Following the sad passing of Kostelanetz counsel Sidney Kess in September, the CPA Journal published a remembrance entitled “Loss of a CPA Giant, Mentor, and Friend.” The article looks back on Sid’s remarkable seven decades of work in the accounting and tax law fields, as well as his enduring legacy
Kostelanetz attorneys will participate in a variety of panels and presentations at the 40th Annual National Institute on Criminal Tax Fraud and the 13th Annual National Institute on Tax Controversy in Las Vegas, NV on December 7-9, 2023. Thursday, December 7, 2023 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm (PST): Michael Sardar
NEW YORK (November 2, 2023) — Kostelanetz LLP has been recognized for its “professional excellence” in all of our firm’s primary practice areas — Tax Law; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Commercial Litigation; and Trusts & Estates — by the 2024 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list. The 2024 U.S.
Bryan C. Skarlatos will guest lecture on “Ethical and Penalty Standards in Tax Practice” for a class on Taxes and Business Strategy at the Tuck School of Business of Dartmouth University on October 30th, 2023. The course objective is to develop a framework for understanding how taxes affect business decisions.
Bryan C. Skarlatos will present on panel titled “Criminal Tax, Parallel Investigations and Joint Investigations – When Two Worlds Collide” at the 39th Annual Tax Controversy Conference at UCLA Extension on October 26th, 2023. The conference will be held in-person. The events are hosted at the Beverly Hills Hotel in
Bryan C. Skarlatos will chair and Michael Sardar will moderate a panel titled “How Far Can You Go? Ethical And Penalty Issues In Everyday Tax Practice” at the 82nd Institute on Federal Taxation hosted by the New York University School of Professional Studies. The conference will take place at the
Bryan C. Skarlatos was quoted in an October 5th, 2023 article published in The Wall Street Journal titled “IRS Fight Against Pandemic Tax-Credit Scams Won’t Be Simple or Fast.” The Internal Revenue Service has labeled promoters of a popular pandemic-era tax credit, employee-retention credits, or ERC refunds, as unscrupulous scammers.
Sharon McCarthy Also Named to Top 100 Lawyers in New York and Top 50 Women Lawyers in New York NEW YORK (September 25, 2023) — New York Metro Super Lawyers has selected 11 Kostelanetz attorneys for inclusion on its 2023 list, recognizing the firm’s experience and skill in the areas
NEW YORK (September 5, 2023) — Kostelanetz LLP has been recognized by International Tax Review/World Tax as a top-tier firm for tax controversy in the publication’s 2024 rankings guide. Additionally, four of the firm’s partners have been recognized as “Highly Regarded” tax controversy practitioners. Both the New York and Washington, D.C.
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