News Alerts & Updates

COVID-19 UPDATES

November 20, 2020 

IRS DISALLOWS DEDUCTIONS FOR PPP LOAN EXPENSES THAT ARE FORGIVEN 
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October 29, 2020 

NEW YORK'S CONVENIENCE OF THE EMPLOYER RULE IN THE AGE OF COVID
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July 21, 2020 

CARES ACT PROVIDES RELIEF TO RETIREMENT PLAN AND IRA OWNERS
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July 2, 2020 

CONGRESS EXTENDS PPP LOAN DEADLINE FIVE WEEKS
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June 28, 2020 

PPP RECIPIENTS MAY APPLY FOR EARLY LOAN FORGIVENESS 
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June 18, 2020 

SBA RELEASES REVISED PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS APPLICATIONS
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June 17, 2020 

MAIN STREET LENDING PROGRAM UPDATE 
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June 16, 2020 

SBA REOPENS ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN PROGRAM 
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June 8, 2020 

PARTIAL LOAN FORGIVENESS ALLOWED IF 60% THRESHOLD NOT MET 
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June 5, 2020 

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM FLEXIBILITY ACT OF 2020 SIGNED INTO LAW
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June 4, 2020 

SENATE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM FLEXIBILITY ACT OF 2020
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May 28, 2020 

HOUSE PASSES PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM FLEXIBILITY ACT OF 2020; SENATE VOTE ON DECK
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May 27, 2020 

SBA RECENTLY ISSUED GUIDANCE ON PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS
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May 19, 2020 

SBA PUBLISHES APPLICATION FORM FOR PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS
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May 17, 2020 

THANK YOU FOR HELPING LM COHEN & COMPANY GIVE BACK
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May 13, 2020 

NEW SBA GUIDANCE ADDRESSES PPP LOAN CONCERNS
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May 6, 2020 

LM COHEN & COMPANY IS MAKING A DIFFERENCE
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May 3, 2020 

LMC UPDATES RELATED TO COVID-19
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April 19, 2020 

NEW ISSUES RELATED TO COVID-19
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April 12, 2020 

IRS CLARIFIES JULY 15 TAX EXTENSION DETAILS
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March 31, 2020 

SMALL BUSINESS EMERGENCY LOAN - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE PAYCHECK PROTECTION PLAN
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March 26, 2020 

SENATE PASSES CARES ACT; BILL GOES TO HOUSE 
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March 25, 2020 

CARES ACT VOTE EXPECTED IN SENATE TONIGHT 
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March 24, 2020 

CORONAVIRUS LAW PROVIDES EMPLOYEE LEAVES AND EMPLOYER CREDITS 
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March 22, 2020 

ESSENTIAL UPDATES FOR BUSINESSES & INDIVIDUALS AFFECTED BY COVID-19
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March 20, 2020 

U.S. TAX FILING DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 15TH 
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March 18, 2020 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR NEW YORK CITY BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY COVID-19 
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March 17, 2020 

APRIL 15TH TAX PAYMENT DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR 90 DAYS
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March 13, 2020

SBA TO PROVIDE DISASTER ASSISTANCE LOANS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
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March 11, 2020 

A MESSAGE FROM LM COHEN & COMPANY REGARDING THE CORONA VIRUS
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FIRM NEWS

November 23, 2020 

LM COHEN & COMPANY FOUNDER TO SPEAK AT JEWISH COMMUNAL FUND CHARITABLE PLANNING UPDATE WEBINAR
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August 18, 2019 

NEW YORK STATE TAX COMMISSIONER VISITS LMC! 
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March 17, 2019 

LM COHEN & COMPANY ANNOUNCES NEW VENTURE
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February 10, 2019 

"THE RIGHT FIT" LM COHEN & COMPANY IS FEATURED IN ACCOUNTING TODAY
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December 18, 2018 

LM COHEN & COMPANY ANNOUNCES A NEW CLIENT ADVANTAGE - MORTGAGE LENDING SERVICES
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October 26, 2018 

DONALD HECHT, CPA, AND HIS STAFF JOIN LM COHEN & COMPANY
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June 21, 2018 

LM COHEN & COMPANY ANNOUNCES OFFICE MOVE TO NEW FIFTH AVENUE LOCATION 
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TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERTS

December 22, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #43:

Donating Appreciated Securities & Revisiting Opportunity Zones

 

November 24, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #42:

Year-end Tax Planning After TCJA

 

October 27, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #41:

Estate Planning for the Rest of Us

 

July 14, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #40:

Opportunity Zones vs. Like-Kind Exchanges and How to Tell the Difference

 

June 10, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #39:

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act - Tips, Tricks, and Traps

 

May 19, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #38:

C Corporations vs. S Corporations under TCJA

 

May 12, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #37:

IRS To Consider More Industry Input On 20% Passthrough Deduction

 

May 5, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #36:

Post-Tax Filing Season Update

 

April 28, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #35:

Second Round of Opportunity Zone Regulations Issued

 

MARCH 24, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #34:

Congress Issues Data showing Expected Use of Passthrough Deduction

 

