Recent Blog Posts
Mike Amerio, Mike Sovik and Chris Sailes participated in the Nautica Malibu Classic Triathlon this past weekend. The Classic Triathlon consists of swimming in the ocean at Zuma Beach (Sovik), biking on the Pacific Coast Highway (Amerio) and a running to Point Dume State Beach (Chris). The combined distance for the three events was 21.50 miles. The team finished the three course in 2 hours, 22 minutes and 23 seconds.
Congratulations to Amerio, Sovik and Chris – they did an amazing job!Read More
Congress passed one of the most extensive tax reform packages in a generation. The latest reform bill has far reaching consequences for businesses and individuals.
In January, the firm hosted a “Tax Reform Seminar” at the California Club, in L.A. The event was well received and informative for our clients. We hope to do this again in the future, if you are interested in attending please email email@example.com
The Tax Reform presentation is available for your review, if you are interested you can download it here.
US-International Tax Basis Webcast in 20 minutes by Leslie Sobol. Download presentation here.Read More
Global M&A activity saw an increase in 2017. We are fortunate to members of MSI Global Alliance. Through this association we can provide our clients access to 250 law and accounting firms around the world. Our member firms are actively working in advising businesses on both sides of the transactions. Here is the latest M&A newsletter from our association.Read More
This is a true story. Names of people and places have been changed to protect the guilty. To understand this story, you need to know that I was born in India.Read More
We have had the busiest year in our firm’s history performing Quality of Earnings (Q of E) services. We have worked for Private Equity Firms, Search Funds, sellers, and businesses looking to raise capital. Certainly, the level of activity in the market has increased. In addition to that I think that the market is favoring the segment we work in- Middle Market. Until last year most buyers demanded 2-3 years of audited financials before considering a target. (more…)Read More
We want to congratulate Mike Robertson of Altalink Capital and Housatonic Partners for successfully completing their strategic investment in Efficient Forms. We were engaged to perform the Quality of Earnings for this project. Our engagement team consisted of Katja Schaper, Erick Diaz, Jenna Okimoto, Lyn Dahl and Gaurav Malhotra. (more…)Read More
As we get ready for the 2017 filing season there is hope that next year will be better. Generally for 2016 tax year returns the due dates for partnership returns were accelerated and due dates for C-Corporations pushed back. As partnerships became more complex, more and more taxpayers filed extensions while they waited to the K-1 forms to arrive. (more…)Read More
Beneath all that cement, a 51-mile river is waiting to flow through the heart of Los Angeles. As part of our quarterly Breakfast Roundtable sessions, on Nov. 9, 2016 we invited Eli Kaufman to inform our invited guests about the hopeful future of the L.A. River. (more…)Read More