any important 2017 deadlines, here’s a look at when some key tax-related forms, payments and other actions are due. Keep…

CPA Firms Tap Social Media for Recruiting, Business Development

MWE Director of Marketing Tracey Segarra offers insight to Long Island Business News on how and why the firm leverages social media to connect with the business community, and potential employees.      

The Section 1031 exchange: Why it’s such a great tax planning tool

Like many business owners, you might also own highly appreciated business or investment real estate. Fortunately, there’s an effective tax planning strategy at your disposal: the Section 1031 “like kind” exchange. It can help you defer capital gains tax on appreciated property indefinitely. How it works Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code allows you…

Q&A: A State-Level Perspective on Federal Tax Reform

The federal tax reform plan proposed by President Trump includes the repeal of the federal estate tax, consolidation of income tax brackets, and changes to deductions. MWE Tax Partner Lance Christensen speaks to Bloomberg BNA’s SALT Talk Blog about what the reforms could mean for taxpayers overall, and at the state level.  

How to shape up your working capital

Working capital — current assets minus current liabilities — is a common measure of liquidity. High liquidity generally equates with low risk, but excessive amounts of cash tied up in working capital may detract from growth opportunities and other spending options, such as expanding to new markets, buying equipment and paying down debt. Here are…

Nonfilers, You Can Come Out Now!

Are you a nonfiler? Check out our infographic on how to get back in the IRS’s good graces.

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,…

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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New York City

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