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Wayne M. Olson, CPA, JD - Partner
Mr. Olson has extensive experience in business and tax planning, as well as financial due diligence, forecasts and projections, especially related to real estate and facility acquisition, development, construction and operation. At MWE, he is involved with all aspects of tax planning, review and compliance on behalf of clients that include owner-operators, developers, converters and contractors. Although he advises clients in all aspects of their business, Mr. Olson’s areas of expertise include partnership, corporate and real estate taxation.
Mr. Olson, a widely recognized authority on real estate and taxation, has authored numerous articles on the subject. A frequent lecturer to industry and business professionals, his lectures include topics such as real estate taxation, taxation of partnerships/LLC’s, high net worth individuals and “S” corporations, and state and local real property transfer taxes.
Mr. Olson is the chairman of MWE’s Real Estate Practice Group and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He is currently vice president of the Board of Directors of Lutheran High School Association of Nassau and Suffolk Counties, president of the Board of Long Island Lutheran Day School at St. Paul’s and a volunteer for the Theodore Roosevelt Council Boy Scouts of America. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Tax Section of the American Bar Association and New York State Bar Association.
January 15, 2020: Qualified Opportunity Zones & 1031 Exchanges
April 17, 2013: Massey Knakal CRE Investment Summit 2013
April 26, 2012: 2nd Annual Massey Knakal Commercial Real Estate Summit
- September 13, 2021IRS Announces Tax Relief for New York & New Jersey Victims of Remnants of Hurricane Ida
Updated September 14, 2021 The IRS has recently announced that victims of remnants of Hurricane Ida that began September 1, 2021, now have until January 3, 2022, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments.
- August 9, 2021Baker Tilly Expands in New York with Acquisition of Margolin, Winer & Evens
NEW YORK (Aug.9, 2021) – Leading advisory CPA firm Baker Tilly US, LLP (Baker Tilly) announces its intent to acquire New York-based Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP (MWE), one of the largest regional accounting and business advisory firms in the Northeast.
- May 6, 2021The American Families Plan: Here’s What You Should Know About President Biden’s Proposal
President Biden has proposed tax legislation which could significantly impact many individuals and businesses if enacted.In his April 28, 2021 address, President Biden discussed some of the proposals in his $1.8 trillion American Families Plan (AFP), which would make sweeping changes to some of the tax provisions enacted in the Tax Cuts and…
- March 18, 2021New COVID-19-Relief: The American Rescue Plan
On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan (“The Act”) into law. The Act provides $1.9 trillion of relief and is the third COVID-19 bill signed to help Americans since last March.The Act allocates money for stimulus payments and unemployment benefits, vaccines, schools, small businesses, and more. The following is a summary of…
- March 17, 2021IRS Extends the Tax Paying and Filing Deadline for Individuals
Updated: March 22, 2021 THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE HAS ANNOUNCED THAT INDIVIDUAL TAXPAYERS WILL BE GRANTED A LIMITED EXTENSION OF TIME UNTIL MAY 17, 2021 WITHIN WHICH TO FILE THEIR 2020 FORM 1040.