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Matthew McCullough, Tax Controversy Manager, Grassi & Co. to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Civil & Criminal Tax Controversies Event

Matthew McCullough, Tax Controversy Manager, Grassi & Co. to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Civil & Criminal Tax Controversies: How Will it Affect Your Firm in 2015 & Beyond Live Webcast

New York, NY, August 15, 2015 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Matthew McCullough, Tax Controversy Manager, Grassi & Co. will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Civil & Criminal Tax Controversies: How Will it Affect Your Firm in 2015 & Beyond.” This event is scheduled for October 9, 2015 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

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About Matthew McCullough

Matthew McCullough, EA is a Tax Controversy Manager at Grassi & Co. He works across a variety of industries including but not limited to Construction, Architecture & Engineering, Manufacturing & Distribution, Real Estate, and Not-For Profit.

Matthew is proficient in tax audits for the IRS, New York State, New Jersey, Connecticut, California, Florida, Alabama, Texas, and many others. His areas of specialty include sales tax audits, franchise tax audits, corporate tax audits, individual tax audits, Department of Labor audits, and NYSIF audits.

Prior to joining Grassi & Co., Matthew spent four years in private industry as a Tax Manager. Matthew was also in the Corporate Tax Department at a Big Four firm for five years as well. Matthew was responsible for all functions of the tax department.

Matthew is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), and the National Organization of Enrolled Agents.

Matthew received his Bachelor or Science degree in Accounting from Fairfield University. During his time at Fairfield, Matthew was a member of the Accounting Honor Society, Irish Society as well as a member of the Connecticut Society of CPAs.

Matthew enjoys giving back to his community and is the Toy 4 Tots representative for Grassi & Co.

About Grassi & Co.

Grassi & Co. is a premier professional service organization specializing in accounting, auditing, tax, technology, and business consulting services. Grassi & Co. has offices in Manhattan, Long Island and Rockland County, NY as well as Milan, Italy. Grassi & Co. has been ranked among the Top 100 largest firms in the U.S. by both INSIDE Public Accounting and Accounting Today, the Top 20 largest firms in the New York Metropolitan area by Crain’s New York Business and the Top 10 largest firms on Long Island by Long Island Business News. Grassi & Co. specializes in professional services for the Construction, Architecture & Engineering, Financial Services, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retail, Technology, Media & Telecommunication, Transportation, Not-for-Profit, and Healthcare industries, among others.

Event Synopsis:

Every organization faces the challenge of complying with the constantly changing regulatory conditions concerning taxation. Tax laws are notoriously complicated and the risk of compliance failure is high.

In a two hour, live CLE webcast, the panel of key thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the latest Civil & Criminal Tax Controversies and How They Will Affect Your Firm. Join us to discuss with some of the country’s leading attorneys and tax experts the latest federal tax initiatives, policies, regulations, and possible legislation surrounding civil and criminal tax controversies.

Key topics include:

− Civil Taxation Controversies
− Criminal Taxation Controversies
− IRS Auditing, Collection, and Appeals
− Is FATCA Cost-Effective?
− Tax-exempt Organizations
− Mitigating Civil and Criminal Tax Litigation
− Litigating Civil and Criminal Tax Controversies
− Changing Regulations
− Compliance Risks

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group, LLC was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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