FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 21, 2018
MEDIA CONTACTS: Carole Trottere, Rebecca Cheng, and Vicki DiStefano | (516) 869-7794
Town’s BTDC Seminar “The New Federal Tax Law – How Does It Impact You?”
North Hempstead, NY – – The Town of North Hempstead and the Town’s Business & Tourism Development Corporation (“BTDC”) will be hosting a free breakfast seminar “The New Federal Tax Law –How Does It Impact You?” on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Clubhouse at Harbor Links. The seminar will also include a free continental breakfast.
The new tax law brings substantial changes to the way individuals and businesses/business owners will be impacted whether it is the changes in the SALT (State and Local Tax) deduction, pass-through income provisions (i.e., subchapter s corp.), nonprofit contributions and deductibility. These changes will be either net positive or negative depending on a business’s organization and income.
This seminar will feature three speakers who will speak about the new law and help business owners learn what to anticipate and how to plan accordingly:
• Kenneth B. Laks, CPA, MST, Principal Tax Accountant, Albrecht, Viggiano, Zureck & Company, P.C. (AVZ) will focus on the changes in the new tax law related to personal & business income. He will also touch on its impact on NYS income tax and some proposals by the state to correct projected imbalance.
• Victor M. Finmann, Esq., Of Counsel, Taxation Practice Group, Jaspan Schlesinger, LLP, will discuss the new law’s impact on Trusts & Estates.
• Dr. John A. Rizzo, Chief Economist, Long Island Association (LIA), will discuss the regional economic view through his lens as the Chief Economist for the Island’s most influential business group.
The seminar is sponsored by Albrecht, Viggiano, Zureck & Company, P.C. (AVZ), Forchelli Deegan Terrana, LLP (FDT), Long Island Development Corporation (LIDC)/Long Island Small Business Assistance Corporation (LISBAC), National Grid, and PSEG – Long Island.
To sign up for the seminar, register online at: http://www.northhempsteadny.gov/On-Line-Reg-BTDC