June 20, 2012

Marcum LLP Launches National LGBT & Non-Traditional Family Practice Group

Marcum LLP Launches National LGBT & Non-Traditional Family Practice Group Modern Family & LGBTQ Services

Firm Seeks to Help Non-Traditional Families Navigate Fragmented and Changing Financial and Tax Regulations

New York City, NY – Marcum LLP, a leading national accounting, tax and advisory firm, today announced the formation of its national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) and Non-Traditional Family practice group. The practice was created to serve the growing needs of this broadly underserved market contending with the fragmented and changing landscape of tax and financial laws and regulations.

Marcum’s interdisciplinary group consists of professionals with more than 20 years of experience dealing with the tax and financial rules faced by LGBT couples and families, state-by-state and around the country. Additionally, this group is equipped to handle consulting services for members of the LGBT community, such as business formation, wealth transfer and other business and individual complications that may arise.

Marcum’s LGBT and Non-Traditional Family Practice group provides the following services:

Tax – Planning and Compliance

  • Individuals
  • Trusts
  • Estates
  • Family partnerships
  • Small Business Corporations
  • IRS and State Audit Representation
  • Limited Liability Corporations

Family Office

  • Family office services in an a la carte environment
    • Bill paying
    • Investment Monitoring
    • Real property Financial Management
    • Investment Monitoring/Financial Reporting
    • Medical Reimbursement and Advocacy
    • Risk Management and Insurance Review

Business Services – Assurance and Consulting

  • Audit/Review/Compilation
  • Public or Private Companies
  • Organizational Structure Review
  • Income Allocation Planning
  • Succession Planning
  • Back Office Operational Assistance
  • Forensic Services and Valuation

Marcum offers industry leading expertise across a wide range of specific areas including SEC, Alternative Investments, Retail, Manufacturing, Construction, Health Care, Technology, Governmental Entities and many others.

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is a top-ranked national accounting and advisory firm dedicated to helping entrepreneurial, middle-market companies and high net worth individuals achieve their goals. Marcum’s industry-focused practices offer deep insight and specialized services to privately held and publicly registered companies, and nonprofit and social sector organizations. The Firm also provides a full complement of technology, wealth management, and executive search and staffing services. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum has offices in major business markets across the U.S. and select international locations. #AskMarcum.