IMA Hails Kessler as Model Executive

The Institute of Management Accountants’ New York chapter presented its Executive of the Year Award to Stuart Kessler, CPA/PFS.

Kessler, a senior tax partner of Goldstein Golub Kessler LLP, was chairman of the AICPA board of directors and president of the New York State Society of CPAs.

This distinction goes to individuals who have made significant contributions to management accounting in the New York metropolitan area.


Year-end tax planning and what’s new for 2016

Practitioners need to consider several tax planning opportunities to review with their clients before the end of the year. This report offers strategies for individuals and businesses, as well as recent federal tax law changes affecting this year’s tax returns.


News quiz: Retirement planning, tax practice, and fraud risk

Recent reports focused on a survey that gauges the worries about retirement among CPA financial planners’ clients, a suit that affects tax practitioners, and a guide that offers advice on fraud risk. See how much you know with this short quiz.


Bolster your data defenses

As you weather the dog days of summer, it’s a good time to make sure your cybersecurity structure can stand up to the heat of external and internal threats. Here are six steps to help shore up your systems.