Using Personal Machines is High Risk | LABJ
July 7, 2020 In the News
Using Personal Machines is High Risk | LABJ

by David Lam | There’s a basic truth of personal computer security. If a hacker gets into your personal computer and you use that computer to access work systems, a hacker can access those work systems.  

A Brave New Accounting Industry | LABJ
June 22, 2020 In the News
A Brave New Accounting Industry | LABJ

“It’s not often that an entire industry has so much opportunity for innovation at one time, and it can be difficult to capitalize on it all as quickly as needed, but I think this year has shown us all that we’re a lot more adaptable than perhaps we even realized.” Read the full article here.

Nicholas Sanchez featured in Real Estate Strategies Roundtable | LABJ
June 11, 2020 In the News
Nicholas Sanchez featured in Real Estate Strategies Roundtable | LABJ

“If a tenant negotiates a deferral of rent into a subsequent year, such deferral may be reclassified as a loan and a portion of the rent may be deemed interest.” Read the full article here.

Building a Mobile-Optimized Site? 15 Tips for Success | Forbes.com
June 10, 2020 In the News
Building a Mobile-Optimized Site? 15 Tips for Success | Forbes.com

Partner David Lam weighs in on the importance of addressing security first when developing a mobile-optimized site website. See the article on Forbes.com.

Doug Waite named one of LA’s most influential people
May 26, 2020 In the News
Doug Waite named one of LA’s most influential people

Congratulations to our managing partner, Doug Waite, on his recent recognition in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s LA500.  

There’s More to the CARES Act than the Paycheck Protection Program | LABJ
April 27, 2020 COVID-19
There’s More to the CARES Act than the Paycheck Protection Program | LABJ

by Michael Kaplan | On Friday, April 24, 2020, President Trump signed into law a $484 billion relief package that authorizes the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to spend an additional $310 billion; however, based on the number of applications that have already been submitted, experts suspect these new funds will run out just as quickly […]

Kami Cohen Named as Top Minority CPA
April 27, 2020 In the News
Kami Cohen Named as Top Minority CPA

The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Kami Cohen among the 2020 Top Minority CPAs.

Michael Kaplan Shares Insight on Company Growth with LABJ
November 25, 2019 In the News
Michael Kaplan Shares Insight on Company Growth with LABJ

“As innovation must be the prime objective in the early stages of a new or growing company, business owners generally focus on the product or service instead of running the business. However, as the business grows and becomes more complex, it is imperative that someone is tasked with focusing on the business itself – analyzing […]

Michael Quackenbush Featured in Intellectual Property Roundtable | LABJ
November 18, 2019 In the News
Michael Quackenbush Featured in Intellectual Property Roundtable | LABJ

“You don’t want to delay the registration of the trademark with Customs agencies because the trademark’s value and recognition could increase dramatically in a short period of time.” Read the full article here.

Andrew Rosen Named to LABJ’s 40 in Their 40s List
November 18, 2019 In the News
Andrew Rosen Named to LABJ’s 40 in Their 40s List

The Los Angeles Business Journal named Andrew Rosen as one of the accounting and financial services industries’ 40 in their 40s. Andrew Rosen is part of our Industry Metrics group, which specializes in the operational and financial structures of broadcast and media clients. From the early days, Rosen’s focus has been on advancing his clients’ […]

Beware of W-2 Phishing Scam
January 18, 2018 In the News
Beware of W-2 Phishing Scam

Right now, the IRS is warning of a “particularly dangerous email scam” that is circulating – W-2 phishing. In the last couple of years, this has become one of the most prevalent (and dangerous) scams that affect the tax industry. How it Works: By using either Business Email Compromise (BEC) or Business Email Spoofing (BES), […]