New York State has new requirements for all employers regarding sexual harassment policies and staff training. Effective October 10, 2018, all employers should have a compliant policy in place and must provide the policy to all employees, in writing. All employees must receive training in the employer’s sexual harassment policy at least once per year with the first round of training being completed by January 1, 2019(view article)
The federal estate tax rate is 40%. The Federal estate tax exemption is $11,180,000 for 2018. The exemption for 2017 was $5,490,000.
The NYS estate tax exemption is $5,250,000 for deaths from 4/1/17 to 12/31/18. The NYS estate exemption for deaths in 2017 prior to 4/1/17 is $4,187,500.
For convenience purposes, we have listed below the current amounts of the Section 179 and bonus depreciation limits. As with all tax regulations, there are stipulations and exceptions. Please call us with any planning we can assist you with.(view article)
We were notified by the Peer Review Committee Reporting
Acceptance Body that our most recent triennial peer review report with a pass rating was
accepted. A "pass" rating is the highest form of rating a CPA firm can receive.(view article)
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