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Steven Schlachter, MBA, CPA - Partner
Steven is a tax partner who joined MWE in 2005, following previous tax experience at a Big Four firm. As a tax practitioner and business consultant, he advises business owners, real estate developers and operators on complex tax matters including capital and finance structuring. His client base includes domestic businesses, as well as international joint ventures, involving inbound and outbound operations. His areas of practice include real estate and service businesses involving partnership, international and state and local taxation. He is an active member of the firm’s Real Estate Practice and Partnership Taxation Groups and is a specialist in the firm’s International Tax Group.
Steven was chosen as one of Long Island's "Ones to Watch" within the Real Estate Industry by Long Island Business News. He is a frequent speaker on a variety of tax and business topics and has published articles in various publications including New York Real Estate Weekly.
Steven has an MBA with a concentration in taxation and real estate from Hofstra University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and has lectured for the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (NYSSCPA) Real Estate Group.
April 24, 2018Navigating the New Tax Law: When to Act and When to Hold Off
The new tax law overhauls the U.S.tax code in a scale and proportion not seen in more than 30 years.
March 26, 2018Real Estate Partnership Breakups and Section 1031
MWE’s Steven Schlachter talks real estate partnership breakups and Section 1031 exchanges in this episode of Margolin Minute.
November 27, 2017As tax bill advances, advisers weigh paying tax bill early
One question to consider when thinking about year-end tax strategies is whether to prepay your first-quarter 2018 real estate taxes – taking the deduction for 2017 instead of for 2018.With Congress thinking about eliminating or limiting the state and local tax deduction, MWE’s Steven Schlachter spoke to Newsday about the pros and cons…
July 24, 2017What in the world is FATCA?
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) requires U.S.taxpayers who have interests in “specified foreign financial assets” to report them to the IRS using Form 8938. Find out if FATCA affects you.
February 21, 2017Tax preparation checklist
With tax season in full swing, businesses and individuals are scrambling to gather tax forms, paperwork and receipts.MWE Partner Steven Schlachter offers timely best practices advice to Credit Karma, which includes a detailed taxpayer checklist.
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