Tax  |  By Woody Goldstein, CPA

STAR Program Can Reduce Your NY State Property Taxes

If you own and live in your primary residence in New York State and you and your spouse have annual income lower than $500,000, you are eligible for a partial property tax exemption under the New York State School Tax Relief Program. This is known as...

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Forensic Accounting  |  By Barry Pulchin, CPA/ABV/CFF/CGMA, CFE, CVA, DABFA

The Effect of Forensic Accounting and Business Valuations in Everyday Life

One of your friends and/or clients got married twenty-five years ago when they were twenty.  Along the way, the couple jointly purchased a beautiful ten room home in which they and their five children lived.  The children, who are of various ages,...

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7 Tips For Artists To Check Their Royalties

By Vincent Loris & Justin Buencamino Whether you’re an independent artist or signed to a label, you should be receiving some sort of accounting for streams, sales and other kinds of exploitation of your material. Independent artists will get...

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Briefing Notes - Charitable Giving the New Rules

There are many wonderful individuals in the UK who give generously to charities. Usually inviduals make a very simple calculation about their income, ‘how much do I need to retain to meet my own needs and how much can I afford to give to...

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