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At MWE, you are a priority, not a project. We are dedicated to the financial health of you and your company so you can focus on building your business.

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With MWE, you can expect a high level of involvement and regular communication with partners, who are both proactive and highly responsive.

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At MWE, you have a senior team that is personally invested in your success and looking out for your best financial interests.

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.

It’s not too late: You can still set up a retirement plan for 2018

If most of your money is tied up in your business, retirement can be a challenge. So if you haven’t already set up a tax-advantaged retirement plan, consider doing so this year. There’s still time to set one up and make contributions that will be deductible on your 2018 tax return! More benefits Not only…

What surprised you about your first busy season? (Part 1)

It’s impossible not to have some expectations when it comes to working your first busy season, but everything may not go as you imagine. Check out what surprised Christine and Danielle during their first busy season.

Wayfair: The Nexus Net Will Catch More Than Just Online Sellers

Join MWE Director Joseph Pizzimenti, Esq., on Monday, November 26th for a complimentary webinar, “Wayfair: The Nexus Net Will Catch More Than Just Online Sellers.” Attendees will receive an up-to-date analysis of the Wayfair decision and its ramifications for multistate companies. Attendees will earn one and half hours of CPE credits. Click here…

MWE Advisor October Highlights

October highlights from The MWE Advisor: The IRS issues guidance on deducting meals bought while entertaining and claiming the new employer tax credit for family and medical leave.

Opportunities and Threats Loom for Long Island Transforming into the Next ‘Urban Suburbia’

Can Long Island become the next urban suburbia? That was the main question posed to industry leaders and top executives from across Long Island and New York City as they gathered last week at the Garden City Hotel for a morning of networking and conversation at Bisnow’s Long Island State of the Market event.

What do you wish you knew about your first year in public accounting? (Part 1)

Going from backpack to briefcase can be tough. Looking back, Anthony and Jesse reflect on what they learned in their first year and what they wished they knew when they first started at MWE.

How auditors assess risk when preparing financial statements

Every year, your audit firm will conduct a fresh risk assessment before the start of fieldwork. Why? Because your auditor wants to mitigate the risk of expressing an incorrect opinion regarding the accuracy and integrity of the company’s financial statements. Inadvertently signing off on financial statements that contain material misstatements can open a Pandora’s box…

Will You Thank or Curse Trump for Your Tax Bill?

The upcoming tax season will be the first time many people will face a new tax liability under President Donald Trump’s tax reform. And for these filers, how their tax liability will look remains mysterious. MWE tax Partner Lance Christensen spoke to U.S. News & World Report about what people should expect to see…

New York Employers: Is the Employer Compensation Expense Tax A Trick or Treat?

In April of this year, New York Governor Cuomo signed the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year budget. The Budget adopted the Employer Compensation Expense Tax (ECET) in an attempt to offset the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) $10,000 state and local tax (SALT) deduction limitation and its potential negative effect on individual taxpayers…

Get your (inventory) act together

Infographic: Minimize inventory and reap multiple benefits.

Tax-free fringe benefits help small businesses and their employees

In today’s tightening job market, to attract and retain the best employees, small businesses need to offer not only competitive pay, but also appealing fringe benefits. Benefits that are tax-free are especially attractive to employees. Let’s take a quick look at some popular options. Insurance Businesses can provide their employees with various types of insurance…

MWE’s Tracey Segarra named as a LIBN Top 50 Woman

Congratulations to MWE’s Director of Marketing Tracey Segarra who was honored as a 2018 Long Island Business News Top 50 Woman in Business. Tracey was recognized for building a community of true story lovers on Long Island with her venture, “Now You’re Talking!” – A Story Telling show, which showcases compelling, true stories live…

One way to transfer a family business

For many people, a family-owned business is their primary source of wealth, so it’s critical to plan carefully for the transition of ownership from one generation to the next, and one of the biggest consideration is tax. The best approach depends on your particular circumstances. If your net worth is well within the estate tax…

Good economy, tax reform benefiting local food and beverage sector

as published in The growing economy and tax reform have benefited companies in the local food and beverage sector, according to a recent survey by Garden City accounting firm Margolin, Winer & Evens. The firm interviewed 65 food and beverage companies at Long Island Business News’ 2018 FoodBizLI Event, a trade…

Employee stock ownership plans – are they for your business?

The federal Main Street Employee Ownership Act, which was signed into law in August, makes it easier for private businesses to transition to an employee-owned business. MWE Partner Paul Becht talks to Newsday about the new law, benefits of instituting an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), and how to finance one.    

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