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Lance D. Christensen, CPA - Partner
Lance is a Partner serving in the Tax Department. He brings outstanding credentials to MWE as an experienced Tax Partner with strong business and professional relationships. Over the course of his career he has developed an extensive business and tax background in a broad range of industries and subjects.
Lance's experience extends to both public and privately held companies which he serves with respect to a wide range of tax planning, compliance and consulting matters. His expertise also encompasses the management of foreign and domestic mergers and acquisition tax projects; large and small case tax audits; transfer pricing; state, local and international taxation; pass-through entities; and personal income and estate tax planning on behalf of high net worth families.
A well-recognized expert in various taxation matters, he is a frequent speaker on timely tax-related topics.
Lance received his Bachelors in Accounting from C.W. Post University (Greenvale, NY) and his Masters in Taxation from Pace University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.
- October 15, 2019It’s Tax Time Again for the Millions Who Got an Extension
Back in April, many Americans (about one in 10 filers), asked for and received a six month extension to file their 2018 federal income tax returns.The new deadline is today, October 15th.
- September 10, 2019The next estimated tax deadline is September 16: Do you have to make a payment?
If you’re self-employed and don’t have withholding from paychecks, you probably have to make estimated tax payments.These payments must be sent to the IRS on a quarterly basis.
- June 11, 2019It’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.
- May 20, 2019How 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.
- May 16, 2019New 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…