July 16, 2019 – New York, NY— Prager Metis CPAs is proud to announce the formation of The Prager Metis Charitable Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization which will serve to coordinate and support the philanthropic fundraising and efforts of the firm. Former New York City Office Managing Partner, Steven Topal, an integral member of the firm’s leadership team since its inception, will be transitioning to a new role as President of the newly-formed foundation. “Each year the firm sees an increase in the number of requests for donations it receives,” stated Mr. Topal. “The formation of the Charitable Foundation is an important step in ensuring that we are the best stewards we can be for the monies that are ear-marked for charitable causes and making certain the funds are used for the best possible purposes.”
Maria Lopez, Tax Supervisor will be speaking at the Latin Alternative Music Conference on July 11th in NYC on the topic: “How to Make Money and Keep it: Latin Artist Finances. Click here to learn more about our services in the entertainment industry: http://bit.ly/2J4KjUY
July 8, 2019 – New York, NY— Prager Metis CPAs, a leading accounting and advisory firm with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia, welcomes Brian D. Sackstein, CPA as its newest partner. Brian joins the Not-for-Profit and Healthcare practice groups, and will be dually-based out of the firm’s Long Island and New York City offices.
July 1, 2019 – Woodland Hills, CA— Prager Metis CPAs, a leading accounting and advisory firm with offices in North America, Europe & Asia, welcomes Christopher Curry as its newest Director. Christopher joins Prager Metis as a Director in the Business Management Group and will be based out of Prager Metis’ Woodland Hills, CA office. “Bringing Christopher on board is essential for our plans to expand our resources and further strengthen our reputation as the “go-to” experts in Business Management Services,” says Melody Young, Managing Principal. “Christopher’s niche expertise in business management in entertainment and music will enhance the services we provide to our clients and will further strengthen our reputation.” “His extensive and unique background is a valuable addition to the team.”
Finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease is an important focus for all of us at Prager Metis. Everyone that you talk to has been impacted by this disease in one way or another. Prager Metis is proud to be a National Sponsor for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s throughout the country (http://bit.ly/2JeKVau), and in conjunction with this effort, the Long Island office has embarked upon the 1st Annual Spinning For A Cure fundraiser!
Are you going to the Cuban American CPA Association Association retreat in Marco Island this weekend? Don’t miss PM Business Advisor CEO Chris Vignone discuss accounting considerations for state taxes or Prager Metis Partner Ileana Alvarez’s peer review update!
The month of June is traditionally known as “wedding month.” Getting married transforms every aspect of your life including your finances – taxes, credits, and deductions all change when your filing status and income brackets change. Tax planning is essential to insure you achieve your life goals and share a successful financial future together. Visit our tax planning services page for more information on how Prager Metis can make you and your spouse’s world worth more.
Fernando Lopez is in Houston for the GGI International Taxation conference and will be giving a presentation titled “U. S. Tax Reform – GILTI & FDII Update,” on June 20th.
This Flashback-Friday takes us back to June 8th, 2019. Prager Metis was proud to sponsor the 2019 Museum Ball at the Nassau County Museum of Art’s historic Gold Coast mansion. The event recreated the wild age 1980s excess where superstars from fashion, society, business, and music converged and received tribute in the Museum’s comprehensive retrospective of that era in the exhibition, That ‘80s Show.
June 13, 2019 – New York, NY— Prager Metis CPAs, a leading accounting and advisory firm with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia, is very proud to announce that Partner Stuart Mayer has been named Office Managing Partner – New York City effective June 5, 2019. As Managing Partner, Stuart will have full oversight of Prager Metis’ New York City Office. His key responsibilities will include growth, profitability, management and leadership, and organization and personnel.