Long Island Business

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Cerini & Associates, LLP Announces Key Promotions to Drive Continued Growth and Excellence

Cerini & Associates, LLP Announces Key Promotions to Drive Continued Growth and ExcellenceContact: Kelli-Anne CeriniMarketing ManagerCerini & Associates, LLPP: 631-582-1600 ext. 401E: kacerini@cerinicpa.comBohemia, NY – January 16, 2024 – Cerini & Associates,...

Cerini Connection: Creating an Impactful Website

December 2023 Cerini Connection Topic: Creating an Impactful Website Join Ken Cerini and Simon Lewis Founder of Suffolk County Webmasters as they discuss the secrets to a successful online presence in our upcoming webinar! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new to the...

Guest Article: How to Implement Your Business’s New CSR Program: 5 Steps

The results are in: effective corporate leadership is more essential than ever before. Recent trends point to an increased need for businesses to focus on their employees’ mental health and well-being, provide upskilling opportunities, and offer flexible work...

Cerini Connection: Pay Transparency & Retaining Employees

November 2023 Cerini Connection Topic: Pay Transparency & Retaining Employees Join Ken Cerini and guests Susan Kreeger and Jill Krumholz from RealHR Solutions for our monthly webinar series helping businesses and nonprofits! The conversation delved into several...

IRS Releases Tax Brackets and Other Key Limits for 2024

On November 9, 2023 the IRS released the 2024 tax brackets, standard deduction and retirement account limits. As a result of the high inflation seen in 2023, brackets will increase by about 5.4% with similar increases seen in other limits.2024 Standard Deduction The...

Cerini Connection: Automating Your Internal Functions

October 2023 Cerini Connection Topic: Automating Your Internal Functions Join Ken Cerini and guest Albert Borghese of Cerini & Associates, LLP for our monthly webinar series helping businesses and nonprofits! They will discuss : • Seamless Integration: Discover...

IRS to Pause Employee Retention Credit (ERC) Claims – What’s Next for the IRS and for Employers?

As many have heard, on September 14, 2023 the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has taken the unprecedented step of halting the processing of new claims for the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) through at least December 31, 2023. The halt comes in response to a growing...

Risk Transfer & Understanding NYS Labor Laws with SterlingRisk

Join our webinar with seasoned insurance professionals Josh Weisberg and Michael Fleischer of SterlingRisk.

Benefits of an Automated AP Workflow – Business

Since COVID changed the way we operate, businesses are continuing to evaluate the policies, systems, and procedures implemented during the Pandemic to determine which are here to stay and where they can improve the efficiency of their workflow. During the Pandemic,...

Demystifying the Corporate Transparency Act: A Guide for Businesses

In an era where corporate transparency and accountability are paramount, the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) stands as a significant milestone in the United States’ efforts to combat money laundering, corruption, and illicit financial activities. Enacted in January...
Banking Crisis

Banking Crisis

“Like the ripples from a stone tossed into the pond from the water’s edge, the effects of our choices extend infinitely outward. Even the smallest of acts reverberates in the ears of unwritten histories.” Justin Young For Silicon Valley Bank, the nation’s 16th largest...

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NYS Employer Salary Disclosure Laws

NYS Employer Salary Disclosure Laws

New York State employers who haven’t historically provided salary information in job ads, now need to take action. New York has joined a growing number of states in imposing various requirements on employers to disclose anticipated wages to prospective employees. New...

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2023 Business Trends

2023 Business Trends

As the business world continues to evolve at a breakneck pace, keeping up with the latest trends has never been more critical. Here are some of the more significant trends shaping the economy, leadership, new technology, and staffing issues in today’s business...

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Employee Retention Tax Credit – Time is Running Out

Employee Retention Tax Credit – Time is Running Out

One of the first relief plans issued by the federal government as part of the CARES Act was the employee retention tax credit or ERTC. Since it was initially released during 2020, there have been many changes to the credit that have made it a bit more accessible for...

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Cerini Connection: Employee Benefits

Cerini Connection: Employee Benefits

February 2023 Cerini Connection Topic: Employee Benefits Ken Cerini and guest Ed Probst of Vanguard Benefits discussed: - Using Benefits to Attract & Retain Talent - Self-Insurance- Understanding the risks - Planning for rising healthcare costs. - Benefits Compliance-...

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Best Practices for Protecting Data Privacy in 2023

Best Practices for Protecting Data Privacy in 2023

1. Create a Strong Passphrase for a Password The keys to making strong password are Length (the longer the better), a mix of upper- and lower-case letters, numbers, symbols, and no references to any personal info (hence the word “phrase” rather than “word”). Make sure...

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