Partnership Form 1065, K-1 Filings Move Up 30 Days

  As we prepare for the 2017 tax season, Bronswick Benjamin would like to make sure you’re aware of important changes in due dates, including one that is moving up on the calendar to impact the vast majority of partnerships. Form 1065 (Return of Partnership Income) and Related Schedule K-1s. The 2016 Form 1065 for[…]

What Trump’s First 100 Days May Mean For Your Taxes

What will President-elect’s tax plan mean for your business and on an individual household level? BB takes a closer look at what the first 100 days of the Trump Presidency (and beyond) may imply for your plans ahead. On The Business Front: A 20% reduction of the corporate tax rate President-elect Trump has described a[…]

The Affordable Care Act Six Years Later

Success or Failure? by John Green and Steven Shill, www.bdo.com The Affordable Care Act (ACA or, colloquially, Obamacare) was passed into law on March 23, 2010. To say that the ACA has generated a considerable amount of controversy over the past six years would be an understatement. The law has precipitated constant infighting between the[…]

IRS Phone Scam

Scam Alert: That’s Not The IRS Calling. We continue to see a rise in the number and sophistication of phone scams, with the IRS issuing a new alert we’d like to pass along to our valued clients of Bronswick Reicin Pollack. It’s important for you to understand the nature of this latest scam so you[…]

Bronswick Reicin Pollack Ltd. Promotes Caleb Lendy to Manager

Veteran CPA appointed to leadership position as firm grows throughout the Chicagoland area BRP is proud to announce the appointment of Caleb D. Lendy to the role of Manager see bio, where he will be responsible for overseeing the work of the firm’s CPAs as well as making a substantial contribution to BRP’s strategic growth[…]

Bronswick Reicin Pollack Ltd. Promotes Charles Martin, Jr. to Supervisor

Audit, valuation specialist to coordinate workflow and best practices for growing firm Bronswick Reicin Pollack, Ltd. (BRP) is proud to announce its promotion of Charles Martin, Jr., to the role of Supervisor. see bio A leader of BRP’s audit teams, Charles will enter his new position with responsibility for mentoring, training and reviewing the work[…]

We’re Staying Current with Flow-Through Taxation and GAAP Reporting

Being constantly on top of any and all significant changes within our profession is vital for both our firm and our client’s innovation. One of the ways we’re doing just that at BRP is by serving on important committees. Once again, Managing Partner, Jeff Bronswick, and Tax Manager, Mike Scialo, were re-appointed to serve on[…]

The R&D Tax Credit: A Potential Bonus for Innovating

Over the last year, you may have made a substantial investment in research and development to take your business to the next level. You engineered a new product. You created more advanced version of an existing product. You tested several new procedures. You built and customized new software to better support your production processes. Did[…]

Jack P. Knopoff, Partner, Bronswick Reicin Pollack, Ltd. Announces Retirement

After more than 30 years of service Jack Knopoff announced his retirement in December 2015. Jack began his career with the Chicago area accounting firm, Miller, Mandell & Co., which merged with the national firm, Laventhol, Krekstein, Horwath and Horwath. He left Laventhol to join Reicin Pollack in 1974 and became a Partner in 1978.[…]

IRS Scams on the Rise – Don’t be fooled – It is NOT the IRS calling.

In recent weeks, there has been an increase in IRS Imposter Scams. Fraud artists are calling people throughout the country posing as IRS agents. Currently, these calls are threatening lawsuits, and court appearances. Many of these fraud artists are using phone numbers that look like they are coming from Washington DC or other area codes[…]