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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.

Business Partnerships with e-Commerce Giants Pose Tax Risk

by: Michael Barg, Tax Supervisor E-commerce sites hold tremendous growth potential for small and mid-size businesses. Partnering with online marketplaces and facilitators can expand customer reach in ways traditional sales channels often can’t match. These new opportunities come with new challenges. In practical terms, an established New York-based business may sell products regionally and have nexus…

Employers: Be aware (or beware) of a harsh payroll tax penalty

If federal income tax and employment taxes (including Social Security) are withheld from employees’ paychecks and not handed over to the IRS, a harsh penalty can be imposed. To make matters worse, the penalty can be assessed personally against a “responsible individual.” If a business makes payroll tax payments late, there are escalating penalties. And…

MWE Advisor June Highlights

June highlights from The MWE Advisor: Watch out for double taxation on the same income if you live in more than one state; Going mobile in the manufacturing industry.

New York, New Jersey could lose residents to this lower-tax neighbor

According to experts, when Americans in high-tax states saw the impact of the $10,000 cap on state and local tax deductions on their returns this filing season, more and more began exploring the idea of moving to lower-tax states. Fox Business sat down with MWE SALT Director Joseph Pizzimenti, Esq., to talk about the…

How to handle an inheritance

Infographic: Read this before making plans for an inherited windfall.

State & Local Tax Mid-Year Update Webinar

Join MWE’s director of SALT, Joseph Pizzimenti, Esq., on Wednesday, July 17th for a complimentary webinar where he will be giving updates on the Wayfair decision, what’s hot in SALT, and what to expect next. Attendees will earn one CPE credit. Please click here for more information or to register today.

Fiduciary Income Tax Traps to Avoid

as published in Trust and estate issues are always complex. While fiduciary and individual income tax matters in the past have generally been dissimilar, the new tax law compounds the differences. In contrast to individuals, trusts and estates can still claim certain deductions between now and 2025 that will save…

It’s a good time to check your withholding and make changes, if necessary

Due to the massive changes in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), the 2019 filing season resulted in surprises. Some filers who have gotten a refund in past years wound up owing money. The IRS reports that the number of refunds paid this year is down from last year — and the average refund…

Tax Cuts lead to Unusual Results for New York Real Estate Owners and Developers

When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was enacted in 2017, it was largely heralded as a good move for real estate owners and developers across New York state. However, two new provisions within the law have created unusual dynamics for this group – with one change that may not be pegged as so positive.…

Don’t rest on your laurels yet

Infographic: New grads need to watch out for these financial pitfalls.  

Escape the Office Challenge – 2019

The MWE Marketing team hosted its third annual post-busy season “Escape the Office” event for the staff. This year, our Training Room was transformed into a casino. Each team started with 50 poker chips and the goal was to escape the casino with the most amount of poker chips in 30 minutes or less. Check…

How to Survive an IRS Tax Audit

Receiving notice that you’re being audited by the IRS may send you into a frenzy. But experts recommend taking a deep breath. Last week, U.S. News & World Report spoke to MWE tax partner Lance Christensen about how you know if you’re being audited, what the actual procedure is, and whether you should hire…

New York, California get ‘aggressive’ when residents try to flee high taxes

As a result of the new tax law, an increasing number of residents are looking to leave high-tax states such as New York and California, but these states are not making it easy. Fox Business recently caught up with MWE tax partner Lance Christensen to talk about how certain states are becoming aggressive when…

IRS to release new W-4: What to expect

The IRS plans to release a new W-4 form for use in 2020, with a draft arriving by May 31. Fox Business spoke with MWE senior manager Jennifer Bobé about the purpose of the new form and what changes are expected.      

Why is it important to meet face-to-face with your business advisors?

In this episode of the Margolin Minute, MWE partner Al Materazo talks about the importance of face-to-face meetings with your business advisors.

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