Michael S. Maglio



  • Thursday, September 1, 2011
  • Friday, July 1, 2011
    Editor: Please describe your background and tell us about WTAS. Toce: WTAS is one of the largest tax firms in the country, with 13 offices and over 500 tax professionals. We do tax work exclusively, and a large part of our practice is oriented toward large private and family companies and tax issues that pertain to wealthy families. Smaller public...
  • Monday, August 2, 2010
    Both in terms of tax reform (yet to be determined) and financial markets reform, alternative investment firms will face a new set of standards that will have a major impact on the firms, their principals and the investors in such funds. Hedge funds and private equity funds will be impacted by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act,...
  • Sunday, October 4, 2009
    Certainly one of the most prominent occurrences of the recent economic crisis was the unraveling of the Madoff Ponzi scheme.As a consequence, thousands of victims of Bernie Madoff's $65 billion scam, and other similarly uncovered Ponzi schemes, have been able to claim "theft losses" and get an immediate deduction on their 2008 tax returns.
  • Sunday, October 4, 2009
    Despite the predominance of healthcare reform in the current legislative activities, it is likely that the Obama administration will rekindle the attention on various tax changes once the smoke clears. One such area that received a great deal of attention several months ago involves the treatment of carried interest for private equity firms. On a global...
  • Wednesday, August 5, 2009
    One of the most contested areas of state and local tax law are the concepts of statutory residency and domicile. In the metropolitan area, the issue arises in particular when a taxpayer may live in New Jersey but also maintain a residence in New York City. This is a particularly sensitive area if the taxpayer has earned income derived from New York sources...
  • Thursday, February 1, 2007
    Editor: Would you tell our readers about Amper, Politziner & Mattia's Corporate Executive Services Group.