Big Depositors Get Higher Interest; Gains Don't Trickle Down

Aug 23, 2017

Though the Federal Reserve has nudged the prime rate up gradually, with three small hikes since December, average holders of interest-bearing accounts shouldn’t expect to reap higher returns anytime soon, observers say. Though the rate increase ...


Multi-State Residency - What You Need to Know

Aug 16, 2017

“Home is where the heart is” is an old expression that may not exactly fly with a taxing authority examiner. The tax concept of domicile can be complex, particularly when you encounter a client who may spend time in, and receive income from, mult ...


What's next? Who's next? Businesses Need Succession Plans

Aug 10, 2017

Jessica Sayles is thinking about who might take over for her when she retires at age 55 from the accounting firm where she is managing partner — even though that’s still 21 years away. “I feel that a good portion of my job is to find my ...


Professional Perspectives on the Business and Legal Impact of Medical Marijuana On South Florida

Aug 8, 2017

In June, Gov. Rick Scott signed legislation to implement the medical marijuana constitutional amendment approved by voters last November. It authorizes 10 additional treatment centers around the state, along with the seven licensees already operating ...


MBAF Names Lazaro Gutierrez Principal in Risk & Transaction Advisory Practice

Aug 7, 2017

Lazaro Gutierrez, CPA, has been named a Principal in MBAF’s Risk & Transaction Advisory practice. The announcement was made by Tony Argiz, Chairman and CEO of MBAF. Gutierrez has experience globally serving emerging growth and Fortune 500 clien ...


MBAF Professionals Promoted to Senior Manager

Aug 4, 2017

South Florida Business Journal and Sun Sentinel announced the promotion of following professionals to Senior Manager: Renato Cartelli Natalie Bello Diana Cuesta Sandra Squarci David Silver Marlene Torres-Munoz Jennifer Valdes Download the PDF from th ...


MBAF's Michael Ehrenpreis Appointed to Board of Directors of Independent Living Association, Inc.

Aug 2, 2017

Michael Ehrenpreis, CPA/CFF, a principal in the Tax and Accounting Department of the New York office of nationally recognized public accounting firm MBAF, has been elected to the board of directors of Independent Living Association, Inc. (ILA) and In ...


Flexible Job Schedules have 45,000 Working at Home in Miami-Dade

Aug 1, 2017

Flexible job schedules that include options to work away from the office are gaining in popularity in Miami-Dade, according to a new study of US workforce trends released Global Workplace Analytics. The report, commissioned by FlexJobs, relies on an ...