MBAF Names Three New Directors: Couto, Crespo and Pazos

Aug 7, 2006

MIAMI – Florida-based accounting and management consulting firm, Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLP (MBAF), announces that Rolando Couto, Alex Crespo and Wadih Pazos have been promoted to directors. “Rolando, Alex and Wadih exemplify ...

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Governor Jeb Bush Signs Repeal of Intangibles Tax

Aug 3, 2006

On Thursday, July 27, 2006, Governor Jeb Bush signed HB 209, eliminating the last part of Florida’s Intangibles Tax. The repeal of this tax eliminates the penalty on Floridians who take responsibility for their own retirement by saving and inve ...

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Taxation of Settlements and Damage Awards

Aug 1, 2006

Tony Argiz CPA*/ABV/CFF, ASA, CVA, CFE, Chairman and CEO targiz@mbafcpa.com (305) 373-5500 Viresh Dayal CPA/ABV/CFF, CIRA, CFE, CVA, Principal vdayal@mbafcpa.com (305) 373-5500 Generally, the plaintiff is subject to income tax on the full amount of a ...

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PAPERSAVE® is Certified as an Add-On Product to Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting 2006

Jul 28, 2006

MIAMI – PaperSave®, a software application to automate the process of imaging and storing source documents, has been certified as an add-on product to Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting 2006 system (SBA 2006). PaperSave® was d ...

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Susan Morrison, of MBAF, Wins Up & Comers Award

Jul 9, 2006

Miami – June 9, 2006 – Susan Morrison, a CPA with South Florida’s leading accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLP (MBAF), was named as the 2006 Up & Comer in the accounting industry by the South Florida Business ...

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MBAF Announces Three New Partners: Barbeito, Bravo, Hollander

Jul 3, 2006

MIAMI – Florida-based accounting and management consulting firm, Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLP (MBAF), announces that David Barbeito, Rosa Bravo and David Hollander have been elected partner. The new partners and their practice areas a ...

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Government to Stop Collecting Long-Distance Telephone Excise Tax

May 31, 2006

WASHINGTON – IR-2006-82 – The Internal Revenue Service today announced that it will stop collecting the federal excise tax on long-distance telephone service. The tax on telephone services was first imposed in 1898. The current rate is 3% ...

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The Art and Science of Business Valuations

May 26, 2006

By Viresh Dayal CPA, ABV, CVA, CFE, CIRA vdayal@mbafcpa.com (305) 373-5500 How much should you expect from the sale of your business or your stake in it? At what price should you grant stock options to employees? What valuation should you set for est ...

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