MARCH 10, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #33:

Real Estate Businesses May Avoid Interest Expense Limit

 

MARCH 3, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #32:

Business Interest Expense Limitation of Related Taxpayers

 

January 27, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #31:

IRS Finalizes 20% Passthrough Deduction Regulations

 

January 13, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #30:

Shutdown Impact on Tax Season

 

January 6, 2019 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #29:

New York Decouples from Some Federal Tax Law Changes

 

December 16, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #28:

Retirement Plan Distributions May be Required by December 31

 

December 9, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #27:
Tax Law Creates Opportunities and Pitfalls for Year-End Planning

 

November 4, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #26:
Recap of Opportunity Zone Requirements and Benefits

 

October 22, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #25:
IRS Issues Opportunity Zone Regulations

 

September 17, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #24:
Tax Law Expands Medical Benefits

 

September 12, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #23:
House Republicans Unveil Tax Reform 2.0 Package

 

September 3, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #22:
New Law Affects Automobile Depreciation

 

August 26, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #21:
Tax Law Requires Repatriation of Overseas Income

 

August 19, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #20:
Congress Addresses Tax Law Issues

 

August 12, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #19:
IRS Issues Pass-Through Deduction Regulations

 

July 29, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #18: 
Estate Tax Exclusion Doubles under Tax Law

 

July 22, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #17: 
New Tax Law Changes Alimony Rules

 

July 15, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #16: 
Tax Law Limits Like-Kind Exchanges

 

July 8, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #15: 
Tax Law Adds Alternative Minimum Tax Relief

 

July 1, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #14:
Section 179 Amounts Increased by New Tax Law

 

June 10, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #13: 
Tax Law Expands Cash Basis and Simplified Inventory to More Businesses

 

June 3, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #12: 
New Law Allows 100% Bonus Depreciation

 

May 29, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #11: 
TCJA Expands Section 529 Plan Benefits to Grades K-12

 

May 21, 2018 

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #10: 
Tax Law Modifies Net Operating Loss Rules

 

May 13, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #9:
New Tax Law Limits Business Losses

 

May 6, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #8:
Opportunity Zone Program Defers Tax on Capital Gains

 

April 30, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #7:
New Law Limits Deduction for Business Interest Expense

 

April 22, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #6:
Tax Reform - What's Next?

 

April 15, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #5:
Deduction for Business Entertainment Repealed

 

April 1, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #4:
The New Deduction for Pass-Through Income

 

March 25, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #3:
The New Tax Act's Effect on Homeowners

 

March 20, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #2:
New Tax Law Impact on Businesses

 

March 9, 2018

TAX CUTS & JOBS ACT ALERT #1:
New Tax Law Impact on Individuals

 

MORE NEWS UPDATES

November 9, 2020

SPECIAL ALERT
Prospects for Tax Changes in the Biden Administration

 

January 26, 2020

STATE TAX ALERT
New Jersey Passthrough Tax Counters Federal State Tax Cap

 

December 29, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Year-End Tax Package Signed into Law

 

December 8, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
House May Increase State Tax Deduction Cap; Senate Approval Unlikely

 

August 11, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
IRS Launches New Withholding Tax Estimator

 

August 4, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Selling Your Business Tax-Free With Qualified Small Business Stock

 

July 28, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Donating a Vehicle to Charity

 

July 21, 2019

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
Buying a Business? Know New York Bulk Sale Basics

 

June 30, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Is Your Partnership's Operating Agreement Out of Date?

 

June 23, 2019

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New York State's STAR Program has Changed

 

June 16, 2019

SPECIAL ALERT
The Basics of Taxation

 

June 2, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Tax Bills Pending in Congress

 

May 26, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
Fewer Taxpayers Audited by IRS

 

April 21, 2019

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New York City Mansion Tax to Increase July 1

 

April 7, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
IRS Warns of New Twist on Phone Scams

 

March 31, 2019

SPECIAL INTEREST ALERT
Recent Changes in the Mortgage Market

 

February 24, 2019

EMPLOYER ALERT
New York State Minimum Wage Rules and Rates for 2019

 

February 17, 2019

SPECIAL TAX ALERT
IRS Change to Partnership Tax Examinations May Require Action

 

February 3, 2019

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
The Importance of Filing a Tax Certiorari in New York City

 

January 20, 2019

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New York Announces Economic Nexus Threshold

 

December 30, 2019

INDUSTRY ALERT
Garment District Rezoning Passes City Council

 

November 25, 2018

TAX PLANNING ALERT

Charitable Giving Through Donor-Advised Funds

 

November 18, 2018

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New Jersey Releases Details of Tax Amnesty Expiring January 15th

 

August 5, 2018

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New Jersey Offers Tax Amnesty

 

June 26, 2018

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
Wayfair Decision Could Transform Sales Tax

                       

April 8, 2018

SPECIAL STATE TAX ALERT
New York Budget Bill Includes Tax Provisions

 

                       

 

 

 


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MARCH 31, 2019

SPECIAL INTEREST ALERT
Recent Changes in the Mortgage Market