New England Institute of Technology Dedicates “DiSanto, Priest & Co. Patio”
On April 6th, 2018, the New England Institute of Technology unveiled their new on-campus student center. Included in the newly-built establishment is the “DiSanto, Priest & Co. Patio,” an outdoor student space dedicated to our firm. We are honored to continue a long-held tradition of academic endorsement and community support.
Kevin Kiernan, CPA, MST Joins DiSanto, Priest & Co.
Kevin Kiernan, CPA, MST, a veteran of public accounting and global taxation, joined DiSanto, Priest & Co. earlier this month to serve as the firm’s Director of International Tax. Prior to joining DiSanto, Priest & Co., Kevin led the international tax function for two U.S.-based, multi-billion-dollar multinationals where he was responsible for international tax and transfer pricing planning, compliance, financial reporting, and tax controversy. In his new role, Kevin will provide DiSanto, Priest & Co. clients with a variety of international taxation and advisory services.
Peter Gervais Named Director of Tax Planning and Compliance Department for DiSanto, Priest & Co.
DiSanto, Priest & Co. recently announced the promotion of Partner Peter Gervais, CPA, CFP®, MST to Director of the Tax Planning and Compliance Department. Earlier this month, Gervais played a key thought leadership role in the Rhode Island community when he addressed a group of more than one hundred manufacturers on how the 2017 Tax Reform will impact their businesses. Gervais also received recognition from Providence Business News as a member of their 2015 “40 under Forty” list of top Rhode Island professionals who have distinguished themselves in their careers and communities.
Tax Reform and R&D Credits: Opportunities for Manufacturers in Federal and International Taxation
Interested in how to refuel and catalyze manufacturing businesses through R&D credits? Curious how businesses can benefit from the Tax Reform? On February 20th, the Rhode Island Manufacturers Association, together with DiSanto, Priest & Co. and Anchin, Block & Anchin, LLP, discussed key business provisions contained in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, opportunities in international taxation, and ways in which manufacturing businesses could take advantage of R&D tax credits.
Arthur Lambi, Jr., CPA, MST Joins DiSanto, Priest & Co.
Arthur “Art” Lambi, Jr., CPA, MST, a 30 plus year veteran of public accounting, this week announced he will be joining DiSanto, Priest & Co, as a partner. Art’s addition to the team, which became official on January 1, 2018, serves to further strengthen DiSanto, Priest & Co.’s depth of experienced professionals – making it one of the largest New England accounting firms headquartered in Rhode Island with offices in both Warwick and Wakefield, Rhode Island.
Highlights of the New Tax Reform Law
The new tax reform law, commonly called the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (TCJA), is the biggest federal tax law overhaul in 31 years, and it has both good and bad news for taxpayers. Get the highlights of some of the most significant changes affecting individual and business taxpayers.
Markarian & Meehan, Ltd. Joins DiSanto, Priest & Co.
Markarian & Meehan, Ltd., a long established, premier tax-oriented accounting and advisory firm located in Wakefield, Rhode Island, will be joining DiSanto, Priest & Co on January 1, 2018. This merger will greatly expand and strengthen DiSanto, Priest & Co.’s position – making it one of the largest New England accounting firms headquartered in Rhode Island.
Global Growth & the Pirolli Perspective
“When the RI Society needs a seasoned, highly regarded figure to make a presentation that not only informs but inspires members on any number of topics related to the profession, we are extremely fortunate to have to look no further than DiSanto Priest & Co. Partner William A. Pirolli to be the guy.”
2017-2018 Tax Planning Guide is Now Available!
Are you paying more income tax than necessary? Everybody pays more tax than they would like, but no one should pay more than necessary. To minimize your tax liability, you need to plan carefully and take advantage of all the deductions, credits, and strategies tax law allows. This is exactly what our online tax planning guide can help you do. Once you review, contact us to talk about ways to lighten your tax burden and better achieve your financial objectives.