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By Jeffrey M. Weiner, Managing Partner, Marcum LLP
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Jeffrey M. Weiner
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Taxing Matters, Starbucks and A Fond Farewell

April 20, 2018


April 17 came and went, but it's no time for any of us to rest on our laurels. Now is the time to sit down with your tax advisors and do some serious planning. Planning is the key to making sure yo...

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Candy Crush

April 13, 2018


Necco Wafers are an American icon, manufactured since 1847. It's hard to believe, but Union soldiers consumed them during the Civil War. Admiral Richard Byrd brought 2.5 tons of them to the South P...

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Talent War

April 06, 2018


If you're waking up in the middle of the night thinking about how to attract great people to your company, you're not alone. Our new quarterly survey of middle-market CEOs (which you can download h...

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Learning Curve

March 30, 2018


If you have children or grandchildren, you know how successful Apple has been in getting its iPads and Mac laptops into the classroom. Apple's success never sat well with arch-rivals Google and Mic...

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Data Disaster

March 23, 2018


Many people think that when they post photos of their vacation in Aruba or their kids' birthday parties on Facebook, only friends and family have access. But given this week's headlines about an an...

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Future Shock

March 16, 2018


A startup called ICON just unveiled its solution to the housing scarcity around the world: 3D-printed homes. The Austin-based robotics construction company says it can create its 650-square-foot ho...

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Crime Wave

March 09, 2018


If you read the front page of yesterday's Wall Street Journal, you already know there's a tuba crime wave sweeping America. That's right. Thieves are making off with musical instruments that can we...

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Thoughtful Discourse

March 02, 2018


Last Sunday, Newsday became the latest publisher to shut down its online comments section. Newsday is the Long Island, NY, region's daily newspaper, and like most dailies, Sunday is their highest-c...

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Going for the Gold

February 23, 2018


I've tried to catch as much of the Olympics on TV as I can, which is harder said than done, since TV time is a rare luxury for me. But how can you resist the human drama, the adrenaline rush as you...

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Tragedy on the Day of Love

February 16, 2018


Wednesday morning started out as Valentine's Day usually does for most of us. In our house, Tracy and I had breakfast with Lily, Kate & Max, eating heart-shaped pancakes, exchanging Valentine's...

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Exercising Our Core

February 09, 2018


I attended the recent Leading Edge Alliance ("LEA") managing partners' conference in Las Vegas a few weeks ago. LEA is an international association of top accounting firms, of which Marcum is a fou...

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Friends

February 02, 2018


Do your kids need a "digital community"? I'm pretty sure mine don't, at least not the ones who are still in elementary school (Lilly 8, Kate 6, and Max 5). In fact, I don't want them to have one un...

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Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in this column are solely those of Jeffrey M. Weiner and do not represent those of Marcum LLP, its partners or its employees.

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