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Join Anchin’s Private Equity Industry Group, in cooperation with Maples Fund Services and Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt, for our inaugural event - a roundtable discussion about current topics and trends affecting the industry. Read More
In this interactive session, cybersecurity experts explore a real cyber breach and will share insights regarding cyber preparation, incident response, legal considerations, insurance needs, and how to best protect your business and its assets. Read More
The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (“ACFE”) recently published the Report to the Nations 2018 Global Study on Occupational Fraud and Abuse (the 2018 “Report to the Nations” or “2018 Report”), its tenth publication since 1996. For the past 20 years, the ACFE has reviewed thousands of cases of occupational fraud in which insiders stole billions of dollars from their employers. Read More
- New York Construction Awards 20186/14/2018
Photo Gallery for The New York Construction Awards 2018 held at Club 101
- More on the New Qualified Opportunity Zones – Significant Tax Benefits6/13/2018
This is the second in a series of alerts on the new Economic Opportunity Zones program created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in December of 2017 to encourage and incentivize long term investments in qualified low-income communities nationwide. The program provides a tax incentive for investors to roll their capital gains into a Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF) that in turn invests in economically distressed communities.
- Rainmaker names outstanding accountants6/1/2018
Greg Wank was named Practice Growth Leader of the Year for his work with Anchin's food practice.
- Important Conversations: Talking to Kids About Money5/31/2018
Initiating conversations about money is not typically easy, and many high-net-worth families struggle with determining when to broach this topic with their children.
- State of the Food and Beverage Industry: Food for Thought 20185/31/2018
Photo Gallery from the State of the Food and Beverage Industry: Food for Thought 2018 held at Club 101.
- Food for Thought: State of the Food and Beverage Industry Event 20185/31/2018
Anchin's twelfth annual State of the Food and Beverage Industry Event, devoted to issues facing food and beverage manufacturers, distributors and retailers, was held on May 31, 2018 at Club 101 on Park Avenue.
- Estate Planning Under the New Tax Law5/31/2018
It is especially important to keep estate plans up to date during times of change—such as when a family grows or laws are modified. Staying informed about tax law provisions helps individuals make smart decisions for the distribution of their assets.
- Food Companies Churn Through CEOs, Desperate for Fresh Ideas5/29/2018
Greg Wank, Leader of Anchin's Food and Beverage Industry Practice, quoted on food industry CEOs.
- Department of Commerce Form BE-12 Benchmark Survey of Foreign Direct Investments in the United States May be Required for U.S. Fund Managers5/22/2018
Form BE-12 (Benchmark Survey of Foreign Direct Investments in the United States) is required to be filed every fifth year, in place of Form BE-15 (which is for annual reporting that falls outside of the five-year reporting). This Form is filed with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (“BEA”). The next Form BE-12 filing is due on May 31, 2018 (June 30, 2018 if using the BEA’s e-file system).
- Did the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 Increase the Value of Equity Interests?5/22/2018
At first glance, a business or equity owner might conclude that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the “Act”) increased the value of equity interests by 20% upon its signing by the President. By cutting corporate level taxes, the value of any business would, on the surface, immediately rise. However, the answer is not so straightforward.