Sobel Solutions

August 7, 2018

On August 1, 2018, Sobel & Co. employees participated in their eighth annual Day of Community Service – the culmination of months of hard work, preparation and fundraising at the firm. Each year the firm selects a nonprofit organization from the tri-state area, focusing on raising awareness ...

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“We are pleased to announce that EAC Valuations PA has joined the Sobel & Co. Valuation Practice to create Sobel Valuations LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sobel & Co.,” said Alan Sobel, managing member of the firm. “From the first time Frank Merenda, president and CEO of EAC ...

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Do you work from home? If you do, you have lots of company. The IRS indicates that 3.4 million taxpayers claim the home office deduction. You too may be eligible to take a tax deduction for a portion of your housing expenses! Remember the simple definition for a home office – it is a part of the ...

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It is amazing to note when auditing retirement plans how frequently we see that many employees either do not contribute to their plans or contribute less than $50 dollars per month.  One of the most important things participants can do is contribute to their plans early! If you wonder why this ...

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On April 26, U.S. National Economic Director Gary Cohn and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, on behalf of the Trump Administration, revealed "core principles" of the President's tax reform plan. Many of the proposals were similar to those he made on the campaign trail, including a cut in the tax ...

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As I prepared to write my monthly blog, I thought about why a blog is such a popular means of communication.  “Blog” is actually a contraction of two words – web and blog – giving an individual a platform to lead a discussion or share an information post. It is a fantastic way for people with an ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — On January 23, 2017, Kenneth M. Gibbons, CPA, CGMA, MST joined Sobel & Co. as a member of the Firm.  Ken will have a strong role in the tax practice area, leveraging the expertise he has gained over more than 20 years in the profession of accounting, tax and advisory services ...

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As we look forward to the next Sobel & Co. Nonprofit & Social Services Symposium being held on January 18, 2017, we wanted to share some ideas in advance to help you prepare for this program. This year’s topic is focused on high performing boards. We selected this as the theme for 2017 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — At the annual Sobel & Co. Nonprofit Symposium held on January 13, 2016, four panelists and moderator Sally Glick shared insights and real world experiences in three key areas that are essential to all nonprofit organizations, including Events Fund raising and donor ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Hello everyone: attached below is interesting information for you, our clients and colleagues, regarding the newly passed "Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes Act of 2015."  The Act is important for you because it extends tax deductions and tax credits that would otherwise be ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Sobel & Co. recently announced that James G. Mottola, former Special Agent in Charge of the Newark, New Jersey office of the United States Secret Service, joined the firm to serve as the Director of their Fraud and Forensic/Litigation Support Practice.   Jim brings ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the year 2000, Congress amended the Social Security Act of 1936 to allow elderly individuals to continue working by suspending their current social security benefit payments and avoiding the potential of taxation or repayment of those benefits. In effect, elderly individuals who ...

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