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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.
January 8, 2020: Tax Issues and Opportunities for Real Estate Professionals
- March 30, 2020Significant Tax Provisions of the CARES Act
On March 27, 2020 President Trump signed into Law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.The sweeping legislation gives substantial relief to business owners and individuals.
- March 24, 2020New York State Provides Limited Penalty Relief For Sales Tax Vendors
In the wake of declaring a State Disaster Emergency, New York Governor Cuomo has issued an executive order expanding the Tax Commissioner’s authority to abate late filing and payment penalties to also allow the Commissioner to abate interest on quarterly sales and use tax filings and remittances with a due date of March 20, 2020…
- March 20, 2020New Employment Tax Credits Under Families First Coronavirus Response Act
President Trump has signed into Law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).The FFCRA requires that certain employers provide expanded paid leave and/or emergency family leave to certain employees.
- Treasury Delays Federal Income Tax Filing Deadline to July 15th
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced Friday, March 20th, that the Trump administration has decided to push the federal income tax filing and payment date to July 15 from April 15.
- March 19, 2020Treasury Grants Tax Relief and Trump Signs FFCRA
On March 18, 2020 the Secretary of the Treasury issued a notice which grants relief with respect to the timing of the payment of Federal Income Tax which would otherwise be due on April 15, 2020.The relief grants taxpayers an extension of time until July 15, 2020 to make the payment and applies to…